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If the Bani Hashim were so weak by Muhammad's day, how could Abu Talib protect him from the powerful Quraysh?

I asked a related question earlier, trying to understand the sudden, catastrophic decline of the Bani Hashim from the high point during the early adulthood of Abd al-Muttalib to the low point at the ...
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Is making fun of marriage without thinking about its islamic part mockery of Islam

i had once heard a man say to his friend who was about to get married that "Marriage is the worst mistake a man can make" and then he proceeded to scare his friend with stories of how his life would ...
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What your right hand possess! [on hold]

Sahih Muslim 3371—Abu Sirma said to Abu Sa’id al-Khudri (Allah he pleased with him): O Abu Sa’id, did you hear Allah’s Messenger (may peace be upon him) mentioning about al-‘azl? He said: Yes, and ...
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About Namaz direction in Masjide Aqsa

In Masjid Aqsa which direction towards used for Namaz before Kabatullah
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Can I take a second marriage without permission of first wife?

My name is Md Ibran Khan and I am from Varansi. I want to marry a second woman but my first (current) wife is not giving permission; I want to remain married to her as well. Will nikah with the ...
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Is gambling on horse prohibited?

Is betting allowed with horses and camels according to this hadith can you provide explanation? Narrated AbuHurayrah: The Prophet (ﷺ) said: Wagers are allowed only for racing camels, or horses or ...
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Wishfully thinking something is halal

Sometimes when i want to do something and think it might be haraam or am unable to figure out whether or not it is halal or haraam or know that there is a high possiblity that it is haraam i wishfully ...
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Abu Bakr “If i had one foot in paradise i would still fear Allahs deception”?

Is this narration authentic found in Successors of the Messenger" by Khalid Muhammad Khalid, p. 70: "Abu Bakr said if i had one By Allah! I would not feel safe from the deception (of Allah, even if I ...
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Nikah al-Misyar Questions

From the Sunni school of thought: I stumped across "Nikah al-Misyar" which seems very much like Muttah (Temporary) marriage in the Shia school of thought. Can someone clarify if: Nikah al-Misyar ...
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Evil eye upon sharing good news

Where i live, it is in culture that evil eye can get to you if you share good news e.g if i get a job, i tell my siblings and family with a good gesture but people might be jealous or envy you or ...
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The eye when awake is the string of the anus hadith?

assalaamu alaykum wa rahamtullahi wa baraktuh Can you explain the meaning of this hadith and is it authentic? Narrated Mu’awiyah (rad): Allah’s Messenger (saW) said: “The eye (when awake) is the ...
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Marriage and incompatability

Salam all, This is from the sunni school of thought. I understand and know that marriage is a big deal. I am looking forward to getting married, Alhamdulillah and Inshallah. Question is, what if I ...
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Is anything true about this? [on hold]

http://www.poeministries.org/pages/Lectures/BiblicalRootsofIslam.htm Discusses about Israel and Ismael and further evolution to Islam,Christianity and Judaism. Is there any truth.Except the ...
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married woman loves another married man

I am married but before my marriage, I had a boyfriend. We both had a good relationship and never crossed our limits, never met each other in person. Only spoke over the phone. Unfortunately, my ...
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Is hearing Brainwave Binaural forbidden or it is okay?

Assalamu alaykum, Is hearing Brainwave Binaural forbidden or it is okay? I do hear often these just to focus on studies, and I find these work for me. But I'm worried if these are forbidden ...
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Will Jews go to Jannah?

Although they don't believe in Muhammad (pbuh) as a prophet, they still strongly believe in monotheism and some Jews offer daily prayers (3 times a day if I remember correctly). Islamic and Jewish ...
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How should I deal with the difficulties I am facing regarding daily prayers?

Salam! So I am new to Islam. I took Shahada on the 30th last month. I have a question regarding prayers, mainly the daily prayers. Can I start off with learning that and then branch out into other ...
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Best English Translation of the Qur'an [on hold]

I want the most accurate translation of the Qur'an in English which I can use and also give to some non- Muslims since I have been searching for it since a lot of time and am unable to decide. ...
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How to dress in Islam [on hold]

Salam! I'm female and I want to make sure what clothes are permissible I know that you can't wear very form-fitting clothing, you have to hide your figure and make sure all is covered except the face,...
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New & Overwhelmed [on hold]

Salam! :) I'm new to Islam, have reverted on the 30th of last month. What I'm having trouble with is feeling overwhelmed and needing to know EVERYTHING as soon as possible. Even though I know that ...
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Is there any ayah (quran ayat) which has been revealed by dream?

Do we know prophet Muhammad has got any divine inspiration by a dream?
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Is dog Bad or dirty? [on hold]

Let's say a Muslim wants to touch, pet, and play with a cute dog. They intend to purify themselves afterwards, even if they have to do it several times a day.I Did read in this link : Here Some ...
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Are there any groups within Islam that reject Tafhim al-Qur'an by Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi?

I have found an online version of Tafhim al-Qur'an by Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi. I wonder about the general opinion of this work among Muslims. Is Maududi's work considered authoritative as a tafsir? ...
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What happens if i don't know how to do one of the essential parts of prayer?

I have been praying for so long and i still don't know one little part of the essential pillars. I have just found out about the 14 pillars of prayer, and i know i can do 13 of them but one of them i ...
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Signs from animals or otherthings

Aslam o Alikum Last night my 1 fish died i have a small Aquarium and i have two fishes i have a feeling that something bad is gona haappen to me or my family because last two time when my fish died ...
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Does Dreaming shows you any sign? [on hold]

I saw a dream in which i am traveling in a car to a court with my family and uncle while my uncle is driving he stop the car and we see 3 ambulances and suddenly my uncle sons appear and ask us all ...
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Can't get out of mortgage riba

Bought a house over 10 yrs ago on mortgage. I became a muslim several months ago. I know riba is haram but cannot sell the house because the other co-owners do not want to sell. I also signed 2nd ...
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Hazrat Abu Bakr altercation with Hazrat Aisha?

Is this narration authentic? "Once there was an altercation between the Prophet and Hazrat Ayesha when they found Hazrat Abu Bakr as judge. Hazrat Ayesha said to the Prophet: You speak but don’t ...
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Four untrustworthy hadith narrators of hadith said by al Nasa'i?

assalaam alaykum I came across this statement by al Nasa'i where he mentions 4 people known to fabricate ahadeeths. Is he referring to Ibn Sa'd al-Baghdadi and number 4? (Muhammad bin Sa'id Syria?? ...
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Battle of Ali and Amir ibn Aas incident?

Is this strange narration authentic?! One day ‘Ali attacked Amr ibn Aas, he threw a spear and Amr fell to the ground, Amr fell to the ground and he then exposed his buttocks. ‘Ali then turned away ...
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Every living thing made from water? [on hold]

assalam alaikum The noble Qur'an says "every living thing is made from water..." Pickthall: Have not those who disbelieve known that the heavens and the earth were of one piece, then We parted them,...
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Did Christians and Jews use to visit Makka before the time of prohet Muhmmad (sm)?

We know various people around the world used to visit Makkah even before Muhammad (sm) because of Ibrahim (A). My question is, did those visitors include Christians and Jews? or only the Arab tribes ?
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I had an unlawful relationship. Will Allah forgive me?

I had sex with my boy friend who is already married. We are planning to marry now. I feel it will be a great injustice for his first wife since he has 3 little kids. Will Allah forgive me for my sins ...
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Punishment for killing your slave?

assalaamu alaykum What is the prescribed punishment if one kills their slave intentionally is there a hadd punishment does blood money have to be paid? What does Sharia have to say about this?
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Is secularism compatible with Islam?

If secularism is defined as a set of political ideas aiming to separate the governance of state from religion (short version), is secularism compatible with Islam? By that, I mean, can Muslims legally ...
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What orthodox positions with regard to epistemology exist?

Mostly sparked by debates regarding evolution, I have become curious what epistemological positions exist in orthodox schools of the major Islamic sects. I understand the doctrinal priority of Quran ...
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Eligibility to receive zakat

Assalaam o alaikum, I have 85,000 dollars student loan debt, and also 3000.00 dollars credit card debt.I am unemployed with some disabilities and older husband who is retired. Our only income is ...
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Please can anyone explain the following hadith?

Assalamu'alaykum, Please can anyone explain the following hadith? The Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) said: “Fear the prayer of the oppressed, even if he is a ...
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Can we supplicate to Allah without wusu/ablution?

Assalamu'alaykum, Can we supplicate to Allah without wusu/ablution, at any place, at any time? Jazakallah Khaier
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Halal or Haram to use a genuine os free

I know piracy is haram .So i am using various linux distros instead of windows. But recently i have found a genuine windows from my ISP - internet service provider . It is not pirated but i get it ...
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Ruling on sexual intercourse with ones polytheistic slave-woman?

assalaam alaykum I have 2 questions inshallah: What is the Ruling on sexual intercourse with ones polytheistic slave-woman? Is the man allowed to have sex with the slave womans daughter that is not ...
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I married after she got pregnant and now we have 3 talaqs

Assalaamu Alaikum. With the blessings of Allah I have found this website useful in asking a solution for a problem that I couldn't come over with. I was married with my ex wife for 18 years. Before we ...
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Tawbah for a repeated sin?

I wonder if a sin that is repeated after one made tawbah (repentance) will the first sin be forgiven or will the tawbah not count since I read one of the conditions of tawbah is sincerely not to ...
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Second marriage and stuck in my job. [closed]

Salam, I am in need for some guidance and soul searching. After several jobs for a few years and very horrible bosses I have finally found a job where i get paid well and i love it. In my current ...
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Is it obliged to reduce the prayer when we had a journey?

As salam. I have an issue. I thought so long, we could pray in full prayer length, when we have just traveled. Yesterday, Our Imam came from another region. In the prayer of Al-asr and Isha (I did not ...
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The Dog of Allah?

assalaamu alaykum I read a hadith in Tafsir al Tabari Sura An-Najim 53 verse 1 that Muhammad (saw) warned Abu Lahab or someone to fear the dog of Allah and it attacked him in Yemen and killed him? Is ...
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why did the quran says only the people of jonah benefited from faith?

Then has there not been a [single] city that believed so its faith benefited it except the people of Jonah? When they believed, We removed from them the punishment of disgrace in worldly life and gave ...
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Looking for information about the Muslim communities in Nigeria/Cameroon

I recently got back from fighting with the Kurdish peshmerga and tribal militia groups in iraq but now i am going to Nigeria. I need to learn as much as I can about the local people there..Knowing if ...
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Naming my son “Muslim” [closed]

Well, we decided to name our son Muslim after Imam Muslim. But I always feel worried that this name may cause him problems with people around him, we are moving to Germany. Does any one has any ...
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What caused the decline of the Bani Hashim, what form did the decline take, and why did it happen so quickly?

Every biography I've read so far says that by the time of Muhammad's (pbuh) birth, the fortunes of his clan, the Bani Hashim, had declined considerably. But I'm confused about the cause of this ...

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