Is it compulsory to do wudu in a sitting position or it is fine if one does wudu while standing ?
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compulsory to do wudu in a sitting position or it is fine if one does wudu
while standing ?
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Wudu standing or
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To the best of our knowledge there is absolutely no
restriction or obligation on the believers in Shariah regarding the permissibility/impermissibility
of performing their ‘wudu’ in a sitting, or standing, or even in a lying down
position….thus one is at liberty to perform their obligation of ‘wudu’ in any
position which is easy and convenient for them.
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