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Are there Muslim and Non-Muslim jinns?

I have heard that jinns can make you see things that are not there and scare you. Then I heard someone say that one of their friends keep getting scared and there is jinn that wont let them perform ...
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Is it compulsory to obey Mazhab? [closed]

We know there are 4 Mazhabs in Islam inaugurated by 4 Imams. These are Hanafi, Maleki, Shafee, Hamboli. I know that it is obligatory to obey one of them as it has been decided by the specialists of ...
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Does Islam permit Muslim men to Marry Christian women? [duplicate]

My boyfriend is Muslim and I am Christian. Will I ever be accepted into his family and be allowed to Marry him if we reach that stage. I know the differences between Christianity and Islam however I ...
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What is significance of 786? [duplicate]

What is 786? Why is it written om every muslim house? What is its significance? I've heard that is prevalent only in Indian subcontinent. Some say it is Bismillah but what exactly is it? Any useful ...
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Does one have to say the Shahada, even if one is born a muslim?

If one is born a muslim, does that person still has to say the Shahada, or he/she won't be considered a muslim?
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Masturbation and will i be punished ?

When I was young ( like really young ) I discovered the feeling of masturbation, my mom always told me that it was not allowed for me to look at other peoples parts i didn't know it was HARAM so i ...
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Is it obligatory for a Muslim to help Muslims in need in another country?

Suppose some Muslims in another country need help, e.g. in a war, in an earthquake. Is it obligatory for Muslims in other country to help them? What about a situation when the government, who could ...
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does changing clothes breaks wudu?

Assalam Va Allaikum does it break my wudu if: I use a towel and change my clothes I become completely naked and then wear the fresh clothes
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Meaning of the hadith [Muslim] Book 1, Hadith 532

What does the following hadith mean: Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: Messenger of Allah () said, "He who begs to increase his riches is in fact asking only for a ...
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How to handle anger on siblings?

Assalamualaikum! I get angry on my brothers or some times on sister or even on cousins for their behaviour with me. When they don't talk with me or when they don't care of my point of view or say me ...
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Is it permitted to lie if you love some one and want to get married to them

If a Muslim woman committed a sin with a man, and on confession to her boyfriend he no longer wants to marry her, is it permissible to lie to him and say it was all untrue? She would like to marry ...
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Is it correct to use Al-Haj before the name of persons who completed their haj?

I saw most of the muslims who were completed their Hajj, add the prefix Al-Haj or Hajito their names like adding Al-Hafiz to those who finished memorizing the whole Al-Quran. Haji is an honorific ...
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What is the view of islam about transgender people?

What is the view of islam about transgender/Bigender people? Are they considered as muslims? anyone who pronounces the shahada a muslim means, my questions are Some rules in islam(like ...
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Was a registry of Muslims maintained in past?

It is required in Islam to pay the zakat and other obligations towards the leader of the Muslims, for this a registry of Muslims is essential was such a registry maintained by the Muslims of the time ...
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What is the view of islam about luck?

How the thing "luck" is viewed in Islam? Most of the times, we used to say in our words by luck, it's your luck, depends on luck How these words should be used by a muslim? Is it permitted to ...
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What will be the fate of a nonpracticing Mushrik or a practicing Ahle-Kitab in the next life?

If a nonpracticing Mushrik or a practicing Ahle-Kitab or a nonpracticing Muslim lives an honest life, doesn't do any harm to anybody with his actions and with his words and engages his entire life ...
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“As-Salāmu `Alaykum” for non-Muslims?

Is it proper to greet a non-Muslim with "As-Salāmu Alaykum" (Peace be upon you) or respond with "wa alaykumu s-salāmu wa rahmatu l-lāhi wa barakātuh" (may peace, mercy and blessings of God be upon ...
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In case of confusion and controversies, is there an Islamic authority that has a ruling to address the issue?

New and complicated problems arise every now and then. They are almost bound with the time. In case an issue arises, Is there any Muslim body/school who can resolve the issue, by offering their own ...
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Is Jihad an obligation for all muslims?

As the question states is Jihad an obligation for all muslims? And if so, are there different forms of Jihad which muslims can perform?
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How one converts to islam from another religion?

If one person decides to convert to Islam from another religion, can that person declare himself as Muslim, and be Muslim, or Is there specific rituals/ways when converting to Islam?
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What is a “Muslim” (surrendered) and what is a “Mumin” (believer/safe)?

In the Quran, two terms are used to refer to those on the straight path (suratal mustakeem): muslim and mumin. What are some similarities and differences between "muslim" and "mumin"? In the Quran, ...