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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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how I can plant rayhan herbs? [on hold]

how I can plant rayhan herbs? rayhan is basil I think , in english, it is not easy to get fresh here in egypt or even dry, at least here in this city, if you please, can advice me how i can plant it ...
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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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marrying a woman who is older than man?

Marrying a woman who is older than man. Is allowed in Islam to marry a women who is older than man ? What is the Islam 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 to be straight/not gay [closed]

Assalamualaikum, I am 14 years old and gay. I am not proud of it at all, sometimes i think about ending my own life, but Allah forbids it. So my question is 'why did Allah make me this way', 'how do ...
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How can we stop our homosexual tendency? Is there any dua for it?

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 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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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.