Entering and exiting the house with right foot

Entering and exiting the house with right foot

Question

I am aware that a person should enter the Masjid with his right foot and exit with his left foot, and vice versa for entering and exiting from the toilet. Is the etiquette for entering and leaving the house same as the Masjid?

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Performing Ghusl after Maghrib in the final ten nights of Ramadan

Performing Ghusl after Maghrib in the final ten nights of Ramaḍān

Question

Is it Sunnah to perform Ghusl (bath) after Maghrib Ṣalāh during the final ten nights of Ramaḍān?

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Naming New Born Baby Isa

Naming New Born Baby ʿĪsā

Question

Is it permissible to name a new born baby ʿIsā? I have heard that it is necessary to add the name Muḥammad to ʿIsā and name the child Muḥammad ʿIsā.

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Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon

Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon?

Question

Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon? I have heard someone suggest that the congregation should maintain their faces straight towards the Qiblah. Please outline the views of the four schools of thought.

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Salam before the sermon on Friday

Salām before the sermon on Friday

Question

What is the position of the four schools of thought regarding the Imam greeting the congregation and saying Salām before starting the Jumuʿah Khuṭbah?

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