This answer was collected from HanbaliDisciples.com. The questions have been answered by Imam John Starling.

Cutting nails/hair before qurbani.

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Q. Is it true that we don’t have to pare our nails and cut our hair after seeing the moon till the qurbani is completed? A. Yes, when the Moon (Crescent) is sighted to begin the month of Zul Hijjah, it is Mustahab (commendable) for one who wishes to do Qurbani to refrain from cutting… read more »

Cutting of nails.

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Q. What is the ruling on the cutting of nails? I have read that we should cut our nails within forty days, is this true? A. Cutting the nails regularly is part of the teachings in Islam, and one is required to avoid keeping them to a length where impurities and dirtiness get beneath them…. read more »


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QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum, When a woman dies with nail polish on does it have to be removed before performing their ghusl? ANSWER: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, Yes, the nail polish would have to be removed before performing Wudhu and Ghusl on her. The reason for this is that nail polish is a lacquer, which… read more »