How Can I End Urine Drops Quickly? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, After using the bathroom I use toilet paper to clean up the remaining drops of urine. This however takes a very long time. Everytime I squeeze and get rid of the drop another one takes it’s place. Do I have to get rid of the drops that […]

Is the Blanket of a Bed in Which My Son Has Urinated Impure?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum My son has urinated in his pyjamas while sleeping. He had two blankets covering him of which it is hard to see the traces of urine on them. I felt the blankets but could not find it wet. 1. Are the blankets now impure? 2. Has carrying […]

What Is the Correct Method to Clean a Baby Who Urinates in the Bathtub as I Wash Him?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salamu alaykum, What is the correct method to clean a baby who urinates in the bathtub as I wash him? My wife refuses to wash him down on the basis that only a small amount urine has been added to the larger volume of clean water. Answer: Assalamu […]

Do I Need to Perform a Ritual Bath After Wetting My Bed With Urine During My Sleep?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu alaykum, Do I need to perform a ritual bath after wetting my bed with urine during my sleep? How can I know if sperm has also exited? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, No, you do not have to perform a ritual bath (ghusl) after wetting the bed. […]

I Always Think That I Have Lost My Wudu During Prayer. What Can I Do?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:As salam alaykum, Praying for me has become a very difficult task. I have difficulty sustaining Wudu, as I have confusions regarding whether or not I passed wind. Most of the time, I have to stop mid-prayer and repeat the entire process. Also, I feel as if I have urine […]

Is It Permissible to Use a Soap With Cow Urine in It?

Answered by Shaykh Umer Mian Question: Assalam alaikum, We have a new brand of ayurvedic soap in India which has cow fat and cow urine in its ingredients in addition to other herbs. Is it permissible to use it ? Answer: Wa alaikum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu It is stated in the relied-upon Hanafi […]

Can You Advise Me on the Proper Way to Avoid Excessive Doubts After Using the Restroom?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam ‘aleykum. I use a lot of water to clean myself after relieving myself. If not I feel I have not purified myself. I spend a lot of time checking for possible urine drops. Doing istinja takes me about 30-40 minutes and this causes trouble to my family. Can […]

Should I Wash My Private Parts Each Time I Do Wudu Because of Being Excused Due to Incontinence?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum, 1. I have a weak bladder so I cant keep my wudu while praying. Do I need to do istinja everytime I do wudu? 2. Is it necessary for me to sit down and pray? Should I put something around the area to stop the leaking or […]

Is It Permissible to Not Fast While at My Destination If I Intend to Stay There 6 Days? How Urinary Incontinence Should Be Dealt With Regarding Prayer? (Shafi’i School)

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, 1) I intend to travel to another country during Ramadan. I will reach my destination on the afternoon of the 12th of July and stay till the afternoon of the 18th of July (inshaAllah). Would I be permitted not to fast while at my destination? 2) I […]

Waiting for Urine to Stop and Wudu

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I have a condition where urine drops come out when I go to the toilet. It stops after 15 minutes or sometimes longer. I was told to just make a fresh wuhdu for every prayer, because i have a genuine medical problem. After going through some related questions I’ve […]