Does smoking require wudu?

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Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Does smoking require wudu?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah,

Smoking is either blameworthy or prohibited. (For details: Search for ‘smoking’ at

However, it does not affect the validity of one’s wudu: only the matters stated in the attached answer do.


Faraz Rabbani

Wudu: How is it invalidated?


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