Is it necessary to rub the body while making ghusal?

Q: Is it necessary to rub the whole body during gusl or it is enough for water to flow over the body?

A: If you are sure that water has flowed over the entire body you do not have to rub it.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)