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Imam al-Shafi`i

Reciting Fatihah Behind an Imam

Source : ShafiiFiqh / 11 Sep 2014


What is Imam Shafi’s opinion regarding reciting the Fatihah behind the imam after he finishes? Is it similar to the Hanafi school (they say the imam’s recitation Fatihah is sufficient)?


Is it permissible to eat fox?

Source : / 20 Feb 2014


I heard that it is permissible to eat fox in the Shafi`i school. Is this correct even though it has fangs, what is the proof for this?


Does one recite the Qunut aloud in Salah?

Source : / 20 May 2013

Question: Does one recite Qunut aloud in Salah? What is the proof for doing so if it is done?



According to the established verdict of the Madhdhab of Imam Ash-Shafi’i the Qunut is to be recited aloud. Imam An-Nawawi said,

والأصحندبالجهربهالامام, الصبحوغيرها


Imam al-Shafi`i

By Dr. G.F. Haddad

Muhammad ibn Idris ibn al-`Abbas, al-Imam al-Shafi`i, Abu `Abd Allah al-Shafi`i al-Hijazi al-Qurashi al-Hashimi al-Muttalibi (d. 204), the offspring of the House of the Prophet, the peerless one of the great mujtahid imams and jurisprudent par excellence, the scrupulously pious ascetic and Friend of Allah, he laid down the foundations of fiqh in his Risala, which he said he revised and re-read four hundred times, then said: "Only Allah’s Book is perfect and free from error."


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