Intention in wudu'

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Prayer- Fatwa (11): Making Intention in Wudu'

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi   If I want to make wudu'u and make nia (intention) in my heart, is it ok if I say it verbally? Some people here in the USA are telling me that you can't say it verbally or silently and they are saying its bed'aa.  Thank you Answer  Dear sister,  The place of intention is the heart. However,

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Fasting before taking the purification bath

Miscellaneous Topics- Fatawa- Acts of worship- Fasting (6): Fasting before taking the purification bath

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Wudu'

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Purification- (Fatwa1): Wudu' for reading the Quran

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi Is it obligatory to perform wudu' (ablution) before reading the Quran?  Thank you Answer Performing wudu' is obligatory for touching the Mushaf but not just for reading the Quran without touching the Mushaf.  Best regards

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Having sexual relation during the day of Ramadan

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Acts of Worship- Fasting- (7): Having sexual relation during the day of Ramadan

Question:    Dear Dr. Nabulsi   What is the ruling of someone who had sexual relation with his wife during the day of Ramadan?  Thank you     Answer    He has to fast a day instead and set a slave free, fast for sixty consequetive days, or feed sixty poor people. As for the wife, she has to fast a day instead and if she was content

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zakat on gold

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Zakat- (Fatwa1): zakat on gold

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  I sold some of my gold to pay for my children's college. Can I consider that I payed its zakat?  Thank you Answer  You can't. However, if your gold is for ornament, you don't have to pay zakat on it.  Best regards

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Salatu Attasabeeh

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Prayer- (Fatwa12): Salatu Attasabeeh

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  My question is regarding to the authenticity of the salatu tasbih.please can u tell me the with the evidence from scholars and whether it is permissible to offer it?  Thank you Answer  Salatu Attasabih is sunna and the evidence is the following authenitc hadith:  Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) said

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Breaking the fast in case of travel

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Fasting- (8): Breaking the fast in case of travel

Question:    Dear Dr. Nabulsi    A friend of mine travelled for six days during Ramadan and broke her fast, what should she do?  Thank you     Answer   She should fast the same number of days before next Ramadan.  Best regards

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Can a woman go for hajj without mahram?

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Hajj and Umra- (Fatwa01): Can a woman go for hajj without mahram?

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  I am a 40 -year-old woman. I want to go to hajj but I have no mahram (a male close relative whom a woman can't marry) to go with me? Can I go alone?  Thank you Answer  If you don't have a mahram, you don't have to go for hajj, and Allah will reward you for your intention inshaallah  Best regards

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Salatu Al Nafilah after Fard Assalah

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Prayer- (Fatwa13): Salatu Al Nafilah after Fard Assalah

Question: Dear Dr. Nabulsi first of all allow me to thank you for all things you did and are doing to serve THE DEEN. I am happy to be part of this as a beneficent of the services you are delivering. this time i have a question that i hope you would give it due attention. i am a student in a university where majority of the students are from

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Breaking the fast when travelling

Miscellaneous Topics- Fatawa- Acts of Worship- fasting- (9): Breaking the fast when travelling

What is the waiver to break the fast when travelling? and what about prayers?

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