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Traveller Leading Friday Prayers


Salaam Alaikum

Can a traveler who is not staying for 10 days in a city he is visiting lead Juma’a prayers were most of the congregation is praying with Wajib niyat.


With salaams & duas

Mohamedraza Remtulla


Salaam Alaykum.

As per Ayatull….Sistani, a traveller praying shortened prayers can lead salaatul jumu’ah. he can also lead the ‘asr prayers and after his 2 units (rakaat)he finishes his salaah, and the others finish the remaining two units (rakaat) on their own.
the reward for congregational prayers is observed.

Kanize Zainab