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 permissible for a Muslim to rent a venue for a wedding, where the venue has a liquor license?

Such as the venue organising to remove any form of alcohol from the venue to host the slim wedding.
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Is it halal to orgasm without ejaculating? [on hold]

Is this haram or considered masturbation? I know one does not need to do ghusl because there is no semen. Also, the stuff I watch do not contain any form of nudity.
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Attending a baptism: Haram or shirk?

I've read that it is haram to attend non-muslim rituals like the hindus' diwali and the christians' baptism. That sounds pretty logical to me. However, some scholars say that it is shirk. They say ...
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Is islamic marriage to a man who is already married considered zinah?

I love a man who says he loves me and wants to marry me in the islamic way. I found out that he is still married legally to a woman and will not divorce her. If I marry him, does that make me a zina? ...
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If a muslim fakes a baptism, is he considered an apostate?

Think of a situation where a muslim undergoes a baptism in a church in order to make christians think that he's converting to christianity (maybe he's doing some undercover work). But in reality, he ...
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Is calling someone a god to mean a very nice person shirk?

I watched on television a person who was so grateful for being given food that he called the person who gave that person food a god. He meant this to mean "a very nice person". I laughed after ...
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Watery drops due to hugging and kissing

I,m married.I have noticed sometimes drop come out of penis like transparent water when I hug my wife or kiss her.Do I have to take bath after this or my colthes become unclean?
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I am 15 years old boy and i have an addiction

I have an addiction that is very hard for me to stop.The addiction I have is one many people and it is masturbation,I understand that there is a toll of feeding people every day for 60 or fasting ...
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Discussion about ban of alcohol

Any addictive is banned in Islam.It includes smoking,drinking etc. Now,my point is that,is wine banned or is alcohol banned? I am asking this as,many of muslims say not to use deodrants which ...
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Is music totally haram?

I've known that music is haram in just a couple days ago it seems hard to be free with music I intend to delete my music but before that, I have several questions related to music. Is music allowed ...
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Eating something haram unintentionally, will my prayers be accepted?

What if we ate something haram by mistake? I ate some Korean brownie which the next day I found out has alcohol in it. but I didn't know because the label is all in Korean and I can't understand it. ...
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Gambling, is it haram if i dont keep the profit gained? Is it haram if my loses are protected?

I don't know what came over me, all of a sudden i felt greed i never have before and went on this website and gambled. I lost my money and in desperation i kept playing in hope to just regain my money ...
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Is Pleasuring Yourself Without Masturbation Permitted In Islam?

Assalamu Alaikum, I know masturbation is haram in Islam, but what about simulating one's sex organs without ejaculation? If I fear I may masturbate, is it permissible to touch or simulate my genitals ...
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Is it permissilbe to chat with the fiance?

My name is Rizwan. I am 26 year old. I got engaged a month ago. After the engagement I talked with my fiancé by messaging just to know about her nature. Whether she is compatible with me or not. Now I'...
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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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What is the definition of “idle talks” according to 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 fangs/...
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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 'Haram',...
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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 (زکریا) 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 ...