Are There 2 Cycles of Sunna Prayer After the Call of Dhuhr on Friday?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Are there 2 cycles of sunna prayer after the call of dhuhr on Friday? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After […]

How Many Sunna Does One Pray Along With the Friday Prayer?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum How many sunna does one pray as part of the Friday Prayer? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah, You should pray four cycles (rak‘ats) before the Friday Prayer, and four afterwards. Consider taking the following free class at SeekersHub: Absolute Essentials of Islam: Basic Hanafi Jurisprudence (STEP). […]

Is It Obligatory to Complete a Sunna Prayer in Which My Wudu Was Broken?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum If someone breaks his wudu in a sunna or voluntary prayer is it obligatory to complete it? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Yes, it is necessary (wajib) to make up a voluntary prayer (nafila) which was started, then broken. The sunna prayer is deemed to be […]

Do I Have to Make up the Confirmed Sunna Prayers?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam alaykum, Do I have to make up the confirmed sunna prayers? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam, I hope you’re doing well, insha’Allah.. No, confirmed sunnas are not made up after their time. [Shurunbulali, Maraqi al-Falah; Ibn Abidin, Radd al-Muhtar] No Make Ups for Missed Sunnas—But the Sunna of Not […]

Is Omitting an Emphasized Sunna Sinful? I Have a Three Month-Old Baby — Mercy, Ease, and Beautiful Balance in Seeking Allah

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I have a baby of three months old who doesn’t settle easily. So it is hard for me to pray. I sometime try to do my sunnah as well but most of the time I only perform my fard prayer. Am I sinning by missing on sunnah muaqaddah which […]