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Toilets facing the Qiblah

Question Assalamualaykum mufti saab, Pray you’re doing well We wanted to find out if there’s any rule/ hadith regarding toilets facing the Qiblah. There’s a family building a new house and we wanted to know if its forbidden for toilet seats facing Qiblah or the backs...

Turning the chest away from the Qiblah

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu respected mufti e ikraam In Bahiste zewar it is mentioned in the topic ‘acts that nullify salah’ that if a person moves beyond the place of sajdah , his salah will break. The question is if during Hajj or when...

How to determine the direction of the Qiblah?

Question Assalamu alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. What is the ruling on the direction to face during salat when one is not really sure of where the qibla is, e one goes to a new place and has no device like a campus to check the north,  and its at night when...

A du’a Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) recited when the first ten Verses of Surah Al Muminun were revealed

What is the authenticity of the following narration? عن عبد الرحمن بن عبد القاري، قال: سمعت عمر بن الخطاب، يقول: كان النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم إذا أنزل عليه الوحي سمع عند وجهه كدوي النحل فأنزل عليه يوما فمكثنا ساعة فسرّي عنه فاستقبل القبلة ورفع يديه وقال:اللهم زدنا ولا تنقصنا، وأكرمنا ولا تهنا، وأعطنا ولا تحرمنا، وآثرنا ولا تؤثر …

Who are the Sabi-un?

I recently came across a verse in the Quran wherein mention of the Sabi-un (الصابئين) were made. Are there any narrations either from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam), the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum), or the ‘Ulama (rahimahumullah) about this religion or these people? Are they considered amongst the Ahlul Kitab or amongst those who were on a correct creed?

Can I make sujud without wudu? (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: Can I make prostration of recitation (tilawah) or that of gratitude (shukr) without wudu?A: No. Sujud tilawah and shukr are much like supererogatory prayers and subject to the same conditions including; purification, facing the qiblah, covering your awrah, etc....