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  • Permissibility of Admiring a Person or His Qualities Depends on the Person Admired and His Qualities Date: 8-12-2020

    can you admire male/female and want the same things as them but not like them romantically ? What I mean by that is, can you admire someone for their work, ideas, personality, hobbies etc. and not like them romantically, and if you wanted the same things as them such as if you wanted the same kind of car, same kind of clothes etc. and want to do the.. More

  • Admiring good quality in disbeliever or sinner Date: 3-1-2018

    if I have a good opinion or appreciation about the intelligence, potential, talent, shining in life (study, job, other fields etc.) of a sinner who is a Muslim/disbeliever (male or female) while not liking their sins, is it enough to protect my faith? Or do I need to hate their intelligence, shining in life, and all good qualities because of their sins.. More

  • Baraa’ is declared against non-Muslims only Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to ask regarding showing Baraa’ (disassociation) towards everyone if they go against our belief. Imam Abu Obaid Al-Qaasim ibn Salaam narrated that Salamah bin Kuhail said, "Zahhaq, Maysarah, and Abul Bakhtari agreed that Baraa’ is an innovation." (Kitaab Al-Imaan 1/64) Shaykh Al-Albaani said, "Baraa’ is an innovation.. More

  • Loving non-Muslim country Date: 29-10-2017

    What do you say about loving a non m-Muslim country if one is sitting in a muslim land? There may be just and upright people among the disbelievers who do not fight the Muslims. So if one loves their country or says that their country is beautiful, what do you say about this? May Allah reward you with the best rewards. .. More

  • Meaning of statement: the worst Muslim is better than the best non-Muslim Date: 20-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear respected Shaykh. Could you please explain the following statement: "The worst Muslim is better than the best disbeliever." .. More

  • Jeopardizing one's religion to obtain a few pennies Date: 13-5-2013

    My question is about a friend who informed me that she goes to church to attend lectures about the way to raise children. Without attending these lectures, they do not accept her subscription to take assistance for her young children such as food, toys, clothes and requirements from the things that the Christian people donate to their church. My answer.. More

  • Taking an oath for getting citizenship of a non-Muslim country Date: 2-4-2013

    Salamalaikum,I am citizen of Nigeria and recently aquired the citizenship of the united states..Before I was granted citizenship I was asked to take the following oath which undoubtedly I dont believe in because we owe allegiance to our religion "I hereby declare, on oath, that I absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity.. More

  • Supporting non-Muslims against Muslims under life threat Date: 13-2-2013

    Does helping kafirs against muslims under life threat nullify one's islam? Can't he repent? Can't he do the work & say sorry to muslims later & repent? .. More

  • Belief in Allaah with belief in a Taaghoot is disbelief Date: 24-8-2011

    Is the person who believes in Allaah The Almighty as well as in a Taaghoot a disbeliever?.. More

  • No friendship between Muslim and disbeliever Date: 28-2-2011

    Is it permissible for a Muslim to have a relationship with a Christian girl, given the fact that the nature of his work necessitates this relationship?.. More

  • Love and loyalty for Muslims only Date: 17-2-2010

    There is a cooperative society in which Muslim and Hindu bakeries sell their bread. We used to only buy bread from the Arabs. The society directors stopped dealing with Muslim bakeries and contracted with the Hindus. Although we objected, they ignored us. Are we permitted to buy from a bakery which is owned by a Hindu? .. More

  • Contemporary youth problems Date: 12-11-2007

    What are the problems that Muslim youth face nowadays?.. More

  • How disbelievers see Muslims Date: 11-11-2007

    Is the view of non-Muslims towards Muslims positive or negative, given that man has a natural predisposition towards Islam?.. More

  • Normalizing relationships with the Jews Date: 10-11-2007

    Can we use the fact that it is not permitted to imitate or support non-Muslims to invalidate the call for normalization of relations with the Jews?.. More

  • The slogan: Allaah, the Nation and the King Date: 25-3-2006

    What is the ruling on this slogan: Allaah, the nation and the king? .. More