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The Prayer for Seeking Rain

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: How does a Hanafi Imam lead and perform Salat al-Istisqa’? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and spirits, insha’Allah. According the founder of the Hanafi school, and the massly transmitted narrations (dhahir al-riwaya), there is no sunna prayer […]

Can You Make the Prayer for Rain (Salat al-Istisqa’) for a Country You Don’t Live In?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: Can salatul-istisqa be made for a country one does not reside in? For example, a person in Canada making a prayer for Somalia. Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, I pray this finds you in the best of health and states. In the Hanafi school, the Prayer for Rain […]