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  • Hoping that a certain sinner is not a Muslim Date: 13-6-2015

    Esselamu aleykumWhat is the state of someone who sees an evil doing person who practises for example prostitution? Lets say this prostitute has a name that sounds islamic but you are not sure whether he or she is muslim or not because outwardely you cant determine. So because of this evil act a person says i dont hope he is one oft he muslims because.. More

  • Not mocking Islam to laugh at the names 'Gog and Magog' Date: 18-3-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum, Once I was asked by somebody about the English translation of the names of Ya'jooj and Ma'jooj. I replied that in English they refer to them as Gog and Magog. This lady could not stop laughing when I said that. I think it is because the English versions of the names sound very strange. I know that these are the names of an evil people,.. More

  • Saying that some people take their desires as their god is not kufr Date: 12-3-2015

    Asallam U Alaikum, If a person said to another person in anger"if you make something more important than Allah subhana wa ta ala in your life (like money etc) Its your god, you have made it into". The person meant that this is wrong to do and they didn't mean it literally. Is this kufr statement(Allah forbid). .. More

  • Saying to someone 'none can harm you' is not disbelief Date: 24-8-2014

    Is it shirk or an act of kufr to say to someone "No-one can touch you"? .. More

  • Leaving something on which the Name of Allaah is written in a dirty place Date: 17-8-2014

    salam alaykum.pls,sheikh I want clarification about a dispute between students of knowledge about a person who saw a paper which is written upon it Abdullah in filthy place and did not remove it instead he went ahead with his activities. one student said that that person has committed kufr while the other said that it is not. pls give me precise and.. More

  • Saying words that imply disbelief jokingly Date: 23-6-2014

    assalamualikum i want to know if this is a sin. i asked one of my colleagues that if they could cover my hours and they said no because they have to attend church and then I said to them ok if you dont go (church) youll be sinning, i dont beleive this in my heart. i then i asked her if their freind can cover my hours and she said maybe, then i asked.. More

  • Fancying some parts of Islam more than others Date: 21-5-2014

    Is believing not in dreams kufr and saying that they doesn't come true. And when we say that we like certain Islamic thing more than that thing is it kufr.For example one says that he doesn't like much the tales of Islam but likes laws of Islam( just showing his own interest but not disliking opposing or not believing in the other one just ones own.. More

  • Mocking the rituals of Islam is Kufr Date: 31-3-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I know that mocking or making fun of any aspect of Islam is kufr. I need a detailed explanation of how to know the difference between a joke which is considered mocking and making fun, and a joke which involves some aspects of Islam but is not mocking or making fun. This issue has been bothering me for a long time and I have not.. More

  • Cursing Allaah in the mind (Allaah is our refuge) Date: 13-2-2014

    As salamu 'alaikum. I am a muslim boy. I am not able to tolerate physical or mental pain. When faced with pain I used to swear using very bad words, and sometimes these insults were directed towards Allah. I repented many times. I loathe myself for being like this. I can't imagine what will I do if I am thrown into hellfire. Now I try very hard to keep.. More

  • Ruling on not learning the religion and not acting in accordance with it Date: 13-12-2013

    I read that this is shirk and takes you out of Islam. What are examples of doing this e.g. choosing to do something else instead of learning about Islam? '10 – Turning away from the religion of Allah, not learning it and not acting in accordance with it. The evidence for that is the verse : “And who does more wrong than he who is reminded of the.. More

  • Satan is the most evil disbeliever Date: 8-3-2012

    Is Satan a disbeliever? All of us know that a disbeliever is the one who neither acknowledges Allaah The Almighty nor fears him. However, Satan saw Allaah The Almighty, knows that He exists and fears Him. Therefore, how can he be considered a disbeliever?.. More

  • Blaspheming Allaah The Almighty and the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam - -an act of major disbelief Date: 8-3-2012

    I am a young man studying in a secondary school that is riddled with corruption. Most of the students blaspheme Allaah The Almighty and the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam and none of them pray or adopt good manners. I fear that I might be affected by that bad atmosphere for I do not have a good companion there. What should I do?.. More

  • Disbelief to deny a fundamental of faith Date: 7-3-2012

    What is the ruling on denying one of the Fundamentals of Faith?.. More

  • Disbelief and polytheism are part of each other Date: 6-3-2012

    Are Christians considered disbelievers or polytheists?.. More

  • Types of people with regard to belief and disbelief Date: 15-2-2012

    What about the person of whom I do not know the religion; do I consider him a disbeliever or not? May Allaah reward you!.. More