The World Federation One Stop Fiqh

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is saying Jumma Mubarak Bidah?


Is saying jumma mubarak a bidah? It started in recent years they didn’t say it before.


Wa alaykum salaam
Saying jumma mubarak is not bidah according to the School of Ahl al-Bayt (as). While the specific words jumma mubarak are not found in hadith reports, it is a prayer for the person to whom it is addressed and falls under the general recommendation to pray for your brothers and sisters in religion. Friday is a day of multiplied blessings and a day of worship, good deeds and good will.

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