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  • Obeying the director of an Islamic organization Date: 22-4-2009

    Q.1.Is it compulsory/needed for Muslim women to work for an islamic organization? Question.2. Around 200 Muslim brothers and sisters are running an Islamic organization in Australia. Different posts such as Amir,Naibe Amir, Secretary etc have been selected among the qualified members of this organization. And in relation to the question of "obedience",they.. More

  • Using different means of guidance for a wayward friend Date: 14-1-2008

    I have a friend who indulges in sin and does not accept advice. He also dislikes listening to the Quran and likes to listen to songs and other unlawful things. I tried to change him but in vain. What should I do?.. More

  • Permissibility of socializing with non-practicing Muslims for Da‘wah Date: 8-1-2008

    I am a practicing Muslim, praise be to Allaah The Almighty, but my friends are not. What is the ruling of accompanying them with the intention of calling them to observe the teachings of Islam?.. More

  • Advice, Islamic classes and giving books and tapes are means of Da‘wah Date: 8-1-2008

    Most of my friends do not pray. I have to be with them most of the time because they are my classmates. How should I deal with them?.. More

  • Advising wisely and leniently Date: 8-1-2008

    While we perform the congregational prayer, a brother recites the Quran in a loud voice which disturbs the others. How can I advise him without embarrassing him?.. More

  • Partaking in Sharee’ah-violating TV programs for Da‘wah Date: 12-11-2007

    Is it permissible to partake in a TV program that is presented by a woman who does not wear Hijaab and features musical intervals for the purpose of giving Da‘wah?.. More

  • Talking to a girl in order to admonish her Date: 11-11-2007

    A girl lives in our building, on the floor next to ours, and I want to marry her in the future. But she does not abide by Islamic teachings. Am I permitted to talk to her, admonish her and give her [Islamic] tapes? If permissible, show me how to call her and which tapes will benefit in guiding her, Allaah willing... More

  • The road to Da‘wah Date: 11-11-2007

    I am a young man who is eager to practice Da‘wah and serve Muslims. What should I do?.. More

  • Traveling abroad for Da‘wah Date: 11-11-2007

    What is the ruling on traveling abroad to spread Islam?.. More

  • Da‘wah methods must be absolutely lawful Date: 11-11-2007

    I am a working man. During office hours when there is no work assigned to me, I undertake some activities in the field of Da‘wah such as distributing emails with Islamic content and publicizing Islamic sites. I also listen to the Quran on my office computer. My wife said to me that it is impermissible for me to use the computer and electricity in.. More

  • Best methods of Da‘wah are kindness and leniency Date: 11-11-2007

    I live in the USA, in the same town where my uncle lives. My uncle does not pray at all, and I want to advise him to do so, but I do not know the right way to do this. He is very stubborn and is a difficult person to convince. Please advise me... More

  • Prohibited means during Da‘wah Date: 10-11-2007

    I heard some songs by a band called "Soldiers of Allaah". When I visited their website, I found that they are not Mujaahideen (Muslim fighters). They explain Islam to non-Muslims through music, but their songs do not contain anything against Islam. Is this way of Da‘wah permissible? Please advise... More

  • Da'wah requires only true information Date: 10-11-2007

    It has become common to practice Da‘wah through presenting pictures of the name of Allaah on a human heart or inside a fish, or on leaves on a tree forming together the statement "La Ilaaha Illallaah". Also pictures are presented of a safe and sound Masjid in Turkey amidst the destruction caused by an earthquake, and a story about an astronaut who.. More

  • Guidelines for men calling women to Islam Date: 10-11-2007

    I am a Muslim young man and Allaah The Almighty has guided me to the way of righteousness and piety. I have relationships with some respectable girls and I want to guide them to the right path, but I fear that this may displease Allaah The Exalted. Please, advise me. May Allaah reward you well. .. More

  • Da‘wah methods vary according to people Date: 10-11-2007

    Is it obligatory to enjoin good and forbid evil under all circumstances? What are the governing rules of enjoining good and forbidding evil?.. More