What is early morning prayer called in Islam?
The Fajr prayer (Arabic: صلاة الفجر ṣalāt al-faǧr, “dawn prayer”) is one of the five mandatory salah (Islamic prayer). As an Islamic day starts at sunset, the Fajr prayer is technically the third prayer of the day.
Can I pray tahajjud at 4 am?
Though the Tahajjud can be prayed at any part of the night, if possible, it is best to pray it after midnight, especially during the last third of the night. The time two-thirds of the way between Isha and Fajr is a good time for Tahajjud.
How many Rakats are there in qiyam ul Layl?
It is a prayer consisting of 3 rakaat with two salams. You can perform 2 rakaat of Witr prayers followed by the salam, then continuing it by another one rakaat of Witr, followed by the salam.
Is it necessary to sleep to pray tahajjud?
Based on the previous discussion, you can pray Tahajjud anytime during the night on condition you pray it after waking up from sleep and before the adhan of Fajr.