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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 …

Can Friday Sermon Be Given in Languages Other Than Arabic?

Can Friday Sermon Be Given in Languages Other Than Arabic?

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: The Friday sermon (khutbah), like all Islamic rituals, has a purpose. It aims to remind the Muslims of their responsibilities, …

Reciting Surat Al-Kahf on Fridays: What Is the Correct Time?

Reciting Surat Al-Kahf on Fridays: What Is the Correct Time?

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: The time for reading Surat Al-Kahf extends from sunset on Thursday to sunset on Friday. In his response to the question,Sheikh Muhammad Saleh Al-Munajjid, a …

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 …

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 …



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