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Should Muslim females attend university?


 Answer: (Written by a university graduate who personally experienced campus life) With the imminent onset of the university year there is currently a vibrant debate regarding Muslim females attending university to pursue tertiary studies. Those who support the idea of women studying at university argue that Muslims need to be …

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Various questions on intimacy


 http://askimam.org/public/question_detail/37374 Question Assalamu-Alaikum   1. I want to know if it is permissible to insert my finger inside my wife’s vagina and stimulate her till she orgasm ? 2. Is it permissible to have sex while standing or in bathroom while having a shower ? 3. Is it permissible for …

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Validity of Mahr given from borrowed money


Nasihah (Advice): Giving and taking loans in cases of necessity   Sayyiduna Anas Bin Maalik Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said:“On the night on which I was taken on Isra (Laylatul Mi’raaj), I saw written at the gate of Paradise: ‘Charity brings a tenfold reward and a …

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Sperm Donor


Question: Me and my wife are trying to have baby for last four years but not luck. When we checked with our Doctors, we found I have no sperms due to Unknow issue. Could not find any solutions for this. We tried to adopts a baby in Canada but not …

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What are the acts which make ghusl obligatory?

Cupped Hands Under Shower

  A: 1. If semen is discharged out of passion while one is awake or asleep, ghusl becomes wajib irrespective of whether it is discharged by touching a person of the opposite sex, or by having any such thoughts or fantasies, or by any other way -in all cases, ghusl …

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Laws of Beautification and Adornment


    Question:   I wanted to know what is permissible to do to adorn myself for my husband. I wanted an answer that covers all aspects, such as coloured jilbabs, wearing lingerie, cutting hair, wigs, lipstick, nail polish etc. Also what about imitation jewellery, perfumes? ____________________________ Answer: Foreword by …

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Ghusl after a pap smear


  Nasihah (Advice): Reward for planting a tree   Sayyiduna Anas bin Malik Radhiyallahu Anhu reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “There is no Muslim who plants a tree or sows seeds and then a bird or a person or an animal eats from it except that it …

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Divorce in lieu of Mahr (Khula)


    Nasihah (Advice): Do not give an excessive amount of Mahr   Abul Ajfa As Sulami reported that Umar bin Khattab (Radhiyallahu Anhu) delivered a sermon to us and said, “Do not go to extremes in giving women their dowry, for if that were a sign of honour and dignity …

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Validity of Talaaq if the Mahr is not yet paid


  Nasihah (Advice): The seriousness of Marriage and Divorce   Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “There are three matters which, if undertaken seriously or jokingly, are still regarded as serious: Marriage, divorce and taking back one’s wife (after issuing a revocable divorce).” (Abu Dawood) …

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