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    Question ID: 13038Country: India

    Title: Please let me know whether we have to recite surah fatiha behind an imam in Zohr and Asr salah.

    Question: Please let me know whether we have to recite surah fatiha behind an imam in Zohr and Asr salah.

    Answer ID: 13038

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 821/821=M/1430)

     

    Muqtadi should not recite the Quran not even Surah Fatihah behind an imam, whether the salah is silent like Zuhr and Asr or it loud:

    والمؤتم لا یقرء مطلقا ولا الفاتحۃ في السریۃ اتفاقاً (درمختار(

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India