Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.027.

Section : The legality of the Tarawih prayer.The specific prayers during the month of Ramadan, which are known as tarawih, are sunnah for both men and women, and they are to be performed after the obligatory 'isha and before the performance of the witr. They should be prayed in sets of two rak'at each. It … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.027.

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Section : The number of rak'at of Tarawih.'Aishah reported that the Prophet sallallahu alehi wasallam would not pray more than eleven rak'at during Ramadan or otherwise. This is related by the group.Ibn Khuzaimah and Ibn Hibban have recorded in their sahihs on the authority of Jabir that the Prophet prayed eight rak'at and the witr … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.027A.

Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.028.

Section : Praying tarawih in congregation.It is allowed to pray tarawih of the month of Ramadan in a congregation just as it is allowed to pray them on an individual basis. The majority of the scholars, however, prefer to pray them in congregation. The Prophet sallallahu alehi wasallam, as stated earlier, prayed tarawih in congregation … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.028.

Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.029.

Section : The recitation of the Qur'an in tarawih.There is no particular sunnah regarding the recitation during salat at-tarawih. It is related that some people of the early generations would pray with two hundred 'ayyahs or so and the people would be leaning on staffs due to the protracted standing during the salah. They would … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.029.