Sitting Posture

• Reciting the Tashahhud (Testification). 

• Offering the Taslim (Salutation Ending the Prayer).


1. Stand up for the second Rak`ah, with your hands raised to shoulder (or earlobe) level, while saying, “Allahu Akbar.”

2. Perform the second Rak`ah in the same manner as the first one, but without reciting the opening supplication.

3. After completing the second prostration of the second Rak`ah, take a sitting position and recite the Tashahhud.