Scratching or folding one's sleeves during salaah

Q: What is the ruling on person who uses his hands for itching, folding sleeves, etc. during prayer? When will prayer be invalidated?

A: If he does this continuously. In the words of the fuqaha, what seems to be extensive movement.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)