In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful
“AL-FURQAN” (THE DISTINCTION)
Tableegh Sub-Committee, KSIMC of Peterborough
Edition Number: Five Friday 14th January 2000 / 7th Shawwal 1420
Holy Qur’an: Key Points: Explanation:
“And pray in the small We have just completed the Namaz-e-Shab is extremely
hours of the morning an Namaz-e-Shab can be prayed recommended by our
additional prayer (of anytime after midnight (the Masoomeen and has numerous
spiritual profit) for you. exact half between sunset benefits such as improving
Soon will your Lord raise and sunrise) or during the day morals, increasing livelihood,
you to a station of praise with the niyyat of qadha. clearing debts and restoring
and glory.” health as well as being an
(17:79) However, the best time to excellent companion in the
pray it is during the last hours grave. According to ahadith,
Ahadith: of the night and just before Hazrat Isa AS asked his
dawn so you can stay awake mother Bibi Maryam AS after
“(The faces of those who for Fajr prayers. she had died if she wished to
rise for Namaz-e-Shab return to the world. She
are graceful and elegant) Namaz-e-Shab consists of answered: “Yes, in order that
because they seek privacy eleven rakaat; eight (in two’s I may rise to pray in the cold,
with their Lord, Whose like Fajr) with the niyyat of wintry nights, and fast during
light is focused on their Namaz-e-Shab, a further two the hot days of summer. My
faces.” rakaat namaz of Shafa, and son, this is indeed a
finally one rakaat of Namaz- frightening path.”
(Imam Zainul Abideen AS) e-Witr.
TODAY’S MASAE’L Question
328. Wudhu is Mustahab for the Time!
Did You following purposes:
* Visiting the graves.
* Entering a mosque.
Q. After which important
* Entering the Shrines of the Holy
event in the life of the Holy
The only mustahab Prophets SWT and Imams AS
* For reading, writing, or touching the Prophet did the daily prayers
prayers which can
margin or border of the holy Qur'an, become wajib?
have Namaz-e- or for keeping it with oneself.
Jama’at are Namaz * Before going to bed for sleep.
of Istisqa (invocation It is also Mustahab that a person A. The event of Me’raj.
for rain) and Namaz already in Wudhu, should perform a Wajib namaaz was just one
fresh Wudhu for every namaz.
of Eid (mustahab in of the things revealed to the
(Taudhihul Masae’l, Ayatullah Seestani)
the Ghaibat of the Prophet during his visit to
12th Imam) the heavens.
Please recite Suratul Fateha for all the Marhumeen