• Prayers & Duties >> Taharah (Purity)

    Question ID: 48689Country: India

    Title: `Kitchen in the West Side

    Question: We have our kitchen in our house on the west side. One of our guest remarked that as per Islamic beliefs, kitchen should not be to west side. Is there any substance in it? Kindly clarify.

    Answer ID: 48689

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1460/1000/L=11/1434) It is unlawful to build toilet in which face or back is directed toward qiblah side, but there is no wrong to build kitchen facing west side, it may be erected.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India