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  • Limits of Obeying Parents Date: 16-7-2019

    My parents told me not to use a certain app on my phone, but I really like the app. The app does contain some haram content but I never use it for that and if I ever see something haram it’s almost always by accident. I generally use it just for fun. So my question is, if I use this app, am I committing any sin for not following my parents’ orders?.. More

  • Misbehaved With His Father and Regretted It After His Death Date: 23-6-2019

    1. I have misbehaved with my father ,5 months before his death .Could not ask forgiveness directly from him since he was away from me .But my wife has asked pardon soon after the incident . I am finding myself guilty ,pls advise how can i get pardon from him .. More

  • A Man Refuses to Supplicate for His Dead Parents Date: 7-4-2019

    what is the ruling on a man who refuses to supplicate for his dead parents because he doesn't want them to enter paradise after they abused him when he was a child? .. More

  • Wants to Marry Older Woman But His Parents Disagree Date: 20-3-2019

    I'm 25 years old . I love a woman age 40years divorced ..I want to marry her .but my parents not allowing me to marry her ..we want to do secret marriage ...can I perform nikah kutbah myself without walijQuery111006862770532877345_1550910185427 .. More

  • Not Honoring the Advice of Parents is Not a Sin Date: 22-1-2019

    If my parents tell me to do something which is culturally not regarded as not obeying parents or if they tell me something which is most likely to be a advice not a command, is it then allowed to me to do sonething else?For example my mother told me to put the heater in my room on level 2 when I go sleeping. But this was I think an advice because if.. More

  • Taking Permission From Her Father to Go Out Date: 2-8-2018

    A male Muslim married to a female Christian. His wife gave birth to a female. She gave her daughter to her husband's family (father, mother, sister, and uncle) to take care of her. Husband's father made it an obligation to everyone to take care of the child. His granddaughter was never raised by her father and mother. She was raised by her grandmother,.. More

  • Obey Your Parents in Not Shaving Your Mustaches Date: 30-5-2018

    I'm 15 years old and I have peach fuzz as mustache. First of all, it looks TERRIBLE. My parents don't allow me to shave it. I don't really think I should have it it looks bad and people kind mock me about it... Somebody got any advice? .. More

  • Obeying Parents Regarding the Job and Who to Marry Date: 28-5-2018

    Assalamu alaikum. I am happy with my current job, and want to marry. I have liked a girl but I didn't officially propose her. Her body is devoid of an ovary due to an appendix operation complexity, but I like her because of her personality and I have no problem regarding her physical defect. But my parents not only want me not to marry her, but also.. More

  • Raising the Voice When Speaking to Parents who Are Far Date: 22-4-2018 is permissible to raise voice to parents because far distance between me or them?(so they can hear my voice clearly)..Or it is obligatory for me to go near them everytime if the cannot hear my voice clearly..thanks .. More

  • Going to shrines and marrying Barelvi to obey parents Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. A 16-year-old-girl wants to follow the way of Ahl Al-Hadith, upon my advice, but in some cases, she does not understand the matter and gets confused. Should I advise her more, or should I leave her so that she does not get confused anymore? She wants to stop going to to Mazar and Dargahs and wants to leave the innovation, but out.. More

  • Parents believe working with Muslims in West is unsafe Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a halal job, which is run by Muslims. I live in the West. My family are concerned about my safety since I decided to work in this job that is filled with Muslims. My family have been trying to explain to me that they would like me to find another job that is "normal," where there are Muslims and Non-Muslims. They were telling.. More

  • Obeying mother in smiling more often Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My mother told me to smile more and that I looked to serious after she saw me. I do not like to force myself to smile or to be fake. However, I know that one should listen to their parents. To what extent does one has to listen to their parents? .. More

  • Disobeying mother in secret Date: 3-1-2018

    Dear Shaykh, assalaamu alaykum. If my mother said to me that she will not forgive me if I do a specific thing, and then I secretly do it, will I be cursed forever, and is it true that it would be impossible for me to enter Paradise? What if my mother passes away and I did not tell her what I did so that she could forgive me, would it be impossible for.. More

  • Obedience to parents with regard to voluntary fasting Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholar. I have encountered different opinions in regards to obedience to parents in fasting voluntarily, such as shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen saying that is not obligatory, and other scholars as Bin Baaz saying that it is obligatory, and also another scholar saying that the one who fasts against his parents wishes thinks that he is doing.. More

  • Traveling to seek knowledge without parents' permission Date: 2-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholars. I want to know the meaning of ''if the parents are in need of you" or "if they would face hardship" in regard to travelling for seeking knowlege. We live in Tarragona, Spain. My father is around 60 years old, and my mother is younger than him, perhaps 55 or 56. They both work and both earn money: my father is a university.. More