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Ruling 1163

If a person doubts whether or not he performed an act that is not a rukn, in the event that he has started to perform the next act, he must dismiss his doubt. For example, if while reciting the other surah he doubts whether or not he recited Sūrat al-Ḥamd, he must dismiss his doubt; and if he later remembers that he did not perform it, then in case he has not started to perform the next rukn, he must perform it and whatever comes after it; but, if he has started to perform the next rukn, his prayer is valid. Therefore, if, for example, while performing qunūt he remembers that he did not recite Sūrat al-Ḥamd, he must recite Sūrat al-Ḥamd and the other surah, and if he remembers this in rukūʿ, [he must continue and] his prayer is valid.