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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.

Washing the hands when awakening

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Q: There is a hadith that if one gets up from his sleep, he must not put his hands into a vessel before washing them because one doesn’t know where his hands were when he was sleeping. So do my hands become impure after I get up from my sleep?  A: The hand is not impure, but… read more »

Is washing hands with soap a sunnah?

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Q: Is using soap whilst washing the hands considered to be a sunnat? A: No. However, ensuring that all the grime or any dirt is washed out is in accordance to the sunnat. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source