Things in which it's necessary to follow the Imam
Things in which it's necessary to follow the Imam

Book:

The Book of Prayer - كتاب الصلاة.

Chapter:

The Congregational prayers and the Conditions of Imama

Section:Things in which it's necessary to follow the Imam
Topic/Issue:1530 - Things in which it's necessary to follow the Imam --
Agreement:Jurists agreed that it is obligatory on the follower to follow the imam in all of his utterances and acts, except in reciting the words, "Sami 'Allahuliman Hamidah."
Opinions:
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
Imam Malik,Imam Abu HanifaThe imam pronounces only these words (sami'a Allahu liman hamida) when he raises his head after bowing, and the follower, then, pronounces only the words "rabband wa lak'al- hamd'Narration of Anas. This belongs to the category of the implication of the text (dalil al- khitab) for it assigns to the unexpressed case a hukm opposite that of the expressed case
Others:
Some juristImam and the follower both say "sami'a Allahu liman hamidah rabbana wa lak'al- hamd", and that the follower follows the imam repeating with him as in the case of takbirNarration of Ibn Umar
Evidences :Hadith of Anas, Hadith of Ibn Umar [Hide/Show]
Tags :Worship, Salah, Prayer, Congregation, Imama, Follower
References:1[pg:167]
Last Updated:2011-04-22

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