shar`i question

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani answered questions about Salaat of Eidul-Fitr

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani answered question about how to perform Salaat of Eid-ul Fitr by individuals and the Prayer leader. Question: How to recite Salaat of Eidul-Fitr in congregation (Jama’ah/Jama’at)? The Grand Ayatollah Sistani: If it is performed in congregation, it is Mostahab (recommended) and according to Wajib precaution, must be with two sermons (Khotbas). Question: The sermons of Eidul-Fitr …

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Why is it that our Supplications Occasionally Remain Unanswered?

via 180 Questions Enquiries About Islam | par Ayatullah  Nasir Makarim Shirazi: Attention towards the conditions for the acceptance of prayers reveals new realities in the issue of du’a, and manifests its constructive influence. In the Islamic traditions, some of the conditions (to be taken into regard) for the purpose of acceptance of one’s prayers are as follows: In order …

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The correct ways of performing Nawafil / the Grand Ayatollah Khamenei’s Fatwa

The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei answered a question about performing Nawafil (recommended or supererogatory Salaat). Question: When performing Nafilah Salaat whilst in transport mode (car, plane, train, horseback, etc) or walking, and also when staying still and out of free will; is it possible to point to bowing (roku’a) and prostrating (Sujood), and also not face Qiblah? The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei: …

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What is the ruling if a person follows the Friday prayer leader with the intention of performing Friday Salaat thinking the prayer leader performing Friday Salaat but then it becomes clear, the prayer leader is performing Asr Salaat?

The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei answered a question about changing intention from Friday Salaat to Asr Salaat. Question: What is the ruling if a person follows the Friday prayer leader/Imam with the intention of performing Friday Salaat thinking the prayer leader performing Friday Salaat but then it becomes clear, the prayer leader is performing Asr Salaat? The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei: His/her …

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