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  • Hanging amulets is prohibited regardless of the person's intention Date: 3-9-2014

    Asalamalaikum rahmatuallahi wa barakatuhu. I know that the "hand of fatima"/Khamsa is haram-shirk if used for protection. Can you pls tell me if it's haram if used purely for decoration. Barakallahu feeki .. More

  • Clearing a misconception about the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, dying from being poisoned Date: 30-7-2014

    Respected Brother, I have a question in my mind that is seriously bothering me. I have red somewhere in hadith that a jewish woman tried to poison the prophet (PBUH). Can you explain this? Hadith say that a jewish woman tried to poison the Prophet (PBUH) and he passed away from affects of the poison. I am dividing my questions into two parts:- Part.. More

  • Taking back the wife in marriage during her 'Iddah after Khul’ Date: 17-7-2014

    I have taken khula three days back with my husband because of his past husband don't like to give me khula,but because of my force he has we both are unable to llive without each other and want to remarry..can we remarry again without marrying other new person and getting divorce from him??? .. More

  • Calling the Athaan with one's shoes on is permissible Date: 19-7-2014

    As-salaamu alaikum, One day I gave Azaan in Jamiat Ahl-ul-Hadeeth in Delhi. After Azaan one old man very angrily rebuked me for wearing sandals which pronouncing Azaan. He told me the same sandal you wear and go to toilet and here you are giving Azaan, you should have removed it! However, I gave Azaan outside of Masjid as it was customary and probably.. More

  • He received 200 riyals in change for 500 riyals and left remaining 300 riyals as a debt Date: 6-7-2014

    There is a suituation where I need change of 500 riyal, but I get only 200 riyal from my freind and we agree that he gives me the remaining 300 riyal the next day. Is this transaction fine or have we fallen into Riba-an-Naseeah (Riba in Delay) Please can you give some more examples of Riba-an-Naseeah to understand the concept completely. and Also different.. More

  • Separating between religion and state affairs is invalid claim Date: 22-7-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I recently heard a speaker say that anyone who says there is no politics in the Qur'an is a kaafir. He said that the way Musa was dealing with Firawn is an example of politics. Is what he said correct and is it obligatory to apply the term 'politics'? Jazaak Allahu khair. .. More

  • Ruling on leaving for work while observing I`tikaaf in the mosque Date: 11-7-2014

    As-salamu alaykum, I would like to perform Itikaf on the last 10 days of the Ramadan. But I have office during the day time. Can I perform Itikaf only in the nights of last 10 days. Please also explain the ruling for performing Itikaf .. More

  • Marrying two, three or four women Date: 12-7-2014

    What are the views of the Hanafi, Shafi'i, Maliki and Hanbali madhabs on whether it is better to have only one wife or more than one wife as a general rule? .. More

  • Paying Zakah to one's insolvent brother who does not accept Zakah Date: 10-6-2014 brother have salary nearly 13000Rs per month but i came to know that its not enough for him to take care of his family(wife and son(1 yr).Also he have >75000Rs loan bcz of some hospital expenses came for his wife and son.his house rent is 6000Rs.he is tellg that bcz of electricity and water problem he couldn't live in a low.. More

  • Ruling on using songs to teach young children a new language Date: 23-6-2014

    is it permissible for toddlers (2-3 year old) to sing if there learning a new language at a center? .. More

  • Inheritance of parents, a wife and 4 daughters Date: 4-6-2014

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A father) (A full brother) Number 3 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 11 (A full paternal uncle) Number 1 (A cousin from a full paternal uncle) Number 2 -Does the deceased have female.. More

  • A wife may wear whatever clothes her husband wishes Date: 3-6-2014

    is it permissible to dress up in clothes that women of bad character wear because it pleases the bad character i mean women who work in sex trade.i find it highly uncomfortable and indecent .is nt there any decent way to enjoy sex in a marriage.surely to buy clothings like these you need to search for these indecent clothes and hence you.. More

  • Linguistic miracle of the Quran Date: 26-6-2014

    Salam Alakium; please answer this directly without saying to read a similar question because its specific question unlike ones on this site. I want to know what is the miracle of the Quraan; not the science miracle that has been debated and doesn't seem like a miracle to me most of the facts; and that is not the main miracle . I am asking about the.. More

  • Her husband treats her too harshly Date: 29-5-2014

    I have been married for one and a half year now and have bin facing allot of problems with my spouse... I really love him very the amount of pain he is causing me is forcing me to change as a person...I've even thought of divorce...I've tried awl ways n means to make him understand that his I don't care attitude towards me is bad n that he.. More

  • Indian cartoons presenting images of 'gods' with supernatural powers Date: 17-5-2014

    Asalam O Alaikum Cartoons like Chhota Bheem created by hindu “Rajiv Chilaka” for hindus and in this cartoon, Hindu gods have supernatural powers! Till now there are 3 Hindu gods are shown at chota bheem. 1. Hanuman 2. Krishna and 3. Ganesh Muslim kids of Asia have become a Big Fan of this cartoon called "chota bheem" even worse Kids now a Days Says.. More