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      • Observing the Sequence in Relation to the Prayer’s Adhān and Iqāmah
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        Observing the Sequence in Relation to the Prayer’s Adhān and Iqāmah

        Q: Is it necessary to say the adhān before the iqāmah?
        A: Saying the adhān and iqāmah before the prayer is mustaḥabb; one may just recite the iqāmah if one wills. However, assuming one wants to say both of them, then he/she ought to recite the adhān before the iqāmah.
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