Uttered in rukoo’ what he should say in sujood

Reference: Sharh ‘Umdatil-Fiqh – Tape No.10, Question No.27

Question: Whoever says «سبحان ربي الأعلى» when in rukoo’ instead of «سبحان ربي العظيم» – or otherwise when in sujood, is he then required to perform the prostration of forgetfulness (sujood as-sahoo)?

Response: If he had forgetfully done that, then he is required to perform the prostration of forgetfulness. If, however, he intentionally did so, then his prayer in incorrect.

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.