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  • Pouring Zamzam water in drains of Al-Masjid Al-Haraam Date: 12-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. There are drains in Al-Masjid Al-Haraamand its outer courtyard. Is it permissible to pour Zamzam water in those drains or not? What about the Zamzam water that goes down the drain while filling the container? Also, sometimes the taste of Zamzam water in the end of bottle changes, so I wash it.. More

  • Pouring Zamzam water down drain Date: 12-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I poured a bit of Zamzam water along with some purified water that was boiled and contained medicine. I could not finish the last gulp, so I poured all of it down the drain. Is it haram to pour a bit of Zamzam water mixed with other ingredients down the drain? .. More

  • The Banu Al-Asfar are Romans Date: 18-2-2015

    السلم اليكم Who are the banu al asfar? Are they the whole european population or are they just the greeks and are they descendants of ibn ishaaq ibn Ibrahim? (Peace be upon them both) .. More

  • Drinking Zamzam water while standing / What to say to a person returning home from Makkah Date: 20-11-2014

    Is it necessary/obligatory to drink the Zam Zam water in standing position? What should we say when meet the man/woman at first time after he/she returned performing Haj/Umra? .. More

  • Zamzam water may expire if it is stored for a long time Date: 13-2-2013

    Asalaam alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh Sheikh May Allah swt reward you, my question is does zamzam water expire?, I got zamzam from the holy sacred lands of Makkah n Madina from 2-3 months now am using little from it but was wondering does it have the same blessing as the one from Makkah n Madina and how long can someone preserve this holy water... More

  • Wiping one's hand on the Black Stone wipes out sins Date: 10-1-2012

    Asalam alikum wr wb Dear Sheikh i wnat to know that if someone does voulantary tawaf which is of most importance in haram masjid,i wnat to know when someone klsses black stone in tawaf which he is doing normally are his sins also washed as there is hadith from beloved prophet peace be upon him that kisssing or istalaam of black stome washes sins.. More

  • Mixing Zamzam water with alcohol Date: 23-1-2011

    Is it allowed to mix Zamzam water with any other liquid including alcohol ? and is it allowed for a muslim to listen to tones and orchestra (a group of people playing musical instruments but no singer)? please answer my questions .. More

  • Applying Zam-Zam water on the place of pain in the body Date: 3-3-2009

    assalam wa allykum is it permissible to use zamzam water to apply on the place of pain? may Allah reward you with good.. More

  • Using Zam-Zam water for cooking Date: 2-3-2009

    assalam wa alykum is it permissible to use zamzam water for cooking? some people say that it is not permissible... More

  • A non-Muslim drinking ZamZam water and eating the dates from Madeenah Date: 11-11-2007

    Is there is any problem that non muslim drink "zamzam" and eat "dates of haram" please tell me i was worried about that .. More

  • Why Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, kissed the black stone during Tawaaf Date: 20-3-2006

    Why do Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, kissed the black stone during Tawaaf? .. More

  • Zamzam water, seeing the Prophet in sleep, and lowering the gaze Date: 22-4-2004

    I have several questions: 1) about Zam zam water: Can we drinkZam zam water with the intention of curing our bad habits and troubles, like envy, and laziness in obedience ofAllah'sorder? 2) About Prophet Muhammad: I want to see him in my sleep as well as in el Ganna.Are therespecial prayers or any rituals to achieve this purpose? 3) Difficulty.. More