Category: Jurisprudence and Rulings (Fiqh)
Fatwa#: 40668
Asked Country: Australia

Answered Date: Sep 30,2018

Title: Doubts of continuous urine drops

Question

Assalam Alaikum Wrbh

Recently I have started experiencing that after urinating, I still feel that the penis is not cleaned and urine is still inside leaking as soon as I standup from commode.I have been thorougly cleaning myself with water and tissue paper, but looks like the urine is still leaking, unsure why this is happening. I have started using tissue paper in my underwear to aviod wetting my undie.I am not contended praying salah under these conditions. Please advise me. Jazakallah Khair.

Answer

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

After relieving yourself, it is necessary for you to practice istibraa. [1]

Istibraa is taking the appropriate actions to ensure all urine has exited the body. [2]

The most effective way to of doing Istibraa is to place one’s fingers on the area just below the scrotum and press that area while moving one’s hand upwards. One should continue doing this several times, until all the remaining drops of urine are discharged from the urethra. Different people need to adapt different methods depending on their personal situation. 

If you are in the habit of experiencing doubts and you are not certain about the urine drops, then you may sprinkle water around your private parts or underpants and attribute the wetness to the water.

Consider the following hadeeth:

"‏ جَاءَنِي جِبْرِيلُ فَقَالَ يَا مُحَمَّدُ إِذَا تَوَضَّأْتَ فَانْتَضِحْ ‏"

Prophet () said: ‘‘Jibraeel came to me and said: 'O Muhammad! When you perform wudhu then sprinkle water over the private part’’

(Sunan-Tirmithy, Kitaabut- Taharah)

Practice on the above prescribed methods, Insha-Allah we hope you will be relieved.

 

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Muhammad I.V Patel

Student Darul Iftaa
Lusaka, Zambia

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

 


الدر المختار وحاشية ابن عابدين (رد المحتار) (1/ 344) [1]

 أما نفس الاستبراء حتى يطمئن قلبه بزوال الرشح فهو فرض وهو المراد بالوجوب، ولذا قال الشرنبلالي: يلزم الرجل الاستبراء حتى يزول أثر البول ويطمئن قلبه

 

البناية شرح الهداية (1/ 744) [2]

أما الاستبراء فهو طلب البراءة وهو أن يركض برجله على الأرض حتى يزول عنه

 

مراقي الفلاح شرح نور الإيضاح (ص: 23)

يلزم الرجل الاستبراء حتى يزول أثر البول ويطمئن قلبه على حسب عادته إما بالمشي أو التنحنح أو الاضطجاع أو غيره ولا يجوز له الشروع في الوضوء حتى يطمئن بزوال رشح البول والاستنجاء سنة

 

مجمع الأنهر في شرح ملتقى الأبحر (1/ 67)

وَيَجِبُ الِاسْتِبْرَاءُ وَالتَّنَحْنُحُ، وَقِيلَ: يَكْفِي بِمَسْحِ الذَّكَرِ وَاجْتِذَابِهِ ثَلَاثَ مَرَّاتٍ وَالصَّحِيحُ أَنَّ طِبَاعَ النَّاسِ وَعَادَاتِهِمْ مُخْتَلِفَةٌ فَمَنْ غَلَبَهُ أَنَّهُ صَارَ طَاهِرًا جَازَ لَهُ أَنْ يَسْتَنْجِيَ؛ لِأَنَّ كُلَّ أَحَدٍ أَعْلَمُ بِحَالِهِ وَاَللَّهُ - تَعَالَى - أَعْلَمُ

 

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