Fatwas

  • Sufism and their false ancriptions

    The Problem of Sufism: What does it mean and what is the attitude of Islam toward it? I mean Al-Tijaniyyah and Al-Qadiriyyah (a deviant sect that claims Allah has...

  • Touching or shaking hands with woman

    Question : Is Wudu’ (ablution) nullified by touching or shaking hands with a non-Mahram woman (neither a spouse nor a permanently unmarriageable woman), an act which is already Haram (prohibited)?...

  • Touching one's penis invalidates Wudu'

    Question : Scholars differ regarding whether Wudu’ (ablution) is nullified by touching the penis. Those who say that it is not nullified support their opinion with the Hadith that says:...

  • Thinking of women while performing Wudu'

    Question : Sometimes, while performing Wudu’ (ablution) many thoughts cross the mind which are irrelevant to Salah (Prayer) or Wudu’, such as men thinking about women while performing Wudu’. What...

  • Some drops of urine are released after Istinja'

    Question : Soon after I have performed Istinja’ (cleansing the private parts with water) after urination, I feel some small drops of urine being emitted. What I do then is...

  • Ritual Impurity of Maniy

    Question : After kissing, foreplay, or touching one’s wife, he finds some wetness discharged in his underpants from his member following erection. Does this affect the Taharah (ritual purification) and...

  • Penis erection does not invalidate Wudu'

    Question : While a man performs Salah (Prayer), his penis becomes erect discharging nothing. Is his Wudu’ (ablution) nullified? If so, should he interrupt or end his Salah, in case...

  • Passing wind invalidates Wudu'

    Should a person perform Istinja’ (cleansing the private parts with water after urination or defecation) or Istijmar (cleansing the private parts with hard material after urination or defecation) after...

  • Emission of wind from a woman’s vagina

    Question 1: Does emission of wind from a woman’s front passage invalidate Wudu’? Question 2: A woman passes wind from her front passage when she bows and prostrates herself during...

  • Emission of white fluid

    At times, a white colored fluid is emitted from me, sometimes while I am praying. Should I interrupt Salah (prayer) and repeat my Wudu’ (ablution) or should I continue...

  • Doubting that he has undergone ritual impurity

    Question : Does doubt count for anything in case of a person having Wudu’ (ablution) yet is not sure whether or not he passed urine, feces or broke wind due...

  • Do not listen to the insinuations of Satan

    Sometimes I feel while I am washing my feet or directly or shortly after performing Wudu’ something coming out through the urethra in the form of drops. Then I...