Hanafi Fiqh

May 15, 2022 2 mins

Does a Woman Who Has Intercourse with Her Younger Brother Remain His Mahram?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question A Muslim woman had intercourse with her 5-year-old brother while he is sleeping many times, and also did oral countless times with him. She then came to an understanding that she’s done wrong and repented. Would they still be counted as mahram? What should she do? Answer I pray you […]
May 13, 2022 2 mins

How to Know If the Water Used to Wash My Mouth Is Impure?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi Question I suffer from bleeding gums when I bleed from my gums I collect water in my hand and rinse my mouth. Is the water I used to rinse the mouth therefore impure and does my mouth remain impure after rinsing. Let’s say I have a stain of blood on […]
May 13, 2022 2 mins

What Should I Do if I Forgot to Perform the First Tashahud?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi Question While praying I forgot whether I recited the first tashahhud or not. I didn’t do any prostration of forgetfulness (sajdat al-sahw) until a couple of minutes later deliberately since I am still not really understanding when to do this prostration. Is the first tashahhud mandatory (wajib)? Answer In the […]
May 12, 2022 1 min

Does Wearing Ear Correctors Affect the Validity of My Ghusl?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question Behind my ears, I wear ear correctors which involve sticking the back of my ears to my head to prevent them from sticking out too much. They are waterproof and last a few weeks at a time. Taking them on and off frequently reduces their efficacy and they are […]