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        Connection with the Congregational Prayer When a Follower Shifts to Pray Individually

        Q: Sometime it happens that I join an ‘ishā’ congregational prayer while I have to pray maghrib. It is known that I should keep sitting down for tashahhud and salām when the imam finishes the 3rd rak‘ah. In such a situation that I am sitting between two persons who are offering ‘ishā’ prayer, does it cut the congregational prayer of one of them due to my sitting for salām?
        A: If connection was not through you, his congregational prayer is correct. Also, if connection was through you but no big gap is left by your shifting from congregation, the congregational prayer of the person connected through you is also valid.
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