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tashahhud

Recitation behind imam

1- if i join imam as a late comer do i have to recite fatiha or stay quite ??? If i dont recite fatiha is my prayer is valid ??? 2- if i complete my ist and last tashud before imam can i remain be silent or do zikar ?? If i remain silent is my prayer is valid ?? 3- if...

Darood and dua

1- in last tashud if i recite dua first and than darood is my prayer is valid ?? 2- reciting darood in last tashud is sunnah aur obligatory ?? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Although it is better to first recite the Durud and then the Dua...

I Made a Mistake with an Obligation. (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: Is my prayer invalid if I forget or ignorantly make a mistake with an obligation of the prayer?A: The obligations of prayer include the takbīrs to move, tasmī, taḥmīd; the first tasbīḥah in bowing and prostration, “My Lord forgive me” between the two prostrations...

Forgetting to perform Sajdah Sahw in Salaah

Q. If a person made both Salaams and finished Salaah and then remembers that he forgot to make Sajdah Sahw which was necessary, does he have to repeat the entire Salaah? A.The procedure of performing Sajdah Sahw is as follows: In the last sitting posture of Salaah,...

Forgetting to recite Tashahhud in Salaah

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...

FAJR SUNNATS WHILST JAMAAT HAS COMMENCED

Question: what should I do if I did not perform my Fajr Sunnats and upon reaching the Masjid, the congregational Salaat commenced? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Making second salaam before the Imaam.

Question: If a person makes the second salaam before the Imaam, will the Salaah be complete or will the Salaah have to be repeated?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. If the Muqtadi...