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Conditions for Prayer
1. A new Muslimah is doubtful about the obligation of wearing hijab when praying 2. Is it permissible for one who is residing in a country where the days are very long to follow the timings of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for his fasting and prayers? 3. How did the Sahaabah turn around during their prayer when news reached them that the qiblah had been changed? 4. If he prayed without facing towards the qiblah because he forgot, does he have to repeat it? 5. Did ‘Umar (may Allah be pleased with him) pray in the church when he conquered Bayt al-Maqdis (Jerusalem)? 6. He works as a cleaner in a butcher shop and he is asking about the blood that gets on his clothes whilst he is working 7. It is valid for a blind person to lead the prayer and it is not makrooh 8. Ruling on praying in places frequented by dogs 9. It is permissible to have the intention of praying at the same time as the opening takbeer or before it 10. He started to pray then he saw a spot of blood on his thobe; should he interrupt his prayer? 11. She used to pray not covered properly and she did not recite al-Faatihah properly 12. A new Muslim girl fears that her family will see her praying; can she pray in the bathroom? 13. Ruling on Muslim praying in the house of a Christian 14. Is it permissible for the Muslim to stay in the house of a non-Muslim and pray there? 15. How should a traveller pray when he cannot determine the direction of the qiblah? 16. She works as a nurse on the maternity ward and she has some questions about purification and prayer 17. Ruling on offering Jumu‘ah prayer in a church where there are images or statues 18. He prayed in a direction opposite to the qiblah out of ignorance 19. Ruling on praying at home in an undershirt 20. He broke his wudoo’ in the first row and cannot go out of the mosque