Salah for a travelling female in her menses

Ṣalāh for a travelling female in her menses

Question

I have read in a book that if a woman travels whilst in the state of menstruation, her travel in the state of menstruation will not be regarded as travel for the purpose of shortening the Ṣalāh. Therefore, if she exits the state of menstruation and does not travel further, she will not shorten her Ṣalāh. Please can you shed light on this issue and outline the views of the four schools of thought.

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Travelling on Plane and performing Asr Salah at Mithl Awwal

Travelling on Plane and performing ʿAṣr Ṣalāh at Mithl Awwal

Question

I am travelling abroad and my flight departure time is before the ʿAṣr Ṣalāh time begins. However, the time for ʿAṣr Ṣalāh begins before this according to the other schools of thought based on Mithl Awwal. As it is extremely difficult on some airlines in particular to perform Ṣalāh on the plane in a standing position, is it permissible for me to perform ʿAṣr Ṣalāh before I board, otherwise it will be qaḍāʾ?

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Repeating the Salah performed on the plane seat

Repeating the Ṣalāḥ performed on the plane seat

Question

I have read your Fatwā which states that the Ṣalāh performed on the seat of a plane should be repeated. My question is that the jurists have written that Ṣalāḥ on the boat in the state of sitting is valid even if there is no excuse. Therefore, does the same not apply to Ṣalāh on the plane?

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Combining prayers according to elders of Deoband

اکابر علماء دیوبند کے نزدیک ضرورت کے وقت جمع بین الصلوتین جائز ہے یا نہیں؟

Is it permissible to combine prayers according to the elders of Deoband?

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Travelling for Umrah whilst Menstruating

Travelling for ʿUmrah whilst menstruating

Question

A sister is going for ʿUmrah tomorrow. Everything is booked but her menstruation has started. What does she do at Mīqāt? Does she wear her Iḥrām or not?

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9 Days In India – Visit to 5 States

The following is a daily account of Shaykh Yusuf Shabbir’s nine day visit to India.  The page will be updated daily. This follows a trip made to India in October 2014, details of which are available on this link: https://nawadir.org/2014/10/15/12-days-in-india-visit-to-7-states/.

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