Sharia (Islamic Law) based on the teachings of the Qur'an and Sunnah.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

0
votes
1answer
25 views

Why the most disliked places on Earth are the bazaars?

Saw it somewhere that...."It is also stated that the most liked of places on Earth are the Masjids and the most disliked places on Earth are the bazaars." Found it below: ...
0
votes
0answers
91 views

Why did Mohammad had a special privilege of marriage?

According to 33:50 Mohammed had a special privilege of marrying women: O Prophet! We have made lawful to thee thy wives to whom thou hast paid their dowers; and those whom thy right hand possesses ...
-2
votes
1answer
31 views

Does Islam promote, and or enforce stereotypes on males and females?

Does Islam promote, and or enforce stereotypes on males and females? Two examples are (but not limited to): Females should or must lack a university level education, and focus on housework. Males ...
-2
votes
1answer
77 views

Ghusul after sex

Asslamualaikum I recently found out on this site that if penetration of the penis in the vagina needs ghusul to be pure again eeven if either partner did not ejaculate. I did not know this for a long ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

Is it allowed for a Jew to pray in mosques? [duplicate]

I read somewhere that Jews can pray in mosques according to their rabbis but not in churches as churches according to their rabbis are places of Idolatry , but does Islam allow a Jew to pray in ...
3
votes
2answers
78 views

Is it allowed for an Islamic state to demand ransom from non-Muslims?

Is it allowed by Islam for an Islamic state to demand ransom from non-Muslims to return others taken as prisoners? Do they need to be formally at war?
2
votes
0answers
35 views

Is it permissible to take a supplement that contains an ingredient derived from pork?

.. even if its needed as part of a treatment process? I want to take an HCL and digestive enzymes supplement that contain pepsin. From what I read, pepsin is needed to restore HCL acid in the ...
-1
votes
0answers
15 views

Physical Interactions in a Boy-Girl Relationship [duplicate]

If one does not take it to the extent of intercourse, is kissing, touching hands and all permissible?
1
vote
0answers
51 views

Is there any islamic justification for killing the other Muslims with different Sharia'? [closed]

There are different branches in the Islamic culture that have lived peacefully for most of the past history. It seems however there is an idea growing in some Muslim groups that they can kill the ...
6
votes
3answers
185 views

How did ibn Saud have so many wives?

I have always understood that a Muslim man is limited to four wives. I recently learned that ibn Saud had 24 wives . How is this possible? Did he receive special dispensation, or did he simply ...
1
vote
3answers
174 views

Why are depictions of The Prophet offensive? [closed]

Could someone please explain to a Non-Muslim why the depiction of The Prophet Muhammad is so offensive to Muslims? I know it is, I just don't understand why. Also I know when Muslims use his name ...
3
votes
1answer
73 views

How do I payback the debt I owed to my deceased mother?

I am a Muslim living in the UK. My mother borrowed me £25,000 so I could pay off my remaining mortgage in full. It was agreed that I would pay it back in instalments. Nothing was written down in the ...
3
votes
0answers
207 views

Who decides who can carry out executions of those who mock the Prophet Mohammad?

I have read this islamicQA piece and learned that making fun of the Prophet Mohammad is punishable by death. In the Hadith, there are numerous acts carried out by regular people upon those who do so. ...
2
votes
1answer
78 views

Can a temple be built in place of a Masjid?

As Salaam Alikum, In a case in India year 1992, some Hindus claim that a Masjid (mosque) Babri, was built over the birth place of their lord Ram. So they demolished the Masjid, which gave rise to ...
5
votes
2answers
134 views

Does Islam allow killing of Innocent individuals, if the tribe has committed some crime?

According to this hadith: "Narrated Atiyyah al-Qurazi: I was among the captives of Banu Qurayzah. They (the Companions) examined us, and those who had begun to grow hair (pubes) were killed, and ...
2
votes
1answer
66 views

Is marriage without the woman or her family present allowed by Islamic sharia?

Is it possible for a man and woman to marry when both of them are far and not in the presence of their family? The man will arrange the papers for marriage, without the presence of the woman or her ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Exposing awrah to the ground when praying

As-salamu-alikum, I just want to clarify that is it okay to pray when our awrah is exposed to the ground? for example, wearing thope without an under garment/ sarong wrap without under garment / ...
2
votes
1answer
48 views

Change Citizenship in Islam perspective

I want my future family have a good Islamic Environment. To make it short, in Islam perspective, is it allowed for me to change citizenship? or it is better to make my home country better? Syukron ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

question on thefts

An employer found out that his worker has been stealing money from his business for some time. Though he has not caught him red handed, the overwhelming circumstantial evidences leaves no doubt at all ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Throwing stones at rabid dogs for self defence

Is hurting an animal for self defense allowed in Islam. Our local government has failed to control dog population in our city with over a 100,000 dogs roaming around alot of them being rabid, often ...
1
vote
2answers
187 views

Is helping a female in a accident allowed

I was recently at an accident scene with my friends, A school-girl hit by a bike, My friends and I rushed to help her, She had hurt her ankle, and my friend assisted her to walk for few steps until ...
1
vote
0answers
111 views

Are 'vocals only' nasheeds of Maher Zain permissible to listen to?

I recently learned that a nasheed is haram to listen to if it has sound effects which sound like musical instruments even if they are 'vocals only' (source). However, I don't have much idea about ...
1
vote
1answer
57 views

Can someone marry to the Step Mother's sister?

The guy was not breast feeder when his father got a new mother for him. Can he get married to the sister of the new mother? the boy was matured when his father got marred to this lady)
1
vote
1answer
121 views

As we can not trim or alter our eyebrows, what about the hair in between (unibrow)?

As we can not trim or alter our eyebrows, what about the hair in between (unibrow)? Is it permissible to thread the hair that is between our eyebrows? (for men)
-1
votes
1answer
30 views

How to learn Islamic aqeda?

How to learn islamic pure aqeda on the ahlosunnahwaljama'a and salaf way where the leadership is for quran and sunnah with no impurities which is based only on believing the tells and obeying the ...
0
votes
2answers
46 views

How to perform Qaza salat or namaz?

I was wondering how can I perform my Qaza salat. I mean how many rakat salat do i have to pray for Fajr,Zuhr,Asr,Magrib and Isha. And what time do i have to perform it?
0
votes
1answer
59 views

What to do if clothes have dried urine on them?

I have a problem that i often fear i passed a small amount of urine during my prayer. This happens so often that i tend to store the clothes i fear may have the impurity on them in my room and not ...
5
votes
2answers
153 views

Biology In Islam - Reproduction

In chapter 86 verse 7 & 8 it is written that "He was created from a fluid, ejected," "Emerging from between the backbone and the ribs." But as far as I know the semen is produced by the seminal ...
0
votes
1answer
889 views

Is doggie style sex allowed?

Need to know what the ruling is on doggie style sex in the vagina? I know that anal sex is forbidden but I am asking about vaginal intercourse from behind.
3
votes
1answer
211 views

Marriage between a Shia boy and a Sunni girl

Can a Shia boy marry a Sunni girl, according to the Sharia laws? There is a Sunni girl that I know who really likes a Shia boy, and he likes her too. She was asking me today if it i permissible or ...
2
votes
2answers
132 views

Does Islam require that its followers enforce Islamic Government ruled by Sharia?

I would like to learn more about any Islamic precepts which mandate that Muslims organize their society as an Islamic state governed by the Sharia. Are there such precepts and where are they ...
1
vote
3answers
60 views

is taking donations for a free app ok?

I have made some apps which are completely free to download and use. Is it OK to allow users to donate to me for my work, at no benefit to them? The reason I'm in doubt is because the users who ...
0
votes
2answers
134 views

is it permissible for a Muslim to kill another Muslim out of self defense

I ask this question is in concern that the story of habu and kabu when the first murder on earth happened between mankind. In that case, one side didn't fight back the murder but simply warn the other ...
0
votes
1answer
129 views

What Is the ruling of long-mustache?

What is the reason that some people (specifically some of Arab and Kurd people) keep their Mustache long, but cut their beard. Well, my question is that whether it is considered as an Islamic custom? ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

Ornaments to Aid Memory

Is it Haram to tie a tiny knot around your finger or wear a rubber band around your hand solely for the reason of trying to remember something constantly so that it becomes habit? For example : A man ...
2
votes
1answer
53 views

What is the ruling of touching the logo (slogan) of Allah? (Like Allah as the slogan of Iran Flag) (Shia view)

As you can see, there are some logos (slogans) of the word Allah on many things such as flags. For instance there is a slogan of it on the flag of Islamic republic of Iran. I wonder if it is Halal if ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

What is the ruling of touching the logo (slogan) of Allah? (Like Allah as the slogan of Iran Flag) (Sunni view)

As you can see, there are some logos (slogans) of the word Allah on many things such as flags. For instance there is a slogan of it on the flag of Islamic republic of Iran. I wonder if it is Halal if ...
1
vote
0answers
72 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
84 views

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 ...
-1
votes
2answers
75 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
131 views

Is it haram to have a trial marriage in Islam?

A brother and I want to get married. Yet, my parents (who are not Muslim) are worried I have not found the right man. There have been a number of divorces in the family. However, I want to show ...
2
votes
1answer
84 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Can be books used if they are touched by impure things?and how?

If impurities like urine, feces, blood and other impure things fall on the pages of many books, will those books be usable or forever rendered unusable? For example, can one pray salah after reading ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
133 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
140 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
79 views

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?
-1
votes
1answer
71 views

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) ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
192 views

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 ...