This answer was collected from DarulIftaBirmingham.co.uk, which is run under the supervision of Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah from the United Kingdom.
Question: How does a Muqtadi (follower) complete his Salaat in congregation if the Imam is a Musafir (traveler according to Shariah)? And he performs the first 2 rakaat in Zuhr prayers following the Imam. Does the Muqtadi recite Surah Fatiha in the other 2 rakaat silently moving lips? Jaza Kallah. Answer: In the Name… read more »
Q: 1. Can a Hanafi perform asr salaah in the Shaafi asr time if leaving for a journey or while traveling? 2. If permissible, do I have to be traveling the safar distance? A: 1. Yes. 2. Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: I stay in Durban but my parents stay in Newcastle. Every school holiday I go to visit them for about 2 weeks. Will I be considered a musafir when I am in Newcastle? A: Yes, if it is not your residence, rather it is just your parents’ home. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows… read more »
Q: If a person sets out on a journey to a certain place. There are two different routes that he can take to reach his destination. The first route is less than 78km while the second route is more than 78km. Will such a person be considered a musaafir if he takes any of the two… read more »