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Is it mandatory for Muslims to choose the right sect or they ought to defend their current sect?

In accordance with a narration, after the Prophet (pbuh), the Ummah will be divided into 73sect, 72sects will go to hell, and just one of them will go to heaven. ...
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Why do Muslims proselytize?

I was reading Qur'an in English, when I came to verse 62 of Surat Al-Baqara I was really confused with the verse. As the English translation of the verse says - Verily! Those who believe and ...
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What are the benefits of memorizing the Quran?

Lately i have been memorizing the Quran, alhamdulilah there is a big joy in doing so, but i know that there must be some sort of reward or benefits to those who memories it, brothers and sisters would ...
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Joining Salah Late

Do I make the Niyyah if I joined late or just jump in? Do I read the Thana if I joined late or just jump in? Is it prohibited to join the Jammat while in Ruku or Sujood? Do I read Attahiyatu if I ...
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What is the meaning of “مُوَلِّي”?

The word مُوَلِّي appears in Quran verse 2:148. I have read a few translations of the verse (e.g. here) but I still don't have a good understanding of what the word means. I looked it up on المعاني ...
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Earning from dealing in things that can be used for Haram deeds

Assalamu Alikum, I want to know about making/selling/dealing in things that have a possibility for Haram use. If I sell vehicles with an audio system with an intention that the driver will use it to ...
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Who is entitled to appoint the ruler of an Islamic government? [duplicate]

As Muslims there is no doubt that we will all be accountable for each and every one of our deeds: يا بُنَيَّ إِنَّها إِنْ تَكُ مِثْقالَ حَبَّةٍ مِنْ خَرْدَلٍ فَتَكُنْ في‏ صَخْرَةٍ أَوْ فِي ...
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What is the religous significance of this hadith?

Hadith 116 in Sahih al-Bukharis collection is narrated by Abdullah bin Umar; he says: Once the Prophet (ﷺ) led us in the `Isha' prayer during the last days of his life and after finishing it (the ...
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What is meant by the Kunya name of the Prophet?

Hadith 110, from Sahih al-Bukhari is narrated by Abu Hurraira; and he had said: The Prophet (ﷺ) said, "Name yourselves with my name (use my name) but do not name yourselves with my Kunya name ...
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why sunni people have a different ablutions than what is came in Quran?

why sunnite people have a different ablutions than what is came in Quran? for example in 6th aya of Maeda surah we have: يا أَيهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِذا قُمْتُمْ إِلَى الصَّلاةِ فَاغْسِلُوا ...
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Why did the prophet take Counsel to his companions in martial and social affairs?

When the Holy Prophet was in contact with the Almighty Allah and he was the most wise and knowledgeable why did he need to take counsel to his companions in martial and social affairs?
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Are Pringles Halal or Haram

AOA Brothers & Sisters. I just wanted to confirm whether Pringles and Knorr products are Hilal or Haram because recently a friend told me that they were haram and i just want to confirm it before ...
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Is it allowed to give physical punishment for women?

according to following verse,is it allowed in Islam physical punishment for women when they do not fulfill conjugal rights in this part of the verse "وَاضْرِبُوهُنَّ" الرِّجَالُ قَوَّامُونَ عَلَى ...
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What is the connection between nafas and nafs?

Nafs stands for the ego, the self or soul. But I've also come across nafas al-rahman which was translated as the breath of the Merciful. Thus nafas is breath. How does this connect to nafs? Does ...
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Are Reward Programs Halal?

There is an app called Giftiz which rewards you with points for downloading apps. In order to get the points, you just have to launch the app or pass a certain level, get a certain score, etc. My ...
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May I remarry in islam before mutual legal divorce is final?

I became Muslim last year while I was legally separated from my (non-Muslim) husband. Our legal divorce is mutual and still being processed. Does that prohibit me from getting a nikah done with a ...
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How to verify hadees?

Whenever disccusing with people it is easy to verify Quran verses with Chapter name and Verse Number. But unfortunately when people share Hadees is no option verify even the hadees exist or not. For ...
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interpretation of verse of ' الرِّجَالُ قَوَّامُونَ عَلَى النِّسَاء'?

according to following verse,what does' الرِّجَالُ قَوَّامُونَ عَلَى النِّسَاء 'mean? الرِّجَالُ قَوَّامُونَ عَلَى النِّسَاء بِمَا فَضَّلَ اللّهُ بَعْضَهُمْ عَلَى بَعْضٍ وَبِمَا أَنفَقُواْ مِنْ ...
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Why is the meat of Sacrifice Wasted?

What is the purpose of Sacrifice in Mina, whereas much of the sacrificial meat is not used properly and has to be buried?
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Why so many radical Muslims?

This may be off topic, but I am curious why there are so many radical Muslims. There are, of course, violent radicals in every branch of religion and atheism. But, Islam has more than its fair share ...
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Was Abu Bakr As-Seddiq constantly breaking an Islamic rule while he was a Caliph? [on hold]

There are two Hadiths in Sahih Bukhari that are really puzzling me: First one: حَدَّثَنَا عَبْدُ الْعَزِيزِ بْنُ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ، حَدَّثَنَا إِبْرَاهِيمُ بْنُ سَعْدٍ، عَنْ صَالِحٍ، عَنِ ابْنِ ...
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How did Islam stop spreading as in conquer not faith of people?

Islam has spread and continued to spread over history where it has existed in Asia, Europe and Africa but how did the Islamic nation come to conquer by non Muslims like Spain and Syria etc...?
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Alahuma Salee w salem ala sydna muhammad?

What is the meaning of the following (Alahuma Salee w salem ala sydna muhammad), is the salaa mentioned here is the same sala that we perform, asking this to understand how can we say Allah ...
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Sins of Muhammad?

In the Qur'an, Allah instructs Muhammad to ask forgiveness for his sin So know, [O Muhammad], that there is no deity except Allah and ask forgiveness for your sin and for the believing men and ...
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Can the nikah be valid if the Brides Mother is present and the two witness are online on skype or not present?

Please Specifiy for both conditions and also tell is it is necessary to fill a Nikkah nama form for the marriage.
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How did Yusuf allow that his brother should be falsely implicated for theft?

When Yusuf (a.s.) wanted to keep his brother in Egypt he had a valuable measure bowl kept in the baggage of his brother. Then a person went into the caravan and shouted: O People of the caravan! You ...
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Why does Allah subject people to Tests?

Allah says in the Holy Quran: الَّذِي خَلَقَ الْمَوْتَ وَالْحَيَاةَ لِيَبْلُوَكُمْ أَيُّكُمْ أَحْسَنُ عَمَلًا وَهُوَ الْعَزِيزُ الْغَفُورُ Who created death and life that He may try you — which of ...
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Why is an unbeliever impure?

What is the logic behind the Islamic point of view that followers of other religions, and in short the Kuffar (unbelievers) are impure.
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Is it disrespectful for a non Muslim to wear the traditional clothing

I am not a Muslim, but have nothing but the highest respect for your faith. I am not Muslim but admire the clothing, is it disrespectful to Allah to wear the clothing?
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Can we ask another person who is more faithful than us to ask our demands from Allah ? is this Tavassol or not? [on hold]

There is a Hadith in Sunni sources which reads: Narrated Anas: Whenever there was drought, Umar bin Al-Khattab used to ask Allah for rain through Al-Abbas bin Abdul Muttalib, saying, "O ...
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Concept of combined family system in Islam

I am a married lady....I have been married since 1 year....since one year I have been living with my in laws and husband...my mother in law is really bad with me since the start of marriage..she ...
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1answer
52 views

Do we have to pray as soon as the time for prayer comes?

Do we have to pray as soon as it is a valid time to do so or we have the whole time between two prayers (lets say for example its time to pray Duhr but I prayed befor Asr starts in 30 mins). Another ...
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Does Allah commit shirk? [closed]

(Legit questions, looking for answers) According to Islam, shirk is the worst sin you can possibly commit, the only unforgivable sin. Shirk is associating partners with Allah. According to Muhammad, ...
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If I didn't break my fast when it was invalidated?

If I did that, can I make it up with paying money to the poor instead? Or do I have to fast again? Is it okay to break the fast for medicine for my OCD?
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War prisoners in Islam?

In Islam what is the appropriate punishment for war prisoners or captures, Please provide versus and ahadith!!! I want to know so i can defend Islam when people use the media to attack Islam ...
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Is “Jahan chah wahan rah” correct? [closed]

I'm trying to say in Urdu the English saying "where there's a will, there's a way". I found this translation, but I was hoping someone could confirm it's correct? Jahan chah wahan rah Does this ...
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Can we say “رضی الله عنه ” after Khalid bin Al-Walid?

There is a tradition In Sahih Bukhari, Book 64, Hadith 368 in which The Prophet (pbuh) stated clearly his low opinion on what Khalid had committed: The Prophet (ﷺ) sent Khalid bin Al-Walid to the ...
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Intolerance in muslims

If you read the question carefully I ask Intolerance in "Muslims" and not Islam. Islam is one of the most tolerant religions of all, but one thing that's oxymoron is intolerance in Muslim fanatics. I ...
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Islam states the sun sets in a muddy spring? [closed]

According to the Qur'an (18:86), a man named Dhul-Qarnain reached the place where the sun sets. When he got there, he found the sun going down into a muddy pool. Muslim apologists commonly reinterpret ...
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Is beheading non Muslim war prisoners allowed in Islam

Is it allowed by an Islamic nation to behead prisoners it captures in a war like how ISIS has captured and beheaded an American, is there any Quranic or hadith justification for this?
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Difference between SHIFA'ah and SHAFA'ah

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh, I want to know the exact meaning of SHIFA'ah and SHAFA'ah. And which one we need to ask ALLAH. Jazak Allah Khayr.
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53 views

Appearance of Imam Mahdi and arrival situation

When will imam mahdi will come and how will be his appearance in this modern world. Will he looks like as per hadith
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Did life start from single cell organisms? But how come Allah says He created every living thing from water?

Did life start from single cell organisms? But how come Allah says He created every living thing from water?! "We made from water every living thing." How did the first Prophet Adam come into ...
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Corrupted Injil?

God assured us that his holy book the Quran will never be changed or altered, now does this stand for all of the holy books god has revealed through the prophets or is it only for the Quran, in ...
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What is the (Injil)?

Al Salam Alaikum brothers So i have been doing some research to find similarity between the three Holy books (Torah, Injil and the Our Holy Quran), one of the things that i came across is that the ...
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Do we have to leave Christians,Jews,etc. who take religion as play and amusement as well?

wE HAVE TO LEAVE THOSE WHO TAKE RELIGION AS PLAY AND AMUSSE,MENT, DOES THAT COUNT CHRISITANS,JEWS, ETC. AS WELL? I MEAN JOKING ABOUT RELIGION.
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Is bathing/swimming without covering the whole body permitted for women?

I know that in many cultures it's normal, for women, to cover up your whole body when you want to swim indoors, outdoors or just want to use the bathtub. What I'm wondering about is if there's ...
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Society calls me a bad lady [closed]

Aoa.....I am a doctor...recently married to another doctor....its been 4 months only to my marriage....when I was young I made some serious mistakes being a girl....I had boyfriends and relations with ...
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1answer
78 views

Is Female Circumcision allowed in Islam? [duplicate]

I know this is a very clear question. But what do you think in the light of Islam?
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54 views

Importance of Protest in Islam

I have seen this question but it is not answered and I have to ask is sin to protest against your leader? because leader is the one who is selected by Allah on nation and people have to follow him. ...

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