Salah in Strange Places


What's the strangest / most awkward place you've had to pray?
 
Manager: Syed Husain Created: Nov 10
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"The earth has been made for me (and for my followers) a place for praying...therefore anyone of my followers can pray wherever the time of a prayer is due."
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Syed Husain
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Muhammad (s) was not just a social reformer but also a politician. Part of his responsibility was to consolidate power of the Muslim political entity so that Islam could spread to the world. From what...
3 months ago
Syed Husain
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I hear the word recited fine when I play it....
4 months ago
Syed Husain
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Haven't heard of it, and it doesn't sound like a hadith.But I could be wrong....
12 months ago
Bukar Idris Umar
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Mashaalah it a pleasure to be par alim  it informative and have a lot to learn on alim my Allah guide all the muslem ummah and you the people who fund alim...
1 years ago
Syed Husain
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Abrogation only pertains to laws. These verses are relating a historical event, which cannot be abrogated. Quranic exegetes (mufassirs) have different understandings pertaining to whether or not ...
1 years ago
Syed Husain
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So what's the point you're attempting to make in reference to these ayaat? You've yet to say anything significant....
1 years ago
Syed Husain
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Re: Tag assigning, click on the yellow question mark next to Tags for an explanation....
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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Why not?...
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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The definition of hadith that is typically given by the scholars of this discipline is any "saying, act, tacit approval or disapproval by the Prophet (s)".  Hence, the study of hadith b...
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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There are other ahadith (for example:  http://alim.org/library/hadith/SHM/564 ) where the Prophet (s) recommended to fast the day of 'Arafah.  In this hadith, we learn that while h...
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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One has to review all of the hadith pertaining to a subject before trying to interpret any single one.  If you look at another hadith in Bukhari about this incident ( http://alim.o...
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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See the tafsir here:  http://alim.org/library/quran/AlQuran-tafsir/TIK/24/26The ayah isn't necessarily referring to spouses....
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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فِيهِمَا  : the pronoun here is the dual form which means life was dispersed in both the heavens and the earth.  Which means Allah (swt) created life beyond our planet....
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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That's what I'm trying to explain brother.  It DOES read "rabbika".  Why do you believe it does not?...
2 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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There's no mistake.  You might be using one of the fonts that places the kasra above the letter but below the shadda as opposed to below the letter.  With these type of fonts, a fatha is abo...
2 yearss ago
Abdallah
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From the article: "Mr. Netanyahu’s office seemed eager to sound open to renewing talks even after Mr. Abbas presents his membership request letter to the United Nations. It labeled the application u...
3 yearss ago
Abdallah
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Ibn al-Qayyim (may Allaah have mercy on him) said in al-Jawaab al-Kaafi (125):  There are a number of benefits in lowering the gaze:  1 – It is obedience to the command of Allaah, which ...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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Al-Haafiz said: “This prohibition also includes all those who are struck for the purpose of hadd or ta’zeer punishments or discipline. According to the hadeeth narrated by Abu Bakrah and others, w...
3 yearss ago
Anish
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Asr is very important...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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The clicking sound doesn't happen in more recent browsers.  You should consider upgrading to a newer version of your browser (which I'm guessing is Internet Explorer)  or downloading another...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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There is probably no translation in existence which any scholar would agree with 100% of it.  The simple fact of the matter is that the Quran cannot really be translated.  Any translation is...
3 yearss ago
Jehan Jaleel
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Hadrat Abu Bakr, Umar, Usman, Ali (ra) 4 Vol. SetAuthor:Professor Masud-ul-HasanEdition:First, HardbackPublished:1982Publisher:Islamic Publications, Lahore, PakistanIs this not the  one? It looks...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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http://alim.org/library/references/ContentSourcesIt's the one by Masud-ul-Hasan...
3 yearss ago
Jehan Jaleel
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Nice history about Uthman (ra), do we know which book was used as the source? Is this the book by Ali As-Sallabe?...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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Strength of narration by whose criteria?  The scholars of hadith often didn't agree on what was weak and what was strong.  The study of history (which is essentially what the science of...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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Just wanted to note that the content here is just a republish of an existing booklet (see: alim.org/library/references/ContentSources) and not authored by the people running this site....
3 yearss ago
Abdur Rahim
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I once heard that in a khutba, the khatib quote the narration about Abdur Rahman (r) getting married and used it as an example against extravagant weddings.  The khatib pointed out that in the na...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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Br. Ali, please review my comment regarding 68:4 here [ http://alim.org/library/quran/ayah/compare/68/4 ]. I'm not convinced its grounds to reject this hadith. At best, one could say infallibility f...
3 yearss ago
Syed Husain
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“You are of the highest noble character” The definition for khuluqun adheeym given by Asad [ http://alim.org/library/quran/ayah/compare/68/4 ] is very accurate. The point regarding Isma al-Anbiyy...
3 yearss ago
Abdur Rahim
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Regarding the point about trash, I found these references from an article by a brother Abdullah Anik Misra. Not completely sure about authenticity as they are not from actual hadith collections. Als...
3 yearss ago
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