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Reading from the Mushaf in Prayer When You Memorized the Verses

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: السلام عليكم I understand the ruling in the Hanafi Madhhab that one may not read from a mushaf in the prayer. It is also my understanding that it is permissible to pray with an open mushaf, without holding it, in order to assist with a word or two, as […]

Can New Muslims Hold the Qur’an and Recite from It During Prayer?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is it allowed for those who are recent reverts (or not hafiz), to hold the Quran in their hands and recite it from there in Salat? Are there different rulings for this between fardh & nawafil salah? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful Walaikum assalam, […]

Praying Supererogatory Prayers Holding the Qur’an

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I would like to know if you can hold the Quran while praying nafl prayers? Is it permissible if you want to read for along time? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate Walaikum assalam, It is not permitted to carry the Qur’an and look at […]