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 top of 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 (تنوير الأبصار مع رد المحتار ج1 ص97)

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)


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