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  • Entering the mosque while in a state of sexual impurity Date: 2-12-2008

    Please help me to know that if a person knowingly or unknowingly enters the masjid for prayer having after night fall (Sperm) and without bathing (Ghusul). What is the rule, please reply. Assalamualaikum.. More

  • Putting a replica of the Ka’bah door in the Qiblah of the mosque Date: 18-5-2008

    There is a new masjid which has recently been built in our area which has a replica of the ka'aba's door in front of the area where the imam stands for prayer. The masjid is decorated extravagantly. Is this allowed?.. More

  • Participating Da’wah in a mosque built from ill-gotten money Date: 5-5-2008

    Assalamu alaikum: There are a group of muslims who work as cooks and cook pork in diners. they are buliding a majid. the Imam works at Olive Graden where they also serve alcohol. he too cooks pork. these poeple know that what they are doing is haram ,yet they are asking to support the masjid financially and otherwise, by attending it and participating.. More

  • Reading a Hadeeth in the mosque Date: 3-12-2007

    Is reading a Hadeeth in the mosque Bid‘ah (religious innovation)? If not, what is the ruling on those who forbid it?.. More

  • Using the basement of a mosque for entertainment purposes Date: 25-9-2007

    Our Masjid was built on two floors initially and specific intention to include sections of these two floors as Jamaat Khana was made, subsequently due to planning objections the basement (which was not intended to be used as Jamaat Khana and has never been used for such purpose) was built to be used as a car park. This basement occupies almost the entire.. More

  • Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday and beating drums inside the mosque Date: 6-6-2007

    how can i help my brother in islam debating with others on the issue of drums assam aleikum my brother in islam works in debating against non-muslims (in the content of Quran Vs bible) .some days back there was a MAULID in amosque at our village area.when imet this brother i told him how can he challeng his opponents regarding drums and flutes,after.. More

  • Playing football in a car parking lot in the mosque’s premises Date: 24-4-2007

    Assalamualaikum. What is the Islamic ruling regarding playing soccer at car parking spaces located within the boundary of a mosque? Jazakumullah Khairal Jaza... More

  • Muslim women coming to the mosque without Hijab 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. Here in US we are renting a place as a Musjid and the ones who run it want it to be according Sunnah... More

  • Celebrating marriage in the mosque Date: 21-9-2006

    Assalam o alaikum wr wb,May Allah (swt) be pleased with you all and guide yourselfs and all the Muslims to the right path.My question is 1.Does a Muslim needs to perform the (Nikah) marriage ceremony only in the Masajids or he can perform them at some Function Halls.2.Do we have any sound Hadith relating a marriage ceremony of any Sahabas marriage which.. More

  • Praying in a mosque built on a land that belongs to the government Date: 18-7-2006

    Dear Brother, Assalaam alaikum. i need some clarification regarding the land on which its lawful to offer salaah. i stay in india. near by to my office there is a place which belongs to authority(goverment) and its a public place on which salaah is offered five times with congregation. Walls has been also raised for about 3 feet to cover the area.. More

  • The narration: “Prevent your children and mad people from entering the mosques....” Date: 1-4-2006

    Is the narration “Prevent your children and mad people from entering the mosques, and avoid raising your voices”, authentic? .. More

  • The ruling of hanging Aayatul Kursi (2:255) on a wall inside the mosque Date: 29-3-2006

    Is it an innovation to put Aayatul Kursi [verse 255, chapter two] in a frame and hang it in the mosque? .. More

  • The sin is greater if committed at a time or place of excellence Date: 25-3-2006

    What is the ruling of shaving the beard in a mosque? Does one have to expiate for this? .. More

  • The ruling of a woman in menses entering the hall in the mosque Date: 23-3-2006

    Is it permissible to conduct the marriage contract of a girl inside the hall [ceremony room] in the mosque while she is in menses? .. More

  • Surveillance cameras in and around mosques Date: 2-3-2006

    What is the Shariah ruling on spying on the Muslim or monitoring? Recently in our Masjid, we cam for Salat this week only to find out that 9 surveillance cameras had been install in ad around the Masjid. Some brothers have been complaining that they don't feel comfortable and a lot of talking is going on. Is there a Hadith that mentions listening.. More