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Six Conditions For Menstruation

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Companion Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (Allah be pleased with him) relates that the Prophet ﷺ said: “Menstruation is three days, four days, five days, six days, seven days, eight days, nine days, or ten days. If the bleeding...

Five Must-Know Rulings For Praying During Labor

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Every woman’s birthing experience will be unique. Some women may choose to give birth at home, while others believe that delivering in a hospital is best. Some women feel strongly about having natural vaginal births,...

Continuous bleeding after childbirth

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu There is a lady who has been having continuous bleeding after childbirth. After 40 days she was told to make ghusal and start parting namaz and fasting because it is istehaza.But bleeding is continuous and stops...

Does a foster child inherit?

Q. I breastfed my sister’s 6 Months old child from the time my sister passed away till her child was 2 years old. Does my sister’s child inherit from my estate? A. If a child is breastfed by another woman from childbirth up to 2 years of age, the child becomes a...

How to perform Qadha Salah?

Message: As Salaam Wa Alaikum. I would like to know how to perform the kazaa prayer please. Thank you. Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق In performing Qadha Salah, you need to know which Salah you are doing Qadha for. When you know this, you will make an...

Laws of Iddah

Question Salaam what are the rulings regarding iddat Dos and dont’s Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, when a woman’s husband passes away or...