Salaam Shaykh Hisham,
Firstly, I can ‘t wait to see you. Forgive me if I lack adab in any way as I am naive.
1) I live in a country where majority are Shafi’e Mazhab.However, after marriage I made intention to switch to Hanafi Mazhab as I realise it was very difficult for me to keep my wudhu when my wife touches me. To my understanding, I would still have my wudhu if my wife accidentally touches me in Hanafi Mazhab. I also made the switch because I intend to follow Mawlana Shaykh Nazim. Is it allowed?
2) I have missed fard prayers and I intend to pay back before doing my sunnah prayers. Could you check and tell me how many raka’ats I need to do to complete my obligations as I want to do my Sunnah prayers.
Forgive me if I have phrase my question wrongly. Love you Mawlana.
1) It is up to you. However, it is best to follow the same madhhab as your community.
2) You need to check for yourself based on the number of days, weeks, months or years missed.
Hajj Gibril Haddad