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Studying at university vs madrasah

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I enrolled in the Islamic American University to tread on the Noble Path of Islamic Scholarship and inshallah become an Islamic Scholar. I have some troubling news and I am praying that you will be able to help me inshallah. I live with my parents in our house, currently I sleep in the basement and… read more »

After intercourse, we completed the mandatory shower, when about to pray, she noticed that some semen came out of her. Does she need to redo just the wudu, or the Ghusl as well?

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Answer Before taking the mandatory shower, if she did not sleep or use the bathroom then she must do Ghusl again. However, if the semen came out after sleeping or using the bathroom, there is no need to redo the shower. (Fataawa Hindiyyah vol.1 pg.20) and Allah Ta’ala Knows Best Mufti Ebrahim Desai Original Source… read more »

Is Ethanol or Ethyl Alcohol halal in Islam?

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You have mentioned in a number of responses that Ethanol is permissible as it is not an intoxicant. However from the sources I have come across, they all seem to indicate that it is? Could you confirm whether all Ethanol is allowed in all cases. Answer In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… read more »