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Girls standing in the same Saff as men?

Question and Answer: Q. Respected scholar of Islam. Please provide me with the Fatwa on Girls standing in the same saf as the men in Jamaat and performing their Salaah. It is a growing trend where I live that men bring their daughters for Salaah to the Musjid. The father …

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Teenagers And Pornography

Question: I am a teenager addicted to masturbation. I usually commit this sin while watching pornography. I commit this abhorrent, disgusting sin often and as a result, I am ruining my health. I am well aware of this action’s many harms, psychologically, physically and spiritually, but I just cannot free …

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Rabi’ul Awwal And Seerah

Question: There has been much discussion with regards to celebrating 12th Rabī al-Awwal. You must be well aware of all the academic arguments in that regard. Without delving into academic gymnastics, your brief thoughts on this issue will be well appreciated. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

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Eating sushi?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Nasihah (Advice): A recommended Dua to be recited during hot weather: Hadhrat Abu Hurayrah Radhiyallahu Anhu narrates that Rasulullah Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam is reported to have said, “When it is an extremely hot day, Allah Ta’ala turns His attention to the people of the …

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Hadith regarding giving news of Rabi-ul-Awwal

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Mali: Mali, a country with a Majority Muslim population is currently under attack and tens of thousands of civilians are fleeing the latest outbreak of fighting in Mali. “An estimated 30,000 people may have been displaced as a direct result of the fighting in Central/Northern …

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Is listening to music a major sin?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Question and Answer: Q. I want to ask: is it allowed (permitted) to listen to the music, which is performed by the musical instruments? And please tell me – is it a big sin (kabair) to listen such music? (Query published as received) A. The …

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Cursing one’s children when angry

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Question and Answer: Q. My wife curses our kids a lot whenever she gets angry. Can you please give us some advice? (Query published as received) A. Uttering curses is a very delicate and dangerous issue in Islam. One should be careful not to incur …

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Daily Actions

Question:Can you please tell me some actions I can do daily which do not take time and are easy to practice upon? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The benefits of good deeds are innumerable. Each action has rippling effects …

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Personal usage of hotel toiletries?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Notice: Free gift available at the Jamiatul Ulama offices – 7 steps to a blissful marriage – (fridge magnet) Nasihah (Advice): – Points to consider when naming a child (part 2): The trend of keeping unique and fancy names amongst the Muslim community has become …

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Using a resort’s braai grill?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Nasihah (Advice): – Points to consider when naming a child (Part 1): When giving someone or a newborn a name, keep the following in mind: a) The name should have a good meaning, b) The pronunciation is correct, c) the name gives the person an …

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