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      • To Join in a Friday Prayer in the Middle
      • How to Calculate the Distance between Two Friday Prayers
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        How to Calculate the Distance between Two Friday Prayers

        Q: It is a condition that the distance between two Friday prayers should be one farsakh (5.125 km.). Should this distance be calculated from the city boundary or from the place in which the Friday prayer is held to the place of the other prayer?
        A: From the place of the first Friday prayer to that of the 2nd one.

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