What is to be recited in the middle (first) Tashahhud in prayer: by Shaikh Muqbil Ibn Hādi Al-Wādi’ee.

Regarding the middle Tashahhud of the prayer, ‘Abdullah Ibn Mas’ood said: Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said: “When one of you sits in the prayer, let him recite: [arabic-font]التَّحِيَّاتُ… Continue reading

Reciting Sūrah Al-Fātihah behind the Imām in Prayer: Sālih Al-Fawzān and Al-Albānee

Shaikh Al-Fawzan (may Allah preserve him) stated:   The Majority of the scholars hold the position that the recital of Surah Al-Fātihah is obligatory, and… Continue reading

The Daily Prayers of a Muslim and the Ablutions (Islam 2.3)

An Introduction Muslims are obligated to pray to Allāh five set times each day. This prayer is called the Salāh. It is the second pillar… Continue reading

The Importance of Prayer in Islam and the Perils of being Negligent Regarding it

Islaam gives the highest of stations to the prayer, it has the highest of levels and greatest position after the testimony of faith (the shahaadatayn).… Continue reading

“There is no harm in praying in loose trousers.” Imaam al-Barbahaaree: Explanation of Shaikh al-Fawzaan

Imaam Abu Muhammad Al-Hasan b. `Alee b. Khalaf al-Barbahaaree (died 329H, rahimahullaah) stated in his Sharhus-Sunnah (point 37): ولا بأس بالصلاة في السراويل “And there is no harm… Continue reading

Imaam al-Barbahaaree: “Shortening the prayer on a journey is a Sunnah.” Explanation of Shaikh al-Fawzaan

In the name of Allaah, Most Merciful, Bestower of Mercy. Imaam Abu Muhammad Al-Hasan b. `Alee b. Khalaf al-Barbahaaree (died 329H, rahimahullaah) stated in his Sharhus-Sunnah (point 35):… Continue reading

Guarding & Preserving The Prayer & How To Pray In Congregation

The Five Daily Prayers Are Worth Fifty On The Scales of Good Deeds Abu Dharr (radiyallaahu `anhu) narrated regarding the Night Journey and Ascension through… Continue reading

Ahmad an-Najmee’s Kitaab at-Tawheed Chapter 4: The Call To Testify To The Fact That None Has The Right To Be Worshipped Except Allaah

“Ash-Sharh al-Moojaz al-Mumahhad li Tawheed al-Khaaliq al-Mumajjad alladhi allafahu Shaikhul-Islaam Muhammad” (The Concise, Simple and Straight-forward Explanation of the Tawheed of the Exalted Creator –… Continue reading

Delaying Fajr Prayer Deliberately Beyond Its Time: Shaikh al-Fawzaan

In the name of Allaah, the Most Merciful, the Bestower of Mercy. Delaying Fajr Prayer Deliberately Beyond Its Time: Shaikh al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullaah): Summary: In this… Continue reading

Six Authentic Modes of Dhikr After the Salaah

Six Authentic Modes of Dhikr After the Salaah Allaah’s Messenger (salallaahu alaihi wassallam) would make tasbeeh (glorify Allaah), tahmeed (praise Him) and takbeer (extol His… Continue reading