What should be recited when sitting for the Tashahhud?

The Tashahhud (تَشَهُّد‎) or At-Tahiyyat (ٱلتَّحِيَّات‎) is a part of the Salah where the worshiper kneels or sits on on the left leg while keeping the right foot upright while facing the Qibla. The right hand is kept on the right thigh, with all fingers together as in a fist except the index finger which … Continue reading What should be recited when sitting for the Tashahhud?

What are Sunnah regarding sleeping and waking?

15 Pearls of Islam regarding sleeping and waking بَسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ _______________________________________________________ 1. Dust your bedding down properly before using it for sleeping to remove the insects or creatures, if there is any. 2. Recite the following supplication before sleeping: اللَّهُمَّ بِسْمِكَ أَمُوتُ وَأَحْيَا Translation: O Allah I die and live with Your name … Continue reading What are Sunnah regarding sleeping and waking?

What is the Islamic ruling on idols?

Qur’an and Sunnah rulings on polytheism and idols ﴾ بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم ﴿ Allah (سبحانه و تعالى) says: “Indeed, Allah does not forgive association with Him, but He forgives what is less than that for whom He wills. And he who associates others with Allah has certainly fabricated a tremendous sin.” [An-Nisā' 48] And Allah (سبحانه و تعالى) says: “Verily, the one who mixes partners in … Continue reading What is the Islamic ruling on idols?