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Takbirs During the Days of Eid al-Adha in the Maliki School

Answered by Shaykh Rami Nsour Question: In the Maliki school, what is the legal ruling of reciting the takbirs? When do we begin reciting the takbirs and when does it end.  Also, how many times is it recited after each prayer? Answer: The takbirs (saying “Allahu Akbar”) after the obligatory prayers done during the days […]

The Eid Takbirs in the Maliki School

Answered by Shaykh Rami Nsour Question: Can you clarify the Maliki ruling on the Takbirs for the two Eids? Answer: According to the Maliki school, the Eid prayer has seven takbirs in the first unit (rak’ah) and six in the second. The hands will be raised only for the first takbir in the first rak’ah. […]

The Day of `Arafah: The 9th of Dhu’l Hijjah and the Takbirs of Eid

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: What is the significance of the 9th of Dhu’l HIjjah? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful Assalamu alaikum, The 9th of Dhu’l Hijjah is known as ‘the Day of `Arafah,’ because the pilgrims at Hajj gather at `Arafah in worship, which is one of the […]