Large and Small quantities of blood
Large and Small quantities of blood


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

Topic/Issue:989 - Large and Small quantities of blood --
Agreement:The jurist agreed that that blood of land animals is unclean. They disagreed about small quantities of blood of animals other than those of the sea.
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
MajorityIs is only the blood "poured forth" that is prohibited and uncleanImpose the qualified meaning in the verse 6:145 over the unqualified meaning in 5:3 and hence it is only blood gushed forth that is prohibited and unclean.
Another GroupHukum of large and small quantities is sameThey gave preference to the absolute meaning in 5:3 compared to the qualified in 6:145. They said that the blood "pured forth" is blood in large quantities, while that is not "poured forth" is blood in small quantities and both are prohibited.
Evidences :1 - Quran [5:3], 2 - Quran [6:145] [Hide/Show]
Last Updated:2011-05-08

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