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        Terms Required for Abandoning Hometown to Be Materialized

        Q: After marriage, a man has no intention to return to his father’s hometown for living purposes. Is it considered as abandoning which requires him to say shortened prayers there?
        A: If father’s hometown was his watan but he intends not to return to it for living after leaving it, this is abandoning which if materialized, such a person will — from now on — be a normal traveler in his father’s hometown.
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