Some Details Regarding Silent Prayers and Recitation

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I have a few questions concerning regarding reciting silently in prayer. 1. Must the person offering salah be absolutely silent during these rakat? If not, what is the threshold between reciting silently and out-loud? 2. Should the person offering salah still say the Takbir out-loud when moving from one […]

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 […]