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Ghusal of Mayyit

Question: Is it Necessary to have a ghusal bath after giving ghusal to mayyit? (Question published as received) Answer: It is Mustahab (preferable) to take a Ghusal after giving Ghusal to the Mayyit (deceased).[1] If one does not do so, one will not be sinful.   [1] ويندب الاغتسال في …

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Sunnah of the Headgear (Topee)

Nasihah (Advice): The headgear (Topee) in Salaah   Hasan Basri Rahmatullahi Alaih narrates that the people (Sahaabah Radhiyallahu Anhum) used to make Sajdah (prostrate) upon their turbans and hats. (Bukhari)   _______________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Does a man have to wear a hat to perform Salaat?  Is the …

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Saving oneself from Year end Temptations

 Question: I am in high school. Soon the exams will be over and the holidays will commence. Many boys and girls are planning various haraam activities to which I am also being invited. The temptations and the peer pressure is very strong. How do I save myself from falling prey …

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Maulana

Question: Could some one please tell me what does the word”MAWLANA ” mean? < allahumma salli `ala sayyidina wa mawlana Muhammad > Is it wrong to say that word? What is the evidence of permissibility? Some one told me that it is shirk. (Question Published as Received) Answer: Investigating the Name ‘Moulana’ …

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Curses

Question? Aslm Mufti, I was under the impression that duas for bad things are not accepted by Allah. But I’ve been told that anything a person says, be it sarcastically, in jest or seriously it can be accepted by Allah. For example if a child is playing on a chair …

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How much of the Quran must we memorise

  Nasihah (Advice): Reciting the Book of Allah Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: “Whoever recites the Qur’an well and clearly, is equal in rank to the Angels who record the creation’s deeds. These Angels are gracious, honorable and of lofty rank. He who finds difficulty in reciting the Qur’an and …

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Salaam on Social Media

Question? Is it permissible to reply to Salams in writing ? If someone sends Salaam as an audio message on WhatsApp can we reply to his Salaam by writing him back on Whatsapp ? What is the ruling of Salaam on Social Media. Generally we type the work “Assalamualaikum” on …

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Decorating the home with animate pictures

  Nasihah (Advice): Animate Pictures Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: The angels do not enter a house in which there is a dog or animate pictures. (Bukhari) _______________________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. In a Muslim house can the walls be decorated with pictures of near and dear ones? Is it a fact that …

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Prayer of Ayub (Alayhis Salam)

The Prophet Ayub (Alayhi Salam) and his story of hardships Question: What was the prayer of ayub as and what was his story of hardship that mentioned in Quran? Can we read same prayer? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. …

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Food Contamination

Question: The company that I am employed by provides a microwave to its employees to reheat foods whenever. The problem is that anyone and everyone used the microwave as such there could be possibly haraam foods being reheated in the microwave. My question is “IS IT PERMISSIBLE FOR ME TO REHEAT MY FOOD IN THe MICROWAVE WITH THE …

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