Preferred Time for Fajar


The Book of Prayer - كتاب الصلاة.


The Timings for Prayer

Topic/Issue:1017 - Preferred Time for Fajar
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
Imam Abu Hanifawhen there is light (the beginning of daybreak)tradition of Refi is particular (khans), while the saying of the Prophet (Gods peace and blessings be upon him) "in its first appointed timing ", is general ramm), hence the former restricted the latter
They also rendered the tradition of Aisha as a report of an occasional, and not the usual, practice implying permissibility
Imam Malik,Imam Shafi,Imam Ahmaddarkness preceding light is the preferred time for ithe Prophet (God’s peace and blessings be upon him) is reported to have said, when asked about the best acts, "Prayer at its first appointed timing "
Also using this hadith
Rafi tradition is subject to interpretation, as it can be interpreted emphasizing the coming of fair and as such there is no conflict between it and the tradition of A’isha nor with the reported generality in this issue
Evidences :Hadith of Rafi ibn Khadij, Hadith of Aisha [Hide/Show]
Tags :Worship, Salah, Prayer, Timings,Fajar
Last Updated:2011-01-04

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