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Woman working

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Assalamu alaykoum wa rahatullahi wa barakatuh Is it permissable for a muslim woman, living in the western world, to work in a non-segregated office? This is a woman who truly wants to earn her own money, and who enjoys to work and be productive. She is working in an office, where her colleagues respects her… read more »

Iddah of a woman divorced in her period

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A husband divorces her wife 3 times at oncce. It is said that 3 mensturations are iddah perid. My question is that she was in her mensturation period when divorced. 1. Will that period be counted as 1st period or not.and follwing 2 periods will complete her iddah period in which case she will be… read more »


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If a woman who is now in her Iddah after the death of his husband and she is very ill she had to go to the hospital daily, So in iddah can she visit doctor? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Yes, if a woman in ‘Iddah is really ill and needs to… read more »

Wudû during menstruation

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As-salâmu 3alaykum. I would like to know if a woman can do wudû during menstruation. And I would also like to know the evidences for your answer. Jazâk Allâhu khairan. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Yes, it is not only permissible, but rather Mustahab (meritorious) for a woman in Haidh to perform… read more »


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Asselamu Alaykum We get guests sometimes in my house and even though my intentions are COMPLETELY PURE, I know that its prohibited for me to touch them. How can I deny a handshake without looking rude? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Islam prohibits casual contact between members of the opposite gender. Leave… read more »

Delaying Period for Comsumation

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Assalam Alaykum, Is it allowed to delay period for woman for the purpose of consumation because her wedding day and her period is the same day please advice us wats islam rules on this matter? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Menstruation is a natural cycle which Allah Ta’ala has decreed for every… read more »

Iddah for a woman who gets irregular periods

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Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullah, A friend of mine has been divorced and commenced her Iddah. She has already experienced one period, however, due to her periods being irregular and she not seeing them monthly, for the last 45 days she has nt had a second menstrual period. In her case, how will her Iddah be… read more »

Binaa for Lady praying alone

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Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If a woman is performing salaatut tasbeeh at home, and whilst in salaah her wudhoo breaks, can she carry on praying her salaat from the point where her wudhu broke after making a fresh wudhu? Is binaa permissible for a woman praying salaah at home? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam… read more »

Haidh Query

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Question Assalamualaikum. I would like to know my haiz days and taharah days as i have been bleeding on and off for 30 days. My dates are: 29th december – haiz begins 8th january – haiz ends (11 days total) 27 days later 4th february- haiz begins 14th february- haiz ends (11 days) 26 days… read more »