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Significance of Burying nails & hair

QUESTION Is it okay if I throw my nails and hair away in the trash or do I have to bury it? What is the significance of burying hair and nails? ANSWER In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Allah Ta’ala has …

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Dr. Zakir Naik & The Fatwa on masturbation

QUESTION Muhtaram Mufti We have come across a video by Zakir Naik wherein he gives a lengthy discussion with regards to masturbation. After reviewing the video, one is left with the strong impression that masturbation is permissible. Till now, the youth knew it to be Haram. However, this has created …

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Do Bleeding Gums Break Wudhu

Nasihah (Advice): A bad dream – spitting on your left side thrice   Sayyiduna Abu Qataadah (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Nabi (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) said:“A good dream is from Allah, and a bad dream is from Shaitaan. So whoever has seen (in a dream) something he dislikes, then he should …

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Washing only once for Wudhu

  Nasihah (Advice): The reward of performing Wudhu Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radiyallahu ‘anhu narrates: I heard Rasulullah Sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam saying, ‘My Ummah will be called on the Day of Resurrection with their limbs and faces shining from traces of Wudhu. So whoever amongst you can increase the area of his …

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Brazilian Keratin-Permanent Hair Straightening

Question Is it permissible to undergo the Brazilian Keratin-Permanent hair straightening treatment? Answer Permanent straightening (chemical treatment): The Brazilian Keratin treatment is ironed onto the hair, repairing the damages caused from ironing, blow-drying, dyes, over processing or the environment.  The hair is sealed by flattening the cuticle, which provides the silky, …

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Is it permissible to recite Quran by the deceased when he/she is being given Ghusal

Nasihah (Advice): Mention the virtues of the deceased Sayyiduna Ibn Umar Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “Make mention of the virtues of your dead, and refrain from (mentioning) their wrongs.”  (Tirmidhi) ________________________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. Is it permissible to recite Quran by the deceased when …

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