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[Video] – The Correct Time for Fajr & Fasting in Europe

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The summer months always bring confusion to Muslims in high northerly latitudes. Sh Dr Haitham al-Haddad explains why astronomical Fajr is so early and the different reactions to it.

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About Shaikh (Dr) Haitham Al-Haddad

Dr. Haitham al-Haddad is a jurist and serves as a judge for the Islamic Council of Europe. He has studied the Islamic sciences for over 20 years under the tutelage of renowned scholars such as the late Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia as well as the retired Head of the Kingdom's Higher Judiciary Council. He specialises in many of the Islamic sciences and submitted his doctoral thesis on Islamic jurisprudence concerning Muslim minorities. Shaikh Haitham is highly respected having specialised knowledge in the field of fiqh, usul al-fiqh, maqasid al-shari'ah, ulum al-Qur’an, tafsir, aqidah, and fiqh al-hadith. He provides complex theories which address the role of Islamic jurisprudence within a western environment whilst also critically re-analysing the approach of Islamic jurists in forming legal rulings (ifta’) within a western socio-political context. He has many well known students most of whom are active in dawah and teaching in the West. The shaikh is an Islamic jurist (faqih) and as such is qualified to deliver verdicts as a judge under Islamic law, a role he undertakes at the Islamic Council of Europe as Islamic judge and treasurer. Dr Haitham al-Haddad also sits on various the boards of advisors for Islamic organisations, mainly in the United Kingdom but also around the world.

One comment

  1. As-salam aleikum,

    I agree with this but would appreciate advice about how to implement practically. Our local mosque prays Fajr jamat 2 hours (about 3.30am) after the start time of Fajr on the timetable (about 1.30am). Sometimes I fall asleep while waiting after eating Sehri and miss Fajr. After Taraweeh (about 11.30pm), there is not enough time to sleep without a danger of missing Sehri too.

    Any advice for this situation?

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