Standing Next to the Imam (Hanbali Fiqh)

Answered according to Hanbali Fiqh by
Q: When praying alone with the Imam, where should I stand?
A: You must stand to the right of the Imam. In al-Mubdi’, the author said that it is preferable to stand a little behind (on the right of) the Imam out of respect for the position and for fear that you may move up.

Source: Sharh al-Muntaha

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