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5 Times Prayers

Fajr Prayer
2 Sunnah
2 Fard

Zuhr Prayer
4 Sunnah
4 Fard
2 Sunnah

Asr Prayer
4 Fard
4 Sunnah

Maghrib Prayer
3 Fard
2 Sunnah

Isya' Prayer
4 Sunnah
4 Fard
2 Sunnah
3 Witr


Steps to Perform Prayer
wudu Wudu (as shown on the previous page)
Stand facing Kaabah, prepare mentally and emotionally that you are in front of Allah. Stand facing Kaabah, prepare mentally and emotionally that you are in front of Allah. Then make Niat (intention).To do so say it in your heart: "I intend to make a Niat (example: 4 rakaah Asr prayer) for Allah, facing Kaabah. Allah-hu-akbar."
Say Bismillah. Recite Surah Al-Fathiha Say "Bismillah hirahma niraheem". Recite Surah Al- Fathiha
Recite a Surah of your choice Recite a surah of your choice, other than Al-Fathiha or any Dua.
Do a Ruku while saying Allahhuakhbar Do a Ruku while saying "Allahhuakhbar".
Ruku is done by keeping your knees straight while bending your back (at about 90 degrees), put your hands on your knees and say "Subhana Rabial aazeemi wabihamdih" 3 times.
Then stand up straight Then stand up straight. Say "Sami'a-llahu liman hamidah", meaning 'God hears those who give thinks to Him' and immediately add "Rabbana laka-lhamd" - 'Grateful praise to You, our Lord!'
sujud: Go down on your knees and bend down so your forehead ... Go down on your knees and bend down so your forehead and nose touches the ground and your hands close to your ears.
Say Subhana Rabial a'la wabihamdih 3x. Say "Subhana Rabial a'la wabihamdih" 3x.
Stay on your knee but bring your upper body up as in sitting down Stay on your knees but bring your upper body up as in sitting down.
  Repeat step 9-11.
  Stand straight up.
  Repeat from step 4 - 13.

You are done if you were doing 2 Sunnah, 2 fard. Otherwise, repeat step 14, but don't recite any surah.
You are done if you were doing 3 fard. Other wise, repeat step 15.

Alhamdulillah, you have succesfully perform your prayer.
Well done!

If you want to pray, you also need to know some of the surahs in the Al-Quran. Don't worry, you should start with the short and easy first. Try to memorize them everyday especially early in the morning and at night before you go to sleep. Here are a list of some of the short and easy surahs for you.

Wal Asr
Al Iklas
Al Quraish
Al Fil
Al Maun
An Nasr
Al Falaq
Al Fathiha
An Nas
Al Kauther
Al Kafiroon
You must also know the At-Taahiat..


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