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  • No need to wash inside of vagina in istinjaa' Date: 28-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Thank you for your previous answer, but I want this part to be answered. "When I go out and use a public toilet, I only use water to wash and rub my private parts gently. I do not go to the inner part which is usually visible when I squat. However, squatting to clean the private part in public is difficult for me. So I estimate the.. More

  • Washing outer part of vagina sufficient in Istinjaa’ Date: 12-12-2017

    Salaam. You said that any water that comes out of the urethra is impure, even if it is the water which you used to clean yourself. My question is: how can you prevent water from going inside the urethra, as I have to rub he area and exit where urine comes out from. I do not like just pouring, as I do not feel that it cleans without running. I am really.. More

  • Washing the perineum in Istinjaa’ Date: 16-11-2017

    I am a male, and I have been suffering urethral discharge incontinence for the past 2 years and very mild urine leakage after urination for 10-15 min. I keep tissues in my underwear in order to prevent the spreading of this discharge, but it keeps moving from its place. I always suspect that because of sweating near the private parts, the discharge.. More

  • Istinjaa’ is an act of worship in itself Date: 14-11-2017

    Is removing impurity after relieving oneself in order to keep body pure from impurities an act of worship, or is it merely a permissibleact? Is wearing pure clothes before the prayer an act of worship, or is it merely a permissibleact? Is facing the Qiblah (prayer direction) before prayer an act of worship? Is placing a mat to pray on a pure place an.. More

  • Using animal dung in Istijmaar Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Many prominent scholars say that the urine and stool of halal animals are pure. However, in a hadith, the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, threw away the dung of animal when it was brought to him for Istijmaar (cleaning oneself using stones or other solid materialsafter having answered the call of nature) and said that it is.. More

  • Using toilet paper in purification when washing causes leakage of urine Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I suffer from incontinence which lasts up to 30-45 mins after urinating. After urinating, I place an absorbent and remove it once the leakage stops, after which I proceed to wash off the impurity from my privates. The problem is that as soon as my private part comes into contact with water, the leakage begins again. What should I.. More

  • No need to use tissue after Istinjaa' or Istijmaar Date: 19-1-2017

    I did Istijmaar (cleaning impurity using stones) from urine, and when I had finished and was clean, I did Istinjaa' (cleaning impurity using water),and when I was pouring water, I felt this feeling as if something came out. Should I ignore this, or should I pour again whenever this happens regardless of whether I did Istijmaar or Istinjaa' only? This.. More

  • No need to wash legs after using restroom Date: 2-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please, is it true that it is from the Sunnah that whenever somebody goes to the toilet or restroom, they should wash their legs because they may have touched or stepped on impurity? If yes, then what is the quantity of water required? This has added to my Waswaas (obsessive whisperings),each time I go to relieve myself, I keep on.. More

  • Number in Istijmaar in different Schools of Fiqh Date: 6-10-2016

    Assalamu alaykum. I have a question regarding Istijmaar(purifying oneself from defecating or urinating by wiping with a solid material).I have read the following statement: Ibn Qudaamah said in Al-Mughni (1/102), “Both things are stipulated together: purification and completing three; one of them done without the other is not sufficient. This is the.. More

  • Turning toilet into kitchen Date: 18-9-2016

    A poor family wants to build a kitchen in the place of a toilet. Is it alright if they put a wooden board over the place where the indian style toilet was instead of removing the closet completely and use it as a kitchen? .. More

  • Texting while relieving oneself Date: 10-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I know that it is haram to talk in the toilet, but is it permissible to text anyone in the toilet without talking about religion, like by having a general discussion? .. More

  • Urinating while call to prayer is being made Date: 28-5-2016

    Can I urinate while the muezzin is calling the azan? Some of my friends refrain from urinating during the azan thinking that it is forbidden. Likewise, can I continue doing my work like reading or writing during the azan, or should I repeat after the muezzin? .. More

  • Eating while defecating Date: 15-2-2016

    Is it permissible to eat while defecating and before cleaning oneself? .. More

  • Using only istijmaar to achieve purification Date: 14-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykoum. If one uses toilet paper or stones to purify oneself after the call of nature, are the (intimate) parts considered purified? Then, if one touches the parts with his hand, does his hand become impure? May Allaah bless you. .. More

  • It is not necessary to do istinjaa' if it is not time for prayer Date: 1-10-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. If you go to the toilet at a time when no prayer is due, and the impurity spreads beyond its usual place, is it necessary to do istinjaa' (cleaning oneself with water) even though you do not need to be in a state of purity because you are not going to pray? Or can you just use toilet paper and then purify yourself properly later before.. More