WHILE FASTING IT IS NOT ALLOWED TO DO GHUSUL.
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I AM TOLD BY SOME ONE THAT, WHILE FASTING IT IS NOT ALLOWED TO DO GHUSUL AFTER ZOHAR. THAT IS ONE HAS TO DO GHUSUL ONLY BEFORE ZOHAR WHILE FASTING. PLEASE CLARIFY
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Ghusl bath after dhuhr
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Respected brother in Islam, to the best of our knowledge there is absolutely nothing in the Glorious Quran or the authentic and established Sunnah of the Messenger (saws) which discourages, leave alone prohibits, the believers from performing the ghusl or full bath after dhuhr or at any time of their convenience, regardless of whether they are in the state of fasting or not! One is at absolute liberty to perform the ghusl or full bath whenever they wish and please.
The person who told you that it is not allowed to perform the ghusl or full bath after dhuhr time when in the state of fasting should be asked to provide his evidence and proof for his prohibition from the Quran or the Sunnah.and if he is unable to provide it, and we absolutely assure you that there is nothing in the Quran or the Sunnah to that effect, then know with absolute conviction that the prohibition is a mere statement of falsehood from that person, and has absolutely nothing to do with the guidance of Islam!
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