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Night Prayer and Human Body Clock - About Islam

Night Prayer and Human Body Clock

The sleep-wake cycle of the pineal gland becomes disrupted as we increasingly eat, socialize and sleep not questioning the psychological and physical effects of our pre-occupations. In trying to keep up with the schedules of the day, it becomes increasingly difficult to switch off the problems of the outside world we take home affecting domestic …

Prayer Is Better Than Sleep

Prayer Is Better Than Sleep

When young Muslims meet others for the first time and find out that they are Muslim, often one of the very first questions they ask each other is, “Do you pray?” It’s as if this is their touchstone to see if the person they have met is a real Muslim or not. Calling yourself Muslim …

most blessed time

This is the Most Blessed Time of the Day, Use it Wisely

There is a special type of barakah that happens at the early morning. A tip for some of you that the fajr time is a time when most of the people in the household are sleeping. So those mothers who are working at home, perhaps working from home with…

Will Eating and Drinking After Fajr Invalidate Fasting?

Is My Fast Invalidated If I Eat or Drink After Fajr?

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- You have done a big mistake by drinking and your mother-in-law has done a bigger one by eating and …

When to Stop Eating... Determining the Times of Fajr and Imsak

When to Stop Eating... Determining the Times of Fajr and Imsak

The following essay is an attempt to clarify the issue of al-fajr al-sadiq(the true dawn) and the cut-off point for suhur (the pre-dawn meal), in light of the Qur’an, the authentic traditions, and the sound practices of the companions, their successors, and the venerable imams and scholars. The Spirit of Ease in Shari`ah Let me …

What Is the Ideal Time of `Isha' Prayer

Do I Have to Pray Isha Before A Specific Time?

I have a confusion regarding the time period until which `Isha’ Prayer is acceptable. I believe that `Isha’ can be prayed until the adhan for Fajr is called. But I also heard recently that praying `Isha’ after midnight is not acceptable. Please, clarify this problem.

Waking Up for Fajr Prayer: Any Tips?

Waking Up for Fajr Prayer: Any Tips?

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- As for performing Fajr on time, try to sleep early so that you don’t wake up tired and fall …

6 Tips on How to Wake Up for Fajr

Be an Early Riser - 6 Tips to Wake Up For Fajr

How many times have you found yourself ‘snoozing’ your way through the Fajr prayers? How many times have you told yourself “five more minutes” and the next thing you know, the sun is up and the time for Fajr has passed?

What Are the Virtue of Staying in the Mosque after Fajr Prayer

What Are the Virtues of Staying in the Mosque after Fajr Prayer?

Wa `alaykumAs-SalamuwaRahmatullahiwaBarakatuh. 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: Whoever prays Fajr in congregation then sits remembering Allah until the sun rises, then prays tworakahs, will have a reward like that of Hajj and …



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