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Do I Need to Renew My Ritual Purity After Touching Filth?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum, If one was to touch sperm after he completed his ghusl, would this require another ghusl or can he simply wash the affected area? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that this message finds you well, insha’Allah. Touching filth does not necessitate a […]

Wet Dreams and Ritual Purity: A Reader

The Rules Rules Regarding Ghusl and Wet Dreams for Men and Women Male Sexual Fluids and Ghusl Does Pre-seminal Fluid on My Private Parts From a Dream Necessitate a Ritual Bath? Excessive Nocturnal Emission: What Should I Do? Dealing with Doubts Waking Up with a Spot on Groin and Dealing with Baseless Misgivings (Waswasa) What […]

To What Extent Should I Go in Checking the Nature of a Discharge After Waking Up?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam ‘aleykum, I am a woman who barely dare to go to bed because I’m so afraid of having a wet dream. Is there any reason for concern by seeing regular discharge after waking up but in large quantity? To what extent should I go in checking the nature […]

How Can a Woman Differentiate Between Mani and Madhi?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salaamu alaykum, I am confused about when ghusl is obligatory on me, I cannot differentiate between mani and madhi How can I do this? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that this message finds you well, insha’Allah. The ritual bath (ghusl) is obligatory after […]

How Can I Judge the Nature of the White Stain I Find on My Underwear When I Wake Up?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu aleykum, When waking up I always find a dry white stain on my underwear. How am I supposed to tell whether the white stain is sperm or pre-ejaculatory fluid? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, […]

Does a Female Orgasm Experienced Without Intercourse Necessitate a Ritual Bath?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: If a female experiences an orgasm without her husband having penetrated her, does she need to perform a ritual bath? Also, if it is difficult to access water is it possible for ritual bath to be performed through tayamum alone? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray […]

How to Differentiate Between Maniy and Madhy for a Woman?

Answered by Ustadha Shaista Maqbool Your Question: Assalam ‘alaikum, I am a woman.  How can I differentiate between madhi and mani?  I am always confused about when ghusl is obligatory. Answer: Wa’alaikum assalaam, Maniy in women (female ejaculation) or orgasm is when sexual fluid exits the private parts at the peak of sexual excitement, with […]

Which Sexual Fluids Require Ghusl?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: If one is awake and he has madhi (pre-sexual fluid) come out of him not mani (ejaculatory fluid) and he wraps toilet paper around himself then sleeps, but when he wakes up he recalls he didn’t wash his private part while awake, is it necessary to wash the entire […]

Male Sexual Fluids and Ghusl

Answered by Sidi Wasim Shiliwala Question: If mani/semen/sperm exits while or after urinating is Ghusl required in the Hanafi School? Answer: Walaikum As-salaam wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu, The Hanafi jurists have outlined three general types of sexual fluid in men: 1. Sperm (mani), which is a thick white liquid that, after its exit, the erection […]