Wiping(Mas-h) over boots - Kind of Objects (Socks)
Wiping(Mas-h) over boots - Kind of Objects (Socks)

Book:

The Book of Ritual Purification (Tahara) - كتاب الطهارة من الحدث.

Chapter:

Acts of Wudu'/Ablution

Topic/Issue:18 - Wiping(Mas-h) over boots - Kind of Objects (Socks) -- المسح على الخفين - الجوربين
Opinions:
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
Hanafi, Maliki and Imam ShafiWiping over sock is not permissible
  1. Narration of Tirmidhi is not authentic or the narration didn't reach them
  2. Can't make analogy from wiping over boots as it is specific to boots only
HanbaliWiping over sock is permissible
  1. Narration of Tirmidhi is authentic
  2. Can make analogy from wiping over boots
Others:
Abu Yusuf, Muhammad (both Hanafi), Sufyan (al-Thawri)Wiping over sock is permissible
Disagreement
Reasons:

Reason for Disagreement

  1. Narration of Tirmidhi – (which conveys that he wiped his scoks as well as his sandals (nalayn) not everyone agrees on its authenticity
  2. Conflict in analogy – is wiping over socks extended from boots, or is it only specific to boots.
Tags :Worship,Purification, Tahara, Wudu', Ablution, Wipe, Socks
See Also:The Acts of Ablution
References:1[pg:16-17] [Hide/Show]
Last Updated:2011-05-08

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