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friday zohar prayer at home

I am an indian now staying in gulf country outside from city in village area, there is a masjed but so far we cant go by walk there and not availabe the taxi in time, so for friday prayer can we pray ...
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forbidden acts of Islam

I know someone who like.myself is a Muslim man. He has purposely eaten pork on two or three occasions. He asked me wether he is still considered Muslim. I told him yes ask for forgiveness. He was ...
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What are some mainstream Islamic perspectives on the fate of righteous disbelievers?

Surely there have been many human beings throughout our history who have, despite not believing in Islam, have been extremely decent, kind people. Some of them of course were born before the Prophet, ...
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55 views

How is Qur'an 13:15 justified?

And unto Allah (Alone) falls in prostration whoever is in the heavens and the earth, willingly or unwillingly, and so do their shadows in the mornings and in the afternoons. 13:15 ...
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How to divorce my husband

Assalamualaykum! I'm working in abroad and married,before I came here me and my husband is not in good condition.until I found a relationship here and fell in love.i admitted I commit adultery and now ...
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Why do Muslims want to go to heaven? [on hold]

Salam, As a fellow Muslim I have some difficulty in wishing and getting the urge to go to heaven, it seems I am being more concerned with my reputation as pious and hard-working more than anything ...
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51 views

Anger with dua unanswered [on hold]

Salaam, I know Allah tests us for various reasons and I know it is a means to wash our sins away. And I know Allah denies things from us not necessarily as a punishment but because it may not be good ...
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0answers
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What happens in a Murabaha mortgage when the seller defaults?

The question Why is Murabaha not considered Riba? discusses the theoretical difference between Murabaha and riba. I would like to know if there is any practical difference. To be concrete, let's talk ...
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1answer
37 views

breaking a promise i made in allahs name

today my friends asked me if i could say (i swear to god i will say the truth) so said that .... then they asked me a question(if i answered this question a lot of my friends will be in trouble) so i ...
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53 views

Why, when and what is the meaning of covering the head for men? [on hold]

Why, when and what is the meaning of covering the head for men? Is it the same as for women? How it will be done? (Not only want to know the rules applied but the significance in the culture, ...
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44 views

In Wahhabism who is called a Muslim?

What are the minimum conditions by which one is considered a Muslim from the viewpoint of Wahhabism?
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43 views

Can anybody please tell me that how old is islam??(I've heard its approximate 1436 years old)

We are living in 21st century, my question is, is islamic calendar came after the invention of english calendar? as islamic year going on is 1436(i dont know exactly) and english year going on is ...
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Why Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab waged war against civilians? [on hold]

Why Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab waged war against civilians? Today we see ISIS doing the same...yet they follow abdul wahhab...Why? Where are the scholars to refute the teacher and the followers?
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42 views

About selling things online

Can I sell my themes (used in websites) online? I am confused, because it can be used for bad websites like movies, music, porn, etc. and can also be used for good things. Someone said to me that it ...
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1answer
37 views

Pray for a non-Muslim when he/she dies

I am very much honorable to a mathematician who is a non-Muslim. Recently, he died. Can I say إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ? Can I pray for him to Allah (سبحانه و تعالى) like we pray when a ...
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breaking a promise [on hold]

صحابي سالوني اليوم :ممكن تقول و عهد الله هقول الحق؟؟ قلتلهم : و عهد الله هأول الحق . فسألوني سؤال (انا لو كنت جاوبت السؤال كان هيكون في مشاكل ليا و لصحابي كتير) جاوبت السؤال حق بس فى كذبة بسيطة عشان ...
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Is masturbation Haram?

From the viewpoint of Sunni, Is Masturbation Haram? What if a person is entangled in a tough situation in which he is surrounded by multiple kinds of sexual attraction and not capable of getting ...
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1answer
22 views

Is being a mediator to promote music haram or halal?

I want to open a music-based website that connects people through music and helps promote ones song. Is this halal or haram?
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1answer
96 views

Is performing and learning magic tricks a sin?

I started learning magic tricks lately. Nothing with bad spirits and the paranormal, only sleight of hand and the like. Few months ago, some people told me that it is wrong and others said as long as ...
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Can we recite Durood?

Assalam o Alaikum My question is that can one recite Durood while impure?Or Salawats.If any Hadith and Ayat regarding to that is very helpful.
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Is fixed return investment haraam?

I have invested in my friend's business and he pays me a fixed amount every month regardless of his profit or loss. Is this haraam?
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Who is Quthubuzzaman?

Iam hearing a lot of Quthubuzzaman these days. Can anyone please tell me what is his speciality? I also heard people like Imam SHafi (r.a), Muhiyudheen Sheikh (r.a), etc were Quthubuzzamans of their ...
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Rocking back and forth during Tashahud

When I used to pray I had a hard time pronouncing the words in my head, so in order to help me during Tashahud, I would rock back and forth because it made it easier to get the words out. I am trying ...
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27 views

What is the proof to pray Dzuhur/Asr silently? ALLAH in Al-Quran says 17/110

As-Salaumu Alaykum! Please provide proof from Al-Qur'an and/or reliable hadith to support the instruction to make Dzuhr and Asr prayers silently (without loud recitation of Al-Qur'an). We pray - ...
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Isnt sufism the way of Prophet Muhammed (s.a) and His Sahabas? [on hold]

Can someone tell me problem with sufism. It looks like they are awesome people. I have heard of fraud as well as true sufis. Aren't they the true People? Because, I have just seen the hadith, "People ...
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1answer
41 views

will there be another world after this

I know that after qiyamah the whole world will be destroyed and there will be nothing left but allah and after the day of judgment true Muslim believers and worshippers will go to heaven and the bad ...
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2answers
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Isn't doing baiath with a Sheikh Necessary for every Muslim?

I came across the fact that all four Fiqhi Imam's has made it the highest obligatory (Fardh-'ain) to search and find a Sheikh for doing baiath. So doesnt this make obligatory for every muslims to do ...
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1answer
30 views

Ahdith Collection

To verify the hadith one have to verify isnad. My question is how to check Isnad? mean to say is their any early book of Islam (Authentic) in which the series of connection between narrator are ...
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1answer
45 views

The proper usage of the Takbir

What is the proper usage of the Takbir? Allahu Akbar or Allah Hu Akbar
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31 views

i am straggling from last seven years [closed]

Asalaamu alikum wa rahmatullah, please every one pray for me.i think i got stack,i lead a life which i don’t want. i was come abroad with big hope and dream but i pass seven years,,,don’t get anything ...
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85 views

What is soul made of; as per Islam?

As per Islam, What are elements of Soul or What is soul made of? (If we split Body and Soul to seperately then what are elements of soul?)
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254 views

What is the proof that Islam is THE truth? How can I have 100% certainty?

How do I 100% know for sure that Islam is the truth? How can I be sure that the Islamic worldview - of what Islam says about this world and the afterlife - is true? Can I do better do then just "have ...
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31 views

Download links to Quran in Arabic and English translation in json format?

Are there any download links from I can download Quran in Arabic and in English translation in json format. I am creating an iPhone app to display this data.
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36 views

Praying Tahajjud in the summers. Can anyone give me some advice please

Assalamalaikum, My understanding of tahajjud is that it is the (nafal) prayer that is prayed after one sleeps and awakes for the purpose of prayer: They arise from [their] beds; they supplicate ...
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28 views

Indirect help to riba-business

I came across the question Working in banks in an Islamic country. According to my understanding of the answer by Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid, You are doing haram if you are helping someone ...
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1answer
23 views

Can I take loan for my mother's Hajj

My calculations suggest that I might be able to afford for my Hajj next year Insha'Allah. My mother has not performed Hajj yet therefore I do not want to go to Hajj without her. However, she cannot ...
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1answer
44 views

Missed Prayer due to sometimes inability to keep wudu

For the longest time I struggled with Praying. I had difficulty with keeping wudu. Sometimes I could keep it sometimes I could not. I found it extremely stressful so i stopped praying for 2-4 years. ...
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44 views

Assignments to submit tomorrow [duplicate]

Assalam o Alaikum, I have an assignment to submit tomorrow and my friend has finished his. Can I copy his or will I have to do it myself. I had heard it is Haram to copy in Islam in papers. But what ...
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Clear verses and unclear verses [closed]

Why we have two kinds of verses in Quran (clear/explicit verses and Multivalent/ambiguous/unclear verses)? Is it better God describes all the subjects which are necessary for His servant in Quran? Why ...
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1answer
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Tafseer of “لَعَلِيٌّ حَکيم / sublime and wise” (Shia view)

In Shi'a view, all the verses of Qur'an have the inner truth represented by an Imam. I think one of those verses is the verse 4 of Zukhruf: لوَ إِنَّهُ في‏ أُمِّ الْکِتابِ لَدَيْنا لَعَلِيٌّ ...
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Mistake in salah

I was leading the Isha prayer. I forgot the last raka and the people reminded me by saying 'Subhan Allah'. So, I got up and completed that raka and I did the taya. When the taya was complete I did 2 ...
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39 views

a specific verse in Ibn Ishaq's “Sirat Rasulallah” in Arabic

I am trying to find the Arabic equivalent to this text: [Muhammad said] "So I read it, and he [Gabriel] departed from me. And I awoke from my sleep, and it was as though these words were written ...
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1answer
34 views

Repentance for Shirk and ignorance

When I was at age of 18-19, even though i can read quran at that time (arabic), perform salah and kept full month ramadhan fast I didn't knew what is shirk, didn't heard of this word before till i ...
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53 views

What does the Quran tell us about helping others? [closed]

When something tragic ( earthquake, tsunami, floods) occurs in the world Christians always reach out and try to help the victims, but Muslims don't unless the victims are Muslims themselves. What is ...
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Should we use “Jazak Allah khair” instead of “Shookran” or “Thanks”?

I have heard people using the phrase "Jazak Allah khair" at times when it was appropriate to thank others and always wondered if that is something advised to do. But I've also seen some people who ...
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1answer
89 views

Can my husband marry my niece, my sisters daughter?

My husband wants to marry my niece. I am not opposed because he is a good man and she we both will benefit greatly. Just having a hard time finding if its legal. Thanks
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75 views

Do Muslim women avoid handshaking with the opposite sex as often as men? [on hold]

The stated rationale of Muslim men refusing to shake hands with women is avoiding physical contact with the opposite sex. However, I've come into contact with Muslim men who refuse to shake hands ...
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1answer
90 views

Is it a sin to offer only fard salat?

Is it sinful to not offer sunah salat but offer only fard salat? e.g to offer 2 faraz in fajar slat? to offer 4 fard in zuhar salat? to offer 4 fard in asar salat? to offer 3 fard in maghrib salat? ...
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1answer
32 views

Ayat interpretation

In sura hud Ayat 117, it is mentioned by Allah SWT: And your Lord would not have destroyed the cities unjustly while their people were reformers. Why there are earthquake happened like in ...
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1answer
83 views

Are Shisha Pens Halaal?

The recent introduction of Shisha Pens (Also called E-Cigarettes) have become widespread throughout Islamic communities. Many people say it is just water vapour and that they are not harmful. However, ...

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