Sunnats and Aadaab

August, 2013

  • 24 August

    The Faraaidh of Ghusal

    The fardh acts of ghusal are only three: 1) To gargle the mouth in such a way that water reaches everywhere. 2) To wash the nose up to the soft bone. 3) To pour water over the entire body, ensuring that no part of the body is left dry.

  • 24 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Ghusal- Part 2

    1. Do not face the qiblah. 2. Do not waste water. (Too much of water should not be used, nor should so little be used, that one is unable to wash thoroughly.) 3. Bath in such a place where no one can see you. 4. Do not talk while bathing. …

  • 24 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Ghusal- Part 1

    1. Wash both hands up to the wrists. 2. Wash the private parts. (The hands and private parts should be washed irrespective of whether there is any impurity on them or not.) 3. Thereafter, any impurity found on the rest of the body should be washed. 4. Then perform wudhu. 5. …

May, 2013

  • 23 May

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Eid – Part 2

    1. One should avoid eating anything before Eid salaah on the day of Eid ul Adha (instead the first thing one should consume should be the meat of the sacrificed animal). However on the day of Eid ul Fitr one should eat an odd number of dates or anything sweet …

  • 6 May

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Eid – Part 1

    1. To cleanse the mouth using the miswaak. [1] 2. To have a bath (ghusal). عن ابن عباس  رضي الله عنهما قال  كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم يغتسل يوم الفطر ويوم الأضحى (ابن ماجة رقم 1315) Hadhrat ibn Abbaas (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) would …

March, 2013

  • 9 March

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Jum’uah – Part 6

    1.      It is permissible for one to make duaa in one’s heart between the two khutbas. One should not raise his hands nor move his lips while making duaa. [1] عن عطاء عن ابن عباس  وابن عمر رضي الله عنهما أنهما كانا يكرهان الصلاة والكلام يوم الجمعة بعد خروج الإمام (مصنف …

February, 2013

  • 28 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Jum’uah – Part 5

    1.      One should recite surah A’ala in the first rakaat of the Jumuah salaah and surah Ghaashiya in the second rakaat. Alternatively one should recite Surah Jumuah in the first rakaat of the Jumuah salaah and Surah Munaafiqoon in the second rakaat. عن سمرة بن جندب رضي الله عنه أن …

  • 15 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Jum’uah – Part 4

    1.      To recite Durood in abundance. وعن أوس بن أوس رضي الله عنه  قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إن من أفضل أيامكم يوم الجمعة ، فأكثروا علي من الصلاة فيه ؛ فإن صلاتكم معروضة علي  )أبو داود (1/214 Hadhrat Aus bin Aus (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah …

  • 8 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Jum’uah – Part 3

    1.       To proceed early to the musjid for the Jumu’ah salaah. The earlier one goes, the greater the reward. وعن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال من اغتسل يوم الجمعة غسل الجنابة ، ثم راح في الساعة الأولى فكأنما قرب بدنة ، ومن …

  • 1 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Jum’uah – Part 2

    1.      One should  wear one’s best clothes on the day of Jum’uah. عن عبد الله بن سلام رضي الله عنه أنه سمع رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم يقول على المنبر في يوم الجمعة  ما على أحدكم لو اشترى ثوبين ليوم الجمعة سوى ثوب مهنته (ابن ماجة ص 77) …