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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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Can we ask another person who is more faithful than us to ask our demands from Allah ? is this Tavassol or not?(Sunni view )

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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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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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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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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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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What is the purpose of prayers of 'Ayaat'?

Why should one perform prayers of 'Ayaat’ during lunar and solar eclipse, earthquake, storms or thunder?
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Why to face the Kiblah in Prayers?

Why it is necessary to stand towards Kiblah (the Holy Ka’bah) while praying, while Allah is everywhere and does not have a specific direction?
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Why should we do Taqlid (follow a Mujtahid) in religious problems?

according what in scripture we should do Taqlid in religious problems?
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ISIS relation to Islam? [closed]

I just wanted to know what islam has to say with this militant group. Their raping girls, killing children, etc. I believe this ISIS is trying to establish an islamic state. Why now? Does islam ...
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Do women with hijab have the same sense of freedom like others in this modern age? [closed]

Allah,the exalted,says in the noble Quran as such: "Tell the believing men to reduce [some] of their vision and guard their private parts. That is purer for them. Indeed, Allah is Acquainted ...
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do we have to make wudu separately after ghusl?

Salam, Please clear this doubt with reference: If we perform ghusl properly, is it necessary to do wudu after it or just the wudu during the ghusl is enough? In ghusl we do a small wudu and I am ...
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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 Tawassol (recourse) allowed in Islam? (shia view)

Allah, the exalted, says in the noble Quran as such: وَالَّذِي هُوَ يُطْعِمُنِي وَيَسْقِينِ ﴿٧٩﴾ وَإِذَا مَرِ‌ضْتُ فَهُوَ يَشْفِينِ ﴿٨٠ "And it is He who feeds me and gives me drink;And ...
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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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Why did Umar forbid Mutah (temporary marriage) after the death of the prophet?(shia view)

In a famous sermon,the second caliph 'Umar banned mutah after the death of the prophet (PBUH) with the following words: "Two mutah were practiced during the time of the Prophet [i.e. temporary ...
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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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Do good deeds (Hassanat) go in vain if we help the Non-Muslims?

Will our good deeds (Hassanat) go in vain if we help people practicing some other or no religion? I know a good deed is rewarded after multiplication of itself by ten. Is this still valid if we help ...
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Can a man interfere in the personal affairs of a husband and his wife if the husband has been torturing his wife while she remains silence?

If the husband has been physically assaulting his wife, can a man interfere in their life and come to rescue to the woman? What is the correct procedure to salvage the wife?
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Honesty and lying in Islam

Understanding that lying, intentionally saying that which is known to be not true, is (with certain exceptions) as unacceptable in Islam as in Christianity, are Muslims (or Arabs) required to be ...
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Why is there no punitive or Qasas for a Father who killed his son in Islamic rules? [closed]

A father killed his son then there is no punishment or punitive for him. According to Islamic rules, if Now is this judgment is just? In accordance with Islamic laws, how we can justify the rule? ...
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Breaking fast during ramadan because of a sports event [duplicate]

I was very thirsty but I dont know if it would have caused me to collapse or get ill later on but I broke it after participating in a sports event. Plus I was having sore throat the day before but ...
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Is wudu area considered tahir (pure) even if it was semi attached to bathroom?

I heard the local imam of this mosque say you are allowed to say bismilah out loud in the wudu area since it is separate from the bathroom. He says, since there is a wall that separates them (even if ...
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What is the Islamic way of killing a rat?

It may sounds stupid, but now comes to a point that, certain way of killing rat is rather... very inhumane (at least looks like), for example, those traditional flipping traps. But now people call ...
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Why there is difference between Islamic calender in the world?

Why Muslim in the world have to follow Islamic calender of there geographic location. I mean can be a way that all Muslim could follow a same calender. I can understand when people have to see moon ...
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Islamic Dressing of Males

It has been my question since long time that if a boy or a man is wearing T-shirts and loose pants (somehow considered permissible in Islam) and a girl passing by notices him; Is it a sin for a man? ...
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Can we eat the food which comes from a religious celebration or festival

Can we eat the food which is kept in front of idols. In my company after celebrating the festivals (some fruits or coconut in front of idols)they give it to all the employees Is it halal?. In the ...
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Will someone become unholy or impure if he/she masturbates?

If someone masturbates will he become unholy, impure? If yes, how can he regain his purity?
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past encounter of homosexuality?

i have a question i would like to ask. in 2007/2008 i had an encounter with my cousin, we where like 11/12 years old. basically we had found out what dry humping was and for jokes we tried it. it was ...
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Was Mansur Al-Hallaj execution Islamically justified?

Mansur Al-Hallaj was a teacher of Sufism, and wrote a lot of poetry and was accused of heresy in accordance to Islamic law. My main question is, was Masur Al-Hallaj's execution Islamically justified? ...
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Is it permissible to legally change your first name?

I would like to know whether or not it is permissible in Islam for someone to change their first name (regardless of circumstance)? When I say change, I mean formally as opposed to informally. I do ...
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What exactly is Riba?

I know it means interest. I'm a 16 year old girl revert and I don't quite understand the laws of riba. For example, are phone contracts haram? Are scholarships haram? Is insurance haram? How can I ...
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What if I have swore in anger?

I have swore about a thing in anger. I don't actually wanted to swear, but situation and my anger made me do that. My question is do I need to fulfill the promise or I can break it?
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Double minded about buying meat/chicken

I am double minded about Ordering food from a grilled chicken shop. I see many muslim brothers going there to eat now and then as the shop owner claim their chicken is halal. Shop owner is non-mulim, ...
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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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Can a girl marry her sister's husband?

One man married a girl. After marriage, the wife became mentally ill. She had two children who lived with their khala (aunt). Now 12 years of marriage have passed but there is no improvement in the ...
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Being good friends with a female classmate? [duplicate]

I am a graduate school student at a college and am living in a dorm. Over the last year, I've become good friends with a lady in my program. We have not done anything romantic nor do I plan to. ...
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Is it wrong for a Muslimah to address her husband by his name?

Here, in the Indian sub-continent, it is considered wrong for a Muslim woman to address her husband by his name. So she may not address him by his name like, say (assuming the man's name is Abdullah), ...
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What is the punishment for watching movies and looking at a girl in islaam?

I know that if you see something wrong that is movies or to a (numuharram) girl unintentionally and you move away you'r eye's from that then there is no punishment and it will not be considered as ...
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Hijab and Freedom Of Choice [duplicate]

According to the Islamic viewpoint Is the government entitled to force women to observe Hijab in the society? knowing that "there is no compulsion in religion" why Hijab is being enforced in some ...
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Is it true that Hazrat Fatima (R.A) soul was taken by ALLAH Himself

Salam, I have attached a file which is circulating through facebook alot these days. I would like to know that is the information provided in the file wrong ? because it is against the basic ...
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Zakat on same wealth for every year

Assalam Alaikum, This is my first time here and I've tried looking around for this topic but was unable to get results on google with reliable source hence I thought of asking it here. Now I do know ...
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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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Does reblogging the statement “You are the one, the one and the only one” make you a mushrik?

I've reblogged a photo on my blog, and in the photo was figured an actress saying these words: "You are the one, the one and the only one" Did I do shirk? I posted this unknowingly and my goal was ...
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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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What should I do when I fall in love? [closed]

Assalam-o-Alaikum. I am 19 years old. I have fallen in love with a girl who reads in the same institute as I. She is a Hafiza and has a great character. She is very intelligent and I am a moderate ...
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What is the procedure of salat in case of injury in leg making it difficult (opens the wound) to perform sajdah?

I have an injury in my left foot downwards from knee. I can easily walk and run but while in salat in the state of sajdah when the injury is touching floor it hurts and also stretches which tends to ...
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Is there a prescribed punishment for eavesdropping on your spouse

If a husband consistently eavesdrops on his wife's phone calls with her family without her permission or knowledge and without any specific reason, is there a _shar`i) consequence for this? What about ...
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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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Evil life compared to a good life

Salam, My question is imagine person A has committed sins all their life and major sins but is muslim still and person B is God fearing, sincere, does all the islamic obligations. So the good deeds ...