August 18, 2022 2 mins

What is the Evidence That the Verse about Breastfeeding Five Times Was Abrogated...

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question Someone stated that a verse about breastfeeding five times was abrogated, but its ruling was upheld. I understand and accept this type of abrogation (where the verse is abrogated but the ruling is retained), but I have yet to find evidence for the abrogation of this specific verse and the […]
August 18, 2022 4 mins

What If, as an Unmarried Woman, My Hymen Ruptured as a Result of a Medical Proce...

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I had to undergo a medical procedure eight years ago after being diagnosed with endometriosis. My doctor advised me to have a laparoscopy and hysteroscopy (i.e. a camera inserted into the uterus via the vagina). Furthermore, the gynecologist who performed the surgical procedure was male. Following the procedure, I […]
August 18, 2022 3 mins

Is It Permissible to Conceal the Fact That One Is Fasting an Obligatory Fast by ...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question If someone needs to fast because they want to make up the missing days from Ramadan, for example, or because they made a false oath and they want to fast for three days to repent. Still, they don’t want their parents to know the reason (because this way, they […]
August 18, 2022 1 min

Are Dog and Swine Hides Considered Filthy Even after Tanning?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Is it permissible to wear clothes made of pigskin or dog (canine) leather? Is it allowed to sell clothes or articles made of dogs or pigs? Is it allowed to pray with clothes made of dog or pork in the Shafi’i school? Answer Thank you for your question. In […]