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Can I Wear Regular Socks After Wiping Over My Khuffs?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Can I remove my Khuffs after performing wudu with them and wear regular socks to pray? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, No, a person’s ritual ablution (wudu) would not be valid in the case that they remove their footgear (khuffs) after (1) nullifying their ablution and (2) […]

I Used to Wipe Over Socks. Should I Repeat These Prayers? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, During my school days I used to pray after making wudu by wiping over cotton socks and not washing my feet as this was the general practise of all students in my school. Do I need to repeat all those prayers? Answer: Wa alaykum al-Salam The official […]

Can Slippers Be Used as Khuffs?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Can slippers be used as khuffs? They’re indoor footwear and never worn outside. Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. If the slippers fulfil the conditions of valid footgear (khuffs), then this would […]

Is It Valid To Wipe over Khuffs if They Are Worn over Socks?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu Alaikum, Is it valid to wipe over leather khuffs if they’re worn over cotton socks? Answer:Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. Yes, it is permitted to wear footgear (khuffs) over a pair of ordinary […]

Is It Permitted to Wipe Over Thick Socks?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalaam Alaykum, What are the ranges of opinions for wiping over socks for wudhu? I have heard on one end that you need leather socks and on the other end that any type of sock is okay (even with some holes). Understanding these opinions will help me in my […]