يَا أَيُّهَا النَّبِيُّ, قُلْ لأَزْوَاجِكَ وَ بَنَاتِكَ وَ نِسآءِ الْمُؤْمِنِيْنَ: يُدْنِيْنَ عَلَيْهِنَّ مِنْ جَلاَبِيْبِهِنَّ…
“O Prophet! Say to your wives, your daughters, and the women of the believers that: they should let down upon themselves their jalabib.” – Al Ahzab / 59
The definition of telekung is clothing worn by mostly a Muslim woman during their daily prayer to cover their whole body except their face. Telekung is when you wear it often if you are at home and not wearing clothing that covers your aurah because without a proper prayer outfit, one’s solat would not be accepted as the basic requirement is to be fully covered if you’re a woman.
Moreover, telekung is known as a prayer veil and woman were being told that as a women, we must cover ourselves from head to toe in lose fitting clothes in order to perform solah.
This is why Siti Khadijah produced a brand of telekung which brings people to comfort while they perform their ibadah and the most important thing it is easy to wear. Siti Khadijah also target for the comfort while doing Umrah and Hajj and not to forget, they are also a special edition telekung to bring for travel. This proves that Allah SWT has made it easy in Islam in order to perform your ibadah wherever you are.
On the other hand, Siti Khadijah Apparel stresses on your daily basis type of telekung in which the designs themselves are different than the standard ones out there.
The speciality about telekung:
“And whatsoever you spend of anything (in Allah’s Cause), He will replace it.” (34:39)
Telekung has its own unique design. It brings comfort to people and also light to perform their ibadah. The speciality about telekung.. we as a Muslim know that everywhere, especially masjid nor surau provide waqaf telekung to make ease for people to do their prayer. This shows that Allah SWT purify people’s heart to do sadaqah on telekung, to gain reward (pahala) together as the person who sadaqah gets it and equal to people who wears it. As it says in the Quran “do good and good will come to you”
Siti Khadijah encourages Muslims (woman) to cover their aurah during prayer by having a telekung product which develop ease and contentment. This shows that, Siti Khadijah gives a big pleasure in Islam and also gives a big impact in Muslims daily life.