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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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Entering the Toilet if phone has a Quran app?

Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Abu Dharr (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) advised him the following: “Be punctual with the recitation of the Qur’an and remembrance of Allah, it will be a means of you being remembered in the heavens and it will be a light for you in …

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Walking with the Janaza

Question: Is there any authentic Hadeeth from the books of Hadeeth about: 1. The forty steps for each person to carry the Janazah? 2. When throwing the first handful one should say “Of this we created you”, and on the second one should say, “And to it shall we cause …

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Eating with the right hand for a leftie?

Q. I know it is Sunnah to eat and do other good performances by right hand. But my husband is left-handed, so it is difficult for him to use the right hand. Can he eat by left hand or he necessarily be retrained on the right hand? He is disturbed …

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Difficult Teen

QUESTION: I have a teenage son who is a Hafez.He does not listen to us,he goes out when he wants and sometimes does not come home.He becomes very arrogant when we question him. He does not spend time with his family at all and only wants to be with his …

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Rabbits as Pets?

Nasihah (Advice): Exchanging gifts removes ill feelings Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) has said: “Give gifts to each other; for it removes the ill feelings of the heart” (Tirmizi, Hadith #: 2130, Narrated by Abu Hurayrah) __________________________________________________________ Q. Is it permissible to keep rabbits as pets. Some people say I can’t …

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Female Method of Sajdah?

Nasihah (Advice): Filling a gap in the Saff is a means of forgiveness: Sayyiduna Juhayfah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Whoever fills a gap in the Saff (row for congregational Salaah), his sins will be forgiven” (Majma’uz Zawa’id, V:2, Pg: 251) __________________________________________________________ Q. …

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