Handling of Pigs

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked if any limitations are placed on veterinarians handling pigs and other impure animals in connection with research or treatment. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. Respected Shaykh, My question is regarding the handling of pigs and other impure animals by a veterinarian. I would like to know if […]

Does Touching Pig Skin Leather Make Me Impure?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum I unknowingly had shoes which were definitely made from pig skin leather. I touched the pig skin leather with wet hands and my hands were now impure. I used the washroom to perform wudu. Is the rest of my family now filthy by using the same washroom? […]

Is My Floor Impure If I Clean It While Wearing Pig Skin Shoes?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum For a long time I used to clean my floor with a wet mop using the same water for the whole floor. I have found out that the inner sole of a pair of my shoes was made from pig skin leather. When I just cleaned the […]