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Does Wearing Makeup Make Me a Disbeliever?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Questions: Asslamu Alaykum A few years ago, I had some thoughts that if I loved Allah I would leave all adornment for His sake. While reflecting upon this, I concluded that I did not love Allah enough to cover my hair. I verbalized these thoughts and did not immediately repent. […]

What Can I Do About Misgivings Regarding Filth?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I’m in a serious predicament. I have fallen into extreme waswas. It’s takes me up to an hour to pray one prayer. I am completely lost about whether filth has affected me or not, especially in the washroom. What should I do? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, […]

People May Have Walked on Filth in My Room: Has It Spread All over My House?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salaamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatahu, My blanket that was soiled with mani went onto the floor in my room. After smelling both the blanket and the floor, it seemed as though the filth had transferred on to the floor. To make matters worse, others had entered my […]

What Can I Do About Drops of Urine During Wudu?

Answered by SeekersGuidance Answers Service Question: After finishing cleaning my private parts, I remain in that position for 2 minutes in the event of any drops of urine still spilling. Sometimes, part way through my wudu, I notice a drop at the tip of the penis. Can you please clarify what one has to do […]

A Reader on Ritual Purity, Urine Leakage and Misgivings

‘Verily this religion is ease, and none make this religion difficult except that it overwhelms them.’ [Bukhari] Drops of urine during prayer: simply misgivings? Key Principles Relating to Certainty, Doubt, and Baseless Misgivings (waswasa) Checking Clothing for Drops of Urine Praying in Clothes Affected by Urine Dripping Problem Urine Leakage, Chronic Gas, and Misgivings How […]

Waswas [Baseless Misgivings] Regarding Apostasy and Purity

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I suffer from waswas regarding impurity and apostasy. 1) Regarding impurity: I have doubts regarding the cleanliness of a place or an area. For example I get a tought that I know that on this area of the bedsheet I wiped pus. That spot where I have wiped it […]

Misgivings Regarding Apostasy and How to Deal with Them

Answered by Dr Asim Yusuf Question: Alhamdulillah, I have been  through a lot of  hardship. I have been a Muslim Alhamdulillah for 8-9 years, because I wanted to accept the Islamic beliefs because I felt different and my heart found it to be from common sense to accept it. My heart says about the Islamic […]

Misgivings Regarding Intentions and How to Memorize Qur’an

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Im always getting doubts about my intentions, how do I know they are sincere? I keep getting shirk thoughts. For memorizing the Quran I basically don’t even tell my family that I want to memorize because I think I will be insincere. And can I memorize on my own […]

Weak Iman, Misgivings, and Loving the Messenger (Allah Bless Him and Give Him Peace)

Answered Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I am dealing with extreme thoughts of shirk that bring me to tears. My imaan is extremely low and at I question my faith nearly all the time. I know one of the things you can do to remove these thoughts is increase the amount you practice. I confess I […]

Consistent Flatulence and Tarawih Prayer

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I suffer from consistent flatulence.  Every year during Ramadan I get discouraged from taraweeh, tahajjud, and reading the Qur’an due to the extreme flatulence I experience. I know I am suppose to disregard doubts but sometimes i might be like 70 to 99% sure i passed gas. keeping my […]