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Step-by-Step Ablution (Wudu) Guide

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Prophet ﷺ said: “A Muslim does not perform ablution (wuḍūʾ) and perfect it, and offer prayer, except that he will be forgiven (for his sins) during the period from one prayer to the next.” [Bukhari] Perfecting the...

What can one use to remove body hair?

Question: What can one use to remove body hair? Answer: Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuhu The Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “Ten things are from the natural disposition: trimming the mustache, lengthening...

Imamah without a beard

Question I have a question. When it comes to making namaaz with jammat jumaah /zuhur and there is no Ulama available (eg if you at work/home) from what i understand most learned amongst the group should lead, my question is if that person has no beard can he still...

Using Cosmetic Creams for Hair Growth

Question Assalamualaikum bro nd sis in Islam. Pls I wanna ask a question. Is it permissible for a man to use any product to grow there beard mustache?  Any products like cream, oil etc Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu...

Yellow dyeing of the beard

Please provide the authenticity and explanation of the following narration: Zayd ibn ‘Umar (rahimahullah) has reported that Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) used to dye his beard using the colour yellow [so profusely] until even his clothes became full [i.e became dyed] of yellowness. He was asked: “Why do you dye using the colour yellow?” He replied: “I saw Rasulullah …

An incident before the demise of Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

What is the authenticity of this incident? Makhul said, “When Mu’awiyah approached death he gathered his children around him and said to the mother of his sons, ‘Show me the consignment which I entrusted with you.’ She came back with a container that was sealed and locked. We thought it contained gems within it. He said, ‘I preserved this …