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  • Experiments on pork Date: 26-3-2006

    I am a student in the university and I am working in a group in order to carry out a scientific research on the impact of salt on drying meat, especially pork. This requires carrying out experiments on pork. So, is it permissible to carry out these experiments? It should be noted that I have no other choice in order to fulfil the requirements of my.. More

  • A mouse fell into olive oil and died Date: 26-3-2006

    A mouse fell into a container full of olive oil when we opened it to take out a quantity for use. So what is the ruling on this oil? Is it permissible to use it in cooking? .. More

  • Clothes stained by the urine of a rabbit Date: 22-3-2006

    A man carried a rabbit which urinated on his clothes, and he only remembered this when performing the prayer, what should he have done and why?.. More

  • The pure and impure of animal dung and urine Date: 21-3-2006

    Is the animal dung impure?.. More

  • The mother’s milk is pure Date: 20-3-2006

    Is the breastfeeding mother’s milk impure? It is permissible for the mother to perform the prayer if her clothes are touched by her milk?.. More

  • Products containing beef derived substances Date: 21-6-2005

    I have been using a cleaning spray product to clean my desk etc. I found out lately that it contained beef derived substances. So now I feel like this Najas is in a lot of places, I fear it is on my phone, my wallet, my cloths, even my prayer mat. It is like I think that when I touch my phone and my hand is sweaty, it transfers the Najas to.. More

  • Working with dogs as a security measure Date: 9-12-2004

    I am working in American base, as a security procedure vehicles are checked by dog, entering inside and sniffing the things like food every day. I would like know the Shariah law about the concept of prohibition and when I am obliged to wash the thing touched by dog seven times. Is it only if saliva dropped on the things? I had the same experience.. More

  • Muslims touching pork Date: 17-6-2004

    Is a Muslim allowed to touch pork/ Ham? A Muslim inmate was told that he had to work in the Kitchen in the Jail and he refused because he will touch pork during the job. So he was punished because he refused the orders and was put in a restricted house unit in the Jail for 1 month. The jail send us a letter asking for the religious fatwa about the.. More

  • Coming in contact with dogs Date: 7-3-2004

    Can we pray if a dog rubs his body towards our legs/clothes? What if he licks our skin or we touch the dog? If not then should we wash our hands and change our clothes? Is it enough, or do we have to take a bath or do ablution again?.. More

  • Dog drinking from a bucket Date: 5-10-2003

    I just wanted to know the ruling of a dog drinking from a bucket which is used to wash clothes yet the dog its self is always in its kennel only freed only a night. I read from another site that there is no problem and the water is still pure... More

  • Daughter ate from cat's bowl and became ill Date: 21-5-2003

    My 11-year-old daughter ate from my cat's bowl and we had to take her to the hospital. She is extremely ill. The bowl was clean and we served her meal in it because she wanted to be like the Prophet's (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) wife Ayisha (Radiya Allahu Anhu) who ate from the same bowl as a cat. Your prayers and other brothers and sisters prayers.. More

  • Is it Halal to use saliva of a bird? Date: 28-12-2002

    I want to ask you about drool (saliva) of swallow (kind of bird)Is it impure ? In south east asia many people mostly non-moslims drink this drool of swallow as medicines. The price of these drool is very expensive. That's why many Muslims in this area make farm of swallow's drool and sell it to non-muslim. What is your opinion, Is it Haram or Halal.. More

  • Offering ivory and tusk as gifts Date: 11-12-2002

    Is it ok to ivory and elephant tusk offer as gifts?.. More

  • Dog slept in his room Date: 11-11-2002

    I live on a farm, and I have a dog as a watchdog. One day, while I was busy, he entered the house and slept in my room. Is it clean for praying or I must wait until 40-day pass?.. More

  • A hairbrush made of pork hair Date: 13-10-2002

    I bought a hairbrush and I didn't know it was made of pork hair. I want to know if it Halal or Haram... More