Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: How do I perform sadjah sahw? A: If a mistake which requires sajdah sahw occurs in salaah then after the tashahhud of the last rakaat, make one salaam to the right and make two sajdahs. Thereafter come back to the sitting position and recite the tashahhud etc. and complete the salaah as normal. And Allah Ta’ala… read more »
Q: While leading the jamaat, if a person misses one word from an aayat and does not correct it even after luqmah from a muqtadi, will sajdah sahw be sufficient to make the salaah valid? A: If the mistake did not cause a major change in the meaning then the salaah is valid. And Allah… read more »
Q: If a person fulfilled all his past sajdah sahw as a single sajdah instead of 2 sajdas due to ignorance of it, will qaza have to be made? A: No. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: 1. If in namaz, just before saying salaam, either my head is on the right side or left side, if I unintentionally say Allahu akbar and then say salaam, is my namaz valid? 2. If I need to do sajda-e-sahw in this situation, how do I do it? I have alraedy recited attahiyyat, durood… read more »
Q: While reciting qiraat in salaah, I missed the third aayah of Surah Naas (Ila hinnaas). The remainder of the surah was completed. 1) Should I have made a Sajdah e Sahw? 2) If Sajdah e Sahw was necessary, but was not made, should the salaah be repeated? A: The salaah is valid. Sajdah e… read more »
Q: If I recite few words of Surah Fatiha or attahiyyat after rising from first sajdah and then go back to 2nd sajdah, is my prayer valid or do I have to do sajdah-e-sahw? A: It is valid. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: I forgot to recite a surah after reciting surah faatihah in the last rakah of witr salaah. I also forgot to recite dua qunoot in it. Will it be sufficient for me to perform sajdah sahw? A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) … read more »