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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...

Salawat and Salam For The Prophet ﷺ

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Sending abundant blessings (salawat) and peace (salam) upon the Prophet ﷺ is a way to show our gratitude towards him ﷺ. It is a demonstration of a believer’s love and veneration for the Prophet ﷺ, and it is also one of...

Istihada: What Is It? And Examples

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Abnormal vaginal bleeding (istihada) is invalid blood. Practically speaking, it is any colored vaginal discharge that is not ruled as menstruation (hayd) or lochia (nifas). Contrary to popular thought, istihada is not a...

Discharge

Salaam Alaikum. I am a 42 year old married woman that gets discharge a lot and for me to not get it on my underwear I insert my finger to get it out. Not in a sexual way. Not in an arousal way as I have a healthy intimacy with my husband BUT only so I don’t get my...

Do indecent images in mind break wudu or prayer

After hearing that having bad seeing bad images (sexual or just indecent) in your mind breaks prayer, I often get these thoughts or I find myself wanting to bring the thought up and then struggle to keep my mind straight. It’s usually not see related, it’s mainly...