168 fatwas

  • Melanin: Is it pure or impure? Date: 6-3-2013

    Is melanin impure? Can we pray on clothes if the effect of melanin is there. Or is it clean just like sweat? .. More

  • Ruling on using antlers taken from living deers Date: 5-2-2013

    is halal deer antlers which are harvested from a living anmal? .. More

  • Her blood-stained pad fell in the dryer Date: 29-12-2012

    ASSLAM U ALYKUM ABOUT 4 YRS AGO, ONE OF MY BLOOD STAINED PAD WHICH I USED DURING PERIODS GOT IN THE DRYER.AT THAT TIME ,I WAS NOT BEING CAREFUL ABOUT PURITY. BUT NOW AFTER 4 YEARS I AM WORRIED ABOUT MY WHOLE HOUSE BEING NAJAS.I HAVE BEEN USING THE SAME DRYER FOR LAUNDRYOF MINE AND MY KIDS.I AM AFRAID TO TOUCH ANYTHING IN MY HOUSE BECAUSE IT MIGHT.. More

  • Writing Allaah's names with a paint brush made from pig hair Date: 25-11-2012

    I am a painter and doing calligraphy Allah’s name with oil paints. Can we use paint brush made with hairs of pig for this purpose... More

  • Is vomit impure? Date: 16-5-2012

    Assalamu alaikum, is the vomit of an infant pure or impure? Some infants often throw up when they lie on the floor, bed, couch etc. sometimes more and sometimes less. Likewise they often get some vomit on their clothing, neck and so on and then it touches the place where they lie. Do you have to clean these places? Jazakum Allahu khayran. .. More

  • Working in a medical lab where alcohol is used Date: 24-7-2011

    salam alaikoum, is it ok to work in medical lab (pathology)where a lot of alcohol is used to prepare slides for pathologists to diagnos diseases.as a lab technician i have to handle alcohol and use it. thanks.. More

  • Dog’s impurity transferring from one item to another Date: 2-9-2010

    Al Salam Wa Alakum Wa Rahmatuallahi Wa Barakatu Our neighboor used to take our trash out and he used to have dogs and now I feel each time I need to pull the trash out I may have gotten contaminated with dog saliva from the bins and I have the compulsion to wash my hands and clothes but does touching something dry contaminate ? such as my clothing.. More

  • Purity of the water of a small aquarium Date: 30-6-2010

    dear brothers, is the water of a small aquarium pure? I have an aquarium in my room with six fishes in it and sometimes when i clean the aquarium some water spills on my floor. Does this make my floor impure? if yes, then how do i clean it and make it pure? Thank you... More

  • Purity of the clothes of the menstruating woman Date: 23-6-2010

    Should a woman who attains purity change her clothes even if they are not stained with blood or any impurity?.. More

  • Purity of chicken waste and clothes of disbelievers Date: 28-2-2010

    1.assalamu alaikum, what is the rule of hen/coke waste(dung) in islam. 2. I live in a house with none muslims and we use the same string to display our washed cloths. what is the rule of the splash of water from the washed cloth of the none Muslim....... .. More

  • A dead fish does not affect the purity of the room Date: 21-1-2010

    dear brothers, i have an aquarium in my room and lately after one fish died i kept it there for a while. Does the presence of a dead creature (fish) affect the purity of my room? I have prayed salah during that state, are they ok?.. More

  • Wearing shoes made of pig skin Date: 3-11-2009

    Asalamualaikum...i have a doubt here about pig skin shoes...that day..my friend brought a shoe from a store which is placed in normal category shoes..after a month...we saw the same shoe(same pattern and color) in another franchise of that store placed under the category of pig skinned shoe...now we are in doubt whether my friends shoe is really made.. More

  • Using brushes made of the hair of pure animals Date: 2-6-2009

    Assalamu Alykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, I wanted to know whether brushes made from hairs of goat, pony, horse, badgers, zebra's, Minx, etc are halal for muslims to use JazakAllaah,.. More

  • Using alcohol for disinfecting and cleaning Date: 24-10-2007

    Asalamu aleikum I work in a cleanroom. We must disinfect several times a day our tabels and utensils with alcohol. Is this haram ? Should I quit that job ? If I did I would depend of the income of my husband, who works in a food shop where they also sell alcohol and porc. At the moment I pay with my salary the rent of the flat and the food. He pays.. More

  • Washing clothes touched with Mathiy Date: 5-9-2007

    assalamu alikom one of my Brother asked me a question really confused me & I hope u asnwer me in this as my knowledge Madhi the liquid which comes when we have sexual desire is impure so once it touches the clothes we have to wash it with water but Mani is the liquid which comes when we dream or haveing sexual intercourse but its pure so no need.. More