Hadith on Nawafil: Voluntary prayers better at home

Suhayb ibn al-Nu’man reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The prayer of a man in his house is better than his prayer where people can see him, just as the prescribed prayers are better than the voluntary prayers.

Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 7322

Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ صُهَيْبِ بْنِ النُّعْمَانِ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ صَلَّى الله عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمْ فَضْلُ صَلَاةِ الرَّجُلِ فِي بَيْتِهِ عَلَى صَلَاتِهِ حَيْثُ يَرَاهُ النَّاسُ كَفَضْلِ الْمَكْتُوبَةِ عَلَى النَّافِلَةِ

7322 المعجم الكبير للطبراني

4217 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث حسن في صحيح الجامع