Haram refers to prohibited acts according to Islam. Not to be confused with Makruh, which is disliked but not prohibited act.

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Is it allowed to give zakat or sadaqah money from earinings of a fraud job's?

If a person is doing a sophisticated job with no haram at all. But he has got that job through fraud like bribing. He has to give bribe to some officers yearly in order to remain in the job. But ...
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Does saying kobul to a male 3 times without parental consent get you married?

I made a mistake 2 years ago by getting into a relationship with someone. I said kobul to him 3 times without the permission of my parents. We are not together anymore as I've realised that being in a ...
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Why is plucking the eyebrow haram?

My question is why is plucking the eyebrow or making your teeth shorter haram in Islam. I have heard that it is because you are try to beautify yourself and thus not happy with the way Allah has ...
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Having a crush on someone

Is it haram in islam to have a crush on someone? I have a crush on this girl (who is also muslim) but I haven't yet spoken to her properly, I haven't made much effort to get in touch with her or have ...
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Surat Al-Mutaffifin [83:22-25] says the righteous will be given to drink wine, what does it mean?

I'm not Muslim, so I can miss something obvious here. Reading the Quran I found that piece: http://quran.com/83/22 The translation is: Indeed, the righteous will be in pleasure On adorned ...
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The effects of music being haram

In many sources is mentioned that instruments or making music is unlawful but there are opposite ideas too. For example here. So assuming the discussion concludes in the result of music being haram; ...
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Definition of idle talks mentioned in the Qur'an

The phrase idle talks appears in this ayah; “And of mankind is he who purchases idle talks (i.e. music, singing) to mislead (men) from the path of Allaah…” [Luqmaan 31:6] In an article about music ...
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Porn or Music what should I avoid

Assalamu alaikum brothers and sisters. I am not that much religious person but I wish to be more religious , I used to play music a lot but since it is haram i left it , now before apart from my ...
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Do the Haram aspects of capital investments related to proscriptions against usury?

I once read a discussion of Islamic economic rules which said that any investments in a business that were not made as a proportional stake in a company and tied to the profits of the company, were ...
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Is wearing shorts and leggings under for soccer Haram?

I'm 14 and I dress regularly up to my knees for religious purposes because I know you can not show your features but I am currently in soccer where I wear baddy stuff and long shirts to practice but ...
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In a hygienic state to pray (Should I have to pray in my abnormal bleeding/Istihaza)

Hello in referral to the state of hygiene you have to be in to pray I understand there are quite a few objections for women when it comes to how clean they have to be to pray so I have a question that ...
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Why are some foods haram for Muslims? [duplicate]

For a research project i would like to know why Muslims aren't supposed to eat: 1. animals that have died of natural causes, by accident, or due to other animals 2. carnivorous animals with ...
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Is Bida'h a major sin or minor sin?

Haram = any activity prohibited in Islam which is against the moral values and principles. Bida'h = a new practice that people say is a part of Islam, but in fact is not. I know there are many kinds ...
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IS IT GOOD OR BAD SITTING AROUND A WHITE CLOTH AFTER MAGRIB PRAYER WORSHIP

Salamualaikum. Please most African muslim places White cloth in the mosque and sits around it to worship and mentioning the numerous name of Allah after magrib prayer is been done. My question is, Is ...
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When is it permissible to eat these food?

So I have been in the army for about few months and it's a non Muslim country, for about the duration I spent here I have been eating only bread, vegetarian meals and sometimes if there were fish or ...
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What are the major sins in Islam?

how many majors sins are there.Are there seven or seventy major sins? Which view is authentic?
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Is It Haram To Eat A Burger King Ice Cream Cone That Looks Like The Name Of Allah In Arabic

Is It Haram To Eat A Burger King Ice Cream Cone That Looks Like The Name Of Allah In Arabic, I Went To A Burger King And They Had A Ice Cream Cone That Looked Like The Name Of Allah In Arabic
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Why do some reciters add echo to Quranic recitations?

This has been an issue annoying me lately, that sometimes when you are praying in a Mosque or listentg to Quranic recording you can cleary tell that the echo is an added sound and not produced ...
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Mawlid or Milad Halal or Haram (Permissibility of celebrating Birth of Prophet Muhammad peace be upon Him) [duplicate]

Asalamu alaik Jamah. Am Abdul Rauf From Ghana. Please I want to know if the celebration of the birth day(Mawlid) of our Prophet(Saw) is Halal or Haram? Thank you
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Wine Used in Marinara Sauce. Haram?

If wine was used in a marinara sauce recipe, where it was essentially boiled off over a 5 hour period, is this still considered Haram? How about beer-battered fish? You couldn't eat enough of these ...
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“Loser pays bill” is halal or haram?

In a game like snooker where multiple people set a rule that loser will pay the bill of playing, is halal or haram? I am skeptic about this cause this is very close to gambling and betting.
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Question about Shirk

A salamu Alaykum brothers and sisters. Today I would like to ask the question about shirk. So, I live in Australia, and currently attend one of the top, if not top high school here, and I have been ...
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Is it haram to cut family ties temporally with a fathe who is not Muslim?

Assalamualykum, My dear brother/sister in Islam I have a question I would like to ask. My father is a Muslim however, he is no longer practicing. He also denounces key beliefs of Islam like fasting, ...
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Haram scale of severity?

Looking in from the outside of a religion can sometimes be very confusing, especially to someone of no faith, and I just wanted to clear something up. When it comes to an item or an act being ...
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Is all music Haram? [duplicate]

I've always heard that music is haram, however I feel like something like this sends a positive message https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9ZFMx_mfnw Would this and music like this be considered haram ...
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Is this a right situation? [Piracy]

Salaam Everyone, I'm a student from India and work part-time as a Freelancer online. My question is about piracy in Islam. I use certain software Adobe for my Freelance work including Photoshop, ...
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Is dating in Islam haram?

Is dating in a young age (15,16) without doing anything haram? I mean dating only for fun.
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I feel as if i will be punished

Please help me, i've been experiencing such terrible thoughts about Allah (SWT), The prophet (PBUH) and even the Quran. They are so disrespectful and wrong and i dont know how to get rid of them. ...
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Is it haram to look after your family, by doing haram?

In our world it takes a great deal to look after a family especially if you have nothing to start with. When you have a wife and kids, it is really hard to look after them and satisfy their basic ...
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Is it the same if a girl posts pictures online as boys?

I see a lot of girls especialy hijabis getting criticism from people about posting pictures and videos online, however this is not the same for boys. Girls get told it is haram but is it not equally ...
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Are we allowed to wear shoes with our name on?

Are we allowed to wear shoes with my name Zakariya on them as my shoes are personalised is that haram?
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Reading copyrightes books online - haram?

salamunalaykum Is it haram to read copyrighted books online? I want to read a book but it isn't available in my language, only in japanese (it is not a manga) but there is an english fan translation ...
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Is visualize someone naked in Islam is haram

It started when i was 12 years old when i started thinking something lewd Like imagine someone (male/female) naked in front of or not in front of anyone,i dont visualize myself There and no one is ...
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What is the punishment for killing a mosquito cruelly in islam & is there any penalty for it?

I have once killed a mosquito by cruelly stabbing on it ..I just don't know what made me do that. .What is the punishment for it & is there any penalty for it?
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Are echhi anime haram?

Echhi anime involve nudity such as Breasts and nipples being shown but never the vagina or any sex in it. Since there is no sex in it like porn is it haram. Echhi anime kind of control your desires so ...
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Is make-up haram?

Tattooing and plucking your eyebrows is haram because you are changing the way you look. When you apply make-up you also change the way you look. You put make-up on to make yourself look 'better'. Is ...
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Internet Friends

So I play this game and of course it has all genders. I have made a few friends on their and a few friends who are boys. Keep in mind that I dont know them in real life. Is it still haram to talk to ...
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Can I walk people while there trick or treating

I know its haram to celebrate Halloween but my little brother and sister still do it. Since they are young my dad wants me to watch them and I might have to walk with them as they are trick or ...
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Is eating food from person who receives or pays interest haram?

I heard that eating food is haram in homes where the main income is from interest (riba) or the persons in the home pays it willingly. What I heard is right or wrong? Is there any specific authentic ...
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Is donating blood or being on the donor register haram?

I believed that giving blood and being on the donor register was doing a good act but my dad thinks this is haram. Does anyone have any advice?
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Is tobacco sale haram?

My uncle's gas station is one of the only gas stations that sells no pork and no alcohol, and no lottery tickets, (alhamdullilah). It is a very busy store, and I worked there for a couple of months, ...
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Are whistling and clapping haram?

I heard that whistling and clapping hands is haram. I am looking for a clarification and the reasoning behind.
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Haram in Heaven?

I wanted to know if it is ok to do haram in heaven ( for example drink alcohol just an example.) because you have followed all the rules that Allah has given you and gotten to heaven so now you can do ...
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Were pigs made haram because they were going to be extinct?

Unfortunately I cannot provide citation for this as I read it online years ago. But an Islamic scholar mentioned that his belief (I admired this scholar as he encouraged Muslims to learn and interpret ...
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zina and its punishment [closed]

salams, i m married and have 3 kids, my husband behaviour was very bad with me always,lack of his attentions and irrittating nature i started talking my colleague. i was talking to him only and dont ...
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What is the punishment for Sulking?

How would we be punished for sulking? Will we not be able enter Jannah and/or will be out of Islam? Definition of the term: Sulk: verb: sulk; 3rd person present: sulks; past tense: sulked; ...
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Are digital online wallets Haram?

Assalamu alaikum , I am a new Muslim i want to change my life according to prophet Mohammad way. Now i am in a situation to know weather using Paytm (which is a digital wallet) haram or halal. I ...
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Is Accounting haraam?

I am soon going to be starting a degree in Accountancy. I have tried to research this topic many times but have not found a proper answer. As far as I am aware, the job of an accountant involves ...
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Is downloading cartoon images Haram?

Is downloading images of cartoons Haram? I am not talking about copyright, but because of Tasweer is Haram.
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Is killing a bee haram?

A huge bee came to my bathroom while I was brushing my teeth and was buzzing around, and in panic/due to my fear of such insects I killed it. Would this be considered haram in this scenario? I feel ...