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Wudhu & Ghusl with Contact Lenses


Nasihah (Advice): Beginning from the right


Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam liked to begin with the right while combing his hair; while performing ablution (Wudhu) and when putting on his shoes. (Muslim)




Question and Answer:


  1. Is Wudhu and Ghusal with contact lenses valid?


(Question published as received)


  1. The washing of the eyeball is not a requirement in Wudhu and Ghusal. Accordingly, the Wudhu and Ghusl performed with contact lenses is valid. (Tahtaawi)



And Allah Ta’ala Knows Best


Mufti Ismaeel Bassa



Mufti Ebrahim Desai

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