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Can I Use My Cell Phone During Itikaf?

Can I Use My Cell Phone During Itikaf?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All thanks and praise are due to Allah and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- A person observing itikaf is recommended to forget about the allurements of this world and never occupy himself with it. 2- Using the cell phone should be limited …

Can Women Perform Itikaf?

Can Women Perform Itikaf?

Wa `alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh.  In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: It is permissible for women to observe itikaf. It is reported that the Prophet’s wives (may Allah be pleased with them) …

Itikaf: Are all Mosques Proper?

Itikaf: Are all Mosques Proper?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Itikaf is valid in any mosque in which the five prayers are held and which has a congregation. Dealing with the …

Does Wet Dream Vitiate Itikaf?

Does Wet Dream Vitiate Itikaf?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- Muslim jurists maintain that wet dream does not vitiate itikaf, just as it does not invalidate fasting, for the Prophet …

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I’tikaf Through Woman’s Eyes

When the last 10 nights of Ramadan approach, Muslim men around the world prepare for I’tikaf – a time of seclusion, prayer and meditation in the masjid. It is a truly blessed time that any Muslim would be honored to participate in. Separation from worldly stresses and distractions to focus solely upon Allah; who could …

Last Days of Ramadan - Seek Solitude at its End

Last Days of Ramadan - Seek Solitude at its End

Try to “switch off”. Tell yourself that these last nights of Ramadan come just once a year, whereas our distractive online conversations, comments, status updates and information sharing go on for the rest of it. Snap yourself away from your latest online friends’ updates…

What Is the Significance of Itikaf?

What Is the Significance of Itikaf?

Wa`alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- The idea behind itikaf is to exhort Muslims to devote themselves exclusively to prayer and devotion at least for a few days during the year in …

10 Fatwas About I`tikaf

10 Fatwas About Itikaf

During the last 10 days of Ramadan, many Muslims perform Itikaf, which is a very beautiful experience. Itikaf means to dedicate time for spiritual seclusion in the Mosque. You spend time praying, reading Quran and remembering Allah in the mosque’s pure and spiritual atmosphere. In this folder, we bring for you 10 fatwas about different aspects …



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