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— An-Nisa 43 — O you who have believed, do not approach prayer while you are intoxicated until you know what you are saying or in a state of janabah, except those passing through [a place of prayer], until you have washed [your whole body]. And if you are ill or on a journey or one of you comes from the place of relieving himself or you have ...


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The answer to this question is that there isn't a "specific way" as we have for wudhu or ghusl . The process of shaving can be done anyhow provided you exercise precaution in doing so. As regards whether it is an obligation or optional, the jurists (may Allaah have mercy upon them) agreed that it is a recommended act for men and women, however, some ...


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walikum salam No it's not allowed to pray right after intercourse unless you first took a bath. Sex brings upon a state of being in ceremonial impurity and requires ghusl [Surah al-Maidah 5:6] Once you have taken a bath, only then can you pray.


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Would Allah allow you to feed your baby something impure? Milk is not among the things that break wudu': Which things break the wudu? In verse (16:66) milk was declared as pure: ... We give you drink from what is in their bellies - between excretion and blood - pure milk, palatable to drinkers. The scholars are in full consent that it is pure, here a ...


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It is wajib for a mature man or woman to observe their prayers. Indeed, the Prophet has informed us that it is the prayers that would be the first deeds to be checked on the day of judgement: "The first matter that the slave will be brought to account for on the Day of Judgment is the prayer. If it is sound, then the rest of his deeds will be sound. ...


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If the person who prayers, doesn’t know that his/her clothes is Najis, and after the Salah figure it out that it was Najis, his/her Salah is considered as a correct Salah (prayer), but it is better to do it again in accordance with recommended precaution. Accordingly it seems that your prayers are true. For further info. I suggest you to read the reference ...


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There is considerable debate whether touching your own private parts breaks wudu, the ruling heavily depends on madhhab. As for shafii fiqh, "reliance of the traveler" (unless I'm mistaken, this is the most respected legal manual in the shafii school) mentions that it does not matter whose private parts you touch, and whether you do it intentionally or not; ...


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No, you have to make Ghusl. The reason is not whether or not the sperm touches the body, but with the fact that an ejaculation happened. If an ejaculation happens, then Ghusl is obligatory. (source)


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There's a hadith about this: It was narrated from 'Aishah that: Asma asked the Messenger of Allah about bathing after ones's period. He said: "One of you should take her water and lote leaves, and purify herself well, or thoroughly. Then she should pour water over her head and rub it vigorously so that the water reaches the roots of her hair. Then she ...


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Ghusl (bath) is same for sexual impurity or menstruation. Apart from cleaning obvious traces of impurities, the essential parts of ghusl are: Pouring water on the whole body so that no patch remains dry at the end.Agreed upon Having the intention of doing ghusl Shafis, Malikis Rubbing the body with your hands or a tool Malikis Rinsing the mouth and nostrils ...


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There are three different fluids that may create confusion about taharah. Maniy or many المني which is fluid secreted by either male or female at the time of orgasm or climax. It comes from a man in a thick and white form while that which comes from a woman is thin and yellow (the Colour however could depend on the health of a person, for details refer to ...


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Basically there's a consensus that tayammum requires clean earth: ... And if you are ill or on a journey or one of you comes from the place of relieving himself or you have contacted women and find no water, then seek clean earth and wipe over your faces and your hands [with it]. Indeed, Allah is ever Pardoning and Forgiving. (4:43) However the ...


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Seeing something does not invalidate wudu, unless it is accompanied with discharge. Reference: https://www.islamweb.net/en/article/162737/does-seeing-others-awrah-invalidate-ones-ablution


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There's nothing wrong with touching and playing with a dog. They are pure animals and no need for purifying yourself afterward. It's a cultural stigma that has made dogs into filthy animals and it's not related to Islam. So it's not haraam and it's not even disliked. Dogs use to wonder around and urinate in the masjid (mosque) during the time of ...


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بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم It won’t be counted as a haram (forbidden) act. In truth, it is not haram to touch dogs, but Islam emphasizes in order to preventing form being Najis (impure). Since as you possibly are aware, you should wash (by its conditions) your hand if you touch a dog(s) if: You as a person who touches the dog or the dog be wet (one of them, or ...


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Please consider the following two hadiths: عن أم سلمة، قالت: قلت يا رسول الله إني امرأة أشد ضفر رأسي فأنقضه لغسل الجنابة؟ قال: «لا. إنما يكفيك أن تحثي على رأسك ثلاث حثيات ثم تفيضين عليك الماء فتطهرين» Umm Salama reported: I said: Messenger of Allah, I am a woman who has closely plaited hair on my head; should I undo it for taking a bath, ...


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The process of taking a bath after sex, or any janabah, includes washing of the head, but it's not necessary to wash all of the hair as this doesn't come in any teachings of the Prophet. There are several hadiths on this issue. One from Umm Salma saying: "O Allah's Messenger! I am a woman with braids on my head. Should I untie them for bath of janabah?" ...


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Hadhrat Aa'ishah (Radhiyallaahu Anhaa) narrates that Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) had a cloth which he used after Wudhu (Tirmidhi V1 P89). Hadhrat Maymoonah (Radhiyallaahu Anhaa) says that once she presented a cloth to Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) but he did not take it, instead he brushed the water off with his hands(Bukhaari V1 ...


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In The Name of Allah, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful. Wet dreams during the day in Ramadan does not invalidate the fast because it is not intentional. The Qur'an says (interpretation of the meaning): “Allaah burdens not a person beyond his scope” [Qur'an 2:286] The Messenger of Allah said: "Three things do not break the fast of the fasting ...


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If you can't get this off even by washing, you have done enough effort to clean your pants! And therefore you can consider it as tahir! The majority of scholars from the Maliki, Shafi'i and Hanbali school consider a tissue tahir if it was not possible to wash off the color of a najassa. As the color of a najassa is considered as one of the three parts or ...


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What is a qullah? First of all you should know that a qullah is basically a big vessel (search via google القلة). One could ask himself whether these vessels have been fabricated everywhere with the same volume.... The relatad ahadith about qullatayn (two qullahs) are linked in my answer on Levels of obligatoriness of rulings within schools of law. Here ...


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Shias use hadiths from Imam Baqir (علیه السلام) and Imam Sadiq (علیه اسلام) to support their position. To quote a Shia source: (باب) * (صفة الوضوء) * 1 - علي بن إبراهيم، عن محمد بن عيسى، عن يونس بن عبد الرحمن، عن أبان وجميل، عن زرارة قال: حكى لنا أبو جعفر (عليه السلام) وضوء رسول الله (صلى الله عليه وآله) فدعا بقدح فأخذ كفا من ماء فأسدله على وجهه ثم مسح وجهه ...


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When discussing the interpretation and rulings of shari'a on verse (5:96) in his tafssir imam al-Qurtobi quoted the known hadith saying: "lts water is pure, and its dead creatures are halal." (Sources: al-Muwatta' , sunan ibn Majah 1, 2, 3, 4, sunan abi Dawod, Jami' at-Tirmdihi, sunan an-Nasa'i 1, 2 and 3) The same hadith was also quoted by ibn ...


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No it isn't required by default. In this context ghusl is only required if you have intercourse or an ejaculation (intercourse, wet dream, masturbation etc.). For further information refer to my answers on If I feel a drop of urine come out when I’m performing ghusl, do I need to restart?? and What should be done after sex according to Islam? and the ...


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Washing is the primary method of purifying an item that has been soiled by filth. However the following are alternate 'concessions' which are valid in the Hanafi madhab, the second and fourth are also valid in the Maliki madhab, while none of these are valid in the preferred view of the Shafi'i and Hanbali madhabs: Mani when dried can be scratched off. عن ...


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The correct way is to use your left hand to do Istinja', and one should struggle to use the left hand and should get ones left hand used to it. And if one can't actually use his left hand for some reason, then you can use your right. لا يكلف الله نفساً إلا وسعها لها ما كسبت وعليها ما اكتسبت ربنا لا تؤاخذنا إن نسينا أو أخطأنا ربنا ولا تحمل علينا إصراً كما ...


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When you will be wearing the diaper, then you remain in state of impurity, so you cannot pray at all. You have to find a way to keep some water with you to clean yourself somewhere, where no one can see you. Or just get some cardboard or any type of plastic, which you can keep there with you to cover yourself, like a wall around you, when you clean yourself, ...


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"MasH" مَسْح in Arabic means to wipe, to rub, to wash, to clean, or to mop. I will use washing or wiping, since these are more popular. The ruling on MasH is legalized by Allah in Surah al-Ma'idah 5:6 = يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِذَا قُمْتُمْ إِلَى الصَّلَاةِ فَاغْسِلُوا وُجُوهَكُمْ وَأَيْدِيَكُمْ إِلَى الْمَرَافِقِ وَامْسَحُوا بِرُءُوسِكُمْ ...


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It is said that every act of kindness towards any living thing is rewarded. A dog is also included. Also many say that there was one an old person in a desert with a dog and it was really hot. When this old person finally found water, they did not drink it all but gave some to the dog. For this act, it is believed that they are rewarded heaven. To treat ...


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