I sent my Zakaat al-Fitr to my family in Egypt in order that they distribute it there even though I am a resident of Saudi Arabia. Is this action correct?
So what is the best way to unify them and eliminate any splitting and differing amongst them? May Allaah reward you with good.
There are things that are impermissible for the one fasting [to do] even though they do not nullify his fast. They are called “Mufattiraat Ma’nawiyyah” (figurative nullifiers).
So this Imaam, if he were to fall into an innovation or a sin that does not amount up to disbelief, then surely, prayer behind him is considered to be correct and permissible.