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Exiting The Home With The Left Foot

Question

At the time of leaving home, which foot should be forwarded first?

Answer

The Ulama have recommended entering the home with the right foot and leaving the home with the left foot based on the principle that all respectful and honourable actions should be done with one’s right limbs and all despicable actions should be done with the left limbs.

Checked and Approved By:

Mufti Muhammed Saeed Motara Saheb D.B.

References

«الفتاوى الحديثية» ص: ١٧ ١ – ١١٨

«نيل الأوطار» ٢١٥/١ دار الحديث، مصر 

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