Zikr of Ya Ghaus Almadad

Q: Is the zikr of ‘Yaa Ghaus Almadad’ permissible and if not is salaat permissible behind a imam who makeS this zikr in his weekly zikr program together with the salami etc while standing? What is the state of iman (faith) of the person? A. The Zikr of ‘Yaa Ghaus Almadad’ is not permissible because […]

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Moulana Rumi and Whirling Zikr

Q: Are the sufi practices of Moulana Rumi such as the whirling Zikr acceptable in Islam and can he be considered to be a Wali (saint)? A. Moulana Jalaaluddeen Rumi (Rahmatullaahi Alayh) was a Wali of a very high ranking, an Aalim and a master of Tasawwuf. To attribute the ‘whirling Zikr’ to him is […]

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Rewards for Zikr

Q: What are the rewards of zikr after the fajr and asr salaah and is it sunnah or fardh?   A: To make Zikr after Fajr and Asr is Sunnah, not Fardh. There are great rewards mentioned for Zikr during these two times. We mention some Ahaadeeth below. Rasoolullah Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) said : […]

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Rewards for Zikr

Q: What are the rewards of zikr after the fajr and asr salaah and is it sunnah or fardh?   A: To make Zikr after Fajr and Asr is Sunnah, not Fardh. There are great rewards mentioned for Zikr during these two times. We mention some Ahaadeeth below. Rasoolullah Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) said : […]

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Counting Zikr with Fingers

Q: Can you please explain the sunnat method of doing zikr with the fingers with proof? A: It is sunnat to count the tasbeehaat on one’s fingers while making thikr, whether this is done after salaah or at any other time. Hazrat Abdullah bin Amar (radhiyallahu anhu) says that he saw The Messenger of Allah […]

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Counting Zikr with Fingers

Q: Can you please explain the sunnat method of doing zikr with the fingers with proof? A: It is sunnat to count the tasbeehaat on one’s fingers while making thikr, whether this is done after salaah or at any other time. Hazrat Abdullah bin Amar (radhiyallahu anhu) says that he saw The Messenger of Allah […]

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Reciting 40 Durood in a Gathering

Q: What is the position of reciting 40 Durood in a gathering? Should a person recite it individually? Is there a Hadith that supports the fact that the Sahaaba and those after them recited Durood in their gatherings? A: It is permissible to read durood in a gathering, as it is permissible to make thikr […]

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Reciting 40 Durood in a Gathering

Q: What is the position of reciting 40 Durood in a gathering? Should a person recite it individually? Is there a Hadith that supports the fact that the Sahaaba and those after them recited Durood in their gatherings? A: It is permissible to read durood in a gathering, as it is permissible to make thikr […]

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