Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu

October, 2012

  • 4 October

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu-Part 1

    1. One should sit on a raised place facing the qiblah.[1] عن عبد خير عن علي رضي الله عنه أنه أتي بكرسي فقعد عليه ثم دعا بتور فيه ماء فكفأ على يديه ثلاثا. (نسائي 1/27) Hadhrat Abd Khair reports that a chair was brought to Hadhrat Ali (Radhiyallahu Anhu).  He thereafter …

  • 11 October

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu-Part 2

    1. One should gargle the mouth thrice by taking three handfuls of water with the right hand. One should gargle thoroughly allowing the water to reach all the parts of the mouth. وهيب عن عمرو عن أبيه شهدت عمرو بن أبي حسن سأل عبد الله بن زيد عن وضوء النبي …

  • 18 October

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu- Part 3

    1. One should make khilaal of the beard. Khilaal of the beard should be made by passing wet fingers through the beard from the bottom (i.e. from beneath the chin). Khilaal is Sunnah for the one whose beard is thick and the skin beneath the hair is not visible. If the …

November, 2012

  • 1 November

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu – Part 4

    1. Make masah of the nape by using the back part of the fingers. (Masah will not be made of the neck).[1]  عن ابن عمر أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال من توضأ ومسح بيديه على عنقه وقي الغل يوم القيامة. (تلخيص الحبير 1/136) Hadhrat Abdullah Ibn Umar (Radhiallahu …

  • 8 November

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu – Part 5

    1. Wash the right limbs before the left limbs. عن عائشة رضى الله عنها قالت كان النبى صلى الله عليه و سلم ليعجبه التيمن فى تنعله و ترجله و طهوره وفى شأنه كله (بخارى 1/29) Hadhrat Aaisha (Radiallahu Anha) reports that Rasulullah (Salallahu Alaihi Wasallam) loved starting from the right …

  • 15 November

    The Faraa’idh of Wudhu

    Q: What are the faraa'idh of wudhu? A: The faraa'idh of wudhu are as follows: Washing the entire face once. Washing the hands including the elbows once. Making masah of at least one quarter of the head. Washing the feet including the ankles.  أركان الوضوء أربعة وهى فرائضه الأول غسل …

  • 15 November

    Washing the Face in Wudhu

    Q: Which parts of the face should be washed in wudhu? A: The entire face should be washed in wudhu i.e. from the forehead till beneath the chin and from one earlobe to the other.  و هو من مبدأ سطح جبهته الي أسفل دقنه طولا وما بين شحمتي الأذنين عرضا …

  • 15 November

    Washing Between the Sideburns and Ears

    Q: Is it necessary to wash the area between the sideburns and ears in wudhu? A: Yes, it is necessary.   فيجب غسل المياقي و ما بين العذار والأذن (تنوير الأبصار مع رد المحتار ج1 ص97) Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

  • 22 November

    Repeating the Masah After a Hair Cut

    Q: Is it necessary for one to repeat the masah in the case where one had his hair cut after making wudhu? A: No, it is not necessary. (و لا يعاد الوضوء)بل ولا بل المحل(بحلق رأسه و لحيته كما لا يعاد)الغسل للمحل ولا لوضوء(بحلق شاربه و حاجبه و قلم ظفره). …

  • 22 November

    Removing Rings and Bangles When Making Wudhu

    Q: Is it necessary to remove the rings and bangles when making wudhu? A: If water reaches the area beneath the rings and bangles without removing it, it will not be necessary to remove the rings and bangles. و في مجموع النوازل تحريك الخاتم سنة ان كان واسعا و فرض …