Tag: Dawn Prayer صلاة الفجر

Hadith on Prayer: If people knew the excellence of prayer, they would compete in it

July 1, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If people knew the virtues in the call to prayer and the first row of prayer and that they could not get it without drawing lots, then they would surely draw lots. If they knew the virtue in joining prayer at […]

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Hadith on Qiyam Al-Layl: Night prayer is performed two raka’at after two raka’at

June 29, 2014

Ibn Umar reported: A man asked the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, about the night prayer. The Prophet said, “The night prayer is performed two by two. If you worry that dawn is approaching, then pray a single bowing as that will be your witr prayer.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 946, Sahih […]

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Hadith on Quran: Surah Al-Ikhlas is one-third and Surah Al-Kafirun is one-forth of the Quran

May 21, 2014

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Say: He is Allah the One (112:1) is equal to one third of the Quran. Say: O unbelievers (109:1) is equal to one fourth of the Quran.” The Prophet would recite these two in his bowings before the dawn prayer. […]

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Sa’eed on Sunnah: Allah will punish a man if he prays differently than the Sunnah

March 18, 2014

Sa’eed ibn Al-Musayyib reported: He saw a man praying after the rising of the sun at dawn with more than two bowings and he was excessive in his bowing and prostration, so he prohibited him. The man said, “O Abu Muhammad, will Allah punish us for praying?” Sa’eed said, “No, but he will punish you […]

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Hadith on Angels: The angels send blessings upon those who remain in prayer

September 5, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The prayer of a man in congregation is twenty five times greater than prayer in his home or shop. When he performs ablution in a good manner and leaves to the mosque only to perform prayer, then his every step will […]

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Hadith on Curses: Prohibition of cursing a specific person by name

August 29, 2013

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, raised his head from the last bowing in dawn prayer and he said, “O Allah, curse and punish this person and this person,” after he had said, “Allah listens to those who praise him. Our Lord, for you is the praise.” Then Allah revealed […]

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Hadith on Fajr: The Prophet would recite Surah Al-Kafirun and Al-Ikhlas in voluntary Sunan prayer before Fajr

August 14, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would recite in the prayer before dawn prayer the verses, “Say: O you unbelievers…” (109:1) and, “Say: He is Allah alone…” (112:1) Source: Sahih Muslim 726 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would recite shorter chapters in the day and longer chapters in Fajr prayer

August 14, 2013

Jabir ibn Samrah reported: The prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would recite in the noon prayer the verses, “By the night as it envelopes…” (92:1) and similar chapters in the afternoon prayer, but he would recite longer chapters in the morning prayer. Source: Sahih Muslim 459 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim […]

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Hadith on Quran: Recommendation to recite one part of the Quran every night

August 14, 2013

Umar ibn Al-Khattab reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever falls asleep and forgets to recite his portion of the Quran or a part of it, then if he recites it between the dawn and noon prayers it will be recorded as if he recited it during the night.” […]

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Hadith on Fajr: The Prophet would recite sixty to a hundred verses in Fajr prayer

August 14, 2013

Abu Barza Al-Aslami reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would recite between sixty and one hundred verses in the dawn prayer. Source: Sahih Muslim 461 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim عَنْ أَبِي بَرْزَةَ الْأَسْلَمِيِّ قَالَ كَانَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ يَقْرَأُ فِي الْفَجْرِ مَا بَيْنَ السِّتِّينَ […]

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