Monthly Archives: May 2016

General Islamic Principle: 15th of Shabaan, Any Significance?

Specifying the day of the 15th of Sha’baan by fasting or reciting the Qur’aan or performing naafilah prayers Question: We see some people specifying the 15th of Sha’baan with particular supplications and reciting the Qur.aan and performing naafilah prayers. So what is the correct position concerning this, and may Allaah […]

Learn What Imam Says Before Slaat(prayer)

Incase you’re not aware of what an Imam says before he starts the salah, below is a list with their translation…. 1. Istawoo (استووا): Straighten up (Sahih Muslim) 2. Tarassoo (تراصوا): pack up (Sahih Bukhari) 3. Sawwoo Sufoofakum (سووا صفوفكم): Straighten your rows (Bukhari & Muslim) 4. I’tadiloo (اعتدلوا): Up […]