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    Question ID: 31929Country: India

    Title: Is it necessary to cover the head and wear slippers when entering into a toilet.

    Question: Is it necessary to cover the head and wear slippers when entering into a toilet. I was told told that it is sunnah to wear them. Now some people tell me that it is not sunnah or even necessary.

    Answer ID: 31929

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 885/885/M=1432) Covering head and wearing shoes while entering into toilet is better, but it is not necessary. As far as we know, this practice is not even sunnah.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India