Is It Acceptable to Wear Clothes With Allah’s Name on It?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I am a football player. I would love to see my name “Habibullah” written on my jersey. 1. Is it acceptable for me to wear my jersey into the toilet since it has Allah’s name on it? 2. Will I be responsible if others who buys my jersey wear […]

Is It Permissible to Enter a Public Bathroom Whilst Carrying Islamic Material in a Closed Bag?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu ‘alaykum, Is it permissible to enter a public bathroom whilst carrying islamic material in a closed bag? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. It is best to avoid when reasonably possible as the […]

Qur’an Application on a Smartphone: Can I Touch My Smartphone Without Ablution?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Is it necessary for a person to have wudu if they want to use a Quran app on a smartphone? Does the same rule that applies to touching a mushaf apply to touching the phone while the Quran is open on the device? Answer: assalamu `alaykum The answer to […]

Entering the Bathroom With Qur’anic Verses on Clothing

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: I have a MSA sweat-shirt that has the approximate partial English translation of a verse of the Qur’an on its back.  (1) Is it permissible to wear this in the bathroom if one is not going there to relieve oneself (e.g. going to wash hands, make wud’u etc.)? […]

Qur’an Application on an iPhone: Can I Touch My iPhone Without Ablution?

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question: I recently downloaded the Quran application onto my iPhone and have the entire Qur’an saved both in audio and digital forms. I have two questions: Firstly, do I need to have Wudu in order to touch my iPhone, or is wudu required only when the app is open? […]

Qur’an Software Application & Entering the Toilet

Answered by Sidi Salman Younas Question: Would you be able to tell me about the permissibility of having iphone applications like the Quran or Tafsir on one’s phone. What if I have to visit the lavatory and I have no place to leave my phone during these times except in my trouser or jacket pocket? […]