Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah's Messenger (peace be upon him) said: “If the people knew the reward for pronouncing the Adhan and for standing in the first row (in congregational prayers) and found no other way to get that except by drawing lots they would draw lots, and if they knew the reward of the Zuhr prayer (in the early moments of its stated time) they would race for it (go early) >>>
'Abd Allah b. 'Amr (ra) reported the Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) as saying: The time of the Zuhr prayer is as along as the time of the 'Asr prayer has not come; the time of the Asr prayer is as long as the sun has not become yellow ; the time of the Maghrib prayer is as long as the twilight has not ended; the time of the Isha prayer is up to midnight; and the time of the Fajr prayer is as long as the sun has not risen. Reference : Sunan Abi Dawud 396 In-book reference : Book 2, Hadith 6 English…
Umar bin Al-Khattab (ra) reported: Messenger of Allah (saw) said, “Should anyone fall asleep at night and fail to recite his portion of the Qur’an, or a part of it, if he recites it between Fajr & Zuhr prayer, it will be recorded for him as though he had recited it during the night”. [Muslim]. Commentary: The word `Hizb’ originally means to take one’s turn for getting water from a well. Subsequently, people started using it for daily round of recitation which one adopts on his voluntarily.
Salah ad Duha - In a sound hadith ,Prophet Muhammad (saws) said every person should give sadqah for the gifts of the joints or bones between the joints which enables us to move freely.. there are 360 of those, so we need to give 360 thanks\charitable acts(sadqah)... else Perform 2 raka't salah of duha anytime after 15 min past sunrise and end time is 15 min before zuhr prayer, best time is when sun approaches the meridian. refer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QI_DBSY2ek4
Daily Hadith – 196 Narrated ‘Abdullah bin Abi Qatadah: My father said: “The Prophet (peace be upon him) uses to recite Al-Fatiha followed by another Surah in the first two rak’at of the prayer and used to recite only Al-Fatiha in the last two rak’at of the Zuhr prayer. Sometimes a verse or so was audible and he used to prolong the first rak’ah more than the second and used to do the same in the `Asr and Fajr prayers.” [Sahih Al-Bukhari, Book of Adhan (Call to Prayer), Hadith: 776]
Narrated Aisha: The Prophet (ﷺ) never missed four rak`at before the Zuhr prayer and two rak`at before the Fajr prayer. Reference : Sahih al-Bukhari 1182 In-book reference : Book Hadith 59 USC-MSA web (English) reference : Vol.
Tonight is going to be the 21th night of ramadhan! Lets do qailullah (sleep for few minutes before zuhr prayer) so that we can do qiamul lail (waking during the night time after sleeping for a while to submit ourselves to Allah). Let's chase for lail latul qadr!