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Summary of Fiqh #22: Desirable Acts & The Prostration of forgetfulness

Saturday 4 Feb 2017

A Summary of Islamic Fiqh – The Book of the Prayer – Lesson 22 (04/02/17)

Today we covered the Chapter:  Desirable and Permissible Acts  & The Prostration of forgetfulness

Desirable and Permissible Acts 

  • What should you do if someone walks in front of you during the prayer?
  • What is the Sutrah?
    • Can you walk in front of the Sutrah?
    • How high should it be?
    • Is it obligatory?
  • What should you do if the imam makes a mistake or gets muddle up?
  • What should you do if a snake or scorpion appears when you pray?
  • To what extent can you move or do things during the prayer?
  • How do you correct the imam?
  • How do you respond if someone gives you salaam during the prayer?
  • Can you read more than one Surah (chapter) in a single prayer?
  • Can you read less than a full surah?

The Sujood (Prostration) of forgetfulness

  • What are the 3 cases when you should perform the Prostration of Forgetfulness?
    • If you add something to the prayer
    • If You forget something
    • If you are doubtful whether you have added or forget something
  • Does it make a difference if the prayer is obligatory or voluntary?
  • What should you do when you realise you made a mistake?
  • What should you do if a mistake happens in congregation?
  • What is the ruling on one who accidentally recites Quran in Sujood or Rukoo’?
  • What if you miss a pillar of the prayer?
    • + various different scenarios
  • When should you do the Prostration of forgetfulness? Before or after the Salaam?
  • Can you still do it if you only realised your mistake after you have finished?
  • What should you do when you are in doubt?
  • What if you’re unsure you made wudhoo?


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Recorded at Alhuda Bolton on 04/02/17 and streamed live on www.SunnahRadio.Net