Taking a one riyal note with the kalimah on it into the toilet

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Q: I am living in Saudi Arabia. The Kalimah (La ilaha Illallahu Muhammad ur RasoolulAllah) is written on the one riyal note. I want to know if I can take it to the toilet while it is in my pocket or wallet?


A: It is safer to keep it in the wallet.

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


Answered by:

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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