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Question # : 5652

United Arab Emirates

Assalamu Alekum , My question is this that many people are sleeping in the Masjid, so i want to know is it Allowed to sleep in the Masjid or Not allowed ? Please send me the reply with the Refference. Shukriya!

Answer : 5652

Published on: Jul 1, 2008

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 829/730=B/1429)


A musafir and mu?takif (one who retires to a mosque with the intention of reward) can stay night in mosque. The other people should not use mosque like an inn, they should sleep in their houses. It is against the etiquettes of mosque for people to sleep there.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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