Regarding Jumu’ah (Friday) Prayer. It consists of 2 Rakat mandatory Sunnah before the Arabic Khutbah and followed by 4 Rakat Sunnah after the 2 Fard Rakat and then 2 Rakat Sunnah and 2 Rakat Nafl. There are two Eid prayers in a year, Eid-ul-fitr and Eid-ul-adha.
The Jumu’ah prayer is half the Zuhr (dhuhr) prayer , for convenience, preceded by a khutbah (a sermon as a technical replacement of the two reduced rakaʿāt of the ordinary Zuhr (dhuhr) prayer ), and followed by a congregational prayer , led by the imām. This signals the start of the main two rak’at prayer of Jumu’ah.
It is not mandatory for a person to offer Friday prayers in the Mosque. The companions of the Holy Prophet (s.a.) use to offer Friday prayers where ever they were. The only requirement is that there be at least two people. If you have a brother or father at home, they can help you lead, in the privacy of your home.
Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.) has also told this activity to be beneficial. Hence, we must recite Surah Kahf on Friday to earn great blessings of Allah.
1- It is certainly permissible for women to pray the Friday (Jumu`ah) Prayer in the mosque even if it is not obligatory for them. It is a well-known fact that women used to attend prayers including that of Friday at the Prophet’s Mosque during his time.
The Juma’ah Khutba is counted as two rakats of prayer.
Prayer longs approximately 5 or 10 minutes. (two rakats). Some people also pray sunna prayer ,some other leaves mosque after prayer . Some Muslims go mosque just in time.
The religious significance The Qur’an invokes the importance of Friday as a sacred day of worship in a chapter called “Al-Jumah,” meaning the day of congregation, which is also the word for Friday in Arabic. Muslims believe Friday was chosen by God as a dedicated day of worship.
‘ So, in this crisis that we ‘re in now, which is more dangerous than wind and rain, and [most] masajid shut down, including our prayers for daily and for Jumu’ah prayers – the lesson we have from that hadith is that we can pray at home and not come to the masjid.”
It is not forbidden to perform your prayers at home . It is permissible to perform prayers at any place provided that the land on which he is performing his prayers is not usurped or ritually impure.
Friday ir in Arabic JUMMAH literally means congregation. It is a day when GOD has told every beliver to pray in congregation. Our PROPHET MUHAMMAD (PEACEBE UPON HIM) said Friday is the best day. It is the day the first human ie Adam (Peace be upon him) was created.
It contains four units (rakaʿāt) and begins after the sun reaches its zenith. On Friday , the Zuhr prayer is replaced or preceded by Friday prayer , which is obligatory for Muslim men who are above the age of puberty and meet certain requirements to pray in congregation either in a mosque or with a group of Muslims.
Ayat al-Kursi is regarded as the greatest verse of Quran according to hadith. Ubayy bin Kab said: The Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: Abu al-Mundhir, which verse of Allah’s Book that you have is greatest? I replied: Allah and His Messenger know best .
Surat Al-Kahf may be read during the night or the day of Friday . The night of Friday starts from sunset on Thursday, and the day of Friday ends at sunset. Therefore, the time for reading Surat Al-Kahf extends from sunset on Thursday to sunset on Friday .
In the Surah Al-Mu’minun (Qur’an Sura 23) verse 1 Allah SWT explains: “It is lucky (success) are those who believe that. “The verb used “aflaha”, the past tense verb and begins with the word “qod” which means affirmation, signifying a definite promise from God.