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Duas for Evil Eye, Withcraft, Jinn

Question: Please provide me with duas for evil eye and witchcraft: Answer: One of the greatest means of protecting and combating oneself against the evil effects of witchcraft ,evil eye/envy and jinn is to persist in regularly reciting the Adhkaar .They prevent against witchcraft ,evil eye/envy and jinn possession before …

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QnA: The Fiqh of the Masjid

What is the meaning of Masjid? When we read and study the Noble Quraan we find that All Mighty Allah uses the word Masjid, Masaajid in various places. One that is very important for our discussion is Surah Jinn (72), Verse 18. Masjid singular and Masaajid – the plural and …

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Roll up the rim coffees?

Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Abdullah bin Abbas (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said to one Sahabi, “You have two qualities that Allah loves, tolerance and composure”. (Sahih Muslim, Hadith #: 25) ____________________________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. Here in Canada we have Roll up the rim …

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Placement of a Female’s elbows in Sajdah?

Question and Answer: Q. While growing up I attended a Madrassah in Durban and was taught that when a female reads Salaah, in the position of sajdah her elbows need to be on the floor. Recently I was informed that this was wrong and that a females elbows need to …

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True Dreams?

Question: What are the conditions for a dream to be considered true?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   The science of interpreting dreams is a rather difficult and intricate field that requires one to have in depth knowledge …

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Folding the Musalla after Salaah?

Nasihah:  There are certain moments during the day when a person’s Duas are accepted:   Sayyiduna Muhammed bin Maslamah al-Ansari (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said:    “Indeed, there are certain moments during the day that are special to Allah, so be prepared for …

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Duas for Trouble

QnA Snapshots Cii Radio Question: Please inform me duas for depression, worries, troubles? Answer: Recite Surah 54, verse 10:     Then he invoked his Lord (saying): “I have been overcome, so help (me)!”   When people in the work place are plotting behind your back read Surah 40, verse …

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Drinking Zamzam

Significance of Drinking Zamzam whilst Standing and Facing the Qibla       <QUESTION>   What is the significance of drinking Zamzam water whilst standing up and/or facing the Qibla?   <ANSWER>   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   There are two parts to your question: …

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Can nikah be performed over skype?

    Question:   Can nikah be performed over skype?   Answer:   In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, nikāh conducted over the telephone/internet or Skype is not permissible since it does not fulfil the criteria of enacting the …

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Wudhu for washing a child in the toilet?

    Nasihah:  A common saying in Arabic:“The height of faith in Allah is that you go out for Salatul Istisqaa’ (Salaah for rain) and carry an umbrella with you. A wonderful feeling it is to know that your Dua has been accepted”   In other words, a person should …

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