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Ruling 134

If a page of the Qur’an or an object that is necessary to respect – such as paper on which the name of Allah, Prophet Muḥammad (Ṣ), or an Imam (ʿA) is written – falls into a lavatory, it is obligatory to take it out and to wash it even if it costs money to do so. If it is not possible to take it out, the lavatory must not be used until one is certain that the page has decomposed. Furthermore, if a turbah16 falls into a lavatory and it is not possible to take it out, the lavatory must not be used until one is certain that the turbah has been completely dissolved.

16 A turbah is a piece of earth or clay on which one places his forehead when prostrating.