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Should I Make Sure to Get Rid of Urine Drops Before Getting to Sleep?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum 1. After urinating, I wipe myself once and wait about 5 minutes and I have to wipe again, as another drop follows. During the night I am unable to wait for 5 minutes and wipe the second time after 5 minutes because I cannot fall back asleep […]

Is My Witr Prayer Made With Tayammum Valid? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I prayed the witr prayer outside with tayammum after forgetting about it. My house was a few minutes away but I didn’t want to delay the witr prayer. I asked someone for the qibla direction without knowing his religion. Did I do something wrong? Answer: Asslam ‘alaykum. […]

Can I Make a Tayamum on the Wedding Day to Not Ruin My Makeup? (Video)

Answered by Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said Question: Assalam alaykum I fear that I will not be able to keep my wudu throughout my wedding day to perform my prayers. As a bride it would mean having to remove my hijab and makeup to perform wudu which will take a lot of time. Can I perform […]

How Should I Achieve Ritual Purity When Going to the Bathroom Is Dangerous? [Shafi’i]

Answered by Shaykh Salim Ahmad Mauladdawila Question: Assalamu alaykum The ceiling directly above my bathtub is leaking and may collapse at any moment. What should I do if I am in a state of major impurity in this case? Answer: Bismillah al-Rahman al-Rahim If the person person cannot find another (bath)room to use (family, friend, […]

Can I Perform Tayamum Rather Than Wudu Because of My Cut?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:Assalam alaykum, I suffered a serious cut to the index finger of my right hand and it currently has stitches. The doctor instructed me not to get it wet. It is very akward and painful to make wudu like this. Can I perform tayyamum until the stitches are removed? Answer: […]

How To Achieve Ritual Purity With a Bandaged Face?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu’alaikum, An 80 year old lady has had an eye operation and doctors have said that no water must go on or near the bandage covering the eye or even around the head. Can you please explain how she should do her wudu considering she cannot wash or even […]