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Working for meat supplier as a software developer

Can i work for a company who sells Beaf and Lamb meat (not pork) as software developer? Company don't sell pork but their meat is not slaughtered in islamic way? They also sell pet food. My role ...
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What is the ruling of professorial-beard?

I am aware that it is Haram to be clean-shaven and Muslim men ought not to shave their beard completely, but I'd like to know if it is Haram to shave the beard like "professorial beard"? I mean a ...
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Prayer problem / time

In school I can't pray dhuhr and sometimes asr prayer also because I stay back late so what should I do I'm afraid it's not acceptable to pray these prayers late all the time . Before I wasn't ...
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I ate gelatin without knowing, what do I do?

I am a recently converted Muslim. I usually read the ingredients on everything I pick up, especially that in which contains jelly texture and frosting. Previously I got sick and was worried that I had ...
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Friday (Jummah) Prayers on a vacation trip

Assalamu alaikkum everyone! I just wanted to clarify the doubt that I have as what the title says. Not that I eagerly wanted to join the trip, but I've some official work to complete too. To make ...
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buying a lost iphone from someone

My friend want to sell an iphone to me. He claims, he found it lost on a plane. My friend is non-muslim and he used this phone for some time now he plans to sell it I am buying it from my friend with ...
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Panties for Men in Islam

Ok, so I don't get one thing. Are men allowed to wear panties (if they choose to) in Islam? I don't see any rule prohibiting this except the fact that cross dressing is haram. But to be honest, men's ...
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Is regular bath considered as a valid Ghusl?

For long time I thought that taking a normal bath while passing water over the all body is accepted as a valid Ghusl. But I became doubtful last days after reading some informations on the Internet. ...
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Does involuntary writing divorce 3 times on a paper count?

My husband's family forced my husband write divorce 3 times on a paper even though he didn't want to do it. He did not give me that paper, I was upstairs at that time. Does that count as a divorce?
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Is it Haram or Makruh to use the office's phone (without the permission of the boss) to talk with our family? (Shia view)

I have heard that it is not permissible to use the phone of the office in talking with the families or relatives, since it is not a personal device. (if you do it without the permission of the boss) ...
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According to Shia Islam, is it permissible to speak by mobile phone during the time of working?

I have heard that it would make some problem or sin if we speak by our mobile phone when we are working at our office (during our work time). Seemingly, since they have employed us to do the acts ...
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Land Purchased from Haram money

I lived in one country for 4 years and due to some family issues i came back to my home country for good. I was advised by many friends to take loan while leaving the country. As I was not much into ...
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Is working for a bank as a software engineer Haram?

If I have to work as a software engineer in a banking company is it Haram? I have this doubt because , that bank will be working solely on the basis of interest , which is Haram I am an active part ...
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Is it permissible to marry in the month of Safar? [on hold]

Is it permissible to marry in the month of Safar? As it is said that in the months of Muharram and Safar marriage should not take place. Can any one please explain it with reference whether it is ...
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Is it permissible to marry one's niece?

My maternal grandfather (grandfather) married two women and my mother was from the second wife and I have an aunt who is from the first wife of my grandfather. Now I am in love with a girl who is the ...
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I have a question regarding the rights of wives

So i heard that if the wife is angry or if she ignores her husband n refuses to sleep with him at night then angels curses her all night but what if the husband did something due to which he deserves ...
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Watching a songs on TV vs watching live dancing girls ? Same sin w.r.t Islam

Watching a song with girl dancing in it on youtube and watching a Mujra or live dancing in a club .. Is it exactly the same thing and sin is calculated equally ? Need answer and opinions on this ! -In ...
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What is the definition of “needy” according to Islam?

As you know, there are plenty of Thawab(reward) in aiding poor people. In fact, there are plenty of traditions concerning alms-giving to the needy people. As all of us know, a needy person is a person ...
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Importance of Qul

I have read that there is no importance to Qul/Khatam or Barsi, but people do it. When someone do Qul of a deceased one, what should one recite? I don't know Arabic Quran so what else can I do? And if ...
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is it permissible for boys to watch sport matches of girls via Television ? (Shi'a View)

I was wondering if it is permissible for boys to watch the sport matches which their players are young girls. Note: I’m looking for the viewpoint of Shi'a about it.
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Is there any hadith regarding the punishment of women who do not wear Hijab? [closed]

As an Islamic rule, there must be a punishment for the women who do not observe the Islamic code. I mean the women who do not wear Hijab. So, my question is that is there any tradition regarding the ...
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Problem in marrying a bohra girl

I am hindu. My girl friend is Bohra from Udaipur, India. We have a relation of 4 years. We asked her parents for our marriage. Following is their response "As per quoran- A bohra man can marry hindu ...
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Will houri be available to people in Jannat?

Salam, I have heard many times through many people that if one does follow all the necessary Islamic laws and happens to be placed in Jannat(heaven), then the man will receive hoor(Houri) (very ...
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Intercourse with lactating wife

Is it permissible to engage in intercourse with your wife if she is lactating?
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Matters which are in doubt of being Haram or Halal?

Throughout a persons life we may encounter situations where we have to make choices and we may not be sure of these choices of being Halal or Haram, we may try and apply logic to apply this through ...
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what exactly being a muslim means?

Salam all , Can someone please give a brief answer containing a few major and main responsibility which is a must and sufficient enough to make a Muslim. please provide the reference as well.
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Is it allowed to marry an older woman?

In Islam is it allowed to marry a women who is older than the man? What is the Islamic view on this?
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If someone dies doing something risky is it suicide?

Something i have always been wondering about, people tend to do a lot of risky things which may have fatal consequences and they are aware of that, but happen to do it any way. Such acts can be ...
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Question about rape

I've found the following fatwa which shows rulings for the punishment of rape: http://islamqa.info/en/158282 I have a question about the following section: A woman’s claim to have been forced ...
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Ghusl (Taking Bath) and islam [duplicate]

I know ghusal (taking bath) is compulsory after sex. but I what will I do during winter? If I bath at night or before Morning Prayer, I will be sick . Is there any permissible way in this situation?
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How can we stop our homosexual tendency? Is there any dua for it? [closed]

As I am suffering from homosexuality, what is the Islamic treatment for it? Can you give me some dua/prayer for it?
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Is there any rule in Islam that without my parents acceptance I can't convert to Islam?

I want to convert to Islam and the biggest problem for me is my parents they will never accept my decision. Is there any rule in Islam that without my parents acceptance I can't convert to Islam? If ...
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Is interest entirely haram or can there be exceptions under neccesity?

A query in similar to a question posted on this site (Is interest-based educational loan allowed? ) (this may seem like a similar question, but from a clear angle). Allah says: “Those who devour ...
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What does Islam say about Agnostics?

Some groups of agnostics do not deny the existence of Allah, but neither approve it. There are some other who approve it directly but do not feel responsible for doing anything about the fact that ...
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Marriage Alliance- Whether I can see and talk to the girl before marriage in personal?

I got an alliance from Muslim family. I am Thameem engineer working in IT. As I got an alliance proposal whether I can see the Girl in-Personal in her house and talk to her. So, that I can understand ...
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Why do sunnis have a different ablution than what is stated in the Quran? [closed]

Why do sunnis have a different ablutions than what is stated in the Quran? For example in 6th aya of Surah Maeda we have: يا أَيهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِذا قُمْتُمْ إِلَى الصَّلاةِ فَاغْسِلُوا ...
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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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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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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 ...