Category Archives: Salah

Reliable Fatwas on Salah: the second pillar of Islam

Making Up Prayers (Qadha)

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Rules for Qadha Salaat
(Shaykh Ashraf Ali Thanwi)

FATWAS

Q. An Aalim says that if one has numerous Qadha Salaat, one should not perform the Sunnat Salaat. Instead of the Sunnats, Qadha should be made. He says that Qadha takes preference over Sunnat. Is this correct? Continue reading

Jumu’ah

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Rules Pertaining to Jumu’ah Salaat
(Shaykh Ashraf Ali Thanwi)

FATWAS

Q. I am a student of UNISA (University of South Africa). Exams will have to be written even on a Friday during Jumuah Salaat time. The University refuses to accommodate its Muslim students. In view of the importance of these exams, will it be permissible for the Muslim students to forgo Jumuah and perform Zuhr later? Continue reading