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Is it permissible to celebrate or participate in other religion festivals?

is it permissible to celebrate or participate in other religion festivals like Christmas (Christian), Diwali Puja (Hindu)? I've always watched my friends take part in them and felt that this is wrong ...
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Durood Sherif altered

I have heard and also seen written everywhere overehere at Saudiarabia that "Allahumma Sualle 'Ala Sayyidina Muhammad" means excluding "aal-e-Muhammad saw" at all. Is this type of durood valid ...
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Why the most disliked places on Earth are the bazaars?

Saw it somewhere that...."It is also stated that the most liked of places on Earth are the Masjids and the most disliked places on Earth are the bazaars." Found it below: ...
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Is there Islamic institute for learning how to call to Islam in English? [on hold]

I need institute, center, or website courses that teach how to call to Islam in English. If it is in Egypt, it will be more appreciated.
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Is it permitted to desecrate a flag containing the shahada?

I wouldn't desecrate a shahada for the sake of desecrating a shahada. But if a flag contained a shahada (for example Saudi Arabia), would it be forbidden by Islam to desecrate that flag?
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Is self defense mandatory for a muslim?

According to the quran, does a muslim have to defend himself against attacks by other people or illness(aka "value his life") or is it a I don't have a problem if you do it-mentality like: ...
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Is “May our lives be sacrificed” a set Muslim phrase?

I came across a poster saying May our lives be sacrificed for prophet Muhammad ﷺ Is "May our lives be sacrificed" a phrase that occurred around the time of Muhammad, or is it a modern phrase?
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What if the property-owner gives his property to someone else other then his son?

If the property-owner gives property to some one else because:- His son does not pay zakat and takes interest Even then should the new-owner give the property to his son to ensure justice?
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22 views

Is Allah's name complete without diacritics?

Can i write Allah's name simple without diactritics ? - What are diacritics(Zer zabar pesh) called in Arabic/urdu? Can any one name the one's used in Allah's name?
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Please help with interpretation [on hold]

Looking for help please. My brother has recently had doubts about islam and now convincing himself that the quaran does not make sense and atheisim does. I am looking to convince him otherwise. One of ...
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What is the general ruling on baduas? ( making negative duas on someone )

What is the general ruling on baduas? ( making negative duas on someone ) if someone has caused you so much harm that you feel anger and hate towards them to an extent that you want Allah to deal ...
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Why did Mohammad had a special privilege of marriage?

According to 33:50 Mohammed had a special privilege of marrying women: O Prophet! We have made lawful to thee thy wives to whom thou hast paid their dowers; and those whom thy right hand possesses ...
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Does Islam promote, and or enforce stereotypes on males and females?

Does Islam promote, and or enforce stereotypes on males and females? Two examples are (but not limited to): Females should or must lack a university level education, and focus on housework. Males ...
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79 views

Ghusul after sex

Asslamualaikum I recently found out on this site that if penetration of the penis in the vagina needs ghusul to be pure again eeven if either partner did not ejaculate. I did not know this for a long ...
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asalaamu aleikum ikhwanii [on hold]

A salaamu aleikum am 17 years old girl i have feelings toward a brother that I only met once in the college and we talked about 10min and he had to leave and when he was going he said to me " I ...
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can jews pray islamic prayers in a mosque?

As jews are allowed to pray in mosques by their rabbis, so if a Jew prays Islamic prayer(Salat) and joins the Congregational prayer is it allowed?
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51 views

Can a woman marry another man after one divorce

If a man gives only one divorce to woman, can she marry someone else? Or she has to wait for 3 divorces before marrying someone else?
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Is it allowed for a Jew to pray in mosques? [duplicate]

I read somewhere that Jews can pray in mosques according to their rabbis but not in churches as churches according to their rabbis are places of Idolatry , but does Islam allow a Jew to pray in ...
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Islamic rulings on Israel [on hold]

The founders of Israel were responsible for taking over the land of Muslims. As a result many are hostile to the country for religious reasons. However, many Muslims now live in Israel. What rulings ...
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1answer
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What is the name of the decorative circle around verse numbers?

On this page there is a circular decoration around the Arabic ayah (verse) number: I have read that such is to note instances of self-referral, but I don't remember where. What are these ...
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Apart from Arabic, is there such a thing as “Islamic languages”?

Is there such a thing as "Islamic languages"? There's a totally false online rumour, spread by people opposed to Islam, claiming that Japan is really anti-Islam. But there's one part that states that ...
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15 views

What are the materials used for tayammum?

What are the materials used for tayammum? Some days I use powder instead of earth, is that valid?
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79 views

Is it allowed for an Islamic state to demand ransom from non-Muslims?

Is it allowed by Islam for an Islamic state to demand ransom from non-Muslims to return others taken as prisoners? Do they need to be formally at war?
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Can service dogs be kept indoors?

Dogs are "haram" to be kept (except as hearding or guard dogs) and are not allowed in one's home. But what about dogs trained to help disabled people(blind,hearing impairment,seizures......)? They ...
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Under what conditions does Allah accept a jama'at prayer?

It is said that if you pray in Jama'at, Allah will accept your prayer so long as one person in the jama'at prayed a valid prayer. But if nobody among the jama'at prayed a valid prayer, does Allah ...
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What are the time limits between sunnah prayers?

Asalaam alaikum. I would like to know when sunnah prayers start and when they stop before and after prayers. Thank you.
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Is it permissible to take a supplement that contains an ingredient derived from pork?

.. even if its needed as part of a treatment process? I want to take an HCL and digestive enzymes supplement that contain pepsin. From what I read, pepsin is needed to restore HCL acid in the ...
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Seeking help/thoughts on career in finance (investment banking, etc.)

Salaams. I am a Muslim undergraduate student in the US who is contemplating career options and thinking about the finance track that a lot of undergrads gravitate towards (positions in investment ...
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What does this dream mean [closed]

I had s dream and I am really scared of this dream. In my dream there was a white big dog and lots of snow. The dog was coming after me. I remember I had something in my hand and the dog wouldn't let ...
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291 views

Is pornography allowed in Islam?

According to one website (link) Pakistan is the country in the world that is watching the most pornography. And it says that 6 of the top 8 countries in the world of watching porn are Muslim ...
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Physical Interactions in a Boy-Girl Relationship [duplicate]

If one does not take it to the extent of intercourse, is kissing, touching hands and all permissible?
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Making up for missed fasts

If you have missed fasts for some reason (i.e. you were not well in the month of ramadhan), I have heard some people say that they will wait for the shorter days of the year before making up for the ...
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4answers
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1answer
23 views

Why do we see Muslims give great care to the Qur'an? [closed]

Muslims' care about the Qur'an
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84 views

I did something bad very bad and regret it please help [closed]

I was sleeping over at my friends and somehow he ended up makimg me do bad things . I regret this so much and wasn't thinking straight at the time. This is not who I am and I am straight. I need help ...
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79 views

Is it a sin if one unintentionally had pork (or anything haram)?

I went to a restaurant with my family today. And it's not a halal shop so ordered seafood and vegetarian dishes letting them we cannot have pork and they know about halal. We ordered one dish with xo ...
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Is Niqab (face cover) banned in Kaba Shareef? [closed]

is covering your face banned even for women in KABA SHAREEF ?? if yes , why ???
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43 views

Does the Quran have The sentence: “An Eye for An Eye”? [closed]

Does the Quran have The sentence: "An Eye for An Eye" ?
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Are people who are born Christians but become atheists regarded as Christians by Muslims?

If someone was born a Christian, but decides that God doesn't exist, Jesus was an ordinary human being, and that the Holy Spirit doesn't exist, and becomes an atheist, are they still perceived as ...
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Istikarah prayer [on hold]

After doing istikharah prayer,some ulama believe that one should open his heart to Allah and feels what his heart tells what he should do.On the other hand some ulama believe that one should just do ...
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Dream involving oral sex with my sisters [closed]

Asalamu alaykoom brothers and sisters, I have been having this recurring dream for a while now and I am really disgusted by it and confused. I am a Muslimah and have two sisters one 20 year old and ...
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45 views

Who can call another person an apostate?

Is anyone allowed to call another person an apostate? In case context matters, the person calling someone an apostate is a Pakistani Salafi.
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Do Muslims view Muhammad as more important than Jesus?

Do muslims view Muhammad as more important than Jesus? If they view them as being on the same 'level', how come there have been negative reactions from Muslims against cartoon depictions of Muhammad ...
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Did Yazid order to kill Imam hossein (a.s)? [closed]

The Battle of Karbala took place on Muharram 10, in the year 61 AH of the Islamic calendar (October 10, 680 AD) in Karbala, situated in present day Iraq. According to the history, the battle was ...
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1answer
77 views

How should insults to the Pope be handled? [closed]

From an Islamic perspective, if someone insults the Roman Catholic Pope, or his mother, how should it be handled? Is it the same as someone insulting Mohammed, the same as insulting a person with no ...
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113 views

Are Mecca and Becca the same places?

As we know the word Mecca is mentioned only once in Koran. But ayah 3:96 is mentioning a place that is so-called Becca. I'm wondering if there is any difference between Becca and Mecca. Becca: 3:96 ...
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3answers
67 views

Is Prophet Muhammad a perfect and infallible role model?

Can Prophet Muhammad be considered a role model in every aspect for a modern Muslim? If prophet practised X, is it safe to assume every Muslim should imitate him in that regard? If a certain action or ...
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2answers
51 views

Is Ramadan the only reason Islam uses lunar calendar?

I was curious why Islam uses the lunar calendar. The solar calendar seems more pragmatic because the same date falls in the same season every year. E.g. thanks to the solar calendar, it is easy to ...
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51 views

Is there any islamic justification for killing the other Muslims with different Sharia'? [closed]

There are different branches in the Islamic culture that have lived peacefully for most of the past history. It seems however there is an idea growing in some Muslim groups that they can kill the ...
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1answer
56 views

Is it haram to choose to never marry?

I just honestly fear getting married. My parents got divorced and it was very traumatic to witness such problems at a young age. Would it be haram to consciously choose to not get married and have ...

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