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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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Finding out the gender of the foetus

Nasihah (Advice): The faith of babies Abu Hurairah Radhiallahu Anhu narrates that Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: “Every child is born on Fitrah (natural disposition to recognise the truth) but his parents convert him to Judaism or Christianity or Magianism.”  (Bukhari)   _______________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Is it …

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Muharram

Virtues of Muharram Question:   I want to ask that is there any special virtues or is it sunnat to fast and observe extra ibadat in month of muharram?     Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.       …

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Group Dhikr and recitation of Salat wa Salam.

<QUESTION> Is it wrong to gather on a specific day or time, for a group dhikr including the sending of salat and salam on the Prophet. We have a gathering in our Masjid, where one person reads fourty Salat & Salam while the rest of the people listen. Also, there …

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Kissing Thumbs During Adhan

The Fiqh of Insistence & Deeming Necessary <QUESTION> Can you explain the ruling with regards to insisting upon a recommended act? Also, is it permitted to kiss one’s thumbs during Adhan? <ANSWER> In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, An example of what has been mentioned below is …

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True Dreams?

Question: What are the conditions for a dream to be considered true?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   The science of interpreting dreams is a rather difficult and intricate field that requires one to have in depth knowledge …

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Folding the Musalla after Salaah?

Nasihah:  There are certain moments during the day when a person’s Duas are accepted:   Sayyiduna Muhammed bin Maslamah al-Ansari (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said:    “Indeed, there are certain moments during the day that are special to Allah, so be prepared for …

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The reality of Jadu/Sihr (blackmagic) and Jinn in Islām

___________________________________ Question: What does sharia says about jadu (black magic) and Jinnat, whereby it is prevailing in our society and families are really in deep troubles and strongly trying to follow Taweez from maulanas coming from more specially India/Pakistan etc. They ask us to open a page from Qur’aan shareef, …

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Taziah of Hazrat Husain

Question and Answer: Q. What is the Shariah ruling on Taziah where people march in procession in Muharram and mourn the death of Imam Husain (R.A)? Also what Is the Shari’ah position of wearing green and red strings during the days of Muharram. And lastly, I would like to know …

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Supernatural Healing?

Q. How Islam belongs to the healing, some people claim that they have supernatural abilities to cure people without medical intervention – imposing of hands, reading any prayers. I know the woman who claims that she be able to heal people imposing of hands. What our religion says about it? …

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