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Closing your eyes to pray

Question: I close my eyes while praying because i concentrate better. Does this nullify my prayer? Zaynab El-Kateb: It does not nullify the prayer but this is not the way

Incontinence while praying

Question: A sister has incontinence when she coughs. She is sick with cough and fever. She uses a pad to prevent soiling. Does she have to change her pad if

Forgetting the number of rakaat prayed

Question: If one forgets the number of rakaat they prayed in obligatory prayers, what is to be done? Zaynab El-Kateb If you do not remember how many rakaat you prayed,

The ruling on salat at-tasbih

Question: I would like to know about the ruling about salat-at-tasbeeh. I understand that it’s not from the Sunnah. Could you please provide an explicit explanation that can correct the

Fajr entered while I was praying witr

Question: I was praying qiyamul layl and I didn’t notice that fajr time had started. I didn’t realize it was that late, so in this case, can I finish the

Praying In A Room With A Toilet

Question: Is it allowed to pray in a big room where there is a toilet? Zaynab El-Kateb: It is prohibited to pray in a room containing a toilet except if

How to Pray Ishaa Prayer

How to Pray a 4 Rakaat Prayer (Dhuhr, Asr)

How to Pray Fajr

Are you a new Muslim and you don’t know yet how to pray fajr? Please watch this video. It’s based on the explanation of Shaikh Ibn Al-Uthaymeen, may Allah have

How to Do Islamic Prayer (According to Shaikh ibn Al-Uthaymeen’s Explanation)