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Takbīr al-Tashrīq in Detail

By Mawlana Nabeel Valli Edited by IlmGate The Meaning of the Takbīrāt of Tashrīq Takbīr means “to proclaim the greatness of Allāh.” [1] Tashrīq literally means “to cut and dry strips of meat in the sun.”[2] It was the practice…

Is the Friday Prayer Obligatory After the Eid Prayer?

By ‘Allamah Ibn Rushd al-Qurtubi Translated by Mawlana Hamzah Wald Maqbul A Translation From the Bidayat al-Mujtahid of Ibn Rushd al-Hafid al-Qurtubi, An Authoritative Manual on the Fiqh of the Four Madhhabs and the People of the Sunnah. [The people of…

Solar and Lunar Eclipses – Guidelines from the Sunnah

By Mawlana Ismail Dawoodjee Edited by IlmGate In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. A solar eclipse took place during the golden era of the Messenger of Allah ﷺ. Consider the following hadith: عَنِ الْمُغِيرَةِ بْنِ…

Procedure of Eid Salaah – Proofs According to the Hanafi School

By Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed Hadith One: A Sahih Marfoo‘ Hadith Near the end of his Sharh Ma‘ani al-Athar (2:371, Maktabah Haqqaniyyah), Imam al-Tahawi (d. 321 H) narrates: علي بن عبد الرحمن ويحيى بن عثمان قد حدثانا قالا:…

When Does a Latecomer Stand to Complete the Missed Rakāts?

By Mawlana Muhammad ibn Suleman Chothia In collaboration with Mufti Muhammad Mahdi Question: If a person missed a rak’ah or rak’āts of fard salāh, should a person stand up to complete his salāh after the first or second salām of…