Does touching the private part break wudhu?

Q:

1. Does touching your private part directly break your wudhu?

2. Does touching your private part through your clothing break your wudhu?

A:

1. It does not break the wudu.

2. As above.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)