Did Abu Talib pass away in the state of belief

Did Abū Ṭālib pass away in the state of belief?

Question

Is there any evidence that Abu Ṭālib passed away in the state of belief?

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Dua after fourth takbir in Janazah Salah

Duʿāʾ after fourth takbīr in Janāzah Ṣalāh

Question

Is it true that it is mustaḥab to read a duʿāʾ after the fourth takbīr in Janāzah Ṣalāh? Please outline the views of all four schools of thought.

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Makkah Graveyard Queries

Makkah Graveyard Queries

Question

How do you pronounce the name of the graveyard in Makkah, is it Muʿallā, Maʿallah, or Maʿlāt? Is there a reason behind this name? What is the significance of this graveyard?

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Performed Dhuhr Salah but did not know time had finished

Performed Dhuhr Ṣalāh but did not know time had finished

Question

I made intention of performing Dhuhr Ṣalāh today and after performing it, found out later that the time of Dhuhr Ṣalāh had already finished and ʿAṣr Ṣalāh time had begun. Do I have to repeat my Dhuhr Ṣalāh?

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Is Madd Munfasil necessary

Is Madd Munfaṣil necessary?

Question

I teach some Ḥifẓ students who recite 2-3 Juzʾ of the Qurʾān to me daily. Is it permissible if I allow them to make qaṣr in madd munfaṣil?

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