5 is 50

Fiqh of Salah

Ongoing Course

5 is 50: Fiqh of Salah classes are live-streamed on Sundays at 11:30 a.m. (EST)

5 is 50 . . . Fiqh of Salah - 13 classes (4 CREDITS)

Is one-fifth of your prayer being accepted? Where do you put your hands after ruku? Do men and women pray differently? Learn about every motion of the prayer with in-depth knowledge of its fiqh. Engage in live comparative fiqh discussions. Absorb the deep meanings of the words, du’aas, and dhikr used in prayer. Come out of this course confident about your prayer and enjoy living the words of the Prophet, “Pray as you have seen me pray.”

  • The meaning of salah
  • History of salah
  • The ruling of salah
  • Conditions for salah
  • How to improve focus in salah
  • Explanation of the salah movements
  • Forbidden salah times
  • Making up missed salah
  • Adornment in salah
  • Awrah in salah for men and women
  • Common mistakes in salah
  • Different types of salah
  • And much more!

Your Educator

Shaykh Zakareeya Baksh
Shaykh Zakareeya Baksh

Shaykh Zakareeya Baksh is a young and dynamic instructor, khateeb, and is our newest addition to FKAD Institute. While residing in New York City, Shaykh Zakareeya completed his memorization of the Quran in only 1 year as well as completed his traditional studies of the Arabic language in depth. He has studied and memorized many classical Arabic texts in the Arabic language including: Al-Ajroomiyyah in Arabic grammar, Kitaab At-Tawheed & Al-Usool Ath-Thalatha in Aqeedah, An-Nawawi’s 40 collection & Mandhtoomah Al-Bayqooniyyah in the sciences of Hadith, Ad-Durar Al-Bahiyyah in Fiqh, Al-Waraqaat in Usool Al-Fiqh, Tuhfatul-Atfaal in the Sciences of Tajweed as well as other classical works. He is also Graduate candidate of the FKAD ADP program for Arabic and Islamic Studies as well. Currently, Shaykh Zakareeya is the lead instructor and curriculum developer for FKAD’s Arabic 360 program and a curriculum developer for the Masjid ‘Eesa ibn Maryam Saturday Children’s Program. He currently resides in Queens, NY.

“My heart was softening to the remembrance of Allah, my personality was changing, my state of mind was being refined, my outlook on life developed further as I got to know my Creator more."

- Radiyyah Hussein

“The course drove me to be energized every week to come back and have my mind amazed as I learned how the Quran really worked."

- Hanan Aslam

"The timing of the classes are perfect for working families. Sunday mornings are a great way for spending time seeking knowledge."
- Nancy Hossain

"I had a career, a family, I tried my best to perform my obligations as a Muslim but I struggled with the “why.” One day, I walked in on a Sunday morning to taste the first class and years later walked out those same doors empowered to embrace the only path in life that matters."

- Ahmad Abdel Aziz


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