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Question # : 61317

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If any person gives ghusl to dead body of Muslim person, then should that person himself also need to take ghusl after giving holy bath to dead body?

Answer : 61317

Published on: Mar 3, 2016

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم


(Fatwa: 426/515/L=05/1437)

It is not necessary for a person who is giving ghusl to dead body to take a bath after it. However it is mustahab for him to take bath.
قال فى الدر المختار : وندب لمجنون أفاق .... أو غسل ميتاً (درمختار) وفى الشامى: قوله أو غسل ميتاً للخروج من الخلاف كما فى الفتح . (شامى: 1، 310-311)


Allah knows Best!


Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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