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Can a Muslim Pray in a Church or a Synagogue?

Can a Muslim Pray in a Church or a Synagogue?

Wa`alaykumas-salaamu warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. 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- Islam is the religion of easiness. 2- A Muslim is allowed to perform prayer in a church if he is forced to pray there. 3- …

Prophet Muhammad's Cool Personality

Prophet Muhammad's Cool Personality

Prophet Muhammad had a great deal to say on the subject of anger. In many of his sayings and traditions, Prophet Muhammad tells us to use self-control and respond to the source of our anger with a cool cognitive approach rather than a hot over-emotional response…

Bad Habits In Salah (Prayer)

When many of us pray we can fidget, look around admiring the masjid. There are so many bad habits in Salah. Here is a reminder to help us.

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

You have heard the adhan – human voices calling you to the worship of Almighty Allah, in person, online, on your adhan alarm clock and on your computer’s adhan software. You have heard the strong voice of a teenage boy, you have heard the strained voice of a gentle elderly man, and you might have yourself been inspired …

Time for Fajr Prayer

What Is the Time for Fajr Prayer?

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: Fajr time starts with the first appearance of dawn. The preferred time to pray Fajr is soon after without much …

Nurse Cassie Converted to Islam for This Incredible Reason

Nurse Cassie Converted to Islam for This Incredible Reason

I was shocked… a man who has lost all memory of his children, of his occupation, and could barely eat and drink was able to remember, not only actions of prayer but verses that were in other language. This was nothing short of incredible…

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Prostration: Why Do Muslims Debase Themselves in Prayer?

Short answer: Muslims don’t kiss the ground, we place our foreheads on it in prayer. Our dignity is found in submission to God, our Creator. In prostration, we are nearest to God. Salam (Peace) Dear Arthur, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. To answer your question let me clear up some confusion. …



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