Kuwait restricts Ramadan night time prayer in mosques
A round was despatched out on Saturday by the Ministry of Endowment and Islamic Affairs stating that Qiyam prayers can be not allowed to happen in six neighborhoods, all of that are primarily populated by expats.
All mosques in Hawally, Maidan Hawally, Jleeb Al Shuyoukh, Mahboula, Salmiya and Al Nugra are banned from performing Qiyam, a prayer service that takes place over the past 10 days of Ramadan. As for the opposite mosques, they are going to be allowed to carry Qiyam prayer however they’re restricted to half-hour and are solely open to males.
Qiyam is a voluntary prayer that’s completed over the past 10 days of Ramadan and takes place between the Ishaa (night) and Fajr (dawn) prayer. Whereas Qiyam is just not a compulsory prayer, the Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) stated, “The very best of salah after the compulsory salah, is the salah of the night time (Qiyamullail).” (Muslim).
Qiyam prayers are completed over the past 10 days of Ramadan as Laylatul Qadr (night time of energy) takes place someday over the past 10 days of Ramadan and is claimed that to be most scared night time within the Islamic calendar.
Though the precise date of Laylatul Qadr is understood, it’s believed to happen on an odd night time within the final 10 days of Ramadan. The Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) stated, “Whoever prays on Laylatul Qadr out of religion and sincerity, shall have all their previous sins forgiven,” (Bukhari and Muslim).
Since Ramadan started, mosques got the inexperienced mild to carry prayers however worshippers needed to adhere to well being measures put in place. Most notably is that Taraweh, a prayer service that takes place after night prayer, was restricted to fifteen minutes and solely males had been allowed to hope within the mosques.