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Is It Problematic to Use Soap During the Ritual Bath (Ghusl)?

Answered by SeekersHub Answers Service Question: Assalam’aleykum, 1. Can i just check that if by “confirmed” we mean Sunnah Muakadah? 2. If someone washes their body with water, and then rubs and washes off soap, does this fulfill the washing and rubbing required for the ghusl? 3.If a shower is kept on whilst doing the […]

Supplication at the Birth of a Child

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Ibn Ishaq reported that the mother of the Prophet s.a.w. was told/inspired to say ‘I place him under the protection of the One against the treachery of the envious’. Would this make it a sunnah to do so at the birth of a newborn?   Answer: Wa alaikum assalam […]

The Hanafi Madhab’s Approach to Classifying Legal Rulings

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Please explain the Hanafi classification of legal rulings. Answer: Walaikum assalam, The scholars agree that in reality, every human action has a ruling unique to it. Killing an innocent human and an innocent petty lie are both unlawful (haram); however, one is immensely more grave than the other. The […]