Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.010B.

Section : Two or four rak'at before 'asr.Many ahadith have been related about this sunnah prayer and they all support each other.Such hadith include the following:Ibn 'Umar reports that the Prophet said: "May Allah have mercy on a person who prays four rak'at before 'asr prayer." This was related by Ahmad, Abu Dawud, at-Tirmizhi (who … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.010B.

Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.010C.

Section : Two rak'at before maghrib.Al-Bukhari records, from 'Abdullah ibn Mughaffal, that the Prophet said: "Pray before maghrib, pray before maghrib," and after saying it a third time, he said: "For whoever wishes to do so," not wanting the people to take it as a sunnah. Ibn Hibban records that the Prophet prayed two rak'at … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.010C.

Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.011.

Section : Two rak'at before salatul 'isha.'Abdullah Ibn Mughaffal reports that the Prophet said: "Between every azhan and iqamah there is a prayer. Between every azhan and iqamah there is a prayer." And, after saying it a third time, he said: "For whoever wishes [to pray it]." This is related by the group. Ibn Hibban … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.011.

Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.011A.

Section : Separating The Obligatory Prayer From The Supererogatory.It is preferred to make a separation between the fard and nawafil prayers after one finishes the fard prayer.One of the companions of the Prophet sallallahu alehi wasallam reports that the Prophet prayed the afternoon prayer and right afterward a man stood up to pray. 'Umar saw … Continue reading Fiqh-us-Sunnah Volume 2, Supererogatory Prayer, Fiqh 2.011A.