Category Fiqh

Is it permissible for a pregnant woman who fears miscarriage to pray sitting?

Is it permissible for a pregnant woman who fears miscarriage to pray sitting? By Shaykh Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Umm Yahya   Muhammad Nasir- Deen Al-Albaani (d.1420A.H) -Rahimullaah- was asked: Questioner: Is it permissible for a pregnant woman who fears miscarriage to pray sitting? Shaykh Al-Albaani answered: ‘Yes, it is allowed.’ Comments: ‘Amr […]

Not Raising the Hands to Supplicate After the Obligatory Prayer

Not Raising the Hands to Supplicate After the Obligatory Prayer Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya   ‘The people of knowledge explained that it is not legislated to raise the hands in Dua’ after completing the obligatory prayer, and that it opposes the guidance of the Prophet –sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam.   Ibn al-Haaj -Rahimullaah- said: […]

Some Ahadeeth Regarding Fasting

Some Ahadeeth Regarding Fasting Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya   a) From Abi Umamah –Radi Allaahu anhu– from the Prophet –sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam– who said: ‘Allaah frees slaves at the time of every Iftaar.’ [Collected by Ahmad, Tabraani, al-Bayhaqi and Al-Albaani declared it Hasan Saheeh in ‘Saheeh Targheeb wa Tarheeb’ 1/1001]   b) From […]

Drinking standing up

Drinking standing up Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya No. 175  – From Abu Huraira who said: the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘One of you should not dare drink standing up.’ In another wording: From Abu Huraira said: […]

Benefits From al-Istikharah Prayer

Benefits From al-Istikharah Prayer Compiled & translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Jabir bin Abdullaah –RadhiAllaahu anhu- said the Messenger of Allaah –sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam– used to teach us al-Istikharah (a prayer said for seeking blessings in carrying out a decision) for all matters, just like he used to teach us a chapter from the […]