31 fatwas

  • Reciting "Ya Nabi Salaam ‘alayka" between 'Eed prayer and sermon Date: 31-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I pray the Eid prayer at my village's masjid. Everyone there stands up and recites "Ya Nabi Salam ‘alaika" after the prayer and before the sermon. Is that a religious innovation? What can I do to avoid the embarrassment of being the only one sitting down? .. More

  • Wearing nice clothes in 'Eed Date: 24-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykhs. If I keep a separate dress for eid and go to the masjid in it but without it being displayed, wearing an abaya and being properly covered, for the eid prayer, will I have the reward of following the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? I read the following: "It was narrated.. More

  • Missing Takbeers at beginning of 'Eed prayer Date: 12-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykhs. If I miss one or a few Takbeers (saying: Allahu Akbar) at the beginning of the Eid prayer, am I required to do something? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • No text indicates that sins are forgiven on the day of 'eid Date: 12-12-2015

    Does Allaah forgive all our wrongs in during the eid? I just want to know if Allaah forgives all our wrongs in eid or not. .. More

  • Meaning and significance of the two 'Eeds in Islam Date: 24-8-2015

    Why are 'Eed Al-Fitr and 'Eed Al-Adhha legislated in Islam? .. More

  • Why the ‘Eed Khutbah is after the prayer Date: 1-5-2015

    why does the khutbah during eid prayers are done after the prayers while in jumaah prayers are done before the prayer .. More

  • Perform ‘Eed prayer on a piece of land that could be usurped Date: 1-12-2014

    Assalamualaykum. Is it admissible to observe Namaz Eid at govt stadium playground. As the land was taken by govt. from local awqaf body on conditional bases, buttill date none of conditions were fulfiled. .. More

  • Ruling on congratulating over ‘Eed after it ends Date: 31-8-2014

    Respected Shaikh, Assalam oalaikum. My question is regarding greeting muslims borthers on the second, third or fourth day of Eid by saying Eid Mubarrak ! is allowed or Not ? As one of our muslim brother told me that it is not permissible to greet after the Eid Day as people my fast in the month of Shawal. Jazak Allah Khair. .. More

  • Questions about 'Eed Al-Adh-ha Date: 23-2-2013

    Assalaamualaykum I would be very grateful if you could please confirm the following information regarding Eid al adha and Qurbani: 1. The Messenger (pbuh) sacrificed on the tenth day of Dhul Hijjahh while he was in Medina. (Sunan Baihaqi). 2. The Messenger (pbuh) started Eid al-Adha prayer from the second year in Medina (or some say 1st year) after.. More

  • Offering 'Eed prayer in government land without permission Date: 23-1-2013

    some part of the iddgah(where idul fitre performed) has unauthorised(govt. land and permissions had not taken to make permanent boundary or made avaible for prayer).in this situation can we perform the wajib salah idul fitre and iduzzuha.give the details in the light of hadith and quran. .. More

  • Specifying the night of 'Eed with prayer Date: 6-12-2012

    Assalam-u-Alaikum: I want to ask very important problem tell me: 1) Is there any authentic hadith to make special pray 1st night of Shawwal (1st Eid ul fitr)? 2) I heard there is hadiths in against of to pray special pray in 1st night of Shawwal? 3) One scholar said this is the night of Gift from ALLAH. So, if someone have habit to pray TAHAJUD.. More

  • When and how Takbeer is recited in ‘Eed Al-Adh-ha Date: 29-11-2012

    assalamu alaikum, A jama'at in India says that reciting takbir after every congregational prayer during days of tashriq is not based on hadith. Also they say that takbeer recited during Eid day should be only "Allahu Akbar" as takbir means "Allahu Akbar" (simliar to takbir in salah) and should not be recited aloud. They are saying there are no marfoo.. More

  • Praying ‘Eed twice in two different countries Date: 30-10-2011

    As Salam Alaikum Shaikh, I am working in Qatar, I planned to go for Eid - Al-Adha next month to India. My question is I am going on Eid day here in Qatar. If I offered Eid prayer here and went to India next (Eid day in India) should I have to offer the Eid prayer there also. Please answer my question urgently. JAZAK ALLAH HU KAIR... More

  • Muslims congratulating each other after 'Eed prayer in the mosque Date: 27-12-2010

    Dear Sir, Imam of our local mosque said in this year khutba that people must not congradulate each other in the mosque as it is haram. We all must go out of the mosque and congradulate and meet each other. Second he said that asking for dua after eid khutba is also haram. Dua must be asked before khutba. Please guide me in the light of Islamic teaching.. More

  • Giving money or gifts to children on the day of ‘Eed Date: 1-11-2010

    Salaam Alaykum, What is the concept of Eidy in Islam? Juniors mostly expect money or some sort of gifts from their elders at Eid festivel. Is this belief connected with the companiions of Prophet Muhammad (Salallaahu Alaihi wa Sallam)? Jazaak ALLAHu Khair... More