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7 Things to Know About Friday, the Holiest Day For Muslims

7 Things to Know About Friday, the Holiest Day For Muslims

Friday (Jumuʿah in Arabic) is the holy day for Muslims. Jumuʿah comes from the same root word as gather and congregation. On Fridays, Muslims attend a special prayer in the afternoon, the Jumuʿah prayer. The Friday prayer is a command of God…

What Are the Virtues for Reciting Surat Al-Kahf on Friday

What Are the Virtues for Reciting Surat Al-Kahf on Friday?

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: 1- Whoever readsSurat Al-Kahf on the night of Jumu`ah(Friday), will have a light that will stretch between him and the Ancient House . 2- Whoever …

10+ Hadiths about Friday

10+ Hadiths about Friday

Friday is a special day in Islam; a whole Surah of the Qur’an is named after it and various hadiths explain its merits, rituals, etiquette, do’s and don’ts. Why does Friday have this special status? What is the etiquette of going to Friday Prayer? What is the punishment of those who neglect Jumu`ah? And what …

Praying Friday Prayer before the Sun Passes the Zenith: Valid?

Praying Friday Prayer before the Sun Passes the Zenith: Valid?

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: There is nothing wrong with praying Jumu`ah (Friday Prayer) approximately one hour before the beginning of the time for Zhuhr, but to be on the …

How Friday Prayer Brought Me To Islam

How Friday Prayer Brought Me to Islam

For Musa, his religion seemed so important… How can something be more important than to have a job that helps you pay your bills? I wanted to know more about Musa’s religion. But almost twenty years ago, it was not easy…

5 Most Important Things to Do on Friday

5 Most Important Things to Do on Friday

Friday, or Jumuah, is Allah’s favorite day of the week, concentrated with endless virtue and blessings. According to the Islamic Calendar, the day of Jumuah starts right after Maghrib on Thursday and concludes with the Maghrib prayer on Friday, hence Muslims are advised to commence their worship the night prior to Friday.



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