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

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

I would like to learn more about any Islamic precepts that mandate that Muslims organize their society as an Islamic state governed by the Sharia. Are there such precepts and where are they ...
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Is breaking the wind (fart) invalidates the Wudhu? [on hold]

In accordance with the Fatwa(ruling) of Shia scholars, breaking the wind will invalidates the Wudhu. Perhaps because it void the cleanliness of Wudhu. But I have heard that according to the viewpoint ...
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Does a Muslim need to always search for truth? [closed]

This little state, the Islamic State...such a small state... I think and I wonder why would the entire earth attack this tiny little state??? Why would all these nations with super advanced weaponry ...
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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 ...
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How to deal with blackmagic?

One of my relative , is so jealous of my success, that she(my father->brother->wife) does black magic, on us. Many people tell us , that she does black magic on us. Many times my parents and I have ...
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Is Mawlid allowed in Islam

prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in his last summon said that "i left with you 2 things .1- Qur'an ,2- Hadis. as long as you stick to these 2 things, you wont be distracted." neither in Qur'an nor in Hadith ...
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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 ...
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Is it OK to eat grasshopper?

I have seen in some news and also in some movie tracks that some people eat grasshopper. Even it is sold as a common food in some cities. e.g. http://www.rouzegareno.ir/fa/news/5317/ I want to know ...
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Is it permissible to eat lizard?

I have heard that some people in some countries used to eat lizard. Of course I don't know if they still eat that. So I was wondering if it is counted as a Halal animal (or insect)? Or its meat is ...
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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? ...
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Dream interpretations [migrated]

As I am aware that this site closes questions on dream interpretations, where can people post their questions with regards to dreams. This is a islamic site and dreams have meanings behind which can ...
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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 ...
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Quranic name for baby boy [closed]

Assalamu Alaikkum, Jazzakumu Allahu Khair. By the grace of Allah, Recently my wife has delivered a baby BOY. Alhamdulillah. I wish to call to my kid with a rarest Arabic name. (Quran). But ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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 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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Punishment for Breaking Ties in Islam [closed]

Assalamualaykum, I've an question in my mind, that making me feeling guilty alot. Me and my brother stopped talking for long years since from when i was in school after some misunderstanding. I didn ...
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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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Does Islam allow cruel treatment of animal in industrial farms

The animals in big industrial farms are treated very poorly. What is the Islamic view on this area, and is it OK to eat these products.
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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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Can we edit photos and add text on it? Is it halal?

Assalamu alaikum, I'm running a blog with some articles and Islamic photos in it. Was just wondering if we can add text on photos(humans, animals) just for fun? Just to make people laugh.. Like ...
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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(Halal) 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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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 is the ruling of shaking-hands with a non-mahram who is non-Muslim?

As far as I can remember, it is Haram for men to shake hands with women who are Muslims. But I'd like to know if it is Haram for men to shake hands with non-Muslim women as well? Looking for a ...
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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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What to do when a Muslim convert husband claimed to be a non-Muslim out of anger?

I’m a Muslim. I’m married to a man who converted to Islam before we got married. We have now been married for 11 years. In one of his mobile text messages to me, out of anger he said that he is not a ...
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Is stoning to death the usual punishment for married adulterers in Islam? [closed]

It seems to me from my research that this is the case, but I have heard Muslims say that things are not so severe. What actually happens, and is it different in different jurisdictions? Which Muslim ...
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Islamic law regarding a girl studying abroad

Does Islam permits a Muslim girl to go abroad/overseas and study in the absence of a maharem?
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Do all Muslims living in Australia follow sharia law?

Do all Muslims living in Australia follow Sharia law? In the following interview (disclaimer: may be offensive), I'm not focusing on the statements by politician Jacqui Lambie, but the statements ...
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the issue of triple talaq

IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, THE MOST GRACIOUS, THE MOST MERCIFUL. Dear Sir, I have a situation on which I required interpretation, only in light of the Holy Quran and Sunnah, which pertains to triple ...
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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 ...