Washing an impure jug

Q:

1. If some impurity gets in a water jug that is used to purify one self after using the bathroom, is it alright to simply wash the jug by filling it up under running water and pouring it out?

2. Does one have to do this three times?

3. Does one have to wait until there is no more water dropping from it after pouring it out before refilling it again?

A:

1. Yes.

2. It is better as a precaution.

3. Yes.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)