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Imam Mahdi and Isa alayhis salaam

I have two questions concerning the Imam Mahdi and The coming of Prophet Isa (AS) Are all the minor signs done and are we just wait for Imam Mahdi to emerge? Will the Prophet Isa (AS) marry during his second coming? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

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Salaah of a person travelling to multiple destinations

Nasihah (Advice): The Final Abode   Sayyiduna Abdullah Bin Umar Radiyallahu Anhuma reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said,“When anyone of you dies, he will be shown his destination both in the morning and in the evening. If he belongs to the people of Paradise, he will be shown his …

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Female genital mutilation or Circumcision?

Question: Is female genital mutilation allowed in islam which is practised inmany countries in Africa? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a relatively new term.[1] It had been synonymous with female circumcision until recent studies proved …

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Passing the Meeqat while in menses

Nasihah (Advice): Umrah – Atonement of sins Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Umrah to ‘Umrah atones for the sins between them, and for a Hajj Al-Mabrur there is no reward except Paradise” (Muslim) _____________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. I would like to inquire where …

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Salaatul Ishraaq

Question Assalaamu alaykum,   1. Regarding Ishraq prayer, can we pray it at home, after spending required time in mosque in zikr after fajr prayer ? 2. Can our ladies pray Ishraq, by following same guidelines, but at home ?   Jazakallah Khair.   -Sayeed, from India Answer In the …

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Does a separated wife inherit from her husband?

  Nasihah (Advice): Do not deprive yourself of your inheritance in Paradise   Sayyiduna Anas Bin Maalik Radiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said,“Whoever attempts to dent the inheritance due to his heirs, Allah will deprive him of his inheritance in Paradise on the Day of Resurrection.” (Ibn Majah) …

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My daughter in University! How much do I know?

Question   My daughter  is very interested in higher studies  and  wants to go to UK   to study for a degree in a field where she wants to help the muslim community specifically and the  people in general  The university she wants to go is mixed   but  has …

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Should Muslim Females attend University?

Opinion Piece (Written by a university graduate who personally experienced campus life)   With the imminent onset of the university year, there is currently a vibrant debate regarding Muslim females attending university to pursue tertiary studies.   Those who support the idea of women studying at university argue that Muslims …

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Inheritance between different faiths

  Nasihah (Advice): Muslims protect one another   Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “The believer is a mirror to a believer, and the believer is the brother of a believer who guards him against loss and protects him when he is absent.” (Abu Dawood) …

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