Thursday, October 05, 2006

Posision of Hands in Qnut

Question: In the takbir for qunut in witr it is said one should raise his hands in the
manner as raising for dua (thus not like when starting prayer) and reading in this position the qunut.(keeping the hands raised) Is this correct?

Answer: In the Hanafi school one puts one's hands during qunut as one does when reading faatihah: Righ over left below the navel.