February 8, 2023 2 mins

Can Wudu Be Performed If Pus Is No Longer Flowing but Still Oozing?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Is it permissible to perform wudu if a previously burst spot, causing pus and blood to flow past the point of exit, is no longer releasing flowing pus/blood? Should one wait for the pus and blood to completely congeal before performing wudu, or should one wait for the pus […]
February 8, 2023 2 mins

Do I Need to Give Zakat on My Gold While I Owe a Student Loan?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question My question is regarding paying zakat. I have gold that is zakatable, but I also have a student loan that I pay in installments every month. I am unclear about calculating my zakat or whether I should pay zakat. Answer In the Name of Allah, Most Compassionate and Most […]
February 8, 2023 4 mins

Why Do Women Not Have a Right to Insist on Intimacy with Their Husbands?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question In this answer, Shaykh says, “The only difference is that the Sacred Law gives the husband the right to insist.” and “The opposite is also true, except that the wife does not have the right to insist.” I would like to understand why women do not have the right […]
February 8, 2023 3 mins

Is My Nikah Valid If the Witnesses Were Present Virtually?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I married my first cousin, Hanafi (paternal uncle’s son), in the following manner. We sat together at a place and made a video call to his younger brother and one of my other cousins, who, although the same age as my husband, is an uncle in relation. Now, they […]