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Using Toilet Paper to Rid Oneself of Impurity: OK?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is nothing wrong in using tissues for the purpose of purification. However, it is better to combine both water …

Daughter

Teaching Daughters About Menstruation: Allowed?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Muslim mothers should teach their daughters about menstruation, its biological explanation and the rules of purification before the girls attain maturity. …

In Search of Inner Peace

In Search for Inner Peace

If we are not near God, who is the source of peace, we can never ever attain peace. And the nearer I am to that source, the more I will have of it. So the nearer I am to the source of water the more water I will have, and the nearer I am to the source of peace the more peace that I will have.

Muslims Baptized

Do Muslims Get "Baptized" Like Christians Do?

Short Answer: Not exactly. There are some differences in the way Islam and Christianity view the body and soul, and in the way they view water and its purifying properties. But, Muslims do ritually purify themselves of sin with water fairly often in wudu, or the ablution one makes before prayer, and ghusl, or the whole-body shower one …

How Can I Purify Myself?

Salam (Peace) Sister, Thank you so much for asking this question and for wanting to learn the means to increase in purification. May Allah Almighty lead you to all that is good and pure in this life and the next and facilitate the path for you. Indeed, as you mentioned, purification of the self or …

How to Perform Ghusl

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear brother in Islam, thanks a lot for your question, which reflects your care to have a clear view of the teachings of …

Forgetfully Prayed without Wudu’: Valid?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon His Messenger. Dear sister, we are greatly pleased to receive your question, which shows the confidence you place in …

Why Do We Pray?

Why does Allah ask us to pray, to fast, to avoid backbiting, to avoid alcohol, to wear hijab? What does Allah gain by these things which He has imposed on us? Some of you might be scandalized by such questions…



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