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Questions about determining permissibility: "Is X haram/sinful/forbidden?", "How haram is X?", "Under what conditions is X haram?". (Do not use this tag by itself; add the relevant tags for X.)

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Is chocolate haram since the average bar apparently has 8 insect parts?

The FDA allows up to 60 insect parts per 100 grams of chocolate. Since all insects (except locusts) are considered haram would consuming these chocolates be haram too. Since it is hard for the ...
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Is shellac considered haram even if the alcohol dissapears and it is mixed with another substance such as carnauba wax?

On so many popular candy brands I have noticed they contain shellac as a coating. While researching the process of shellac I saw that they add denatured alcohol to dissolve it. A percentage of the ...
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Competitions which have an entry fee halal?

There are different competitions which offer huge prizes but have some entry fee. It closely resemble lottery with an exception that you can only be rewarded after successful testing of your skill or ...
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Is it halal/haram to create a chatbot

If recreating god creation is haram ( such as drawing living thing , sculpture , ect .. ) , is chatbot also included in "recreating god creation" ?
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How does one decide if the meat is halal if he doesn't witness the slaughter?

Anyone can make a claim that a food is halaal. There are food and imported meat that are certified halaal. But, these are imported from Muslim minority countries (like imported chicken from Brazil). ...
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If i work as a servant of a man whos income source is haram, is it haram to work?

I want to work as a servant of a man, who works at a bank. I know his income is not halal. So, if i works for that man, will my income be haram also?
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drawing a creature which doesn't exist in real life

is it okay draw animals which don't exist? i mean, fantasy creatures which allah S.W.T has not created like pokemons for example...they are clearly non living creatures...and the like of those ...
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How bad a sin is looking at other 's awrah?

Looking at other's awrah is a sin. But specifically speaking, what is the level of intensity of this sin? What do the Qur'an and Hadith indicate about this matter? I saw somewhere that Rasulullah (S....
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Is it OK to wear loose pant without undergarment while going out?

I am wearing loose pants (night pants) without underwear at night. In morning when I wake up, I will go to nearby house to get my food. At this time I will go with the dress that I worn at night. Is ...
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What makes oral sex haraam?

It could be argued some may wish to do anal using a condom what's the problem but we have explicit text in Hadith it is haraam. So why not same for oral? Some may think it's perfectly fine and I'm ...
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Is masturbation allowed in some cases?

So I'm 14 and I have a very high sexual tension and I'm mature. I pray every day try and work out have nice and helpful friend, and I'm going to islam after hours (learn koran and arabic) and passed ...
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Differentiating menstruation blood with virgin blood

Assalamualaikum. Yesterday was my wedding day. My wife was having her period in the past week but she said it was over and then she did take junub bath or major ablution. But when we start to have ...
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Feeding breastmilk purchased from store

Since foster relations are treated as blood relations in marital matters and buying breastmilk from a store to feed your infant doesn't tell you who the foster mother is, is it regarded as forbidden? ...
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Is sarcasm prohibited in Islam?

When being sarcastic, usually what is being said is opposite to the truth but in an expression or tone which can give away that one is being sarcastic. So is it considered forbidden and same as lying?
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What is considered 'insulting a Muslim'? And is it a sin? If so, is it a minor or major scene?

Assalamu 'Alaikum, My question is kinda lengthy here. So, the important question is regarding a situation. So, there was this guy who bought a wrong book, since it had the same name but the book ...
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Protected oral sex (with condom / dental dam) allowed?

With the objections of particularly the sexual fluids such as vaginal secretions, pre-ejaculate and semen entering the mouth and swallowing do any scholars find oral sex of the man with a (flavoured) ...
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Can a muslim keep jewellery organizer hand for organizing ring and bangles in home

Assalamwalekum warehmatullahi wabarakatahu All, This is emami. I had a question with organizing rings and bangle using stand that looks like hand. Can a muslim keep jewellery organizer hand for ...
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Bought something with haram money and its still in use

I earned some money through Youtube and used that money to buy a phone some of the money was also added by my father not all of it was from Youtube and also gave some of it as Sadqa. I later came to ...
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Is finding fault in food a sin or is it makrooh?

Assalamu 'Alaikum, I had come across this hadith, which states that Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) never found fault in his food. Abiding by this principle, I always tried not to find any fault in the food ...
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Accidentally used haram money? Is it okay?

I started a Youtube channel and I used to upload videos on it like how to get free games but you did not actually get free games, it was kind of fake. I earned money from it and all types of ads were ...
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Is It Okay To Use the Content of Scholars Or Hadith To Earn Money on Youtube?

Is it okay to earn money by uploading the content of scholars like Molana Tariq Jameel Bayan or Noman Khan etc on Youtube Or Can I record a Hadith in my Voice by reading it from a book and earn from ...
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Pork byproducts in different names

Assalamu 'alaikum, I have a difficulty for keeping my body pure and sometimes I feel it is very hard to keep it like that. Because these days almost every product is related to some animal origin, ...
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Gold for Men in Islam

As we all know, it is said in a hadith that men cannot wear gold. However, I have a question with regards to this: Firstly, I remember somewhere in the Quran that it says that the Prophet saw cannot ...
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Can I marry my sister's step son? [duplicate]

My sister married a divorced man with 3 children and his first child is the same age as me. Is it haraam for me to marry him?
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Internship in a commodity trading firm halal or haram?

I am doing internship in a commodity trading firm that engages in forward and future contracts along with normal trade. I didn't know of this (forward/futures and their haram nature) before joining ...
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Is Non-vegetarian Cheese halal

My question is specifically regarding Pesto I have been having for a few weeks, until last Friday when I noticed the words Non vegetarian cheese. Please see this image: I am wondering whether to ...
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Is film making not based on any islamic message but a social message in general times allowed? [closed]

I am studying film and television. I have seen that promoting Islam is acceptable but what if my message is more of a social message, or my film is an art film and totally abstract in nature. What if ...
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Committed zina and I regret it. Need advice and guidance [closed]

Salamalaikum to everyone. I’ll just get straight to the point it’s a bit long so I’ll try and keep it short. I am 21 years old and converted to Islam a few years ago. Everything was amazing, I felt ...
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Halal Food in the US

Salam, It is clear from the Quran that halal meat is that where the animal has been sacrificed in Allah’s name among other rules. However, in the US, meat served at restaurants and grocery stores are ...
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Is it permissible to develop video player and camera app?

These apps may be used for Halaal or Haram purposes. So, by developing such apps, will one be guilty of helping in sin. The apps will not bring any benefit, not even income, to the developer but may ...
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Is Football app generates profit is halal?

Assalamualaikum! I am a software engineer. currently, I am working on the mobile game/app development and trying to set game player and content that's not violate Islamic rule about the cartoon. ...
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What is the 'awrah (islamically considered private part) of Women And Men?

I hear some scholars say the 'awrah of woman is everything apart from the hands and face and some scholars argue and even add the face and say this makes niqab obligatory, and for men's part; some ...
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IS THIS KIND OF COMMISSION PERMITTED IN ISLAM?

Assalamualaikum, There is a social media company in my country, they sell software packages . I pay GHS10 as registration fee to join their website, where I can watch video, read news and meet many ...
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Is it halal to avail service from a company that makes use of pirated software?

My electricity provider uses pirated Windows in their desktops. Since I pay bills to them and they make use of these desktops to register my bill, will using the electricity for the purpose of work ...
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If a wife accuses her husband of zina she cannot engage in li'aan (curse, oath)?

Is it true that if a wife accuses her husband of adultery and cannot provide four witnesses she cannot engage in li'aan (curse, oath by Allah) to aviod hadd punishment for slander 80 lashes? While the ...
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How much do I have to modify a pig until it is not unclean anymore?

Imagine the world of genetics. We can do amazing things and one of them is to modify the genes of animals. Now imagine I could modify a pig in a way that the result is more like a cow and not like a ...
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Is being a second wife haram? Will I be held accountable by the first wife if husband didn't seek her permission? [duplicate]

There is this man who has chased me for over 13 years now since I was much younger but I refused to marry him cause I never loved him thou he is a good man. He kept chasing me but I refused. We even ...
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Is audio porn haram?

Salam aleykoum, i have made it so far to stop watching porn and masturbating.So my question is can we listen to porn recordings as they don t include any nudity.And there is also the fake recordings ...
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Is it Haram / Halal eating supplements / vitamins?

I'm not sure if this has been asked before here. My case is that I was planning to buy a certain supplement product through iHerb.com. The problem is that the product is not certified as Halal or ...
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Is it permitted to sit with your sister in law in same room?

When my family visit my wife's family we stay in their house as guests. Her sisters will come into the bedroom we stay in to chat to her and I'm usually present and may chat to me wearing the ...
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Is it sinful not to wipe clean the dish after eating?

In this video, it is said that wipe cleaning the dish is one of the sunnahs of eating. But will it be considered a wastage of food and a sin if I don't do it?
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In a haircut can the man's sideburns be trimmed?

As you are commanded to grow the beard does the beard include the sideburns all the way up to the top of the ears? So then the sideburns can't be trimmed to be a bit more tidy? Please clarify.
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Is it permissable to shave the beard for medical reasons?

Will it be permissible to shave the beard if I have skin issues or something of that sort and not shaving makes the condition worse and causes harm?
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Unmarried males reducing sexual passion by fasting

It seems to me that a pious male teenager or adult should be satisfied and patient with the feeling he gets from nocturnal emissions (wet dreams) which are normal and not sinful. If he wants this ...
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Neuter a cat allowed in Islam?

Is neutering a male cat allowed in Islam. I have heard people saying that it will hurt the cat so it is not allowed. But vet(pet doctor) says Veterinarians provide cats with general anesthesia so ...
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When is it possible to look at the opposite sex who is not mahram?

I thought I'd change the question around as it's always lower your gaze. Is there any situation where a man can look at a woman (meaning looking at her face primarily and wearing no face veil (Niqaab) ...
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Offering salah in shirts with brand logo

This shirt has a deer-shaped logo (with no eyes) which is seen on its pocket. Does offering salah in this kind of shirt invalidate my salah?
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Benefit vs. Harm with haram action

Salam, When it comes to a haram action, if the benefits to one’s seen outweigh the harm, would it be permissible? More specifically, if one needs to commit one deceptive/dishonest action and as a ...
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Can non halal food become halal food

Is there a process that can turn non halal food in to halal food such as praying or cleaning/cooking the food in a certain way?
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Can my husband refuse to talk to my non-muslim mother? [closed]

I had an argument/fight with my non-muslim mother because I did not want to celebrate my birthday. After I told this argument to my husband he became so angry that he refuses to talk to my Mom and ...