Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

19. Pronounce the Sixth Takbir and Stand Again

When the requirements of the second sajdah are completed, pronounce the sixth takbir and move back to the proper standing position. At this stage, one unit or rak'at of prayer is completed.

20. Repeat Steps 8 Through 18 Inclusively

Real & Wonderful Stories

Real & Wonderful Stories

Compiled by: Abdurahim bin Mizhir Almalki


     My conversion to Islam has been intellectual and emotional. My parents were both educated at the university level. My mother is a Christian convert (she was atheist), and my father has his own beliefs. My family is rather wealthy.

Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

12. Rising from Ruku’

Upon rising from the position of bowing back to the standing posture, it is preferred to loudly proclaim the following three benedictions:

1) While rising, say:

Transliteration: Sami’ Allahu-liman hamidah.

(Abu Hurairah in Ahmad, Al-Bukhari, and Muslim)

Translation: Allah hears him who praise Him.

2) Upon standing straight, say:

Controversial Questions About Islam & Comments

Prepared by: Dr. Saeed Ismaeel Sini

Application of Islamic Law And Extremism

     A wise person recognizes that the word “extreme” has relative meanings. What could be extreme to one person might be lenient to another. Even in the same country, it changes from time to time. There was a time when some American states considered capital punishment as an extreme punishment, which should be abolished from the law. But now it seems like some of these states are going back to the capital punishment.

Then how can we define extremism?

Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

9. Recite Additional Portions of the Quraan

After reciting Surah Al-Fatihah, it is Sunnah as well as mustahab[1] (recommended) to recite another Surah or selected parts or verses of the Quraan. For our purpose here, Surah Al-Kafirun, chapter 109, will be selected for further recitation.[2]