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May, 2012

  • 31 May

    Using Masjid waqf items elswhere

    Q: Can items given to a masjid as waqf be removed and used elsewhere? A: Items given to a masjid as waqf cannot be removed and used elsewhere. شرط الواقف كنصّ الشارع (الدر المختار 4/433, البحر الرائق 5/245) وفي الدرر وقف مصحفا على أهل مسجد للقراءة إن يحصون جاز وإن …

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April, 2012

  • 10 April

    Qa`dah and Salaam for Females

    1. After the second sajdah of the second rakaat, sit in the position of qa`dah in the same manner as jalsah.[1] 2. Recite the tashahhud – attahiyyaat.[2] 3. When saying ألا إله  form a ring with the thumb and middle finger of the right hand, raise the index finger and close …

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  • 10 April

    Jalsah for Females

    1. Sit on the left buttock and place both the feet on the right side.[1] 2. Both hands should be placed on the thighs with the fingers joined together.[2] 3. Fix the gaze on the area between the lower chest and lap whilst in jalsah.[3] 4. Remain in the position …

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March, 2012

  • 31 March

    Sajdah for Females

    1. Say the takbeer and proceed into sajdah.[1] 2. Keep the back crouched when going into sajdah.[2] 3. Place the knees first on the ground, then the palms, then the nose and lastly the forehead.[3] 4. Keep the fingers tightly closed facing towards the qiblah.[4] 5. Place the palms parallel …

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  • 31 March

    Ruku and Qaumah for Females

    1. Say the takbeer and go into ruku.[1] Note: The takbeeraat-e-intiqaaliyyah (takbeer which is recited when moving from one posture to another) should be commenced as soon as one begins moving to the next posture and only be completed when one reaches that posture.[2] 2. Bend slightly to the extent that …

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