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Face veil

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I am a woman who never used to cover my hair before. During Ramadhaan a Molana said in his lecture that ?a Muslim woman should cover her entire body, and if she thinks that she cannot do that immediately, then the minimum is that only her face, hands to wrists, and feet to ankles be… read more »


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Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh, Respected Ulama: Is it permissible for a woman(in purda) to teach deen in an all-girls muslim school when she has to participate in meetings with non-mahram males? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Inspirer of Truth. Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh This is permissible provided that meetings are infrequent and conducted… read more »

Women ihraam

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i wear full hijaab meaning covering the face and i was told ke whilst in ihraam nothing is allowed to touch the face, is this true if so how would i exactly go about covering the face? Answer Bismillah Al-jawab billahi at-taufeeq (the answer with Allah’s guidance) Women should conceal their faces in such a… read more »

Veil during sajdah

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assalamu alaikum How will a woman perform sajdah in the state of ihraam if she has a veil over her face?If she has a cap does her forehead have to touch the ground. How? Jazaakallah Answer Bismihi Ta’aalaa Assalamu’alaikum w.w. She will perform her Salaah in a secluded place where she does not need to… read more »


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Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahamatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, Dear Respected Ulama, I am intending to go Umrah insha’Allah during the month of Ramadhan. what I would like to know is in the state of Ihraam, no item can touch our face, This goes for brothers and sisters. But is it just material which cannot touch your face… read more »

Strict veil

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salam,i have a difficult question that has been troubling me for quite some time,i would be more then gratefull if you could help me???? i have been in full veil since the age of 13,.i am now 27,i have therefore been doing strict veil from all gaar mehrims(al hamdo-lilah)untill 1 year ago,last year my brother… read more »


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say if two women commited a sin, they were both muslim but one of them wore a nikaab(veil)will she get more sin than the other women? Answer Assalaamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuh. Bismillaah-ir-Rahmaan-ir-Raheem. This is a prevalent misconception among muslim communities these days. The attitude that less practising Muslims have adopted in order to… read more »