Hanbali Fiqh

May 8, 2022 2 mins

Can I Follow an Imam in Prayer Who Follows a Different School?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Will my Witr prayer in Ramadan after Tarawih and the eclipse prayer be valid in a congregation behind a Hanafi Imam who prays these prayers differently from the Shafi‘is? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. Thank you for your question. It is valid to pray behind […]
April 21, 2022 2 mins

Can I Join My Prayers Due to Important Needs?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question I am doing my college placement after my college course in health care and I can’t find a window of opportunity to pray Magrib in its time. I once heard there was an opinion that made it permissible. Is there any situation that allows combining prayers? Is there any […]
March 14, 2017 2 mins

Can I Get Married Through a Video Call? (Hanbali)

Answered by Shaykh Sulayman Van Ael Question: Assalam alaykum, I have met a girl online and she embraced Islam through me. We married online on a video call with a proposal and acceptance and we have fixed a dowry. Are we really married? Answer: Dear questioner about online marriage Conditions There are some conditions that […]
March 10, 2017 2 mins

Do I Have to Make up Missed Prayers During a Travel? (Hanbali)

Answered by Shaykh Sulayman Van Ael Question: Assalam alaykum, While travelling, sometimes it is impossible to offer even the shortened prayers due to the impossibility to perform wudu. Do I still have to make these prayers up? Answer: Dear questioner about making up prayers, YOU HAVE TO MAKE WUDU Before answering your question I have […]