Can I Pray Sunnah Prayers Before Making up Obligatory Prayers? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, Is it permissible to pray tarawih, tahajjud, and the other sunnah prayers and then proceed to make up missed obligatory prayers? What are the sunnah prayers according to the Shafi’i school? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Making up Missed Prayers In the Shafi’i school, […]

Is There Any Basis For Moving to a Different Spot to Pray Sunna Prayers?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh In congregational prayers I noticed that after people pray their fard prayer they move to a different spot to pray their sunna prayers. Is there any basis for praying sunna prayers in a different spot? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, […]

Details Regarding Witr, Confirmed Sunna, and Non-Confirmed Sunna Prayers

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: 1 & 2. Is witr prayer 3 rakah in a row? Or do you finish with two salams and then pray one separate? 3. I read that in the 3rd and 4th rakah of the obligatory prayer one can say Subhan Allah three times instead of reciting the fatiha? […]