The position of fingers in prostration (Sijdah) / the Grand Ayatollah Khamenei’s Fatwa

The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei answered a question about the position of fingers in Sijdah.

Question: Are fingers regarded as parts of palm of the hand, and is it necessary for them to be positioned on the ground/floor/earth in Sijdah?

The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei: The fingers are parts of the palm of the hand, and according to Wajib precaution, in Sijdah the palm of the hand must be on the ground in a way that normally it is considered that the whole of the palm of the hand is on the ground.

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