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ghusl for touching dead animals/insects necessary?

Salaam! I would like to know if it necessary to take a ghusl after touching a dead animal/insect? Kanallah. They too are creatures of Allah (swt). Please refer to Shafii madhhab. Jazaaqallaah min ...
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Pus from a small pimple

I burst a pimple on my thigh to remove its pus, and just rubbed on the pus with fingers, then wore the undergarments and pant, without cleaning the pus and/or blood that got stick on thigh after ...
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Do i have to wash the undergarment? (Super urgent)

Do i have to watch my undergarments in washing machine if a little drop of urine comes on it? I was praying suddenly felt a tiny drop of urine came in my underwear, its common and i cant control it. ...
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Washing cloths after a wet dream or getting conatminated with sperm by some other means

Can I just wash the part of cloth which is contaminated with sperm after a wet dream and then pray or do I need to wash the whole cloth?
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Pork byproducts in different names

Assalamu 'alaikum, I have a difficulty for keeping my body pure and sometimes I feel it is very hard to keep it like that. Because these days almost every product is related to some animal origin, ...
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Is it better not to directly touch your najasah for toilet cleaning?

With reference to Narrated Anas: Whenever Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) went to answer the call of nature, I along with another boy from us used to go behind him with a tumbler full of water. (Sahih al-...
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What items are considered najis in fiqh?

As we have a lot of questions asking about the validity of a prayer due to something expected or assumed to be a najasa النجاسة and many questioners seem to confound tahara الطهارة with cleanness and ...
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What dirty (but ritually clean) surfaces can you pray on?

Someone may think that mud or dirt is not permitted but you can pray on that I understand. Why is this and what other "dirty" surfaces can you pray on which a non-Muslim would think of? You are not ...
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Is Breast Milk ritually impure?

Recently when I was praying some milk started coming out of my breasts. Basically I was breastfeeding my son so after that I started to pray without a bra. After the prayer my husband saw some milk on ...
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What evidences are there for considering leather of pig najis?

I recall when taking matn abi Shuja' متن أبي شجاع (also called matn al-Ghaya wa-taqreeb متن الغاية والتقريب) in Shafi'i fiqh that the Shafi'i (and apparently the Hanbalis too) consider swine or pig ...
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Is there a condition to use only toilet tissue for cleaning?

The ahadith mention using water or a minimum of 3 stones (stones=toilet tissue today) and the number should be odd. Scholars state both can be used together even though there is no Hadith where both ...
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How can we tell non Muslim male guests to be wary of urine drops? [closed]

In Islam, men should sit down to pass water (urinate) as this avoids urine sprinkles / droplets going on the clothes, body, seat and floor. We aren't accustomed to cleaning up urine except for small ...
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Can a male ever use a public urinal?

Is it allowed for a Muslim male to use these urinals you find in the public toilets? I don't think so because of privacy issues of exposing the 'awrah, hygiene issues of sprinkles and drops of urine ...
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Airport dogs checking our bags

Assalaamu Alaikkum.., I'm Fathima mother of two kids and 7 months pregnant. I'm suffering with waswas problem regarding najasa.. It often comes and goes... last few days I'm having severe waswas ...
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Ritual impurity in pants

I have mud on my pants but it does not get off even after washing. These are just stains. Is this considered najs and can I be able to pray salah wearing these pants?
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Should I check my underwear each time before prayer?

Sometimes I find impurities on my underwear. So should I check for impurities each time before salah? I also have feeling sometimes of impurity but don't know if it's a waswasah or not.
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What to do after urination in the kitchen sink? [closed]

My father, who's of old age, urinated in kitchen sink as bathroom was occupied and we have only one bathroom. Now what should we do as kitchen sink is used not only for washing utensils but also meat,...
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Is smelling impure things (like pig) haram? [closed]

Is it possible that air could contain impurities? If the air do contain impurities, would it be haram to breath in that air? As an example when you pass by a pork market, it smells pork (and pork is ...
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Does a Muslim woman with urinary incontinence need to change her pad before each prayer?

There's various online fatawa around which describe the effect of urinary incontinence on salah prayer (e.g. IslamWeb 1, 2; SeekersHub; Zamzam Academy; MuftiOnline 1, 2, 3; Islam Q&A 1, 2, 3). ...
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Is tissue paper enough to clean after urinating according to four madhabs?

Is tissue paper enough to clean after urinating according to four madhabs? What is the consensus of the present scholars? I'm seeking a broad answer to this question.
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Is there a scholarly consensus that “touching impurities directly is unlawful except for a necessity”?

In the context of Muslims touching pork, an IslamWeb fatwa writes: Scholars of Islam (Ulamah) state that touching impurities directly is unlawful except for a necessity. I was unsuccessful at ...
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Is it halal to use shampoo containing hydrolyzed collagen?

I found out that collagen is haram to consume especially because it is most likely to be from a pig. But what about collagen in shampoo?
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Is there any differences in concept of “Najes” between Shia & Sunni

There is some differences between Ahkam احکام of shia and sunni. Is there something Najes نجس in sunni which is clean in shia or ViseVersa?
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Praying when in doubt about clothes

I travel a lot and sometimes I run out of clothes and I forget if my clothes are clean or due to some intimacy between my spouse and many times I have to use toilet roll as working in office or ...
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Will my prayer mat become impure by washing it together with clothes that have sperm on them?

I washed my prayer mat (janemaz) with an article of clothing having sperm on it. Will the prayer mat become impure?
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Will my pure clothes become impure by washing them in a washing machine with impure clothes?

I wash all my clothes and bedsheets together, whether pure or impure, in a washing machine. Will all pure clothes become impure?
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How can I clean bathroom tiles which may have semen on them?

Previously, I used to rub my penis on the bathroom tiles walls, so some amount of semen may get onto it. When I learned that this is haraam, I stopped doing it. Now I want to make my bathroom tiled ...
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How can I ensure my prayer is accepted when I encounter impurities from a shared school bathroom?

If somehow urine splits onto my pants and then it becomes dry and then I touched that part with wet hand, is my hand impure? Again if the dry part again comes in contact with water and becomes wet and ...
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Is my prayer valid given that I wore pants which were dirtied by water splashed onto them by a passing car? [duplicate]

It was raining. and I was walking on a road when a car and splashed dirty water on my pants. The part over which water split is from my toe up to knee. My pants were fully wet as a result. The ...
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Would touching the private parts of our kids also invalid our wudu'?

As far as I know part of the things that might invalid wudu' is touching oneself on the private parts. As yesterday when i helped my little 3 years old son to sit on the toilet or a pisspot I needed ...
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Is there philosophical reason for unclean things (nejasat) in Islam?

I want to know why some things are unclean (najasat) in Islam. I ask this question from some people they believe cleanliness helps human avoid microbes. But my teacher tell me it isn't main reason and ...
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What are the consequences of offering obligatory prayer while unaware of being in a state of impurity?

What happens if a persons unknowingly performs fardh salath, even though he is not clean (ejaculated in the night)? Suppose he does wudhu, performs fajr and also recites quran in the same condition. ...
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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 pork head on planned mosque spot really a problem?

Lately there was an excess: somebody placed pork head on a spot planned for mosque. Is this really a problem for building a mosque there? Or is this just some stupid superstition and this "obstacle" ...
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Is it acceptable to do Wudu in the bathroom? (Shia view)

Toilet space (room) is considered as a dirty place and ordinarily this is a place for nejasah (impurities) (and its space can be polluted due to urine/feces...), on the other hand, making Wudu is ...
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Is it haram to purposely touch a dog?

Let's say a Muslim wants to touch, pet, and play with a cute dog. They intend to purify themselves afterwards, even if they have to do it several times a day. Some people say this is haram because it ...
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Are wounds (ones that are still bleeding) considered najis/defiling?

Will they prevent one from doing proper wudu and salat? Furthermore, are there pardon/dispensation concerning wounded body parts with bandage/gauze for us to leave them dry during wudu? Someone had ...
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Are Dogs Impure?

I have come across many people who say dogs are impure or that I have to wash myself if a dog touches me or if I touch a dog. Is there any evidence for this belief? Evidence: Quran and ...
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Does pollution render activities haram?

Nowadays, many tasks inevitably result in some degree of pollution. Transportation, be it driving cars, having non-local food shipped internationally, or even flying to Mecca to perform Hajj, is a ...