Halal means allowed or permitted, and haram means forbidden.

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Is playing cards Haram?

I have heard that playing cards is Haram even if you play it without gambling. (According to Shia, actually in accordance with the fatawa of many Maraaje' such as Ayatollah Khamenei) playing cards is ...
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Are hair extensions allowed?

Is it haram to wear hair extensions for your husband ? Or in gatherings with other ladies? Are we allowed to use real hair and if not real hair then is synthetic hair okay ?
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is it haram to make buisness?

Am planing to make a conference room place. So they pay me to use the room. Is it haram cause when I charge them am not doing anything just letting them use the room.
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Is smoking allowed in Islam?

I have studied somewhere that smoking is haram but people who use to smoke say it not haram it makrooh. I want to know is it haram (like alcohol) or it just makroo? Can anyone give me proper ...
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Is MLM business with a binary plan halal?

Binary MLM where the MLM company deals with a number of useful products (clothes, books , health related products) including insurance policy. To enroll in it, one has to purchase some products only ...
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Is Kombucha tea, which has alcohol added to, halal?

Does the alcohol in Kombucha tea make it haraam? I just want to drink it for its benefits but I don't know if its halal or haraam. It's full of enzymes, probiotics, and antioxidants.
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Is it permissible for Muslim men to wear silver chains?

I would like to wear silver chain. Is it permissible for Muslim men to wear silver chains? If it is haram please give me a proof of it being so from hadith.
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Would it be considered as a sin If I say something blasphemous in my head by mistake?

Like for example, there is one movie's name which is based on a type of afterlife the greeks believed in, which is in another religion. I said it in my head by mistake, and said it aloud. The name ...
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Is it permissible to play zombie games?

Is it permissible to play zombie games? Since Allah is the Resurrector: Noble Quran 22:7 : And verily the Hour will come: there can be no doubt about it, or about (the fact) that Allah will ...
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haraam business [closed]

Its related to haraam earnings. well, my friend and I has been doing an online business and earning a good money from the business. however as I was away from Islam, I didnt care to know if its haraam ...
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If someone is poor, can he/she use pirated softwares?

I'm poor and I don't have a way to actually use credit cards to buy softwares. However I really need those softwares for my education. Also there are books which are too expensive so I download them ...
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On what page of the Quran does it say that we are not allowed to kill other Non-Muslims? [duplicate]

^^^^^^ (I know that) I know that killing other Muslim is extremely forbidden, but what about Non-Muslim? Are we forbidden to hurt/kill them too? Also if someone knows this, on what page can we find ...
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Does Quran state that it is preferrable not to eat animals?

What does Islam say about eating animals? I know it restricts us from eating pork, but in general, does it say that it is preferable not to eat animals? Also if it say we can eat animals, isn't it ...
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Is it halal that women recite Quran in front of non-mahrams? (Shia view)

Occasionally, I watch in some channels of the television that women recite Quran, I was wondering it is permissible(halal) for us as men who are non-mahrams to hear their voices? or it is Haram ...
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Is Downloading Educational Videos Through Torrents Haram?

I have a subscription of a site from where I can see educational videos. That site doesn't have the functionality to download these contents so that I can check it later. They do offer offline caching ...
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Promoting web hosting services as an affiliate for non muslims

I am an affiliate marketer. I promote website hosting offers on my website. Some hosting companies do not allow adult content hosting, others say: if there is no violation with the laws in their ...
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My Mobile Service Company Gifted me a Car, Is it permissible for me to use/sell?

I got a call from my Mobile Service Provider that I won a Car as a gift. I haven't received the car but wanted to ensure if it is Halal to use it. I did not voluntarily get into the competition, the ...
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Can a Muslim freelancer develop a movie site for customer?

If a Muslim freelancer is offered a project to program a website which has information about movies and upcoming events (cinema, sports, arts & music), Is it Halal for him to accept such a ...
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Are processed food considered Haram?

Do processed food such as chips, cold-drink and other processed foot constitute Haram food? What's the ruling on processed food?
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I'm 5 weeks pregnant from unlawful relationship, should I abort ?!

I am a revert to Islam. I have sinned as I meet a non practicing muslim man and have been seeing him on and off for the last 2 and a half years. We have spoken about marriage, thou due to his family ...
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Is binary option with an islamic account (No Riba and swap-free) Halal or Haram?

Assalmo Alaykom, Lately I discovered the Binary Option system, with a little bit of research I found companies who offer an Islamic Account to trade. However when I searched on the Internet to find ...
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Freelancing Haram or Halal?

I am a graphic designer and work as a freelancer. I am earning decent amount of money which really helps me a lot. My questions is: Is freelancing Haram or Halal? Since your work like this is not ...
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Does a muslim have to change any of his/her natural beauty?

Is it ever obligatory on a muslim man or woman to change any part of his/her body ? (other than trimming the nails, moustache or pubic hair) For example, if a person has a natural hair which ...
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Is it haram to keep a dog outside the house?

I have a dog and I live in a ten story building. My dog lives in the basement. We have a few foreigners in our building who like to take the dog home. My dog stays in the ground floor. There is no ...
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Islam & Its Teachings On Sex [duplicate]

I have a question that weather masturbation is allowed or not in Islam or not. what are the conditions if a man or woman masturbate and if not how is one to prevent itself from doing it.
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Notifying someone that the food is haraam

There was a situation the other day, where an acquaintance of mine was going to eat a bagel that he very much liked. Unknown to him, was that the bagel's ingredients contained gelatin. I looked it up ...
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Is it halal if I add some fees on the fees which the consultant has already set?

I work in an IT company, and sometimeS I get involved into admission consultant, wherein my friend is actual admission consultant and if anyone comes to me to get admission in any college. I refer ...
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I can't stop myself from masturbating during ramadan [closed]

I'm a 17 year old boy living in the west. And being a hormone raged teenager, I am often times tempted to masturbate and often times (astagfirullah) I give in. But I try my best to go the longest I ...
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Can one break fast if he is overworked?

I'm a guy of age 23. I work in an office where people don't care in what state are you and makes me work real bad. It's the month of Ramadan and I have a really difficult time in keeping my fast. I ...
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are the crosses literally forbidden in islam or is it what symbolises them?

I know crosses are forbbiden, but what about crosses used in math like the additional sign "+" & multiplication sign "x"? Or is it what Symbolises them that is forbbiden? Al-Bukhaari narrated in ...
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Is trading Bitcoins/Altcoins Halal or Haram? (sunni view)

I would like to know if trading with Bitcoin and altcoin to make profit is halal ? I've searched for the subjet but I only found different opinions for currency trading. I think that crypto-currency ...
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is trading stock/index options haram?

i recently started trading stock options last month and made a healthy profit (percentage wise :) ). i want to know is option trading allowed in Islam ? EDIT: while searching for answer i came ...
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Is lab grown meat halal?

Is meat that has been artificially grown in a lab (made by duplicating cells) halal? What if the father cell came from a living animal? Can humans eat this kind of artificial meat? Reference Link for ...
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Is it haram to build a system which will be used at the end for haram purposes?

I am a programmer and I have been thinking about something for a very long time. At the moment I am working for a company who has a beer website. I, the developer, have built the entire system of ...
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Is it Haraam to Play Board Games In Ramzan?

Is it Haraam to Play Board Games in the holy month of Ramzan like Ludo, Checkers, etc?? A friend of mine has said that he had heard that Rasool-Ullah(PBUH) prohibited all such games that do not ...
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Buying online a product that might be out of stock

Most of online stores mention in their terms of service that they cannot guarantee that a product is in stock at the time of the customer's order. Which means that when shopping online, I may be ...
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Is it haraam to draw an eye?

Is it haraam to draw an eye? Just an eye and no face? Answers on the internet are varying. If yes, why? I tried searching on the internet but no luck.
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Is it permissible for a married women to have friendship with a married man? [duplicate]

I am a married woman and I have a male friend who is just like a brother to me. My husband knows and has no issue. We have never met, we just talk on facebook. we have planned a meeting along with our ...
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PTC type of the Ads used, Referrals

It is related to neobux. Are PTC allowed in islam? Are Referrals allowed in Islam? But the biggest question is about the ads that are used over there. The ads are clearly not about gambling, adult ...
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Is it haram to transliterate Arabic in English?

I have been told that it is haram to write Arabic in English like e.g. "Assalam O Alaikum" and "JazakALLAH". So is transliterating Arabic in English actually haram?
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Is it haraam to chat with girls on internet? [duplicate]

Is it haraam to chat with girls on internet? Once I used to play a game, in which I made friends with a person. I later found out that she was a Muslim girl, that too from Saudi Arabi. When I asked ...
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piercing haram? [on hold]

I have heard that in Islam tattoo is haram, but I never heard about piercing. Every women does it, nose, ears, or eye brows. Why don't people say anything about it when they talk about piercing ?!
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Are non-Muslims allowed to touch an English translation of the Quran?

I have purchased "The Qur'an: A New Translation" by M. A. S. Abdel Haleem (it's an English translation). My question is, am I allowed to touch it and read it?
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what Islam has to say about patriotisum [duplicate]

what Islam instruct a human being regarding his responsibility as a citizen of a non Islamic state
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Is using Everclear spirit halal or haram if used for painting cakes?

I'm a baker and make fondant cakes, I sometimes need to paint the fondant in which the gel color needs to be mixed with a Everclear spirit which evaporates in the process of painting the cake for a ...
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Is it okay if I lighten my skin to get to my original colour?

I read that it is haram but it is okay if you wanna lighten to go back to your original skin colour, since it doesn't alter creation of God. I used to be light when I was younger, but then I got ...
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Is it permissible to have a girlfriend without having physical contact with her?

At my university there is a girl that I love and I want to marry in the future. Can I be in relationship with her, If we keep ourselves away from sin. Knowing that this girl is muslim, she practices ...
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After switching from pirated software to free software will my work still be haram?

I am still in school and going to college this year InshaAllah. The announcement received May 27th at state universities, may Allah bless my college. I want to take computer science. The problem is ...
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Can women wear golden chain?

I know that men should not wear golden materials. Few days before, I had heard that ladies also should not wear golden chains. Please clarify my doubts with proof.
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Is it haram to hang up a picture of Manchester City badge?

I know that you can't have pictures of animated beings. But I read that if you cut off the head then it's fine, since the golden eagle only has a head and a pair of wings is it okay? Here's the Badge ...