Taharah is purity in english. Wudu provides Taharah from Hadath Al Asghar {small impurity}, and Ghusul provides Taharah from Hadath Al Akbar {Major Impurity}

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Cleanliness in Islam [on hold]

AOA Brothers & Sisters. I have a question regarding the cleaning of my private areas. I'm a little sensitive and though i may realize that its wrong to have my private areas need to be clean i ...
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Correct Way of Shaving Pubic Hair

Assalaamualaikum , we have seen some hadiths on the importance of shaving pubic hair , but what is the right way of doing it? Is it ok if it is cut short with scissors? Narrated By Abu Huraira : I ...
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What is the procedure for mas'h (wiping) over sock/shoes, etc

Assalamualikum. I wish to know the method of doing mas'h (wiping over) socks or shoes, etc. Especially, how do I enter into a state wherein I can perform mas'h. Also, can I perform mas'h over cotton ...
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Are adult diapers feasible?

I am a field worker. When working I dont get a secluded place to answer the natures call (I get frequently due to some disability). If i go somewhere far even for a minute, the workers under me get ...
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Is wudu valid after intercourse?

Asalamualykum Can I still pray after having intercourse even after doing wudu? I am a married man but not sure if I require a full shower/bath. Thanks
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Does eating camel's meat break wudu?

In my area, camel's meat is rare. But at the day of Eid, the camel's meat will be imported and I'll be served with that Insha Allah. I heard a friend saying that eating camel's meat will break wudu. ...
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Clean Kitchen items after that find a wound in finger

Assalamu Alikum, I have cleaned my kitchen Items and Home appliances, After that when i clean my hand i feel little pain in my finger and i noticed a small wound. It may happen during cleaning the ...
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Wipe off after wudu

After making wudu, is it allowed to wipe the water off the face and other parts or must simply let the water to dry by itself? What is the sunnah over that?
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Is it permitted to make wudu during adhan?

It is happening most of the times for maghrib prayer. When I'm making wudu for prayer, the adhan was made. At this time, how I should respond to adhan? Is it permitted to make wudu during adhan? ...
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Is it permitted to cut hair before janaba bath?

Last week, I had to perform janaba bath. Then I began to cut nails before going to bath(that day is a friday). But, my friend stopped me to cut off the nails. He said that it is not permitted in ...
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Is it acceptable to cut nails, and trim hair and beard on Tuesdays?

Some people say not to cut your nails, or trim your hair and beard on Tuesdays. Is there any hadith or verse in support of this, or is it just a superstition?
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Is it necessary to make wudu(ablution) after taking bath?

I took complete bath all over the body. Now, Is it necessary to make wudu(ablution) after this? Please, clarify me that if it is not necessary to make wudu, then how the bath should be?
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Is it necessary to make ablution before saying Adhan(call to prayer)?

How clean should a Muslim be before making an Adhan(call to prayer)? Is it mandatory to make ablution?
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How should a muslim urinate according to Islam?

Whether I sit or stand, it seems like urine gets on me anyway. And it seems as if I need to urinate naked and bathe after every urination, but I'm pretty sure that's not how Muslims are supposed to do ...
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Reading Quran during period

I know that during a girl's period she is not allowed to touch the Quran. Can she read Quran without touching it, like reciting, or reading from the PC's screen, or mobile?
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Islamic way of visiting the toilet

I would like to know if there are any Hadith that recommend what kind of toilets one must use. Such as Western toilets (Water closet) or Squat toilets.
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Masturbation allowed in islam?

I've been bought up in a culture where masturbation is a dirty disgusting thing, something which you never do, never talk about, and never even think about, and I have always thought that islam ...
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Is my wall pak after being exposed to waste-water?

I used to have a problem with moisture developing on my bathroom wall. According to the plumber, this was due to a leak in the waste-water pipe from the commode upstairs; the water would accumulate ...
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Does dripping break Wudu?

Sometimes after you have finished urinating, it may happen that you drip in your pants right after you perform Wudu or before you go for prayer. So I wonder if it breaks the Wudu; what about the ...
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The sunnah of cutting nails

What is the sunnah for cutting nails? What is the way and the time or day that is best for cutting nails ? Jazak Allah Khair
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What are the benefits of using a Miswak?

Miswak is a teeth cleaning twig whose use predates the inception of Islam. The Prophet Muhammed (P.B.U.H) used Miswak in his life and hence it's use is considered as a sunnah. I would like to know ...
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Is leather tanned via modern methods still considered pure?

(question prompted by the answers on this related question) There is a sahih hadith wherein the Prophet (Peace be Upon Him) is reported to have said: When the skin is tanned it becomes purified. ...
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Getting rid of ants and insect Islamic way?

In summer days my house inhabits a lot of ants.I searched for a anti insect drug but they told me that there is no drug that gets rid of ants without killing. I don't want to make a sin what do I ...
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Ruling on cutting of nails after sunset?

Can I cut my nails after the sunset? Is there any ruling for this ? Jazak Allah Khair
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How to clean najas ( نجس ) Clothes according to Shariah?

How can one clean clothes, bedsheets etc after being made najas by Urine, Natural discharges etc. So that they can be used for Prayers again. What way / method Shariah teaches us for this purpose.
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How does a muslim regain taharah after using western style toilets?

Compared to indian style toilets, western toilets are comfortable but cleanliness-wise, worst because using it involves the resting of thighs on the commode which is mostly unclean. Though after ...
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What kind of pets can I keep in my house?

Islam considers cleanliness very important, and keeping some kind of pets can sometimes be a burden in terms of cleanliness. This looks like a contradiction to me. Is there a law about keeping pets? ...
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How to clean carpet from urine stains?

I have a nephew younger than two-year-old and a grandfather older than seventyfive. It sometimes happens that they can't hold their bladder and dirty the carpet. It is not easy to roll the carpet each ...