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When Sujūd Al-Sahw Becomes Mandatory

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Answered by Shaykh Omar Subedar Question: I am a bit confused regarding Sajda Al-Sahw (Prostration for a mistake in ritual prayer). I would be grateful if you could explain the correct way of observing it. Does Sajda Al-Sahw only apply to wājibāt (obligatory matters) missed during prayers or for other things also? Answer: بِسْمِ اللَّهِ… read more »

Leaving out a fardh act in salaah

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Q: During salah, I frequently forget any fardh and due to which I do sajda e sahw, am I correct? A: If a fard act is left out e.g. ruku or one or two sajdahs, sajdah e sahw will not suffice. The salaah will not take place and will have to be repeated. And Allah Ta’ala (الله… read more »

Not reciting bismillah in salaah

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Q: 1. Is reciting bismillahir rahmanir raheem before alhamdu in namaz obligatory? If one doesn’t read bismillah before alhamdu, either in the first or second, third or 4th rakaat is their salah nullified? 2. Is reciting rabbigh firli in between sajadah obligitory? If one doesn’t recite this inbetween sajda and just says subhana rabbiyal a’ala… read more »

Making sajda sahw after every salaah

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Q: I always feel like I did a mistake in prayer so I always prostrate twice after I say salaam. While I was doing prayer today, in my mind something came that said if I prostrate, I prostrated to something other than Allah but I still prostrated. Did I commit shirk? A: Don’t pay attention to… read more »

Reciting Surah Faatihah after Tashahhud

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Q: 1. Reciting faatihah after tashahhud in second rakaat of a four rakaat salaah. Do I need to do sajda-e-sahw? 2. Reciting tashahhud after faatihah needs sajda-e-sahw? A: 1. Yes. 2. If you are referring to reading Surah Faatihah in the qiyaam position and following it with tashahhud, then sajdah sahw is compulsory. And Allah Ta’ala (الله… read more »

Making sajdah-e-sahw after salaah

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Q: Is it right to perform sajda-e-sahw if someone forgets to make it within salaah? When I remember, without reciting anything else, I just to sit down and recite attahiyyaat upto (abduhu warasuluh) then one salam on the right side then two sajdahs of sahw and then attahiyyaat, durood and dua and then 2 salaam. … read more »