Tag: Ramadan رمضان

Al-Ghayah wal Taqrib fi al-Fiqh al-Shafi’i

February 8, 2018
Al-Ghayah wal Taqrib fi al-Fiqh al-Shafi’i

“The following is an abridged translation of Matn Abī Shujā’, also known as al-Ghāyah wal-Taqrīb.”

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Worship in the middle night of Sha’ban

April 23, 2015

“The prayer of a man individually has been done by the predecessors and there is a proof for it, so it cannot be rejected.”

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Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday in Islam

January 6, 2015

Celebrating the birthday of Prophet Muhammad is a very controversial practice in Islam on which reputable scholars disagree.

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Is jihad the sixth pillar of Islam?

August 2, 2014

“Islam is built upon five: to worship Allah and to disbelieve in what is worshiped besides him, to establish prayer, to give charity, to perform Hajj pilgrimage to the House, and to fast the month of Ramadan.”

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Manners, etiquette, and traditions for Eid

July 26, 2014

“Abdullah ibn Umar used to perform a ritual bath on the day of breaking fast before he would depart for prayer.”

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Blessings of the Night of Decree, Laylat al-Qadr

July 19, 2014

“What will make you know what is the Night of Decree? The Night of Decree is better than a thousand months.”

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How many raka’at of taraweeh prayer in Ramadan?

June 29, 2014

“The majority of scholars maintain that night prayer in Ramadan consists of twenty bowings and others said that is consists of eleven, thirteen, or thirty six bowings.”

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Did Prophet Muhammad use profanity?

August 29, 2013

“The believer does not taunt others, he does not curse others, he does not use profanity, and he does not abuse others.”

–Sunan At-Tirmidhi 1977

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Recommendation to fast six days of Shawwal after Ramadan

August 14, 2013

“Fasting Ramadan is like ten months and fasting six days of Shawwal is like two months.”

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An-Nawawi on the Hajj and Umrah Pilgrimage

August 7, 2013

“Proclaim to the people the Hajj pilgrimage.”

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