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غسل‎ is an Arabic term referring to the full body washing ablution.

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Waking in a state of janaba when fasting [duplicate]

Will a fasting be valid if somebody slept in a state of janabah and woke up at already the time of the Fajr (Subuh) prayer without having the time to do suhoor (pre-dawn meal) and without having the ...
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Where in the Quran is Ghusl stated?

In what ayah(s) does it state that we need to perform Ghusl, for what occasions, and why? I understand that the Quran talks about religious purity, but it never explains how to recover from religious ...
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Is ghusl (bath) mandatory after masturbation? [duplicate]

Assalamualaikum everyone Is it compulsory to bath after masturbation? Or only washing the penis (awrah) will do ?
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Did i need to redo my ghusl?

I performed ghusl janabat by making niyyat, I gargles 3 times, sniffed water 3 times, then washed my head down to my shoulders, then I washed my right side of my body, then my left side. Is this ...
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Ejaculation of precum and totally sperm like substance

I have two questions: When i become sexually active or thinks something about sex, i see some transparent fluid (precum) coming out of my penis. Do i have to perform gusl after that and wash my ...
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ejaculate without orgasm

When a men ejaculates but not flow out semen from it i.e. when semen is just about on the tip, a men handle its circumsized's head and get pleasure but semen doesn't come out of the part. after ...
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Can someone do ghusl after Maghrib on Thursday for Jumu'ah?

Say if someone has work or school on Friday, they have no time to perform ghusl for the Jumu'ah prayer. Can they do ghusl after Maghrib on Thursday since the day begins at night in Islam? (Hanafi ...
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Have I done ghusul?

Assalamualikum, I was gonna pray namaz today, but I had to do ghusl first, so I went and took a shower. But during my time taking shower I forgot about the ghusl part or I forgot to mention the words ...
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If I perform wudu and then have a shower thoroughly, will it be considered ghusl?

If after doing wudu, I have a shower thoroughly, with soap/shampoo, will it be considered ghusl?
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If I feel a drop of urine come out when I’m performing ghusl, do I need to restart?

If I feel a drop of urine come out when I'm performing ghusl janabat in the shower can I continue with my ghusl since I did not watch my lower area yet or did I have to restart?
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What is the 'awrah of a mother in front of her children?

I give a bath to my two sons(whose ages are 7 years and 9 months, respectively). Occasionally, I need to take a bath, too, at the same time when there is no one there to attend to the children. What ...
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How to perform ghusl? Ruling on washing the hair

Salaam I wanted to know if whether when performing ghusl after Menses do I need to wet my hair from scalp to the tips of my hair? Am I able to just pour water 3x with my hair tied and making sure ...
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If I break my tayammum of ghusl by breaking a wind am I in a state of Janabah or not?

I have made tayammum for Janabah, I can manage to make wudhu, but not ghusl. My question is, if I make tayammum for janabah then go to toilet or break a wind, does it put me in a state of Hadath ...
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Must women perform bath after wearing perfume or makeup in public?

Is it true that a women when wears perfume or makeup in public when she comes home she should take ghusul, please tell me if this is true
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Is it necessary to clean underneath nails when taking ghusl?

I heard it is mandatory to reach water in every place of body when taking ghusl. So will that be valid if I don't clean under nails when taking mandatory ghusl(when impure) and pray salah afterwards?
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had my periods and didn't do ghusl

i am 13 years old and i committed a huge sin. once after i got my periods, i got too lazy and didn't do ghusl, and i didn't even do a single prayer for the next 2 months. then, the next month after i ...
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Would it be considered a valid Ghusl if I had a bit instant adhesive stuck near thumb nail while taking Ghusl and it is still there after the Ghusl?

I was fixing my broken specs with an instant adhesive (super glue) and a bit of it got stuck near my hand's thumb-nail and finger-nail. I tried to remove it while taking Ghusl but it didn't get ...
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Do blood clots or dried wounds prevent ghusl?

Recently, I don't remember getting hurt, but I find blood clots or dried wounds when I going to do ghusl and I'm asking if it they prevent the ghusl.
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What does Islam say about people who have died and buried a while after death?

My father has passed away a few weeks ago, however when we found him he had already died for 3-4 days. In fact when we go back and see when the last time we spoke to him it was probably a week prior. ...
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Not sure if fluid on clothes invalidates Ghusl

so i'm a guy addicted to masturbation (extremely regretting it though). i do it once in two weeks. i know it's consequences and am ashamed of it. Anyways, after doing it, i immediately perform Ghusl, ...
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Is my fast valid if I do ghusl after eating sohor?

Sometimes when I wake up for fasting, I notice I had ejaculated (not the result of masturbation, but a wet dream). Despite that fact, I eat and drink completely, then I do ghusl in order to pray al-...
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Is it compulsory to perform ghusl even if they cannot do so due to medical reasons?

Is it compulsory to perform ghusl even if they cannot do so due to medical reasons? Or can a person have a shower and do wudhu if he is unable to do ghusl the prescribed way?
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Requirment for Ghusl after Sexual Intercourse or Masturbation

Is it permissible for a man to preform Wudhu instead of Ghusl in the case of sperm discharge either through masturbation or sex if preforming Ghusl over and over again difficult and can prompt ...
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Is taking a bath equivalent to performing ghsul or wudhu?

We can perform salah after performing wudhu or ghusl. But if I just take a regular bath without performing wudhu then can I pray salah? Question: What are the obligatory acts of purification required ...
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Does food and prayer become makruh after junub if not bath?

I been told that after junub one should need to have bath/gusul before having food or to pray. Although one can have food or do whatever they want but it is considered makruh and is believed that ...
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Is using synthetic musk after menses okay?

Is there a Sahih Hadeeth relating to use of perfumed cloth of musk after menses. If there is one can we use synthetic musk because nowadays the original musk is hard to find. Will using of synthetic ...
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Can I masturbate in a clean way?

I have a huge problem of masturbation. My sexual desires are too strong, and I have been masturbating since around 2009. Since I often masturbate at night, I have to take Ghusul before prayer. I ...
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What should be done after sex according to Islam?

I mean to ask that after sex is wudhu enough or is gusul necessary for offering of prayers? My husband often says he can't offer prayer as he has not taken bath!
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Seminal discharge during bowel movement. Is ghusl required?

I have this personal issue. Whenever I have a bowel movement, semen is discharged. I'm pretty sure it's semen. I have read that ghusl is required if there is discharge due to desire. What is the ...
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Is a bath compulsory in order to convert to Islam?

Question: Is a bath compulsory in order to convert to Islam? My question is motivated by this question How does one perform the bath after converting to Islam?. I had not heard about this bath until ...
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How does one perform the bath after converting to Islam?

Dukhul fil Islam means the compulsory bath after converting to Islam from other religion. How does one perform the bath after converting to Islam, professing believe in Allah and his messenger (pbuh)?...
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Was my prayer valid given that it was performed after masturbating and performing ghusl without rinsing my mouth and nose?

From 12-16 I was masturbating. I have stopped now. But before, when I was performing ghusl, I never rinsed my mouth or nose because I didn't know it was farz. I thought only pouring water was farz. ...
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If I look at my own private parts, will my wudu/ghusl be broken? [duplicate]

I once perfomed ghusl while taking a shower. After I came out of the shower, when I was putting my clothes back on, I accidentally looked at my private part. I thought my wudu/ghusl was broken, so I ...
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Is ghusl required after e.g. reading lewd or inappropriate texts?

I've only recently took ghusl but now even the slightest of things, even text, that could be considered lewd or inappropriate is making me think I need to take ghusl again. Is this a legitimate ...
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Jummah (Friday) prayer without ghusl

I know ghusl bath is must before Jumma prayer (Friday prayer). Is it possible to pray Jumma prayer without ghusl if someone is sick?
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Should I continue the fast after experiencing a wet dream? [duplicate]

I was taking a nap in the afternoon of Ramadan and experienced a wet dream. Am I allowed to continue the fast? Is my fast valid? Am I required to take a bath?
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Does a shower followed by wudu count as ghusl?

I have heard that ghusl can be just a shower that has to cover all parts of your body, your head, nostril, etc. If I first take a shower, with niyyat to do ghusl, and then I do wudu', does this count ...
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Do I need ghusl after after leaking from my penis when being affectionate with my wife?

I'm married. I have noticed that sometimes drops come out of my penis like transparent water when I hug my wife or kiss her. Do I have to take a bath after this or my clothes become unclean?
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Can Wudhu Substitute Ghusl?

I'm asking this question for a friend. My friend wanted to pray Namaz but before that he had preformed an impure act. He didn't know at the time but he just preformed the obligatory Wudhu and went on ...
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Are there any rules of ghusl al mayit if the person died in a dry area?

We know that in Islam once we have no water present and we did effort to search for it, we are allowed to do tayamum instead of wudu' (ritual purification) for prayer or even ghusl al-janabah (bathing/...
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What would happen if someone died while he/she is junub (in the state of janabah)?

He/she was junub as he was unsure whether he is impure or pure. I just want to know what's the Islamic law or the shariah law behind this. Please give only authentic answers which have evidences ...
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Is my ghusl valid?

Assalamu alaikum. I did ghusl this morning, but I'm in a doubt about it. What happened is I washed all of my body, wetting each and every hair. What went wrong is I forget to rinse my nose and do ...
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How to attain full purity? Please see details

Assalamoalaikum. I have a question in my mind from past few days. The question is that after having sexual intercourse or, say, after masturbating one does ghusl to attain purity. But what if some ...
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After sex shall we touch our son without Ghusl[Bath]

I'm listening this from my elder's that don't touch or lift the children's without ghusl [taking bath] if couples had sex. But I have one year old boy, Is this right to touch or feed him milk without ...
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how to know if a woman has a wet dream and is Ghusl required?

If you do not remember having a wet dream, but you see some discharge, then should you do ghusl? It is confusing because as a woman I have discharge anyway, so I do not know if it is a sign of a wet ...
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Which form of purification is necessary after test-tube fertilization?

Assuming test tube babies and therefore sperm donation from the own husband are allowed (which seem to be the case according some answers here!). If a woman has been fertilized by assisted ...
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Is wudhu done after gusl?

Is wudu done after gusl (bathing)? I have this question because you wash your whole body during gusl including hands, face, legs, ears and all other parts.
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Ghusl Janabat or Ghusl to remove impurities

A lot of different sites have different methods of how to perform ghusl janabat or ghusl that is performed after the ejaculation of semen which is why I am so curious whether the one I am doing is ...
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Is it necessary to perform ghusl after masturbation even if I didn't ejaculate? [closed]

Is it necessary to take a shower after masturbation even if one did not ejaculate?
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Is there a clear rule when a woman should do the ghusl after menstruation or child-bed (nifas)?

As a man and husband, I have no real idea about the menstruation, I mean what it feels like and if our sisters can feel it ending etc. Now, for example, it happens that some of my female relatives ...