When Do I Recite the Ta’awwudh in Prayer?

Shaykh Abdurrahim Reasat advises when to recite the ta’awwudh in prayer, according to the Hanafi school of thought.   Question: Salamu alaikum, I am trying to bring my salah in line with Hanafi fiqh. Should I say ta’awudh (“I seek protection in Allah from shaytan, the accursed one.”) and bismillah after reciting surah al-fatiha and […]

Do Pronunciation Errors Invalidate Prayer?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salaam alaikum. I repeat my recitation during prayer to ensure I am pronouncing the surah correctly. This practice causes me to pray extremely long and exhausting prayers that give me little tranquility and happiness in my heart. Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Unintentional pronunciation errors aren’t going to […]

Should I Repeat My Qur’an and Du’a Recitations Due to Errors in Pronunciation?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I have a habit of repeating my Qur’an and du’a recitation. Should I stop worrying and just try to avoid falling into this habit moving forward? Answer: wa `alaykum assalam This is falling into baseless misgivings and needs to be avoided. This religion of ours was revealed to people […]