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Method of washing the Mayyit

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Answered by Mufti Abdullah al-Ma’mun Question: “As Salamu Alaikum” Kindly give the answer of the following questions: Can we wash the thigh of a mayyit (not the extreme private part) directly with the hand (without the gloves)? Whether the mayyit is in the condition of janabat or… read more »

Masah on Dexshell socks

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Question: I will like to know if the Dexshell ultralite socks are proper for masah? I am going for hajj and will like to use them.  Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The following socks have been tested and approved by the Darul Iftaa Mahmudiyyah… read more »

Wetting the leather socks instead of Masah.

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A person wearing leather socks does not make masah at the time of wudhu, instead he wets his socks, would his wudhu be complete? Answer بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم   When making Masah (wiping) upon leather socks it is obligatory that the surface area from the toes until the middle bone of the foot (cuneiform… read more »

Performing Masah on leather socks

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Assalaamu alaykum. a) Can you explain the Sunnah method of performing Masah on Leather Socks. b) A person on journey performs Wudhu with all its requisites and then puts on a pair of Leather Socks with intention for Masah. At the Airport Security check point he is asked to take off the Leather Socks. He… read more »

Khilaal of the fingers

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Q: When should khilaal of the fingers be made in wudhu?   A: Khilaal of the fingers should be made after washing the arms and before making masah of the head. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. (و) تخليل (الأصابع) اليدين بالتشبيك والرجلين بخنصر يده اليسرى بادئا بخنصر رجله اليمنى، وهذا بعد دخول الماء خلالها، فلو… read more »