Kitaabut Tahaarah – The book of Purity
In reality this section consists of only two explanations, 1: The explanation of Tahaarah. 2: The explanation of its types.
As for the explanation of tahaarah, the linguistic meaning is “purity/cleanliness”, and the shari’ meaning is purifying and cleansing and purification, (the explanation goes on, it’s just a technical explanation but i don’t want to translate it wrongly so we’ll just skip it)
As for the explanation of its types, Tahaarah itself is of two types:
1: Purification from 7adath
And that’s known as “Tahaarah 7ukmiyyah”
Tahaarah 7ukmi is removing like “spiritual” impurities, that’s why wudhu ghusl and tayammum all fallz under that category.
2: Purification from khabath
And it is known as “Tahaarah 7aqeeqiyyah”
Tahaarah 7aqeeqi is removing the actual impurities.
As for purification from 7adath then it is of three types:
As for Wudhu, it will be explained in a few places, which is: the explanation of its arkaan (english doesn’t have a word for rukn, the only word it has is ‘pillars’), and the explanation of the conditions (shuroot) of its arkaan, and the explanation of its sunnats, and the explanation of its ettiquettes, and the explanation of its nullifiers.