Urine Leakage, Chronic Gas, and Misgivings

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:  For a while now I have had a problem with urine leakage after going to the bathroom. Usually, this only happens after urinating and the only position that it really leaks out in is while in Sujud.  If I use the washroom right beforehand, this problem makes praying in […]

Praying in Clothes Affected by Urine Dripping Problem

Answered by  Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: If some one dribble urine and has no control over it, can he pray in the same clothes or is his namaaz valid ? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are well, insha’Allah. The excused amount of liquid filth, in the Hanafi school, […]

How Do I Pray When Liquid Constantly Leaks from My Private Parts?

Answered by Tabraze Azam Question: Asalamualikum. What is the ruling on someone who has seminal fluid or a sticky watery liquid coming out of private part almost all the time? Is this person considered mazur? I’m worried because I pray 5 times and it’s becoming difficult to concentrate. Please help me brother, I  have heard […]

Long-Term Illness that Prevents Fasting

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: I was wondering if you could clarify the following matter regarding fasts. I am currently on medication, I have been taking it since I can remember. I take it twice a day and since it is very strong,I have to drink at least 8 glasses of water per […]

Cleaning Oneself After Using the Restroom: Its Effect on Fasting and How to Do it and Maintain Wudu If You Have a Chronic Excuse

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: My friend has a chronic problem with constipation and hernias. One of the ways he has found to help treat his condition is to use a bidet to thoroughly clean the area after every bowel movement. He uses the stream of water on a really high setting for […]

Do You Have to Pray Immediately After You Make Wudu If You Have a Chronic Excuse?

Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, Question: Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullah, I pray this reaches you in the best of imaan and health. If someone has a chronic wind problem and is categorised as ‘excused’, I understand that it may be better and perhaps recommended to pray salah as soon as wudu is made. But is it permissible […]

How Can I Maintain Purity and Pray When I Have a Weak Bladder that Constantly Leaks?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: (1) I have a very weak bladder such that it leaks (in small amounts) almost all the time. I am aware of suggestion that so long as the stain on the underwear is no more than a 50pence piece that is acceptable. Is this right? What is the […]

What Means Should a Woman With Dysfunctional Vaginal Bleeding (Istihada) Take to Stop the Bleeding Prior to Prayer?

Answered by Sidi Tabraze Azam Question: Must the women in state of istihada take any means to stop the bleeding prior to praying? Answer: Wa alaykum assalaam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh Sidi, The prayer as an excused (ma’dhur) person is performed out of necessity; therefore, we try to use whatever means we reasonably can to […]