Sunnah Of Wearing Shoes in Islamic Stuff Posted September 21, 2008 · Report post Assalamu 'Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu ASALATU WASALAMU ALAYKA YA RASULLALLAH Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam Our beloved Nabi hazrat Muhammad Mustufa Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam would wear sandals made from skin or wooden sandals, he Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam also wore leather socks, and at the time of ablution he would perform Massah We should be careful to put our right shoe on first. Abu Hurairah Radi Allahu anha has related that our beloved Nabi hazrat Muhammad Mustufa Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam said "When one of you puts on footwear, wear the right first and when taking them off, take the left one off first. So that the right one be the first to be put on and the last to be taken off". (Bukhari) Our beloved Nabi hazrat Muhammad Mustufa Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam would wear his shoes while sitting and at times whilst seated. Whenever he Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa Sallam lifted up his shoes he did so with the index and middle finger of his left hand. (Bukhari) Abu Hurairah Radi Allahu anhu states that, "Do not walk with one shoe, wear them both or take both of them off". (Mulsim) AbdAllah Ibn Abbas Radi Allahu anha narrates, "To place the shoes under the arms is also a Sunnah". Shake the shoes before wearing, so that stones or such things come out. May we act upon these great sunnah's ameen.