What kind of impurity can be purified with sprinkle
What kind of impurity can be purified with sprinkle

Book:

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

Chapter:

Book of Removal of Impurities

Section:The Description of the Act of Removal
Topic/Issue:199 - What kind of impurity can be purified with sprinkle --
Agreement:Jurists agreed that washing applies to all kinds of impurities and for all locations of uncleanliness, wiping is permitted with stone for the outlets and with dry herbage for boots and sandals. They agreed, likewise, that the long trailing part of the female dress is purified by the dry herbage in accordance with the apparent meaning of the tradition of Umm Salama
Opinions:
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
Imam MalikWashing is the prescribed purification for a thing the uncleanliness of which is confirmed, while sprinkling is for that which is doubtedHadith of Anas (RA) in which he sprinkled water over the mat
Others:
Group of JuristSprinkle is specific to the urine of a child, who has not weaned.Hadith of Aisha (RA) and also based on analogy of female child over male
Another group of JuristUrine of a male is to be sprinkled over, while that of the female is to be washed.Based on the hadith of AbusSamh
Evidences :1 - Sahih Bukhari [# 223], 2 - Sahih Muslim [# 1387], 3 - Sunan Abi Dawud [# 376] [Hide/Show]
Last Updated:2010-06-20

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