Is it waajib or sunnat?
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Prophet advised imaams / aimma to not prolong prayers and give due consideration to the followers in various circumstances (old and disabled, working people, students…). A general advise is as follows. This is not binding on the imaams.
Fajra and Zuhr: Tiwaal e mufassal – from Surah Hujarat
Asr and Isha: Awsaat e mufassal – from Surah Burooj
Maghrib: Qisaar e mufassal – from Surah Bayyinah
What is the ruling on looking around during prayer?
Looking around by turning the…
… gaze — not ideal (khilaaf e aula)
… head — disliked (makrooh). Should not be done unless there is a valid reason.
… trunk in a way that the chest is not facing the qiblah — invalidates prayer