Daily Islamic Rules
Daily Islamic Rules

Individual prayer simultaneous with congregational one

What is your rule regarding a person or people who come to a masjid to offer the prayers individually while prayer is being held in congregation?
Presents for a transaction
Presents for a transaction
Some companies and other quarters, be they national or international give gifts to agents or middlemen when concluding commercial deals of any sort. Since this may make the recipient lean toward favoring the donor, is it permissible to accept and have ownership of such presents?

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Determining qiblah direction
It is stated based on some books of Islamic law that the sun is exactly above the Ka‘bah on two days: the 28th of May and the 16th of July. In such a condition, is it possible to determine the direction of the qiblah by fixing a pole in the ground at the time of adhān in Mecca?
To neglect the tashahhud
An individual arrives at a masjid when the congregational prayer is in its second rak‘ah. Due to his ignorance of Islamic rules, he does not perform the tashahhud obligatory for him in the following rak‘ah. Is his prayer correct or not?