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 […]

Treating the Qur’an and the Name of Allah With Respect

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I’m curious, since moving back to my home country, and joining a Quranic school, I’ve noticed that nobody leaves the Quran on the floor. Also nobody says the name of Allah in the toilet. And there’s a third thing, wetting your fingers with saliva to turn the page of […]

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.)? […]