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To Skip the Second Surah for Fear of Missing Prayer
To Skip the Second Surah for Fear of Missing Prayer
If a person fears that their prayer is going to be qaḍā’ soon so they skip the second surah in the first and second rak‘at to shorten th...
The Use of Insect-Based Pigments in Foodstuff
The Use of Insect-Based Pigments in Foodstuff
Some of the beverages available on the market contain biological pigments derived from insects. There is, of course, no part of the insects in the beverages but only the pigments that have been harvested from the insects. Is drinking such beverages or any foodstuff containing such biological pigments permissible?