Understanding Islamic prayer rituals, this article examines Zawal time—a specific period when prayer is considered forbidden. Delve into the timings and the prohibition aspect of prayers during Zawal.
What is forbidden in Zawal time?
The Messenger of Allah (saws) forbade the believers from offering any salaah after the pre-dawn fajr prayer untill the sun has completely risen above the horizon, and when the sun is at or near its meridian (zawaal), and after the afternoon (Asr) prayer until the sun has completely set.
What not to do during zawal time?
Yes you can read the Quran and do thikr and any worship, The only Prohibition is not to do Salah ( pray ) weather Fard or Nafl during Zawal. … Yes, all ibadah is permissible except prayer (salat). Prayer is not permissible at that time except for the prayer when entering the masjid.
What is the forbidden time for prayer today?
Summary of answer Forbidden prayer times are: 1- From dawn until the sun has risen to the height of a spear; 2- When it is directly overhead at noon until it has passed its zenith; and 3- From ‘Asr prayer until the sun has set completely.
How many minutes is Zawal time?
It is in reality, a momentary period of just a few minutes. Jurists, due to caution, include few minutes from either part of it to be the prayer’s forbidden time. So Muslims avoid prayer three to five minutes approx. before noon and three to five minutes afternoon.
How long is zawal time after sunrise?
Today sunrise starts time is 06:58 AM & end time is 07:13 AM. This accurate Zawal time in Sunset helps you to know at what time its prohibited to offer prayer in Sunset.