When praying, there are alot of views as to where you should put your hands in prayer, please calrify, ps. No fights!just clear answer


According to sahih hadith like this one:

Narrated Tawus:

The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) used to place his right hand on his left hand, then he folded them strictly on his chest in prayer.

Grade : Sahih (Al-Albani)

Sunan Abi Dawud, In-book reference (Kitab Al-Salat): Book 2, Hadith 369

Hands will be on the chest.


I put my hands ( the right hand above the left hand) above my diaphragm between your chest, right above your upper two abdominal muscles.

That was narrated from ‘Ali, Abu Hurayrah, al-Nakha’i, Abu Majlaz, Sa’eed ibn Jubayr, al-Thawri, al-Shaafa’i and ashaab al-ra’i. It was also narrated by Ibn al-Mundhir from Maalik.



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