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Explanation of the following Hadith on Ali & Muawiya RA

Question   I would like an explanation of this narration: It was narrated that Saeed bin Jubair said: “I was with Ibn Abbas in Arafat and he said: ‘Why do I not hear the people reciting Talbiyah?’ I said: They are afraid of Muawiyah.’ So Ibn Abbas went out of his …

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Masah on cotton socks

  Question I have heard that during the last days of IMAM Abu Hanifa, he did masah on his feet and people use this as a proof to do masah on cotton socks. Is this correct? ( Question Published as Received ) Answer In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, …

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Tableegh Jamat

Title: Is it a sin for not doing Dawah? Are the people of Tableegh the “Chosen” people? Question Is it a Sin for not doing dawah? Some brothers told me that you need to do dawah everyday and by not doing so you are sinning. I find this rather silly …

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Appreciating Haram things like singing, dancing

Title: Is appreciating Haram things like singing, dancing etc makes a person to go out of fold of Islam Question Is appreciating haram things like singing, dancing etc makes a person to go out of fold of Islam. Like I have read somewhere that if a person sees or listens …

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I have evil thoughts. Am I still Muslim?

Question My question was regarding the manzil. Are women allowed to read the manzil when they are on their menstruation? Also do they have to read the ayahs broken up? Are they allowed to touch the small manzil books with Urdu translation? Also if you are not on menstruation are …

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Mechanical Slaughter

Question   Can you put some light on the machine cut meat/chicken? Is it permissible to consume such meat? This is being practiced all over the world. I find it very difficult and embarrassing when I ask someone if it is machine cut or hand slaughtered meat? Especially in restaurants …

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Wearing the Hat (topi)

Question: Is it makruh for men not to cover their head ? Is Wearing the Topi the practice of the Prophet SallAllahu Alayhi Wasallam Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Wearing the Topi has been the practice of the Prophet SallAllahu Alayhi …

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