Praying alongside the imaam

Reference: Sharh ‘Umdatil-Fiqh – Tape 1, Question No.24

Question: Whoever prays alongside to the right of the imaam, while there is space [in the row] behind him – is there any problem with that?

Response: There is no harm in that, there is no harm in that. He [can] pray [alongside] to the right of the imaam – even if there is space in the rows [behind him].

Abu 'Abdullaah

About Abu 'Abdullaah

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.