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  • Accompanying Female Relatives Who Do Not Wear Hijaab Date: 24-11-2019

    Female family members either travel alone without a male mahram, or they go out (anywhere) without hijaab, or both. What is the ruling on a male family member escorting the female mahrams (for example, by taking them out, driving them, etc.)? .. More

  • Handing Out Leaflets Containing Other than the Preponderant Opinion Date: 18-7-2019

    If I want to give out Islamic leaflets however, on the leaflet there is a point mentioned which is an opinion that I don't follow, is it permissible for me to give out the leaflet? .. More

  • Using the Story of Waleed ibn al-Mugheerah in Da’wah Date: 14-2-2018

    According to https://www.islamreligion.com/articles/347/prophecies-of-quran/:Waleed ibn Mugheera was a staunch enemy who openly ridiculed the Quran:"Then said he: "This is nothing but magic, derived from of old; this is nothing but the word of a mortal!" (Quran 74:24-25)The Quran prophesized he will never accept Islam:"Soon will I cast him into Hell-Fire!.. More

  • Gradual approach adopted in advising a sinner Date: 16-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. We are told to start advising a person who does many sins about the worst sin. Then, if he repented and amends his ways, we advise him to give up the second greatest sin, and so on. What if he does not give up the greatest sin and he is not going to change. apparently? Do we go forward and advise him.. More

  • Using photos of women in Hijaab on Da'wah leaflets Date: 7-9-2017

    I was thinking about making some leaflets so that I can give Daw‘ah (proselytization) to the disbelievers in my city. On these leaflets, I want to write about Islam, but I also want to put some photos from internet on them so that people can see the beauty of Islam. Am I allowed to put photos of females who wear the hijab/niqab on these leaflets and.. More

  • Video of Shaykh being interviewed by unveiled woman Date: 14-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question. I watched a video of a Sheikh being interviewed by a non-Muslim who was not covering her hair. I also watched a video of an Islamic speaker who was advertising a phone company which he works for, and the video contained a picture of women who were not covered. Both of these two videos are supposed to be beneficial,.. More

  • Kindness to people as form of Da'wah Date: 11-11-2016

    What is the evidence for the claim that performing good and kind deeds is a form of Da'wah (proselytization)in Islam? .. More

  • Difference between praised and dispraised debating Date: 24-7-2016

    Dear Shaykh, Assalaamu alaykum. Someone posted a controversial issue about religion on his website. My friend asked for a clarification about the article, but he refused to respond to it, quoting the following hadiths: “The most despicable men in the eye of Allaah are those who like to fall into debate.” (Muslim) “I guarantee a house in Paradise.. More

  • Etiquette of debate Date: 20-4-2016

    Shaykh, assalaamu alaykum. What is the meaning of 'debate'? How should a person debate on Islamic issues with other brothers? What are the relevant rules? .. More

  • Questionnaire asking Christians' opinion on the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 14-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was asked by my local masjid to send a questionnaire to non-muslims containing questions of the type: 1) Do you believe in the existence of God? 2) Was Muhammad a good man? And more of the same. I wanted your opinion on this topic because I refused to do it because I said that if I asked the second question about the prophet, sallallaahu.. More

  • Ruling on accepting donations from a non-Muslim for Da‘wah activities Date: 25-8-2014

    As-salam alaikom, What is the rulings of receiving financial support from a non-Muslim to a Muslim da'e for propagating the message of Islam? is this acceptable? Jazak Allahu khairan .. More

  • Spying on people to forbid them from evil Date: 31-10-2013

    assalam o alaikum i am a doctor and i live in pakistan my family is not that religious. we are basically partly practicing muslims. recently my parents have allowed my youger sisters to have cell phones and they have been caught having boyfriends. my mom scolded and beat them but they still got to keep their phones despite my protest. now they are very.. More

  • How to avoid idle talk when giving Da'wah Date: 1-9-2013

    Assalam Alaikum! I speak to my mother & sisters on skype. I mostly like to hear & talk about Islam only. I'm not interest in much of any other topics. This annoys my mother & family.They like to talk about people, food ,fashion .. they practice 15 shabaan, mawlood, Jafer sadique functions.. I no longer in to these things. In a loving tone.. More

  • Writing Islamic pamphlets and distributing them to non-Muslims Date: 29-12-2012

    Salaam Aalikum, Sir I have 3 questions. 1 - Sir I living in Muslim country and I write Islam pamphlets and make print out to distribute to Non-Muslims in Market places (Malls, shops etc.). So sir when writing verses of Qur'aan in Arabic I don't find small 'Alif' on keyboard, so can I use big 'Alif' in place of small for Qur'aan? 2 - Can I distribute.. More

  • Using non-Muslim material as teaching aids Date: 2-12-2012

    Assalamoualaikum Respected Scholars, I am a teacher teaching Islamic Religion and Culture in a state school (My country muslims are a minority). My students comprise both Muslims and non Muslims, majority being Muslims. while teaching stories of prophets to make the class more interesting i need to make use of maps and pictures of archaeological.. More