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Clothes of The People of the Land

Shaykh Farid Dingle answers the question of wearing jeans as opposed to wearing jubbas in relation to modesty and prayer. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I wanted to know about wearing certain clothes, I am 18 years old and live in the UK, I wear a Jubba everyday and pray in it […]

Is the Prayer Valid If One Prays in Impure Clothes Without Knowing It?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Is the prayer valid if one prays in impure clothes but had no clue of them being impure at that time? Does one have to repeat all of those prayers? Answer:  Walaikum assalam, I hope you’re doing well, insha’Allah. The base assumption of all objects is that […]

Is It Permissible to Recite the Qur’an in Impure Clothes?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Is it permissible to recite the Qur’an in impure clothes? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Yes, it is permissible to recite the Qur’an whilst wearing clothing that is ritually impure. But this is contrary to proper manners (adab) with the Qur’an as being in such an […]

Is It Acceptable to Wear Clothes With Allah’s Name on It?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I am a football player. I would love to see my name “Habibullah” written on my jersey. 1. Is it acceptable for me to wear my jersey into the toilet since it has Allah’s name on it? 2. Will I be responsible if others who buys my jersey wear […]

Can I Pray Behind Someone Who Is Wearing Transparent Clothes?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum I have many doubts regarding my prayerswhen I pray behind an Imam wearing transparent clothes. When are clothes deemed transparent? If the Imam wears such clothes, should a pray behind him? Should I repeat the prayer? Answer: assalamu alaykum Covering one’s nakedness (awra) is a condition for […]

How Should I Clean My Clothes and My Body to Be Allowed to Pray?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum 1. I have put impure clothes in a bucket with pure clothes. Afterwards I wash them with water. Are my clothes now pure? 2. Is it compulsory to use the hand when washing the private parts in the toilet? 3. Is it necessary to wash the rear […]

Can I Wear the Same Clothes I Was Wearing Before Performing a Ghusl (Ritual Bath)?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Can I wear the same clothes I was wearing before performing a ghusl (ritual bath)? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Yes, you can wear the same clothes, namely, the clothes you became ritually impure in, after the bath. But you should remove any filth first before […]

Does Washing Filthy Clothes With Pure Clothes Entail That All My Clothes Are Impure?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I am struggling to go back to the straight path. Does washing filthy clothes with pure clothes entail that all my clothes are impure? Does it entail that all the items of my house are impure? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, If an item of clothing […]

Does the Sunna Entail Dressing as the People of the Land I Live In?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Is there such a thing as sunnah form of dress? Some speakers advocate that the dress of the land is closer to the sunnah than the supposed sunnah dress. What form of clothing is closest to sunnah for people living in the west? Answer: Assalamu alaykum The statement that […]

What is Modest Clothing for Men and Women?

A woman in a headscarf or face veil is one of the most, if not the most, commonly associated image with Islam but the concept of modesty in Islam is a fascinating, profound concept. Shaykh Faraz Rabbani gives a methodical and thorough explanation of how it relates to both men and women.