What is the definition of MAGRIB. How does one figure out what is the right time of Magrib prayers?
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What is the definition of MAGRIB. How does one figure out what is the right time of Magrib prayers. Some communities like the bohras pray magrib prayer earlier than others.
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Definition of Maghrib
In the name of Allah, We praise Him, seek His help and ask for His forgiveness. Whoever Allah guides none can misguide, and whoever He allows to fall astray, none can guide them aright. We bear witness that there is no one (no idol, no person, no grave, no prophet, no imam, no dai, nobody!) worthy of worship but Allah Alone, and we bear witness that Muhammad (saws) is His slave-servant and the seal of His Messengers.
The literal meaning of the word magrib would mean the place or time when the sun sets.
The time for magrib prayers starts immediately after the sun has completely set.
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