Make Tayammum instead of Wudhu if suffering from arthritis

Thursday, March 16 2017 Written by Administrator  

Q.  Is it permissible for a lady suffering from acute arthritis to make Tayammum instead of Wudhu?

A.  If cold water aggravates her arthritis condition, then she should make wudhu with warm water. Only if, even warm water aggravates her sickness, will it be permissible to make Tayammum.