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Khul & Tafweedh: Wife initiated Separation

In the situation where a woman can no longer remain in the marriage of her husband and all attempts to save the marriage have failed, then the ideal solution would be for her to obtain a divorce from the husband. About Seperation Initiated by the Wife (khul’ or Khula) By …

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Plucking, Trimming, Shaping, Shaving and Bleaching Eyebrows

 A Detailed Explanation: <QUESTION> What is the Islamic ruling on plucking, shaping and bleaching Eyebrows?   <ANSWER> In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, Eyebrow shaping has been a very popular issue for some time now, and one which many people seem very confused about. It is a …

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Status of fasting during the ten days of Zul-Hijjah

Nasihah (Advice): The fast of Arafah-Expiation for two years of sins Sayyiduna Qataadah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Fasting on the Day of Arafah, I hope from Allah, expiates for the sins of the previous year and the following year.”(Tirmidhi)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer: Q. What …

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Are women denied equality by giving them a lesser share?

This question is being asked alot by Western women and due to Western influence some Muslim women have been questioning the fairness with which property was divided. Islam was the first religion to give women rights, and a share in the inheritance at a time when women were considered property of …

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Ruling regarding the Horns of a Qurbani Animal

Nasihah (Advice): The Immense Value of the First 10 Days of Zul Hijjah Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu narrated that the Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “There are no days in this world during which worship is more beloved to Allah, Glorious is He, than the (first) ten days …

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Congregational Dua after the Fardh Salaah

Nasihah (Advice): Three supplications which are undoubtedly accepted   Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said, ”Three supplications are accepted without any doubt; the supplication of the oppressed, the supplication of the traveller, and the supplication of a father for his son.” (Tirmidhi) ________________________________________________   …

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Age of Aishah RadhiyAllāhu Anhā at the time of Marriage

Question: I was reading the article related to Aishah Radhiyallāhu Anhā about her marriage with our Nabī Sallallāhu Alaihi Wa Sallam. In this article, the author has given some facts to prove that she was not nine when she got married. Kindly tell me your views in detail. Hereunder is …

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Frequently Asked Questions Pertaining To Qurbani

    On whom is Qurbani Wajib? Qurbani is Wajib (obligatory) on every Muslim who is:   1) Mature (has  reached the age of puberty), 2) Muqeem (i.e. he is not a Shari traveller) 3) Possesses the Nisaab amount. It is not necessary that this amount be in one’s possession …

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