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How to wash feet for Ablution at a workplace? Is Prayer valid without washing feet?

As Medi1Saif said in the comments. Washing the feet is an essential part of Wudu: Quran 5:6 O you who have believed, when you rise to [perform] prayer, wash your faces and your forearms to the elbows ...
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Can Qur'an be touched without wudu?

No, a Mushaf of the Quran should not be touched without wudu. The evidence is the verse of the Quran: لا يمسه إلا المطهرون None touch it except the purified. — Quran 56:79 And the ...
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Does touching the urine of an infant invalidate wudu?

Touching urine or any kind of Najas doesn't invalidate wudu. According to the Hanafi Madhab Wudu invalidiates only in these cases: (1) Discharging urine or stool (2) Discharge of gases; (3) Flowing ...
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How is a women in her menses supposed to make dua without making wudu?

First of all note if all of us needed to be purified to perform dhikr or du'a logically that would mean that women would have a vast disadvantage, only because of something Allah created: They have ...
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Is urinating in toilet while standing haram?

No it is not obligatory to urinate standing up, but it is Sunnah to urinate sitting down. It was narrated that 'Aishah said: "Whoever tells you that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) urinated standing ...
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Is it necessary to perform a seperate ablution before every prayer?

Yes, praying with the same wudhu is valid. Although, it is Sunnah to perform ablution for every prayer as the Prophet (ﷺ) used to do so. Narrated 'Amr bin 'Amir: Anas said, "The Prophet (ﷺ) ...
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Does One Repeat Wu'du After the Restroom or Just Wash Up?

It sounds like you are confusing ghusl and wudu. Ghusl is a full body wash. It is required in order to lift a state of major ritual impurity (intercourse, ejaculation, menses, post-partum bleeding). ...
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How to act in Mosque in Friday Prayer?

Welcome back! Watch a few videos to familiarize yourself with the prayer (such as this one) and with the washing process to purify oneself for prayer. When you enter the masjid, keep your shoes ...
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Would touching the private parts of our kids also invalid our wudu'?

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 ...
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Is washing nose, mouth and hands optional in ablution?

واعلیکم السلام There are four Mandatory things (Farz) in Wuzu. Wash face one time. Wash hands till elbow one time. do masah of one-forth of head one time wash feet with ankle one time. ...
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Is my wudu valid if I saw something nasty?

The things that invalidate wudu' (abltuion) are: Any discharge from the front or back passage. Emission of urine or stools from anywhere other than the urethra or anus. Losing one’s mind as an ...
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If sleeping invalidates wudu, why are we encouraged to do wudu before sleeping?

It is a recommended Sunnah to sleep in a state of ritual purity. [Shurunbulali, Maraqi al-Falah] There are 5 benefits of sleeping with Wudhoo: Angels would pray for you (make dua) The Messenger of ...
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Is wudu largely symbolic?

Wudū' is a form of worship ritual, which means that it is meant to be followed as is without trying to figure out the wisdom behind it or its impact. In other words, it would be what one would ...
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Why is it recommended to perform wudu' when one is angry?

This concept comes from a weak chained Hadith: إِنَّ الْغَضَبَ مِنْ الشَّيْطَانِ وَإِنَّ الشَّيْطَانَ خُلِقَ مِنْ النَّارِ وَإِنَّمَا تُطْفَأُ النَّارُ بِالْمَاءِ فَإِذَا غَضِبَ أَحَدُكُمْ ...
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Dripping urine on paints during sneezing

No you are not able to say prayer with "Napaak"" clothes and body. You are saying that you are in university so you have to first change your clothes if possible otherwise wash your clothes and body ...
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Accidentally saw someone veilless

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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Is istinja part of wudu?

There are just 7 things which invalidate wodhu: Passing of urine. Excretion. Passing wind from the rear. A sleep, deep enough to restrict sight and hearing. Things on account of which a person ...
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How to act in Mosque in Friday Prayer?

This is answer of your comment : Yes in some Mosque there is a setup to keep your bag or jacket but in some Mosque there is not on that occasions I keep my bag or jacket beside back wall or side wall ...
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Does One Repeat Wu'du After the Restroom or Just Wash Up?

Wudhu becomes void when at least one of the following seven things happens: 1.Passing of urine. 2.Excretion. 3.Passing wind from the rear. 4.A sleep that is deep enough to restrict sight AND ...
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Does touching my wife break Wudu (ablution) ?

walecum assalam, No. according to scholars, it does not break wudu. For detailed answer, please consult this website: http://islamqa.info/en/769
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Is regular bath considered as a valid Ghusl?

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 ...
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Can a Shi'ite girl do tayammum over makeup?

1. According to Grand Ayatollah Sistani's Fatwa, when performing Tayammum, You should remove any obstruction which might be on your forehead, palms and on the back of your hands. Anything stuck on the ...
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Is it permissible to re-use the water that has been already used [by myself] for ablution?

Well we must make a difference between at least two things: Water that remains after doing wudu This is clearly clean according to all sunni madhabs Water which already has been used for wudu(water ...
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Which form of purification is necessary after test-tube fertilization?

According to this fatwa (Arabic and Urdu are available) ghusl is not needed and in cases, assuming the woman was clean (has performed wudu' before the "intervention") she even doesn't have ...
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Is istinja' necessary for ablution?

Praying with najasa on clothes or on najasa First of all, you should know that according the mawsu'a al-fiqhiyya a prayer is invalid if you prayed on a najiss thing or soil or wearing something najiss ...
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Should a woman keep her head cover while performing Wudu?

Just to make something clear: A woman should hide more than her head or hair from the view of non-mahrams. So if a woman thinks she can make wudu' (ablution) in front of non-mahrams, but can't take of ...
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Is taking a bath equivalent to performing ghsul or wudhu?

If you are taking a regular shower, you have not performed regular Wudu since Allah swt says in surat Al-Ma'idah ayah 6 يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِذَا قُمْتُمْ إِلَى الصَّلَاةِ فَاغْسِلُوا ...
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What to do when there are doubts about wuzu?

If you have waswasa regarding passing of wind: You shouldn't presume based on sensation, but should only redo wudu when you have clearly heard it or smelt it: Narrated `Abbad bin Tamim: My uncle ...
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Does one need to perform ablution before handling a Quran on a smartphone?

The generally-accepted view is that one can only touch a mus'haf (manuscript of the Qur'an) with ablution (free from minor and major impurities). When it comes to touching a smartphone when the mus'...
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