When Ghusl Becomes Necessary

Q: Is ghusal (bath) necessary only to occurrances related to a sexual nature i.e.semen/discharge? The reason why I ask this is as follows, there are instances sometimes while making istinja whereby water splashes onto the area exposed when using a high pan toilet. If water splashes, is ghusal required? To clear any misunderstanding on the […]

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Calculating Subh Sadiq

Q: How do I calculate what time Subuh Sadiq (true dawn) starts? A: Subuh Sadiq is about 1 hour 25 minutes before sunrise in Port Elizabeth. This is a basic and safe way to calculate subu sadiq or true dawn. Mufti Siraj Desai

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Calculating Subh Sadiq

Q: How do I calculate what time Subuh Sadiq (true dawn) starts? A: Subuh Sadiq is about 1 hour 25 minutes before sunrise in Port Elizabeth. This is a basic and safe way to calculate subu sadiq or true dawn. Mufti Siraj Desai

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Divorce with no Reason

Q: Is it permissible for a Muslim male to divorce his wife without any reason ? A. The Hadeeth mentions that divorce is the worst of permissible acts. (Kanzul Ummaal V9 P661). Shari'ah even frowns upon a person who divorces for flimsy reasons, so imagine if a person divorces his wife for no reason. This […]

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Divorce with no Reason

Q: Is it permissible for a Muslim male to divorce his wife without any reason ? A. The Hadeeth mentions that divorce is the worst of permissible acts. (Kanzul Ummaal V9 P661). Shari'ah even frowns upon a person who divorces for flimsy reasons, so imagine if a person divorces his wife for no reason. This […]

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SMS Competitions

Q: Is it permissable to enter a competion by sending the answer of the competion question by sms which will cost R2.00? I don't know if this money goes towards the prize or this is the rate for sending an sms to that special number. We are actually paying the R2.00 for the sms and […]

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SMS Competitions

Q: Is it permissable to enter a competion by sending the answer of the competion question by sms which will cost R2.00? I don't know if this money goes towards the prize or this is the rate for sending an sms to that special number. We are actually paying the R2.00 for the sms and […]

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Tayammum for Ghusl

Q: Is it correct that when no water is available and a person is in a state of janabat (needs a compulsory Ghusl/bath), he may perform tayamum? If so, when water does become available, does such a person then have to perform ghusl or will he be considered paak (clean)? A: Yes he should make […]

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