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IslamQA: Is ghusl necessary every time one masturbates?

I have a really bad masturbation problem that causes me to do it mutinies times a day, do I still have to make ghusl every time?

Sorry about your condition. Ghusl is necessary if you want to pray after masturbating (if you are a man). You cannot pray until you make ghusl.

For help on avoiding masturbation, please see the articles on this page: Islam and Masturbation

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1 year ago

Can I do full roza without masturbation ghusl?

Alvina
4 months ago

If a person masterbates 2 times in a day it will be farz on that person to take ghusl one time or 2 time. Only one ghusl is farz???