1391 fatwas

  • Having long hair and a long beard at the same time Date: 4-6-2002

    I would like to know whether it is Haram for a Male Muslim to have a long beard and a long hair at the same time. As far as I know, a Male Muslim is advised to have long beard but I have a doubt on having a long hair. I heard from friend of mine that it's ok to have both long hair and long beard at the same time as long as you practice the religion.. More

  • Cutting the nails Date: 14-5-2002

    I would like to ask about cutting the nails, should we cut them (as I do) or leave them very long? I have read many times that cutting the nails is a must and they should be pared every 7 days trimmed every 40 days, as I try my best to advise my friend that Shaitan will be under them, but she chooses to listen to others as they tell her what she wants.. More

  • Bathing or Performing Ablution Naked Date: 13-5-2002

    What is your verdict on taking a bath in a closed bathroom naked? What about performing ablution after taking normal bath, is it accepted if done naked? .. More

  • Tanning pig skin Date: 5-5-2002

    I know that consumption of pork, and clothing oneself with dresses made by pigskin is forbidden. However, is there any harm in using purses, pockets, briefcases, shoes, and cushions, etc. made from pigskin? Specially when I take care not to carry such items to any Masjid and not to touch them with wet hands. Does "tanning" not purify the pigskin while.. More

  • Nullifiers of Ablution Date: 4-5-2002

    When I make Wudu and pray, then remove my head scarf after prayer will my Wudu be broken due to my head not being covered? .. More

  • Doubts about urine during prayers Date: 29-4-2002

    Sometimes I feel water is coming out of my private part ((Dhakar)) while I'm praying. I used to leave the prayer and make Wudu. But I noticed that there is nothing and I was only feeling that. Now I keep on praying without making Wudu. Am I suppose to go after my doubts and make Wudu or should I keep praying?.. More

  • Problem with Wadi Date: 29-4-2002

    I have a problem in praying. I can't do Salat in it's time in work but my colleagues do because I suffer for the problem of Wadi (thick white discharge from penis) so I can't change my intern clothes because I'm at work. Consequently I don't pray in time, so can I just do Wudu without changing my intern clothes? If I had to change them, I should change.. More

  • Questions regarding purification Date: 29-4-2002

    Here are few questions which many of us have. These are regarding purification.1) Is there a specific Du'a to say while taking bath in the bathroom or before entering in (when a relation ship between husband and wife, when women have there menstrual periods, after giving birth)?2) Do the beds become unclean after a relationship between partners?3).. More

  • Bride Performing Tayammum Instead of Ablution Date: 23-4-2002

    Is it allowed for the bride to make Tayammum instead of Wudu when she prays Sunnah with her husband on their wedding night? .. More

  • Penile emissions Date: 20-4-2002

    I have a condition that when I use the toilet to pass water or excrete more so with the latter a thick whitish fluid comes out from my penis which soils my clothes and requires me to bath. I perform my Salah, etc. at times in this state which occurs unintentionally and at no given time. I always feel that I am impure. Does the religion have a ruling.. More

  • Performing Ghusl While Intending Ghusl and Ablution at the Same Time Date: 20-4-2002

    After performing Ghusl is there a need to do ablution (Wudu)? .. More

  • Performing Ablution Without Removing Hijaab Date: 9-4-2002

    Is it ok to make Wudu without taking off the Hijab? .. More

  • Purification After Using Cosmetic Containing Alcohol Date: 3-4-2002

    When you use perfume/creme with alcohol, are you supposed to make Taharah (take a bath) or only Wudu? .. More

  • Purification for a nocturnal emission shortening and combining prayers Date: 30-3-2002

    If a person as a traveller stays in his relatives' home and if nocturnal emission (during sleep) occurs does it become obligatory for him to take bath before Salat al Fajr? Is there any condition which allows one the concession like an ill person who is not obliged to take bath. I watched Khutba of Hajj on TV. I saw Khatib leading congregational prayer.. More

  • Bleeding and Prayer Date: 30-3-2002

    I had an operation and I have to take pills to stop the pain. I have bleeding most of the month while I use pills I have to take them non-stop. The bleeding may stop for a few days, sometime for weeks, so, I can perform prayers normally. I took the Fatwa that I will stop praying for 7 days and pray for the rest of the month if the bleeding is still.. More