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  • Accepting invitation of poor to eat with them Date: 20-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. If some poor people are eating and I pass by them and they invite me to join them, should I do so? .. More

  • Good conduct in hospitality to guests in Islam Date: 26-12-2014

    As Salaamu Alaikum I would like to know what is the proper way to proceed when one invites several families for dinner in our house at a fix time and one family all the time comes more than half and hour late and do not call to say they are ranning late . Should we wait for them? Or should be serve dinner for the guest who arrived on time? Jazaka Allah.. More

  • How to handle guests who overstay their welcome Date: 30-11-2014

    I have a family member who came to live in our house unexpectedly (forced their way here). Now, she has also brought her daughter and they eat our food, make us spend on them with no limits, and they make fun of how our family women wear hijab and that we are religious. We don't want to tell them to leave because we know if we do they will tell others.. More

  • A guest should have his host's approval before bringing extra guests Date: 10-6-2014

    If one invite a friend for dinner and the friend without informing you bring another person for dinner as well. What Islam says about the accompanying person. .. More

  • The period of time one can stay in his relatives’ house Date: 14-2-2008

    how long we can stay in the house of our relatives?.. More

  • Architecture of a Muslim family house Date: 15-11-2007

    How would you describe the architecture of a Muslim family's house - I mean, should there be a separate living room for males and females, especially when in-laws come to visit, should there be a prayer room for the ladies etc. .. More

  • Etiquettes of inviting people to our homes Date: 18-12-2006

    All perfect praise be to Allaah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allaah, and that Muhammad is His slave and Messenger. We ask Allaah to exalt his mention as well as that of his family and all his companions. When Ibrahim (AS) received 2 angels as guests he cooked them a roasted calf. And the singe of generosity.. More

  • Husband has close friends stay in his home for one week Date: 18-1-2003

    What is your opinion of my husband, as a good Muslim imposes on me to have his very close friends, to come and sleep in our house for a week for example? I remembered from my parents it is haram? and I got him mad. Please as a Muslim sister, what would you advise me to tell him? .. More