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Is it permitted to perform fresh wudu’ for nafl salah?

Question: Would it be preferable to make a new wudu for salaat al ishraaq when i stay in the mosque after fajr? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Wuḍū’ is an act of `ibādah and has...

Is performing Namaz in half sleeves Makrooh?

Is performing Namaz in half sleeves MAKROOH?? If MAKROOH, please give reference of any fiqh or hadith. Answer: Ref. No. 903/41-11B In the name of Allah the most Gracious the most Merciful The answer to your question is as follows: One should wear proper clothing while...

Elderly women and Jilbab & Funeral of non-muslim mother

Question:  Assalaam Alaikum, 1. I would like to know the meaning of the word ‘قواعد’ in surah Nur ayat 60. 2. Please give any helpful tafseer of the portion of this ayat that relates to an elderly woman removing some portion of her outer garments (even in front of non...

Working As A Hairdresser And An Aesthetician

Assalaamu Alaikum   Mufti Wasim, I need your help with an issue concerning my profession. I am a Beautician that is hairdresser / Aesthetician. I have been in this field for the pass 36 yrs and have my own business. As knowledge came to me I tried my best to make...

Prohibition For Men From Wearing Gold

Question: Assalam Alaikum, How do I explain to a non-Muslim why a muslim(male) cannot where gold. The Nabi (SAW) forbade it and I believe he had an explanation as to why it should not be worn jazakullah.   Answer: Wa Alikum As Salaam, The instructions which came from...

The ruling on Parda and Hijab

Queation: Asalaamu’alaykum waRahmatullahi waBarakaatuhu,  I need to know the ruling on Parda. My friend who wears parda and attended the Darul Uloom where her daughters still attend has confirmed this is Fard. I don’t wear parda I wear a hijab. However she’s...

Inheritance and more

Assalamu Alaikum, I had emailed you some time ago and i havent gotten a response from you . I am emailing again , in hope that my questions will be answered . My Questions are as following: 1.If i have an estate but has no one to inherit, i.e mother, father, brother...

HIJAB IN ISLAM

HIJAB IN ISLAM MUFTI WASEEM KHAN Different meanings have been drawn from the word ‘Hijab’ in different societies through the ages. It is however, mostly and grossly misinterpreted in societies lacking Divine Guidance. The usual understanding of such people is that it...