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Going ahead of the Imaam in Salaah

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Q. Does the Salaah of a follower in Salaah become invalid if he performs Ruku or Sajdah before the Imaam? A. A follower (Muqtadi) must not precede the Imaam in Salaah and must follow the Imaam in every posture of Salaah. If a follower makes Ruku’ or Sajdah before the Imaam does so, the Salaah… read more »

Forgetting to recite Tashahhud in Salaah

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Q. If I am following the Imaam or reading Salaah alone and I did not recite the Tashhuud because of no concentration, is my Salaah valid? A. The recital of Tashahhud in Salaah is necessary (Waajib). However, if a follower did not recite the Tashahhud in Salaah whilst performing Salaah behind the Imaam, the Salaah… read more »

Forming 3 Rows (Suffs) in Janaazah Salaah

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Q. At a recent funeral, approximately thirty people were in attendance. Just before the Jannazah salah was commenced, I asked the brothers to form a minimum of three lines (SUFFS ) to which an Arab brother said something and the presiding Imaam said it was permissible to have just one or two lines. Kindly confirm… read more »