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Cat hair in the washing machine

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Answered by Shaykh Amjad Rasheed If there is a little bit of cat hair on one’s clothing, and then one puts it in the washing machine, does all of that clothing become affected with filth? Answer: If the hair is little, such as three strands of hair, it is excused, but if it is more,… read more »

Confused about the intention in ghusl

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Answered by Shaykh Hamza Karamali, SunniPath Academy Teacher I am confused about the intention for ghusl . It is sunnah to make a full wudu before ghusl right? so should one intend first to remove minor ritual impurity then intend to remove major ritual impurity before they start the actual ghusl? Or can one simply… read more »

Excused vs. Indiscernible Filth       

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Answered by Sidi Moustafa Elqabbany What is the difference between indiscernible filth and excused filth? Can excused filth affect water and make it impure? Answer: There are two possible meanings of indiscernible filth. If you mean filth that was originally discernible but later became indiscernible (like a drop of urine that dried without a trace),… read more »

Toilet Paper Containing Moisturizing Cream

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Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad If one enters a bathroom and uses the toilet paper that is available to clean oneself (before washing with water), and learns that the toilet paper, after having used it, contains some sort of moisturizing cream – is there any reason for one to be concerned that one has not… read more »

The Bare Essentials of a Valid Prayer

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Answered by Sidi Mostafa Azzam The bare essentials of a valid prayer Answer: THE BARE ESSENTIALS Of a Valid Prayer Mostafa Azzam   1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 The validity of prayer (salah) depends on fulfilling the essentials (furud, sing.fard) and avoiding the invalidators (mubtilat, sing. mubtil). Some essentials must be fulfilled before beginning the prayer and… read more »

Drops of urine exit when I stand  

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Answered by Shaykh Amjad Rasheed Are my ablution and prayer valid if a small drop of fluid exits from the private parts when I stand up to make ablution or perform the prayer? This usually happens early in the morning when I pray fajr, and after several minutes of having urinated. (I wait a long… read more »

Soaps Made from Animal Fat

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Answered by Shaykh Hamza Karamali, SunniPath Academy Teacher   Many, if not most, mass-produced soaps contain … substances derived from animal fat.  What is the position of the Shafi’i school on using such soap?  Does it matter if the animal fat came from a cow vs. a pig?  If alternative soaps are not readily available,… read more »

Dog filth

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Answered by Shaykh Amjad Rasheed Translated by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Are there any scholars of the Shafi’I school that say that dog filth is medium filth? Answer: In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate. I don’t know of any position in our school stating that dog filth is medium filth, and… read more »

Is it permissible to pet dogs?

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Answered by Shaykh Amjad Rasheed Is it permissible to pet dogs? Answer: Dogs are filth, according to our school and according to the majority of scholars [f: because of the explicit hadiths from the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) that establish this]. Thus, if touching the dog would affect one with filth, such… read more »

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