Performing Wudhu/Ghusl in a Bathroom with a Toilet

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by DarulUloomTT.net

Q: Performing wudu, ghusl in a bathroom that has a toilet in it. Is this permissible? Should the intention to perform the wudu/ ghusl and the short dua be said outside, before opening the door to the toilet/bathroom area?

A: Assalamu Alaikum,

It is permissible but Makrooh (reprehensible). The intention and Dua should be said outside before entering.

And Allah Knows Best.

Mufti Waseem Khan.


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