Category Archives - Haidh (Menstruation)

Can I use a Pill to Shorten my iddat?

October 6, 2017 - No Comments

Question:
If a woman is in iddat and is on a contraceptive pill can she play with her pill to shorten her iddat period by

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How Many are the Pure (clean) Days after Nifaas?

September 6, 2017 - No Comments

Question:
A woman started bleeding after the birth of her child. She bled for 35 days. Thereafter her bleeding stopped for a complete day. She

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Can a Woman in the state of Istihaadha pray Tahajjud Salah and Fajr Salah with a Single Wudhu?

May 2, 2017 - No Comments

Question:
If one is in the state of istihatha, and wakes up to pray the tahajjud prayer just a few minutes before fajr, after praying

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Hair between the Eyebrows, 9ct Jewellery & Determining the Completion of Menstruation

February 2, 2017 - No Comments

Question:
Can a woman remove hair between the eyebrows?
Can she wear 9ct jewellery?
How does a woman determine when her haiz is complete?

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Does a Woman in Istihadah have to Change the Sanitary Towel

January 16, 2017 - No Comments

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If someone is on istihaadha, obviously they have to do wudhu for every namaz. Do they also have to change their sanitary towels also?

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Yellow Discharge

October 10, 2016 - No Comments

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I get yellowish vaginal discharge usually 3 or 4 times a day. I did wudu at around 11.20 am I started praying zuhr salah

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What constitutes a period?

August 8, 2016 - No Comments

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I’d like 2 know, if a women rubs her finger inside the vagina, and touches the cervix and notices pink blood on the tissue,

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Menstruation by pills

October 17, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
A woman in ‘iddah of divorce used pills to stimulate her menstruation. Between every cycle there were fifteen or more days of tuhr. Has

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Is it permissible for females to do a pap smear?

March 8, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
I would like to know the permissibility of doing a pap smear for females, I am a nurse in internship currently and want to

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Is it permissible to paint canvases with the Qur’an whilst in menses?

February 4, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
Is it permissible to paint canvases with the Qur’an whilst in menses?

Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most

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Are women allowed to fast during menstruation?

October 20, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
Are women allowed to fast during menstruation?

Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

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Please advise on a woman having her haidh cycle during the five days of hajj?

October 12, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
Please advise on a woman having her haidh cycle during the five days of hajj?
Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious,

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Does the previously done wudhu of a woman who has Istihadha break with the beginning time of each Salaah?

October 2, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
1. If a woman has Istihadha and makes a fresh wudhu for Asr. Then she begins to read Qur`aan Shareef. The time of Maghrib

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How should a menstruating woman perform Hajj?

September 10, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
I intend to go on hajj this year. However, I will be menstruating whilst traveling so i will be pure just in time for

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Can I take a contraceptive pill to prevent my period during Hajj?

September 3, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
Can I take a contraceptive pill to prevent my period during Hajj? As the doctor told me that the pill may not completely stop the

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Is it permitted for a woman to take the pill during Ramadhan to delay her menses?

July 7, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
Is it permitted in Islam for women to use pills during Ramadan to delay her menstruation period? I don’t want to miss laylatul Qadr

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Clarification and Laws of Vaginal Discharge

July 1, 2013 - No Comments

In the books of Fiqh (Jurisprudence), the Fuqahā (Jurists) generally state the rulings for three types of fluids (discharges) experienced by women.[i] They are as follows:

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Is It Permissible To Recite Ayat al-Kursi And 4 Quls During Haidh?

April 3, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
My question is regarding reciting Quran in the form of Dua while a woman is in her periods. Is it permissible to recite Surah

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Health Benefits Of Menstruation

February 7, 2013 - One Comment

Question:
Can you please help me to understand the wisdom behind menstruation? Not the physiological, but the spiritual and Islamic wisdom behind it. For a

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