Hadith Proofs for the Hanafi Procedure of Witr

This is a collection of hadith proofs for the Hanafi method of Witr. It is divided into five sections:

The first section is on the evidences for Witr consisting of three rak‘ahs
The second is on the evidences for there being only one set of salams for Witr
The…

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Can men place their hands on the chest in Salah?

The following is an audio clip by Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed summarising the issue of whether men may place their hands on the chest in Salah by means of an analysis of the main evidences used by certain  quarters in this age.  Not one of the famous 4 Imams…

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Hanafi & Maliki Evidences for Not Raising Hands

The following is a short and succinct audio clip on the issue of why the Hanafi and vast majority of the Maliki Madhhab adherents do not raise the hands after the initial takbir in Salah. It is by Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed…

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Wa'il ibn Hujr (ra) & the Hands Below the Navel Hadith

The following audio is a short explanation of what Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed discussed in his article entitled:

 Contentions on the Ziyada to Wa’il ibn Hujr’s Narration…

28 Aug 10:00 AM 1 Read More...

Is Giving a Lecture Before Jumu’a an Innovation?

The following is a short treatise on the issue of whether or not it is permissible to give a lecture on the day of Jumu’a before the Khatib delivers the formal Khutba.  It was compiled by Shaykh Abdal Wahhab al-Mahiyya and translated by Shaykh Muntasir Zaman on his…

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