• The Purification Bath

    Compulsory Bath (Fard Ghusl) Ghusl becomes compulsory when one of the following occur Emission of sperm Sexual Intercourse (even without ejaculation of sperm) Ending of menstruation or postnasal bleed       Recommended Bath – (Nafl Ghusl) Ghusl is recommended in the below scenarios: On Friday (Before Jumu’ah prayer) The Two Eid’s Before entering into …

  • zakaat

    Zakat is a monetary worship that is incumbent on those possessing a certain amount of wealth. Giving Zakat is considered as a great act of worship in Islam. The meaning of zakat is “to cleanse” or “purify”. When a Muslim gives Zakat to the poor he is essentially purifying his wealth and his soul.   …

  • We all know that Islam forbids interest but for most of us that is about as far as our knowledge goes. But do we know what the logic behind the banning of interest is, and what distinguishes it from trade? Have we ever wondered how a conception of an Islamic economy would look? And what …

  • Islam is a complete way of life, it provides guidance to every aspect of ones life, even something as simple as puberty and details pertaining to it has been taught to us.   A period, or menstruation (Haidh) is a type of blood that is discharged from the womb of a woman every month, this …

  • How to do Istinja

    Below are a list of etiquettes of doing instina, what is permissible and what is not.   Revealing the Awrah When doing istinja it is important that we do not fully take off all our clothes. We should always attain modesty, for men and women we should be careful we do not reveal our body …

  • How to do Istinja

    Doing Istinja is Sunnah Muakkadah (Emphasized Sunnah) when we pass impurity from any of our two passages (front & back).  It is Sunnah to purify the area with the use of stone (Tissue in modern times) or water. It is best to make use of both. So you would wipe the area first with a …

  • How to do Istinja

    As Muslims it’s imperative that we stay pure at all times, Islam has given great emphasis on keeping clean and staying clean. Over the next couple of posts we will study and go over the method and the etiquettes of cleaning oneself after urinating and discharging feces from the body.   Ibn Abbas (Allah be …

  • Rules of Hallal Animal

    Allah Ta’ala has granted us human beings with innumerable blessings and bounties. He has made us the best of creation and made other creations subservient to us. Consider the following verses:   “Allah is the one who created the skies and the earth and sent down rain from the skies produced thereby some fruits as …

  • custom made prayer mat

    Question: Am i allowed to get a custom made prayer mat with my name on it. Which i can use for my daily prayers? Answer: There is nothing explicitly mentioned in Quran and Sunnah against getting a custom made prayer mat with your name on it. However, there are some questions which arise when getting …

  • Pure & Impure Water

    Staying clean is extremely important in Islam, if one is not in the state of purity they cannot fulfill any rituals such as Salaah and Reciting Quran, hence Islam gives great emphasis on one being clean and pure.  The way we purify our exterior is with the use of pure clean water.   It is …


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