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    Question ID: 162583Country: India

    Title: Can women read taravih at home? As it is sunnah namaz cam we read it with normal short surah or it is compulsory to complete one parah of Quran in 20 rakats of taravih?.

    Question: Can women read taravih at home? As it is sunnah namaz cam we read it with normal short surah or it is compulsory to complete one parah of Quran in 20 rakats of taravih?.

    Answer ID: 162583Posted on: Aug 30, 2020

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1217/994/SD=9/1439)

     

    As taravih is sunnah for the males in the same way it is sunnah for women in their homes. A woman may read whatsoever surah she remembers in taravih whether big or small. She is not bound to read one Parah.

     

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India