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OCD Causing Hardship with Impurities

Ustadh Salman Younas advises on how to deal with impurities when suffering from OCD. I have been struggling with OCD for the past few years. It’s mainly obsessive thoughts about impurities (najas).  I have read that certain things that are considered najis in the Hanafi madhab aren’t najas in, for example, the Maliki maddhab. My […]

Can I Follow Another Madhhab When Traveling?

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked about taking a dispensation from another madhhab in one thing and how that affects other actions. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I am Hanafi. In the Hanafi madhhab, it is not permissible for a woman to travel without a mahram. However, this website states that their is […]

Can We Take Dispensations in These Exceptional Times? (Video)

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Can we take dispensations in these exceptional times? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten years overseas, Shaykh Faraz returned […]

Can I Pray Fajr After Sunrise Without Being Sinful?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I can’t pray fajr prayer because I have sleep problems. Can I pray fajr at zuhr time following what is entailed by the Hadith below? A woman came to the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) when we were with him and said: “O Messenger of […]