The Qunut in Witr

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Recently I was told by a scholar that if I miss dua qunoot in witr salat accidentally I can recite the dua qunoot in any position. (i.e. ruku sajdah , jalsah, etc.) And then I do not have to do sajdah sawh. Please can you elaborate.

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful


In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,


Please see the following links in answer to your question:


What if I started bowing, then returned to perform the qunut (in witr prayer)?


Qadha, Displacement of Du’a Qunoot, Qunoot Nazila


Qunut in witr prayer


The Witr Prayer: Performance & Omission of the Qunut


The Fajr Qunut: When Can It Be Recited?



SunniPath Fiqh Team


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