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Last updated: 25th July 2005
Question ID: #601
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25th July 2005

Salaam I know the basics of what breaks Wudhu but I think i need to recap and learn again EXACTLY when Wudhu breaks. Please help if you can.

Ulamaa ID 04
Answer last updated on:
1st April 2006
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Ulamaa ID 04
Location: London

Al-jawab billahi at-taufeeq (the answer with Allah's guidance)

There are 8 Nawaqidh in Wudhu:

Eight things nullify (break) the WUDHU. They are called Nawaqidh (breakers) of Wudhu.

Discharging of urine, stool or the coming out of anything from the private parts.

Passing out wind, except passing of wind from the front private part of a man or woman.

Vomitting mouthful.

To fall asleep lying down or by resting the body against something.

To faint due to some illness or any other reason.

Becoming insane or going mad.

Laughing aloud whilst in Salah.

Flowing of blood or matter from any part of the body.

(Nurul Idhah)

And Only Allah Ta'ala Knows Best.