Purity (Shafii)

February 21, 2024 1 min

If My Discharge Was Not Gloopy or Yellow, Was It Madhy or Maniyy?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I have thoughts because I worry about becoming junub (state of major ritual impurity). I felt a sensation but didn’t feel anything gushing out, and I didn’t feel exhausted. I felt desire dissipate after a couple of minutes. Then I checked my private parts and found discharge, but there […]
February 19, 2024 4 mins

Is Sequence (Tartib) of the Sunna Elements of Ablution Necessary?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question I understand that order is an integral of wudu in Shafi‘i Fiqh, but if I did a sunna of ablution in between an obligatory part, would my ablution still be valid? For example, if I did hands, face, mouth, nose, arms, head, and feet because I did the mouth […]
February 11, 2024 2 mins

Can I Perform Wudu with Water Containing Droplets of Used Water?

Answered by Shaykh Muhammad Carr Question Can I use water that received droplets from my face during ritual ablution (wudu) or from my body during a purificatory bath for the remaining ritual washing? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. Thank you for your question. If construing the used water as […]
February 11, 2024 2 mins

Do I Have to Wash my Clothes Thrice?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Do I have to wash my impure clothes three times in a bucket? I have OCD, so I sometimes have doubts like, “Did I wash my clothes three times?” This is a painful problem. If I have these doubts, do I need to rewash my clothes three times? Answer […]