Reciting wudhu duas in a bathroom with a toilet

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Q: If a person is making wudhu in his sink which is in his bathroom/toilet then should he read the masnoon duas of wudhu as this can amount to taking the name of Allah in the toilet.


A: If the toilet is close to the basin, the dua’s should not be read.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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