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Q: A person is performing 4 Rakats of  Thuhr Fardh Salaah. After completing the Sajdah of the 4th Rakat, he forgets to sit for the last Qa'dah and stands up for a 5th Rakat. He begins with Qiraat and then realizes his mistake. What should he do?

At the point when he realizes his mistake, he should immediately return to Qa'dah, read Tashahhud, make Sajdah Sahu and then complete the Salaah as normal. [Shaami V 2: P 551]


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