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Impurity on underwear

Fatwaa ID: 312

Question:
Assalamu alaikum
If ur underwear garment looks like it has some impurities on it is it ok to just get a clean one on and not have a shower or is it necessary to have a shower

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

Your question is not clear. Impurity could be of many types. In most cases, it would be sufficient to wash the soiled portion or change the underwear. Ghusl would not be necessary. However, wudhu might be necessary in some situations. If one sees sperm, then the answer may be different.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

06/15/1444 AH – 01/08/2023 CE | AMG3-3403

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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