When should one start Takbeer-e-Tahreema

Q: What is the اصح (most correct) opinion regarding when to start takbeer-e-tahreema? 

  1. After raising the hands
  2. While raising the hands


A: The asahh opinion is that the hands should be raised before the takbeer.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)