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April 16th, 2008 - 2:28 pm § in Kaydani/Umdah

Kaydani: Invalidators of Prayer -Pt.14

Salam, We have reached the end of the book and thus this is the last in the series of posts of this classical fiqh manual. Is this the first complete text in hanafi fiqh with a commentary in English to be posted online..? I know there are excerpts from works such as Muktasar al-Quduri and […][...]

April 16th, 2008 - 2:24 pm § in Kaydani/Umdah

Kaydani: Permissible Acts in Prayer -Pt.13

*Chapter Seven: The Permissible ActsThey are eleven in total:The general are eight:1- Looking with the corner of the eye without turning the face[1]2- Levelling the place of prostration once or twice due to a reason3- Killing a snake even if it requires handling[2]4- That there be in the mouth dirha[...]

April 16th, 2008 - 2:10 pm § in Kaydani/Umdah

Kaydani: Disliked Acts in Prayer -Pt.12

The specific are seventeen:1- the Imam waiting in the prayer for the one whose footsteps he heard[1]2- lengthening the second unit more than the first in the obligatory prayers[2]3- The Imam and follower halting at a verse regarding mercy and punishment, this applies to the munfarid in the obligator[...]

April 15th, 2008 - 5:53 pm § in Kaydani/Umdah

Kaydani: Disliked Acts in Prayer – Pt.11

*Chapter Six: Disliked acts within the prayerThey are fifty nineThe general are forty two:1- Repeating the takbir[1]2- Counting the verses and their like with the hand[2]3- Placing the hands on the hips[3]4- All that is from the behaviour of tyrants[4]5- Tanahnuh without excuse even if without lette[...]

April 15th, 2008 - 1:43 pm § in Kaydani/Umdah

Kaydani: Unlawful Acts in Prayer -Pt.10

*Chapter Five: The Unlawful Acts[1]The general are fourteen:1- Reciting the tasmiyah aloud[2]2- Reciting the amin aloud[3]3- Turning part of the face right and left[4]4- Looking towards the sky[5]5- Supporting oneself upon a pillar, or hand or similar without an excuse[6]6- Raising the hands in othe[...]