The Congregational Prayer is one of the most important outward manifestations of Islam. Prayer is of extreme importance to the well-being of a person’s religion. But prayer in Islam is more than just an individual spiritual experience. It is mean to be performed in a congregation - the foundation of a Muslim society as a whole.
In this work, Dr al-Sadlaan has done an excellent job of discussing the most important fiqh topics related to the Congregational Prayer. The following topics are covered in this work, the wisdom behind Congregational Prayer, the place for performing Congregational Prayer and the virtues of attending the mosque, the legal status of the Congregational Prayer, repeating a prayer in congregation, performing sallat al-taraweeh of Ramadhan in congregation, women performing Congregational Prayer and many other topics.
This book is essential reading for all Muslim leaders and Imams.