Important Ahkaam(Rules) pertaining to MASAH ALAL KHUFFAIN

Important Ahkaam(Rules) pertaining to MASAH ALAL KHUFFAIN

  1. It is not permissible to make Masah on a Khuff which is torn to such an extent that an area equal to the size of three small toes is exposed. It is permissible to make Masah on the sock if it is torn less than this.
  2. If the seam of the Khuff comes loose, but while walking the foot is not exposed, Masah on such Khuffain will be valid.
  3. If a Muqeem who has made Masah Alal Khuffain goes on a journey before the expiry of 24 hours, then his Masah may be extended to 72 hours. His Masah will now be valid for 72 hours.
  4. If a Musaafir who has made Masah Alal Khuffain, returns to his home town then his Masah will be valid for only 24 hours.
  5. It is permissible to make Masah on ordinary woollen, etc, socks which have been covered with leather .
  6. If Ghusl becomes compulsory then Masah Alal Khuffain will not be permissible even if the valid period has not yet expired. The Khuffain must be removed when the Ghusl is taken and the feet washed.
  7. If after making Masah one sets foot in a puddle of water and water enters the Khuff wetting more than half the foot, then Masah will be void. Both Khuffain must be removed and the feet must be washed.