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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Finding semen when waking up

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Q: What is shahwat in men that makes ghusl waajib? If only erection and ejaculation occurs when one was asleep but he does not remember any pleasure or excitement, does ghusl become waajib on him? A: If upon awakening, he finds semen released he should make ghusal. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.  … read more »

Eyelash extensions

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Q: Is it permissible to put eyelash extensions? A: If it is only for the husband and you ensure washing the area thoroughly at the time of wudhu and ghusl then it is permissible provided it is not from human hair. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo… read more »

Seeing discharge upon awakening

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Q: If a woman who always suffers from vaginal discharge which is continuous throughout the day and night. Sometimes the discharge has a foul odor and it is thick white like leucorrhoea and sometimes the white discharge has mild odour or no odour. After waking up, if she finds the white discharge with a foul… read more »

Is it necessary to make intention for ghusal of janaabat?

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Q: Is there any niyyat specially for ghusl. I hear people say things like: Niyyah for Ghusl Bath after having sexual intercourse. “Nawaithu an’ahthasila huslan minal’janaabathi wathahaarathan lil’badni waa’sthibaahathan lis’salaathi ashhadu’anlaahilaaha il’lal’lahu wa’ashadu an’na’muhammadar’rasoolul’lahi. If I just say that I am taking ghusl to clean myself from janabat, is this okay or doI have to… read more »