Conditions for Salaah

CONDITIONS THAT MUST BE OBSERVED BEFORE ONE PERFORMS SALAAH

  1. To make Wudhu (Ablution) if necessary.
  2. To make Ghusl (Bath) if necessary.
  3. Taharat (cleanliness) of body and dress.
  4. Taharat (cleanliness) of place.
  5. Facing towards the Qiblah.
  6. Covering of the Satr (private parts).
  7. Niyyat (intention) for Salaah.
  8. Performing Salaah at the Prescribed times.

* If any one of these conditions is omitted, Salaah will not be accepted.

Notes:
• A males’s satr is from the navel to the knee (including knee).
• And a female’s satr is her entire body except her face and hands to the wrist.
• Taharah (cleanliness) means one’s body should be free from all Najaasat. (Filth and Impurities).
• There are two types of Najaasat. One Haqeeqi, the other Hukmi.
• One should face towards the Ka’bah Sharif when performing Salaah..
Salaah is compulsory five times daily.