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  • Doing an Action Not Knowing whether or Not It Is Shirk Date: 29-8-2021

    If one is unsure if something is shirk meaning it could be or not be shirk. But one says to himself if this was proven to be shirk he would abandon it and so continues to do the action which he has not received an answer for. Is this intention in itself shirk because it has not been proven if the specific action is known to be shirk. .. More

  • Allah Does Not Forgive Shirk If a Person Dies while Persisting on It Date: 1-6-2020

    I'm born muslim 18 years old. but few years ago something really bad happen in my life. and that was damage my life very much. at that time I loose faith in Alllah. coz my dua was not answering. I also quit Islam. I become kafir. And also insult Allah and and Islam in my mind. I Also spoke bad language, abuse and obscenities word against Allah. One.. More

  • Avoiding Recitation of Quran Due to Shyness Date: 11-9-2019

    Salamualikum! Hope you can clarify my confusion . I want to ask about to what extent does fearing people become shirk . They say that : if you fear people and stop you good deeds when people are not there is shirk . Such type of incidents happen with me . Example : The masjid where I go , sometimes I go before azan . I was sitting and waiting for iqamah.. More

  • Hidden Shirk Date: 9-5-2018

    What is hidden shirk? How can it affect subconscious mind? .. More

  • Forced to do Acts of Worship at Graves Date: 15-2-2018

    Assalam Alaikum, What a girl should do if her family insists her to go to dargah and if she reply in no then their is a chance of fitna so what she do if ? Can she go with her family but thier she will not pray to grave and make sajdah.Same question a girl asked me and I reply that you should say no but if they force you then go. .. More

  • Dying without repenting from minor Shirk Date: 31-12-2017

    Does Allah forgive minor Shirk (polytheism) if a believer dies with this sin unrepeated? .. More

  • Natural fear is not sinful Date: 22-10-2017

    I shared a video posted by someone which shows a sting operation disclosing such-and-such to be liable for a Muslim massacre, but these are old clips, and the culprit has now been set free by the supreme court, so I immediately deleted the video thinking that I might face a legal notice of defamationion of that individual, as he has been given a clean.. More

  • Believing Allah has son incorporates the three categories of Shirk Date: 23-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. Is the belief that Allah has a son (as Christians claim) or a daughter (as the tribe of Quraysh believed) Shirk (associating partners with Allah) in Ruboobiyyah (Lordship) or Shirk in Asmaa wa Sifaat (Divine Names and Attributes)? Please do not refer to other fatwas. .. More

  • Forbidden love for woman not polytheistic in nature Date: 10-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question regarding verse 2:165 in the Quran. In this verse, Allaah talks about loving others as they love Allaah. What does this mean? If someone is in a haram relationship while knowing that it is haram and does not end it, does that mean that he loves that person as he loves Allaah, or is he safe from disbelief as long.. More

  • Wearing lipstick to appear healthy has nothing to do with Shirk Date: 20-10-2016

    I wear the hijab given that I am Muslim, but I do apply lipstick, not with the intention to adorn myself, but in order to avoid the stares and undue attention that people give me, as well as theirquestioning me as to whether I am feeling well or not because of my pale lips and ill look. I know that it is a sin to do so, but am I commiting minor Shirk.. More

  • Fear that amounts to Shirk Date: 30-5-2016

    Which type of fear is Shirk (polytheism)? Suppose that I walk on a road and see places of Shirk, temples, and so on, and I intentionally spit there and while doing this feel a sort of uneasiness and fear in my heart. I know that only Allaah can inflict harm. But what about this uneasiness and fear that I feel sometimes while disrespecting idols, bad.. More

  • Saying that a person saved another person is not an act of disbelief Date: 1-12-2015

    I was told that it is an act of kufr (disbelief) to say that one saved someone because it is Allaah Who saves people - is this true? .. More

  • Saying that a person brings good luck Date: 27-11-2015

    A man got married in our family. At the marriage, the grandfather of the groom said a doubtful statementto the bride. I cannot completely recall the statement, but I think he either said, "You have brought good luck," or, "You are good-fortuned and have brought good fortune to my family because after nearly 17 years, all my children have reunited in.. More

  • Making a promise to another human being is not Shirk Date: 22-7-2015

    Salam alaikum, I have read your links, which you have sent me, but my questions continue:1. if have not understood what the exact difference between a promise, oath and vow is. When is it shirk? Is following Expression shirk? if someone would say: If i do such and such, then i promise you (a Person), that i will say it to you / or that i will buy you.. More

  • Naming a shop after a pagan idol Date: 16-6-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum, what is the ruling on a Muslim who deliberately uses the symbol of a pagan god as a name for his shop and hangs a sign in the shop explaining the meaning of the symbol? Jazaakum Allahu khairan .. More