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Clothing with animate objects?

Q. Please comment about the use of clothing with eyes (moorath) for children or adults during the day or night? Are there any Hadith indicating that such clothing should not be worn by Muslims and what are the dangers of doing so or how are we depriving ourselves and children …

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Can a Muslim woman marry a non-Muslim man?

  Question: Is it permissible and is there any leeway in Sharia for a Muslim woman to marry a non-Muslim man? Recently in the UK some Imams and so called ‘Islamic scholars’ have permitted interfaith marriages and claim it is permissible in Islam. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the …

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Staying indoors at the time of Maghrib?

Q. In many Muslim regions it is considered that it is prohibited to go outside after sunset (during Salah al-Maghrib), especially it concerns children. whether there are bases at this custom in Islam? A. The practice of preventing children from going outdoors at the time of Maghrib is established from …

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Transferring your children’s money into your personal account?

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Snake as pets?

The Islamic Calendar for the month of Sha’baan can be downloaded here. Kindly note that this calendar is applicable to South Africa. Residents of other countries should enquire from their local Ulama councils. Book Notice: Munaajat Maqbul is a collection of duas compiled by Hakimul Ummat Maulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi …

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Wearing a chain for men

Question: Is wearing a chain haram for men? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Yes, wearing a chain, regardless of its size or metal composition is impermissible for men. [i] This is because chains, necklaces, and earrings are for the …

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PAYING BANK CHARGES WITH INTEREST MONEY

Question: Are we allowed to pay our bank charges with interest money? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It will not be permissible in Shariah to offset any bank charges (all fees that are neither inclusive of interest nor any …

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Is it permissible to support sports teams?

Question: Is supporting any sports teams or clubs is allowed in Islam?By supporting, I mean like being a diehard fan. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In today’s society, following professional sports and supporting a team has become an obsession …

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Omitting of Surah al-Fatihah in a Sunnah Salaah?

Nasihah (Advice): The Status of the Father: Sayyiduna Abud Darda’ (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The father is the main door of Jannah. If you wish, deprive yourself of entry through it, or if you wish, secure your entry though it” (Tirmizi, Hadith …

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Ghusl from an internal?

Nasihah (Advice): The Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Whoever deceives others is not from us (the Muslim Ummah)” (Abu Dawood, Hadith #: 3452, Narrated by Abu Hurayrah) ___________________________________________________ Q. When a doctor inserts a finger in the back passage to do internal exam,does gusal becomes furd or waddu …

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