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Is It Permissible to Make Sujud After Prayer?

Is It Permissible to Make Sujud After 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: However, it has not been reported, either in the Quran or in the Sunnah, that a Muslim needs to prostrate (make sujud) after …

Any Benefits of Muslim “Earthing” Prostration

Any Benefits of Muslim "Earthing" Prostration?

Prostration is the placement of the body in a reverentially or submissively prone position as a gesture. Typically prostration is distinguished from the lesser acts of bowing or kneeling by involving a part of the body above the knee touching the ground, especially the hands.

Does Raising Fingertips in Sujud Invalidate Prayer

Does Raising Fingertips in Sujud Invalidate 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: Raising one’s fingertips while in sujud (prostration) doesn’t invalidate the prayer. However, a worshiper is recommended to prostrate with all sujud organs. Responding …

Making Duaa from the Qur'an During Sujud: OK?

Making Duaa from the Qur'an During Sujud: OK?

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: In sujud, a Muslim is recommended to make duaa  to Allah Almighty. One may say duaa that is based on Qur’anic …

How to Have Khushu' (Humble Submission) in Prayer

How to Have Khushu' (Humble Submission) in Prayer?

Short Answer: To get into a state of true presence in the prayer follow these 5 tips: Pay attention to the Qur’an you’re reading, recite and ponder deeply on Surat Al Fatihah, make dua in prostration or after your prayer, diversify the surahs you recite in prayer and confide in Allah (SWT) like you confide …

Is It Necessary for Women to Lift Elbows when Prostrating?

Is It Necessary for Women to Lift Elbows when Prostrating?

Salam Dear Sister, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Initially according to Shariah, there is no different way of praying for women. Both men and women pray alike as far as postures are concerned since there is no mention in hadith that they should be praying differently. We read in …



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