Plz educate us on what is salat in your own words and not by referring Dr. Shabbir.
Using quran to negate quran is unique from you. If salat (prayer) is not quranic, then why so many ayets on details for wazoo, timings, night prayers, cleanliness and prophets reference, global following. By not accepting them its no use convincing every one that prayer is just waste of time.
Lets accept your scholarly views on salat, then let us know what is it. How a 7 billion world will survive with your noble ideas. Plz dont bring trade in gold coin etc as your wishes. Comparison of going to mosque with lines in McDonald is strange.