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  • Prophet's command to use Siwaak before prayer Date: 3-1-2018

    Abu Hurayrah, may Allah be pleased with him, reported: "The Messenger of Allah, sallallahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,said, "Had I not thought it difficult for my community, I would have commanded them to use the Miswaak (tooth stick) before every prayer.'' [Al-Bukhaari and Muslim]. What is the understanding of the Messenger's words: "I would have commanded"? .. More

  • Siwaak prescribed before every prayer Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Shaykh, I have a question about the Miswaak (tooth stick). I read a hadith that says that your prayer will be multiplied by 70 if you use a Miswaak before it. So my question regarding this is: if I pray two units of prayer of the Sunnah before the Fajr (or any prayer) and then two units of prayer of.. More

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste can serve as Siwaak Date: 30-1-2015

    Dear brothers, As-salam Alykum. Q. Toothbrush in Islam is a Sunnah. Can we count on the modern Toothbrush with toothpaste too or not? Thank you and may Allah guide and protect us all. .. More

  • How to hold the Siwaak according to the Sunnah Date: 26-12-2014

    Assalaamu alaikum, dear shaikh some websites say that when you use siwak keep your little finger at the end lowest back part of it. Is this true? 2 - They say when you intend to discard siwak then bury it somewhere rather to throw in the dustbin as it was a source of cleanliness and a honorable sunnah. Is it also true? Jazaak ALLAHU Khair. .. More

  • Catching Takbeerat-ul-Ihraam with Imaam has priority over using Siwaak Date: 6-11-2013

    Suppose Congregational salat starts and i need ablution. At this moment whether i go for ablution without meswak or not( As i know meswak is sunnah and sawab of that salat is 70 times more than the salat of without meswak)? if i go for meswak there is a chance for missing one rakah or takber e ulah. When Ikamah starts and i was not reached mosque yet,.. More

  • Siwaak is also used with false teeth Date: 4-4-2013

    Will a man who has false teeth be rewarded for using the Siwaak? .. More

  • The definition and benefits of Siwaak Date: 28-3-2006

    What is Siwaak? From which tree is it taken off? What is its importance? .. More

  • How to hold the Miswaak Date: 21-2-2006

    What is the Sunnah way of holding the Miswaak, and from where should one start brushing his teeth? Please Advice. .. More

  • Women using Miswaak Date: 18-11-2004

    Can a woman to use the 'Miswaak'? Please advice, with Hadeeth, if possible. .. More