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Washing the Head during Ghusl

    Nasihah (Advice): Muslims are like a single body Sayyiduna Nu’man Bin Bashir Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said, “Muslims are like a single body; if the eye is sore, the whole body aches, and if the head aches, the whole body aches. (Al-Mu’jamul Kabir) ________________________________________________ Question and …

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Impurity of an infant’s urine

  Nasihah (Advice): Rasulullah’s Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam love for his family   Sayyiduna Anas bin Maalik Radhiyallahu Anhu narrates, “I never saw anyone who was more compassionate towards his family than Allah’s Messenger (peace and blessings be upon him). His son Ibrahim was in the care of a wet nurse …

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Eyebrows & Hair Removal

by ZamZam Question Please shed some light on the permissibility of eyebrows & hair Removal. Answer: Assalamu alaykum In the name of Allah the Inspirer of truth. The issue of removing hair from around the eyebrows has become a very popular issue and one which many people seem to be …

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Clipping one’s nails at night

  Nasihah (Advice): Natural characteristics of a human being   Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “Fitra (natural dispositions of a human being) are Five: circumcision, shaving the pubic region, plucking the hair under the armpits, clipping the nails and trimming the moustaches short.” (Bukhari) …

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What are the acts which make ghusl obligatory?

  A: 1. If semen is discharged out of passion while one is awake or asleep, ghusl becomes wajib irrespective of whether it is discharged by touching a person of the opposite sex, or by having any such thoughts or fantasies, or by any other way -in all cases, ghusl …

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Ghusl after a pap smear

  Nasihah (Advice): Reward for planting a tree   Sayyiduna Anas bin Malik Radhiyallahu Anhu reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “There is no Muslim who plants a tree or sows seeds and then a bird or a person or an animal eats from it except that it …

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Clean period between Nifaas and Haidh

  Nasihah (Advice): Nifaas-Post-Natal bleeding   Sayyidatuna Ummi Salamah Radhiyallahu Anha says: “The women that experienced post-natal bleeding in the time of Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam would refrain (from prayer, fasting etc.) for forty days or forty nights.” (Abu Dawood)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   My wife gave birth …

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What is the circumcision procedure according to Islam?

Question   What is the circuscision procedure according to Islam? Does the doctor have to be a Muslim? and does he have to say Bismillah or Allahu Akbar during the procedure? Answer As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. Shariah encourages circumcision.1 …

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Dogs saliva

Question If the saliva of the dog came into contact with you clothes. What is the ruling? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. If the saliva of the dog soiled ones clothes and the soiled area is more than three …

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Haidh ( monthly periods ) in state of Ihram?

Nasihah (Advice): The first Masjid in Islam   Abu Zarr Al-Ghifaari Radhiyallahu Anhu said: “Oh Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam)! Which Masjid was built first?” He said: “Al-Masjid-ul-Haraam (in Makkah Mukarramah).”I said: “then which?”He said: “then Al-Masjid-ul-Aqsa (in Jerusalem).” I said: “How many years between them?”He said: “Forty years, but the …

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