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  • Islam's perspective on 'astral projection' Date: 25-2-2013

    What is the Islamic perspective on 'Astral Projection'? a) Is it permissible to learn and practice it? b) Could the Night Journey of Prophet (peace be upon him) be explained by this (that is, it was not a physical journey but a journey of the soul only)? .. More

  • The barcode 666 is of no significance Date: 20-2-2013


  • A superstition about itching in the right hand Date: 17-1-2013

    Assalamu alaikum.I know there is five keys of the unseen.Here I want to share some strange story and ask question too.This story is about my mother.She has some strange ability…Before she earn something good (money or anything),she ussualy will get a sign,her right hand will become itchy.,this event is happened long time ago until now. I am so.. More

  • Superstition about Common Tormentil Date: 13-1-2013

    Salam alaikum, I would like to know if it is used to use a plant called Common Tormentil (lat. Potentilla erecta) for medical purpose, because in Austria, the farmers (or the Christians generally?) believe and say, that shaitan takes a bite of it every 7 years and it is said one can really see a mark of the bite in the plant root. Christians and especially.. More

  • Burying a placenta in Madeenah Date: 6-3-2012

    Is it permissible to bury a placenta in Madeenah in order to seek the blessings of this place?.. More

  • Exposing those claiming to summon the dead Date: 6-3-2012

    Is it possible that a person can evoke the spirits of the dead and communicate with them (he asks and they answer), as claimed by some 'spiritualists'? .. More

  • Muslims should not waste time in myths Date: 6-12-2011

    I want to ask about the papers that are distributed among people, about the dreams in which the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam (may Allaah exalt his mention), or one of his daughters requested many copies of them to be distributed. .. More

  • The name of Allaah is not written on human hands Date: 6-12-2011

    Is the name of Allaah written on the right hand?.. More

  • Satan persuades man of the existence of unseen superpowers Date: 20-7-2011

    As-Salaamu ‘Alaykum, In my country people believe in something called "Taabi‘ah" (a female Jinn) which is something like a bad omen where a person is constantly subjected to certain calamities such as accidents. Some people claim that they are able to expel this Taabi‘ah. Does this actually exist? Did it exist at the time of the Prophet,.. More

  • Marriage in the Sacred months Date: 25-1-2011

    Is it prohibited to sign a marriage contract or to consummate marriage in the Sacred months or at specific times? Is this based on a Sunnah-based or any other proof?.. More

  • Having peacock's feathers in the home Date: 25-1-2011

    Is it permissible for a Muslim to put peacock's feathers in his house? Some people say that it brings misfortune and prevents provision. Is this correct?.. More

  • Spirits visiting their families Date: 24-1-2011

    Do spirits visit their families and relatives and know what is happening to them? Do they go to the graves, by the permission of Allaah The Almighty, on Thursdays and Fridays, so that they can listen to their visitors?.. More

  • Slaughtering a cock at night Date: 23-1-2011

    is it permissible to zabah cock during night hours.. More

  • Using superstitions in extolling the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 20-12-2010

    Sir what is the reality of the flower "ROSE"? was this create from the drop of tear of prophet muhammed(p.b.u.h)?.. More

  • A superstitious belief about pets Date: 9-12-2010

    Salamolakum-is it true that when one is keeping pets (or birds), calamities befall on pets first then on humans?.. More