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  • Raising the Hands When Supplicating Date: 5-12-2019

    Assalamu Alaikkum My friend says when we make Dua’a we should raise the hands and keep both hands together. Other wise it is not good. Also we should not keep both hands down keeping right hand over left hand. Is he right? .. More

  • Mentioning Allah Whilst Eating and Using Miswaak Date: 20-10-2019

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Can a person do istighfar and other dhikr whilst eating and whilst using miswak? جزاك اللهُ خيرًا .. More

  • Etiquettes of Supplication Date: 2-10-2019

    Is it mandatory to praise Allaah and send salutation upon the Prophet (salla Allaahu 'alayhi was-sallam) each time before making du'aa in order for it (the du'aa) to be accepted? And, does wearing najis clothing (whether because of the presence of physical impurity or the clothes are inherently impure) affect the acceptance of du'aa"? May Allaah reward.. More

  • No Transgression in Your Supplications Date: 23-6-2019

    Asalamo aleikoum wa rahmutalhi. I want to ask if these two duas come under the اعتداء that is forbidden: 1-asking Allah to allow me to sleep less hours because Im a student of knowledge and I would like to sleep about 5-6 hours instead of 8 hours. 2-Asking Allah not to let the tip of my nose drop with the pass of the time as mi tip is already.. More

  • Saying Ameen to a Recorded Du’aa’ Date: 30-8-2018

    There are some recording of duas online. Is it ok to follow along the recording of duas and say ameen to it or would this be a bidah. .. More

  • Wudhoo’ is Not a Condition for Supplication Date: 30-8-2018

    Can we make dua without wudu and is there any particular posture to make dua, can we make dua while sleeping? .. More

  • Mentioning Allah While Wearing Impure Clothes Date: 2-7-2018

    Assalam o aleikum. My question is if a person have been to toilet for urinating, he rushes out and there are drops of urine dropping from his penis, and wet urine stains are on his private garments, is he allowed to do zikr like "Bismillah" or "durood Sharif" while having these wet urine drops on garments he is wearing? Jazak Allah .. More

  • Not conditioned to say 'O Allah, if it is good for me, grant it to me...' when supplicating Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the ruling on asking for something specific when supplicating? And is it a must or a condition that a person should say when asking Allah for something: "O Allah, if it is good for me, then grant it to me, and if it is bad for me, then keep it away from me,” or can a person beseech Allah and ask Him for a specific thing.. More

  • Asking Allah to be saved from the evil of afflictions Date: 3-1-2018

    What is the meaning of verse 11 of Surah Al-Israa’? Can one say that even though he may supplicate while thinking that it is good, it may be bad for him? For example, I sometimes ask Allah to save me from the evil of afflictions, and I see that bad things start happening. Please explain. May Allah bless you and reward you with Paradise. .. More

  • Asking Allah to guide all people and give them all wealth and success Date: 2-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. If a person supplicates, "O Allah, facilitate for all of the people in the world to be Muslim," or, "O Allah, grant all of the poor wealth and success," what should their intention be? When we supplicate, we should hope that Allah will accept it. Therefore, with this type of supplication, what should be in the person's heart in terms.. More

  • Supplicating against unjust parent and sibling Date: 1-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My mother and little sister betrayed mewith her housband. They took money that I gave them as a trust, and now they are also looking to share the house which I bought in the name of my mother even though they did not put any cent towards it. I feel betrayed by my mother and little sister and cannot do anything. I worked my whole life.. More

  • Transgression in supplication is dispraised Date: 29-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. A person wants to supplicate to get a righteous and practicing wife who has praiseworthy qualities like Taqwah (piety), knowledge, good manners, etc., and at the same time he asks Allah to make this wife have physically attractive features and specifies them in detail, like by saying, "Oh Allah bless me with a pious and righteous.. More

  • One should not supplicate against himself Date: 26-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaauhu. I have heard that if I say, for example, 'I will fail the exam', and the angels that are with me say, 'Ameen', then Allaah will really make me fail; is this true? .. More

  • Child asking parents to supplicate Allah for him Date: 14-11-2017

    If I ask someone to supplicate for me, like my parents, does that mean that I miss the chance of being among the 70,000 who will enter paradise without judgement? If so, then if I did ask people to supplicate for me, do I still have a chance of being among the 70,000? .. More

  • Doubting number of Athkaar one has recited Date: 13-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. I often forget how many times I have recited each of the three Quls in the Athkaar (expressions of remembrance of Allah) of the morning and the evening. So how can I complete those then? Should I take the smaller possible number? Sometimes,I have no idea about the number. .. More