Are the feet of women awrah?

Q: What is the ruling of feet of women according to Ahnaaf? Is it awrah or not? 


A: The preferred opinion in the Hanafi mazhab is that it is not awrah. Refer to Shaami.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

( و ) الرابع ( ستر عورته ) …( خلا الوجه والكفين ) فظهر الكف عورة على المذهب ( والقدمين ) على المعتمد (الدر المختار 1/406)

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)