Turning the head when calling the adhaan

Reference: Sharh ‘Umdatil-Fiqh – Tape No.8, Question No.10

Question: Is it permissible to turn [one’s head] right [a little] when saying « حي على الصلاة », and left [a little] when saying « حي على الفلاح »?

Response: Yes, turning [one’s head a little] when saying « حي على الصلاة », and when saying « حي على الفلاح » [is permissible].

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.