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Tahiyyatul Masjid at home

Fatwaa ID: 824

Assalamualaikum after praying Sunnah of Fajar in the house , is it allowed to pray Thayatul masjid also

In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

No. Tahiyyatul Masjid, as the name suggests, is performed upon entering the masjid. Tahiyyatul Masjid means greeting of the masjid. It cannot be performed at home. Furthermore, in the enquired situation, once the time of Fajr comes in, a Hanafi should not perform anything but the sunnah of Fajr, followed by the fardh.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين


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