Category: Prayer (Salaat)
Fatwa#: 38157
Asked Country: Sweden

Answered Date: Apr 10,2017

Title: Sharia ruling of imaam lifting hands and making dua after fardh Salaah


What is the Sharia ruling regarding the imaam lifting hands and  making dua after fardh salaah?


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

It is permissible for the Imaam to lift his hands after salaah and make dua. It is not compulsory to do so.[1] To regard a permissible act as compulsory in Deen is Bid’ah.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Ridwaan Ibn Khalid Esmail {Kasak}

Student Darul Iftaa
Katete, Zambia 

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

[1]330/3 کفايت المفتي

فرض نماز کے بعد اجتماعی دعا کا حکم

اس طريقہ کو ضروری اور لازمی نہ سمجھا جاۓ تو مباح ہے

دار الاشاعت


العرف الشذي على الترميذى 86/1

باب ما جاء في كراهية ان يحض الامام نفسه بالدعاء

و ليعلم ان الدعاء المعمول في زماننا من الدعاء بعد الفريضة رافعين أيديهم علي الهيئة الكذائيه، لم تكن المواظبة عليه في عهده عليه الصلاة و السلام


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