Tayammum Archives - IslamQA

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.

Salaah for patients in hospitals

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Q: I often do work in hospitals and come across Muslim patients. When speaking to them, I realise that they are not reading their salaah because sometimes they have urine catherters attached to them/nappys/weak in bed and unable to keep themselves paak. Some say they just don’t feel clean in hospital environment or are too… read more »

Sick person making tayammum

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Q: 1. If a patient prays without tayammum, because nothing was found to perform tayammum with, would it be permissible? 2. Would the patient who cannot sit and prays with ishara, need to repeat all prayers when he recovers? 3. What can be used to performed tayammum nowadays? Any stone or wall or something else… read more »

Performing tayammum due to cold weather

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Q: While in the state of janabah, due to cold weather and lack of warm water, can a person offer Salah without ghusl? If not then what is the Shariah ruling? A: If water could be heated and ghusl could be made with that water then it is impermissible to make tayammum. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى)… read more »

Can i make Tayammum on an airplane?

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Due to a narrow space and limited water in planes, are we allowed to do tayammum instead of wudhu to read fardh salaah? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is not permissible to perform tayammum when water is… read more »