The Prophet and His Sunna

April 28, 2022 2 mins

Can I Go Home to Use the Bathroom While in I‘tikaf?

Answered by Shaykh Abdullah Anik Misra Question I live opposite the mosque that I intend to do i‘tikaf in. The mosque has toilets and an old shower. However, I would like to come home (literally 2 mins across the road to the mosque) to use the bathroom instead of in the mosque. Is this possible, […]
April 25, 2022 3 mins

What Is the Virtue of Salat Al-Fatih?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question What is the view of Islamic scholars on the concept of the durood called “Salat al-Fatih” and the claims about the virtues of Salat al-Fatih? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. May Allah guide us to that which pleases Him, Amin. The Salat al-Fatih […]
April 24, 2022 4 mins

Are the Marriages of the Prophet (pbuh) Historically Recorded?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Is it true that the marriages of the Prophet (may Allah bless him and give him peace), except to Sayyida Khadija (may Allah be pleased with her), are not recorded? There is no valid/concrete source to prove his marriages to them? Is it true that the Prophet (may Allah […]
April 15, 2022 2 mins

What Is the Meaning of “Peace” and “Blessings”?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question My question is about durood. I don’t understand what “صَلِّ” means. I saw it translated as “sending salutations,” which is defined as “sending greetings for arrival.” What am I asking Allah Most High to do when I say durood? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Merciful and Compassionate […]