Category: Daily
Fatwa#: 19410
Asked Country: South Africa

Answered Date: Aug 16,2011

Title: Is it necessary to make Sajdah-e-tilawat when listening to live taraweeh over the radio and an aayat of Sajdah is recited?

Question

Is it necessary to make Sajdah-e-tilawat when listening to live taraweeh over the radio and an aayat of Sajdah is recited?

Answer

Assalāmu `alaikum Warahmatullāhi Wabrakatuh,

Yes, sajdah tilawah will be wajib (compulsory) in such a case.
 
(Fatawa Mahmudiya: 7/472, 473; Fatawa Usmani: 1/497; Al-Ikhtiyaar: 1/115; Tahtawi: 484)

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Mufti Faizal Riza,
Australia.

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.
www.daruliftaa.net

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