Questions tagged [najis]
use this tag in context of questions asking whether an item is ritually impure
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
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" ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...