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Is stoning to death the usual punishment for married adulterers in Islam?

It seems to me from my research that this is the case, but I have heard Muslims say that things are not so severe. What actually happens, and is it different in different jurisdictions? Which Muslim ...
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Suicide in Qur'an

Why is suicide a sin in Islam? I only know of 34/29 in Qur'an-- rather advising you not to do so than forbidding it. Hurting others is a sin, and a great one to my knowledge. There are many good ...
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Why did Allah create other planets?

Allah created Earth so it can be a temporary home for us. However he has also created other planets such as Saturn and Mars. What are the purpose of these? Why did Allah create these extra planets?
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Islamic law regarding a girl studying abroad

does Islam permits a muslim girl to go abroad overseas and study without a maharem ?
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Assalam alaikum [on hold]

Assalamalaikum brothers and sisters i feel hopeless and depressed From the time I was born i had gone through lot of pain and even gave my familiy lot of pain I was born with a cut because of that ...
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Rules for sajdah's Ayats

We know that we have to sajdah after reciting some ayats in the holy Qur'an. If anyone hear the recitation then he also have to sajdah. My question is that is it necessary to sajdah if anyone don't ...
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Taha (طه) is a name of prophet Mohammad (pbuh)?

Is it true that the first aya of 20th surah (Taha sura) is a name or perhaps a cognomen of our prophet?
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Does getting killed by a woman affect eligibility for 72 houris?

From Isil fanatics 'fear being killed by a woman will deprive them of virgins in paradise' The increasing number of female soldiers taking to the front line against extremists of the Islamic ...
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What Is The Significance Of Raising The Index Finger In Islam; Not Specifically In Prayer?

I am not Muslim, but I have noticed in the media that the index finger is often raised by some Muslims when speaking and this seems to have more significance than just emphasising the point, as ...
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Do all Muslims living in Australia follow sharia law?

Do all Muslims living in Australia follow Sharia law? In the following interview (disclaimer: may be offensive), I'm not focusing on the statements by politician Jacqui Lambie, but the statements ...
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the issue of triple talaq

IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, THE MOST GRACIOUS, THE MOST MERCIFUL. Dear Sir, I have a situation on which I required interpretation, only in light of the Holy Quran and Sunnah, which pertains to triple ...
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Which sins are related to Satan? which sins are related to carnal soul (Nafs-al-Ammarah)?

As you know, the carnal soul or man's animalistic layer (Nafs-al-Ammarah): is summarized in lust, carnal desires, and anger[1] . This internal inclination and state of Nafs(soul) is termed by ...
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What is the precise meaning of “Surah”?

According to my research, the word "Surah" has some meanings, such as: Enclosure, Altitude, the wall which is around the city. (http://islamquest.net/fa/archive/question/tr22318 ) But I was ...
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Is my congregational prayer invalid if a person walks in front of me?

So today in the mosque I arrived 2 ruk'as late for Asr prayer, when the imam finished I started to complete the remainder, during this time a guy decided to cross in front of me, I know it will ...
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marrying a women who is older than man?

Marrying a women who is older than man. Is allowed in Islam to marry a women who is older than man ? What is the Islam view on this.?
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using perfume is haram in Islam?

We know that alcohol is polluted in Islam an also we know that some perfumes has alcohol in their mixture, so Iwant to know using such perfumes is Haram or not?
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When is Laylatul-Qadr? (Shia view)

I am aware that there could be some days as foreseen days to be Laylatul Qadr or the night of decree, but I wonder which day is right? (According to Shia)
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Is it sinful to give bribe to have the inaffordable taxes reduced?

We have two homes and we have rented them. The govt has now increased property taxes greatly. The property tax of two houses sum up to around sixty-thousand. I am a salaried person my father died, ...
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What percent of Muslims worldwide do not support implementing punishments of Sharia law by the government? [on hold]

I'm sorry if this question comes across as uncomfortable. I really want to resolve a disconnect that I seem to have between my the personal views of my Muslim friends in the USA and Muslim support for ...
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1answer
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Is it wrong to share video displaying something embarrassing of people I dont know on FB?

I wanted to make my title "Is it wrong to share video displaying stupidity on FB?" but it seemed harsh and wrong. With my current title, one would automatically say no. I recently saw a video on FB, ...
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11 wives of Prophet Muhammad (saw) [duplicate]

As Allah has given men a choice to have 4 wives at a time so does that mean Prophet Muhammad (saw) disobeyed Allah because He (saw) had 11?
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Istikhara can be perform agent if you got ans [on hold]

salam i did Istikhara and got ans as NO and i want to know if i deiced to do same thing after 5 to 6 month or longer time and do istikhara its right or wrong in doing or should i forget and move on ...
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If someone dies doing something risky is it suicide?

Something i have always been wondering about, people tend to do a lot of risky things which may have fatal consequences and they are aware of that, but happen to do it any way. Such acts can be ...
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What is the difference between Shia and Sunni Ayatul kursi?

Why do Sunnis only recite one verse and Shias recite three verses as Ayatul kursi?
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Are Men above Women in Islam?

According to Quran women are created for men. Their existences is based on comfort for men. “And one of His signs is that He created mates for you from yourselves that you may find rest in them, and ...
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Marrying an orphan girl

Asalamu alaikum, Is it mentioned anywhere in the Quran or hadith that marrying an orphan girl is a great thing? I have heard that Allah loves those take care of orphans. I did a lot of googling, but ...
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Lying to get married, grounds for divorce, or will it reduce barakh in the marriage?

My husband and his family deceived me on many levels before we got married. Before I married him he had a severe case of cancer, which reached his bones and organs. It was also his understanding ...
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How to focus in Salah?

In accordance with a verse of the holy Qur'an, a character of Mo'menin is Khoshoo'(humility) in Salah. Surah al-Mo'menoon, the first and second verses: قَدْ أَفْلَحَ الْمُؤْمِنُونَ . ...
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The Necessity to Imamah

According to Shia, there must be an Imam in every age which implies a kind of necessity to Imamah. What is the necessity to Imamah?
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Question about rape

I've found the following fatwa which shows rulings for the punishment of rape: http://islamqa.info/en/158282 I have a question about the following section: A woman’s claim to have been forced ...
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The roots of Imamah in Tawhid

Shias believe that Imamah is necessary for the Ummah, if it is a necessity, so it must be one of Allah's attributes.It means the roots of Imamah is in Tawhid.How they approve it?
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Why do we use different phrases for different prophets?

I would like to know the difference between salla allah alayhi wa salam, which we use for the prophet Muhammad and aleyhi salam, which we use for all the other prophets. Why don't we use ...
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Why is this happening to me?

Salam to all my brothers and sisters. I came here with no other option left to describe my present state. I am facing deep trouble right now. I am a strong believer in Islam and I want to strengthen ...
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Ghusl (Taking Bath) and islam [duplicate]

I know ghusal (taking bath) is compulsory after sex. but I what will I do during winter? If I bath at night or before Morning Prayer, I will be sick . Is there any permissible way in this situation?
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Time distribution to take rest each day

Is there some limitation for Moslem to take a while to rest on each day may be 4 hours or some thing that said by verse or sunnah?? I want to use my time properly since my live seem not efficient ...
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What is the interpretation of Ya Sin 82?

What does the following verse mean? I would like an explanation of it. "Verily , his command , when he intends a thing, is only that he says to it , be and it is" ---[surah Yasin:82]---
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struggling in choosing a job/career - halal or haram? (finance…)…musician in heart [on hold]

salam everyone. this is my first time posting here. not sure what to expect but i think this is the only place i could find an answer/suggestion. briefly about me: i work in computers, i'm junior ...
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If I do a sin unknowingly, is it a sin?

Before I reached the age of puberty, my mother said I offer Salah too fast, so when she was in the room, I used to stay in Qayam for a bit after reciting Suraahs and then go to sajidah.
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How to be straight/not gay [on hold]

Assalamualaikum, I am 14 years old and gay. I am not proud of it at all, sometimes i think about ending my own life, but Allah forbids it. So my question is 'why did Allah make me this way', 'how do ...
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Is it permissible for me to take out a bank loan to help someone, if I'm not the one paying off the interest?

I know that riba is haram in Islam. However, I need to know if it would actually be haram for me to take bank loan for helping my friend who is in a pathetic condition, if the monthly loan and ...
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Why is the azan sung, if music is haram?

I have long heard that music is prohibited in islam (haram). If it is so, then why is azan (call to prayer) sung ? I have looked at these questions but haven't found an answer : Is Singing allowed? ...
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It is right if someone committed Zinah but wants to suicide instead of stoning himself to death

I want to ask you about punishment of Zinah. What I knew is that the punishment of Zinah is stoning the committed person until he Die. But what if I want to suicide instead of stoning? I know that ...
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I want to marry someone please suggest after reading everything [on hold]

Please read eveything and every situation. I loved someone too much. We are in relationship for 7years. In my 7th year we both did oral sex,kiss hugging but not did Zinah only oral sex. Now she ...
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What is a mosque?

Assalam aleykum. What are the signs and requirements for a place to be considered a mosque? For example. If people gather together in some any room for a prayer. Can the room be considered a mosque? ...
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Are there Muslim and Non-Muslim jinns?

I have heard that jinns can make you see things that are not there and scare you. Then I heard someone say that one of their friends keep getting scared and there is jinn that wont let them perform ...
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How can we stop our homosexual tendency? Is there any dua for it?

As I am suffering from homosexuality, what is the Islamic treatment for it? Can you give me some dua/prayer for it?
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The difference between the 4 fiqh schools

What is the origin of the 4 main fiqh schools? (Sunni) Why is the Maliki school the main school in North Africa?
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The Role of Du'as in religion and Qurb e Elahi?

According to Shia, there are many du'as refering to ahl al=bait narrated in many books as Sahifa Sajjadiah, Mafatih al-Janan, Iqbal and Mesbah.... that are considarable.What is the role and postion of ...
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Was male sahabah more in numbers than female sahabah?

Of course it's a common knowledge that more male sahabah are mentioned by names in the Sirah, but does that also means that they were actually more in numbers than the female sahabah? Are there any ...
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Halal or Haram?

Assalaamualaikum brothers and sisters. I wanted to know is Complan with Memory Chargers halal in India? If halal, please provide any evidence or understanding. May Allah(SWT) guide us on the right ...

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