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Should I Recite Silently When I Make up the Fajr Prayer?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I often wake up late. If I want to make up the Fajr prayer after I wake up am I to recite out loud or silently? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, If and when praying alone, it is superior for men to replicate the congregational prayer by […]

Loud and Quiet Recitation in Prayer and Qur’anic Recitation

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: From what little I know, Fajr, Maghrib, and Isha are recited aloud, whereas Zuhr and Asr are recited silently. (Assuming I was praying on my own,) I’ve heard from a Shafi’i Scholar that reading loudly means with a voice that someone close to you can hear, whereas reading silently […]