Does the Collection of Fluid Under One’s Skin Invalidate One’s Ablution?

Shaykh Abdurrahim Reasat answers a question related to the discharge of fluid under one’s skin and its effect on ablution, according to the Hanafi school of thought. In addition, he clarifies what is meant by an external agent.   Question: Assalamu alaikum, I am slightly confused regarding what is meant by an external agent in […]

How Many Prayers Can I Pray with One Single Ablution (Wudu)?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Salam Alaikum. How many prayers can I pray with one single ablution (wudu)? If I have performed wudu for dhuhr and I haven’t passed gas or urinated or anything of that sort, do I have to make wudu for asr or later on for maghrib? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam […]

Wudu and Flowing Filth

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As-salamu Alaikum. When I was performing wudu today, on my damaged toe I saw some whitness on the side. When I wiped it, it didn’t move, and I assumed it was skin. However, when drying my foot I found it to be thick fluid. Would this be considered filthy […]

How to Wash Filth From the Private Parts [Istinja]?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Untill now I had always thought passing wind invalidates wudu so wudu aswell as istinja must be performed but have recently read that only wudu needs to be done. How does breaking wind make you impure and how does wudu make you pure if you have not washed the […]

Does Pre-seminal Fluid on My Private Parts From a Dream Necessitate a Ritual Bath?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamualeykum waramatulahi wabarakatu Ya Sheik, I kiss my girl friends in my dreams and I feel a little moisture on my private parts. Can I offer prayers without taking a bath or by only washing my private parts? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that […]

Does Wudu Break If a Stranger Sees Your Hair?

Answered by Ustadha Sulma Badrudduja Question: I have grown up to believe that after making wudhu (female) it is wajib to cover the hair and other parts of the body in order to keep one’s wudu intact. If a ghair mahram sees the female’s awra, it nullifies her wudu? Is this correct?   Answer: Wa […]

Doubts Regarding Whether Nosebleeds Break My Wudu

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: The flesh against my inner nose bone is always dry and I always have a wound in my nose that often bleeds. I don’t really know if it is flowing or not, but if you put water in the nose then the blood will move from its place i […]

Does Your Wudu Break If Your Spouse Sees You Naked?

Question: Does your wudu break if your wife see’s you naked. Also if showering with your wife, can you make wudu while she is still there? Answer: assalamu `alaykum No, your ablution does not break if your wife sees you naked. The underlying legal reason for the nullification of ablution is the exiting of filth. […]

How to Pray and Stay Pure With Discharge From Private Parts

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I suffer from hemorrhoids without any associated bleeding. I have a slight mucus which is released as a result of the hemorrhiods. I am unaware at the time that this has taken place and only discover it at the end of the day when traces of it is found […]

Could You Please List All the Nullifiers of Ablution According to the Hanafi school?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question : Could you please list all the nullifiers of ablution according to the Hanafi school? What about touching non-mahram women directly? Answer : It is stated in Gifts of Guidance (‘al-Hadiyya al-`Ala’iyya), of Allama Ala’ al-Din Abidin: Ritual ablution (wudu) is nullified by: 1. Anything that exits from the […]