We eat and drink with right hand

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`A’ishah relates that the Prophet (peace be upon him) used to use his right hand for eating and for his purifications and use his left hand for when he went to the bathroom or dealt with things that were harmful. [Sunan Abî Dâwûd (33)] This hadîth is declared authentic by al-Nawawî in al-Majmu` (1/108) as well as in al-Adhkâr and Riyâdh al-Sâlhîn, and by al-`Irâqî in Tarh al-Tathrîb (2/71).

Reference: ‘The Prophet used to like to start with the right side…’


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