The Book of Prayer - كتاب الصلاة.
Prostrations of the Quran
|Topic/Issue:||1952 - Total Number of Prostrations|
|Imam Malik||Eleven prostrations that do not include
anything from the Mufassal surahs||Relied on the practice of the jurist of Medina.
For Mufassal surahs, they followed the narration of Ibn Abbas|
|Imam Shafi||14 prostrations||Three of these are in
the Mufassal surahs, that is, in al- Inshigaq, al -Najm, and al-Alaq, but he did
not believe that there was a prostration in Sad, the occasion there, in his view,
being that of thankfulness. based on the narration of Abu Said
They decided on the basis of what has been
established from the Prophet (Gods peace and blessings be upon him) about the prostrations in al-Inshigaq, al- Alaq, and al -Najm. This has been recorded by Muslim.
Abu Umar said
that narration of Ibn Abbas is a munkar (inconsistent) tradition, as Au Hurayra who has related
the prostrations of the Prophet in the Mufassal srirahs did not become a
Companion of the Prophet (Gods peace and blessings be upon him) except in
Medina. Trustworthy narrators have related from him "that the Prophet
(God’s peace and blessings be upon him) prostrated in al- Najm "
|Imam Ahmad||15 prostrations||Adding a second one in al -Hajj and including the prostration in Sad.
He declared the
tradition of Uqba ibn Amir from the Prophet (Gods peace and blessings be
upon him) as authentic, and in which he said, 'In al -Hajj there are two
|Imam Abu Hanifa||12 Prostrations||Relied on analogy. They maintained that the prostrations that they agreed upon were found to
be expressed in the form of a report and these were the prostrations in
Araf, al -Nahl, al -Raad, al Isra, Maryam, the first occasion in al -Hajj, al-
Furqan, al -Naml, and al -Sajda and this made it necessary to link with them the remaining prostrations expressed in the form of reports, which are in Sad
and alInshiqaq. The three that occur in the form of a command were dropped,
and these occur in al -Najm, the second occasion in al -Hajj, and in al-Alaq.|
|Evidences :||Hadith of Abu Said, 2 - Sunan Abi Dawud [# 1398] [Hide/Show]|
|Tags :||Worship, Salah, Prayer,Prostration, Quran,total,15,14,11|
|Last Updated:||2011-01-27 |
<< Back to List of Issues
|Please Help Us Spread the Word. Press LIKE.|