Various Sunnah Prayers, Muslims Must Know! – Fardhu prayer is an act of worship that must be performed by every Muslim who has entered the age of puberty. This worship is even obligatory for those who are traveling and sick. In addition to obligatory prayers, there are various sunnah prayers that are recommended to be done.

Prayer is also called the pillar of religion, because prayer is the first practice that will be judged in the hereafter for Muslims. In addition to the five daily prayers that are obligatory, and if you intentionally leave them you will be sinning. There are several sunnah prayers that are highly recommended.

Even some of these sunnah prayers can be done according to a person’s condition. Like wanting to achieve something, find a soul mate, get abundant sustenance and so on. Not only that, performing sunnah prayers can also complete obligatory worship and add abundant rewards.

Allah SWT stipulates that the sunnah prayer can increase human acts of worship and cover all shortcomings and negligence during life. That is as commanded by Allah SWT in His Book, Allah SWT said:

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And establish the prayer at both ends of the day (morning and evening) and at the beginning of the night. Indeed, good deeds wipe out (sins) bad deeds. That is a reminder for those who remember.” [Huud/11: 114]

There are several sunnah prayers that are recommended for Muslims to do. Among them are:

Various Sunnah Prayers

Here are some sunnah prayers that are highly recommended to be done in order to get abundant rewards from Allah SWT.

1. Fajr Qobliyah Prayer

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Fajr qobliyah prayer is a sunnah prayer that is done before the dawn prayer. The qobliyah prayer at dawn, according to the opinion of the Shafi’i school, is the same as doing the dawn prayer, according to the opinions of the majority of scholars.

2. Wudhu prayer

Wudhu prayer is a sunnah prayer that is done after performing ablution before praying.

3. Tahiyatul Mosque

The next sunnah prayer is the tahiyatul prayer of the mosque. This prayer is a two-rakat sunnah prayer that is performed when entering the mosque or before you sit down. Salat tahiyatul is a prayer done to respect the mosque.

5. Duha prayer

Duha prayer is a sunnah prayer of two to 12 rakaat which is highly recommended to be done. This prayer can be done when the sun has risen, which is between 07.00 -11.30 WIB.

6. Rawatib prayer

Rawatib sunnah prayer is a sunnah prayer that can be performed accompanied by a fardu prayer or an obligatory prayer. There are two types of rawatib prayer, among others the rawatib qabliyah prayer that is done before the obligatory prayer, or the bakdiyah that is done after it.

7. Sholat Hajat

When we have a desire or desire to be granted or allowed by Allah SWT, it is recommended to do the prayer prayer. This sunnah prayer is performed at least 2 rakaat and a maximum of 12 rakaat with greetings every 2 rakaat.

8. Prayer Absolute

Then there is the mutlaq prayer, a sunnah prayer tool that does not have a rule or reference for working time and has no reason to do it. In addition, the number of rak’ahs is not limited.

9. Prayer of Repentance

Then there is a sunnah prayer of repentance. A prayer of repentance is a prayer performed after a person feels that he has sinned against Allah SWT and wants to atone for his sin.

10. Prayer Tasbih

The tasbih prayer is a sunnah prayer that is performed as many as 4 rak’ahs and is performed during the day with one salam, or at night with 2 salams.

The tasbih prayer itself has a slightly different procedure from praying in general. Because each movement is interspersed with tasbih readings 10 times or 15 times with a total of 75 tasbih readings per prayer.

11. Istikharah prayer

Istikharah prayer is included in the sunnah prayer of two rak’ahs to ask for good guidance from Allah if we are faced with two choices. The recommended time to perform this sunnah prayer is in the last two-thirds of the night.

12. Tarawih Prayers

Tarawih prayer is a sunnah prayer that is done after the Isha prayer which is carried out during the month of Ramadan.

13. Witr prayer

The witr prayer is a sunnah muakkad or highly recommended prayer that is arranged as the end of the tarawih prayer.

14. Holiday Prayer

Hari Raya Sunnah prayers are prayers that are performed on Eid Al-Fitr 1 Shawwal or Eid Al Adha 10 Dzulhijah. The law of this Eid prayer is sunnah muakkad or recommended.

15. Sholat Khusuf

The solemn prayer is a sunnah prayer that is performed when a solar or lunar eclipse occurs. This sunnah prayer can be done at least two rakaat.

16. Sholat Istiqah

Istiqa prayer is a sunnah prayer that is done to ask Allah for rain.

17. Awwabin prayer

Awwabin prayer includes the sunnah prayer which is recommended and performed after the Ba’da Maghrib sunnah (rawatib badiyah). Awwabin sunnah prayer is recommended to be done alone, without congregation.

18. Friday Qolbiyah Prayer

The Friday qolbiyaj prayer is a prayer that is recommended to be done before the Friday prayer. However, the Friday qobliyah sunnah prayer is still a debate among scholars.

According to Imam Malik, the Friday qabliyah prayer is not Sunnah. While according to Imam Abu Hanifah and Shafi’iyyah they advocate it.

Those are some sunnah prayers that are highly recommended to be done because they have special features for Muslims. Have a great time doing it!

Contributors: Princess Ayu Nanda Sari

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