What should be done when bleeding comes during ablution? Should it be restarted?

I have a situation in which when i do ablution my gums starts to bleed especially when i wash my face. Then i restart my ablution again and again from this state.

I have a question that should i start the ablution again and again this situation? Or i can complete my ablution and clean my mouth at the end.

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This is the Hanbali and Salafi opinion:

Regarding the effusion of blood from between the teeth, it does not nullify the wudoo' as long as it is minor (i.e. not profuse or a large amount), even if one ejects it from his mouth.

By Shaykh Muhammad Saleh al-Munajjid

Reference: https://islamqa.info/en/answers/1999/small-amounts-of-bleeding-from-gums-does-not-nullify-wudoo

  • This is nothing more than a copy-paste from the fatwa. We require answers to be written in your own words any claim to be supported by evidences and any external quote to be marekd as such. If we leave out the introducing senetence there's abslsoutly nothing of your own in this post. Note if you are able to answer based on different views there's no need to post several posts.
    – Medi1Saif
    Jan 30, 2019 at 11:57

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