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Repeatedly pronouncing Talaq

Question Assalamualikum, I repeteadly pronounced TALAQ to my wife many times (12/15 times) in many different occasions for the last 7 years although I was not clear abot the rules of Talaq. I thought the rule was to pronounce the word 3 times in a row for one Talaq. I …

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Who can be called shaheed? Definition of Shaheed ( Martyr )

Question Who can be called shaheed? Definition of shaheed Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The Prophet Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wasallam said:[1] الشَّهَادَةُ سَبْعٌ سِوَى الْقَتْلِ فِيْ سَبِيْلِ اللهِ الْمَطْعُوْنُ شَهِيْدٌ وَالْغَرِقُ شَهِيْدٌ وَصَاحِبُ ذَاتِ الْجَنْبِ شَهِيْدٌ وَالْمَبْطُوْنُ شَهِيْدٌ وَصَاحِبُ الْحَرِيْقِ …

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Is Zakaat Waajib on a minor child who possesses the Zakaat Nisaab?

  Nasihah (Advice): Be obedient to Allah and a dutiful servant to your master   Sayyiduna Abu Musa Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wasallam said, “A slave who worships  Allah well and discharges efficiently and faithfully the duties which are assigned to him by his master, will have …

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Ultrasound

  Question As salaamu Alaykum 1. I am currently in the process of getting hospital plan with discovery medical aid, is this permissible and if so is it permissible to take it with gap cover. 2. My wife and I are expecting a baby, it is currently 20 weeks into …

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Having children through IVF

  Question Assalamualykum Warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, My question is regarding having a child through IVF. We are married past 10 years, trying to have child through natural means but by Allah’s will we do not have any children yet. We live in saudi arabia, and recently came across a male fertility …

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The Zakaat on items no longer in one’s possession

Nasihah (Advice): Aspire to be one of two people   Sayyiduna Abdullah Bin Masood Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wasallam said: “There is no jealousy (if it were permitted) except in two: a person whom Allah has given wealth and he spends it in the right way, and a …

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Sexual Diversity in Islam

Question RESPONSE TO ‘SEXUAL DIVERSITY IN ISLAM’ Answer In the Name of Allah, Most-Beneficient, Most Merciful As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   Introduction: The purpose of the following research paper is to understand the Quranic narrative of the story of Lut (alayhis salam) in its proper context and to present authentic …

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Hanafi method of men placing hands during Salaah

Question The right  palm  should  be  placed  on  the  left  palm.  Then  grasp  the wrist  with  the  thumb  and  small  finger  and  spread  the  remaining three  fingers  on  the  back  of  the  left  hand.  (Hanafi Metod) assalamu alaikkum Mufthi saheb,Please Mention the Authentic Ahadeeth Proof for above statements… ( Question …

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Taking back the Mahr

  Nasihah (Advice): Avoid disputes   Sayyiduna Abu Umaamah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wasallam said:“No people go astray after being guided, but those who indulge in disputes.” Then Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam recited the Verse: “Nay! But they are a quarrelsome people.”(Tirmidhi)   ________________________________________________   Question and …

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Did Imām Al Ghazāli consider music to be permissible?

Question What is the difference between “sama” & “listening music”? Some people says listening music to be halal & they present Imam Ghazali’s (rahimahullah) work ‘Alchemy Of Happiness’ as their proof. Did Imam Ghazali said Music or instruments to be permissible in this book? Please explain conclusion of the discussion …

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