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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 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 to ...
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Difference in lailatul qadr and its sawab [duplicate]

It is bit complicated and my English is not very good but I will try to explain it. I live in Pakistan and we do not follow Saudi Arabia Islamic calender. Our Ramadan starts after Saudi Arabia. There ...
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What Should I do With My Father? [on hold]

My father is a practicing muslim. But he hates his parents that he won't even tell them that he is going to mekkah. After got back from mekkah, he scolded my grandma for stupid things like he scolded ...
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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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Our religious obligation to the Muslims in Palestine [closed]

If you review the news, you see that in Palestine many people injured or killed. According to the news until now in Israel's attack to Gaza about 170 persons killed and most of 900 persons injured. ...
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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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Am I cursed for using my dad's income which is generated from selling alcohol?

I am only 16 years old. My father is a non-practicing Muslim that sells alcohol and other haram items. I have no other resource of income besides my father.I know the Quran says to obey our parents, ...
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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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Should we trust on the answers found here for Islamic questions [migrated]

Well I was thinking, though this site provides a ground to ask the Islamic questions here and get informed for what we seek, but should we accept and follow the replies we get here? My personal ...
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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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What should a muslim do if he can't perform 'ightisal'?

What should a muslim do if he can't perform 'ightisal'? What are the alternatives? Thanks.
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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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Procedure of salat in case of injury

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 ...
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Do I have the right to marry individually in the manner I desire, against the will of my parents?

I am a born Muslim living in Canada. Six months from now, me and my 3 siblings are about to get married. My father claims that the marriage will be 'Islamic' but wants to spend thousands on dresses of ...
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Christian accuse Quran for having contradiction in ruling regarding wine

For contradiction in the Quran I will give you just one example: OK to drink wine (4:43): يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا لَا تَقْرَبُوا الصَّلَاةَ وَأَنتُمْ سُكَارَىٰ حَتَّىٰ تَعْلَمُوا مَا ...
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What should be the Muslims attitude towards ex muslims [duplicate]

In an Islamic country, if a muslim changes his/her religion, what should be the muslims attitude towards the person? Actually I am told by someone(who quoted a Hadith) that such persons should be ...
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Not being able to maintain Wudu during Ramadan for Taraweeh prayer

When I don't eat, my body builds up a lot of gas. During Ramadan, I have this problem where I'm not able to maintain my Wudu for Taraweeh later at night. Trying to maintain it is actually bad for my ...
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What is supposed to be given in the aqeeqah of a baby boy and girl? Is it the same if not given on the 7th day of birth?

My sister gave birth to a baby boy last year in March. We couldn't give his aqeeqah because of the baby's illness. This answer says that the aqeeqah has to be given on the 7th day. Question: What ...
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Why does the Shia and Sunni viewpoint differ on the concept of Khums? And what are those differences?

What's the difference between the viewpoint of Shia and Sunni about Khums? And why? Although the verse from which the rule of Khums is clear, the idea of Shia and Sunni about this rule is completely ...
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Why did Umar (RA) forbid Mutah (temporary marriage) after the death of the prophet?

I heard that Umar(RA) forbid Mutah marriage after the death of the Prophet(PBUH) and Abu Baker. Is this true? Looking for answers from Sunni authentic sources.
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In states that have welfare funded through taxation is Zakat still obligatory?

Zakat, as I understand it is for funding charity to the poor in the Ummah. If one however lives in a state which has welfare funded through taxation, and one is a tax-payer, is it still neccessary to ...
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Organ donation from a non-Muslim to a Muslim

I was reading this question about the permissibility of Organ donation in Islam. The answer is very detailed and helpful. So it got me thinking about whether a non-Muslim, say a Hindu or a Jew, can ...
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Do the caliphs have the right to alter an Islamic ruling established by the Holy Prophet (PBUH)?

Do Prophet's successors have the right to alter or abolish parts of Prophet's Sunnah or Sharia Law? The second caliph Umar bin al-Khattab (رضی الله عنه), for example, is known for having forbidden ...
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Is checking the “I have read..” check box considered lying?

Some websites ask to check a check box that says: I have read and agree to the terms I always agree to such things without reading them. Would it be haram if I checked the box even though I ...
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What's the opinion of your eminence about non-authenticated marriage, is it legal or illegal?

non-authenticated marriage, is it legal or illegal in islam Non-authenticated marriage as it happens these days
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Is watching cartoons Haram?

When I was a kid, I have watched a lot of cartoons. Now I don't have time to watch it. But I have many friends who are still watching it, post a picture and video on their social network and always ...
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Non-Mahram communication via sms, email, facebook, social gatherings

Assalamu Alaikum, I know we cant talk with non-mahram but the fact is when we are studying at a college its however impossible so we are advised limit the communication to only what is important and ...
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How should a Muslim react to oppression toward other Muslims?

If a muslim believes that other Muslims in their domestic country or outside of their borders are oppressed phsyically or mentally by, how should Muslims react to it?
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How halal banks give private consumption loans that don't earn profits?

While searching for "How did Muslims operate Halal banks if there is no interest". I came to know that banks take some portions/share of profit. My question is that, how do they manage the share or ...
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Is attending a school prom or formal event forbidden in Islam?

I am a female Muslim and a senior this year. Yesterday was our school prom and I decided to go. I still wore my Hijab and none of my skin was showing. Even though they allowed me to go, my parents ...
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Many typing forms for some Islamic terminologies

I am bit confused about this. I've seen some people type some Islamic terminologies in English using different forms. For example: Salams or AA (shorten form of Assalamu Alaikum) insha allah, in sha ...