When Should I Pray the Asr Prayer When My Local Mosque Is Following the Earlier Time?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question:Assalam, ‘aleykum. I’m a Hanafi currently in Egypt. Should I still pray Asr in the mosque before the Hanafi time comes in or should I pray by myself when the Hanafi time comes in? Answer: Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, This is permissible, as the earlier Asr time is a sound […]

Should I Repeat Wudu If My Forearms Get Dry Before Washing My Feet?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:As salaamu alaykum, Should I repeat wudu if my forearms get dry before washing my feet? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, I pray this finds you in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. Washing the subsequent limb before the previous one dries is a confirmed sunna. However, if […]

What Is the Ruling Regarding Accidentally Consuming Haram Food?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:As salaamu alaykum, We have falsely assumed that vitamin tablets were okay because they do not have a gelatine capsule. But they contain vitamins derived from pork gelatine. What should we do? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, I pray this finds you in the best of health and faith, […]

Does Leaving the Recitation of the Basmala Before Reciting the Fatiha Invalidate My Prayer?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam alaikum, Does living the recitation of the basmala before reciting the fatiha invalidate my prayer? Answer: Walaikum assalam, I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. Reciting the basmala (bismi’l Llahi’r Rahmani’r Rahim) before reciting the Fatiha is an emphasized sunna action of the […]

What Is the Minimum Number of Verses Which Need to Be Recited in a Voluntary Prayer? What Should I Do When I Have Recited Surah Al Nas in the First Cycle of Prayer?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum, 1. What is the minimum number of verses which need to be recited in a voluntary prayer? 2. If by mistake Surah al-Nas is recited in the first cycle of a 2 cycles prayer then which Surah should I recite in the second cycle? Answer: Wa alaikum […]