Archive for May, 2020

Praying 2 Rak’at Sunnah of Fajr when the Jam’at is in Progress

1. Introduction
There is well known khilaf among the jurists (fuqaha) as to praying the two rak’at sunnah salah of fajr while the congregational obligatory salah has started.

Al-Shafi’i said that if the prescribed prayer has commenced he is not to offer the two rak’as inside…

30 May 1:00 PM 9 Read More...

On Imam Abu Hanifah being the Most Learned of his Time

On Imam Abu Hanifah being the Most Learned of his Time
by Shaykh Zafar Ahmad ‘Uthmani (d. 1974)

Translated by Shaykh Zameelur Rahman
Hafiz al-Sam‘ani said in al-Ansab under the biography of Imam Abu Hanifah:

He occupied himself in seeking knowledge, and he excelled therein until he…

26 May 12:00 PM 1 Read More...

Lecture: Tarawih Why 20 Rak’ats & Not 8?

TarawihWhy 20 Rak’ats & Not 8?By Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed

Presenting Evidences & Establishing Twenty Rak’ats Tarawih as The Sunnah & Not Eight

This lecture in over 2 hours took place at As-Subah Academy in London, April 2019.

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following are the…

04 May 2:00 PM 0 Read More...

Is Taraweeh 8 or 20 rak’ats according to some Hanafi ‘Ulama or not?

Is Taraweeh 8 or 20 rak’ats according to some Hanafi ‘Ulama or not?
 

A refutation of Abdul Jalil Samrodi ‘al-Salafi’ and his  followers from the ‘Ahle Hadith’ sect on the Rak’ats of Taraweeh by the late Mufti Sayyid Abdur Rahim Lajpuri of India.

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01 May 11:00 PM 0 Read More...