Questions tagged [halal-haram]

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 it appropriate to flip a coin hoping that Allah will influence it in order to make decisions?

I sometimes flip a coin to make decisions and think that Allah (swt) would influence the coins landing so that I can make the right decision. Is this right, wrong, haram?
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Homosexuality questions. Thank you

Please I am asking a question I would much rather an answer that criticizes what I said then a dislike. Thank you Prophet Mohamed said to execute those found doing the action (singular) of the people ...
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Owing to someone for Haram purchase

If I purchase Haram good from someone . Is it compulsory to pay him . If I don't pay him can he claim it one the day of judgement Is it a valid transaction?
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The Punishment of doing Haram while knowing its Haram?

What is the punishment of someone who does something forbidden while knowing that it is forbidden? Is their punishment greater than someone who does not know that its forbidden? (for example: a ...
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Is keeping money in the form of hard currency Haram?

Here is an example I am earning money in national currency (for example Rouble [Russia]). But Rouble becomes cheaper in the future relative to US dollars. If today 100 USD = 6 000 RUB, in the future ...
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Is doing facial exercises to obtain dimples considered changing the creation of Allah?

Assalamualaikum everyone! I’ve been doing some facial exercises lately: I don’t naturally have dimples but because of those exercises I’m getting dimples. Is this considered changing the creation of ...
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Using anime character image as wallpaper with intention of motivation

Assalamu alikum. I have a doubt regarding using images. I would like to know if using an anime character's image as wallpaper with intention to get Motivated with my workout. I kind of feel i should ...
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Can Muslims give their children non-Muslim names?

I am asking merely out of curiousity. The name "Aravind" is from the Sanskrit aravindam, which means "lotus." While the word merely indicates the flower, the word is often used as an adjective in ...
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Working for company that creates insurance software

I received an job offer from a company that is creating insurance software, basically making it possible and more affordable to buy and sell insurance. My guess is that they make their money in few ...
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How does one make the home halal when living with a Christian guardian?

Wa salaamaleykum I am I newly converted Muslim. My family is specifically Catholic. How can I make my living area halal? Specifically, there are many photos and figurines, depicting people & ...
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Transgender in Islam

Please brothers and sisters try to help me instead of disliking this, this makes me very upset and may perhaps cause you sins because if it gets disliked too much it gets taken down and no one can ...
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Is it allowed to use utensils which have pictures of animals, birds or humans drawn on it?

I want to know that can I use a utensil which have pictures of animals, birds or humans drawn on it? If it is forbidden then why?
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If someone spent some money from amanat (trust)?

Suppose a person, have amanat (money) of another person. Now, what is the islamic ruling regarding "if he/she spent some money from it, considering if the one whose amanat he/she has, asks for that, ...
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Seeing him/herself in nudity

Is it allowed for someone to see his/her own body in nudity (ex. from mirror) ? I doubt this since it could be a zina of the eyes
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Anal sex in a marriage

I am having issues. I am not arguing if it's allowed or not, it is just something that I need to clear up. I keep reading that butt sex is haram because the word tilth is used in the Quran when ...
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lesbian and stuff [closed]

I read that prophet Mohamed pbuh said the lesser homosexuality is a man approaching a woman from the behind, and homoseuxlaity is man approaching man from behind, I read the people of prophet Lut used ...
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Are education boosting subliminals halal?

Asalamalaykum everyone, So basically I'm flopping my grades and heard that subliminals are a thing which can somehow boost your minds abilities to study and stuff.. I don't really even know if it ...
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As a boy kissing a men by loving him but not with the desire of sex is permissible in islam?

I am a boy.I like a men and he also like me.We usually kiss each other as the sign of love.We hug each other also as the sign of love.We both do not have any sexual desire.We just love each other and ...
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Lawful and unlawful money

I need to ask few questions which help me out to undersand many things Insha Allah Scenario: If a person is a software developer and come to know that piracy is haram and then suddenly he use the ...
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Is the Qur'an allowed to be translated?

We were studying the importance of the Arabic language and how Qur'an is the biggest proof of why Arabic is the best, and I saw a sentence in the book that confused me. It says that Qur'an mustn't be ...
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Is it haram to use a website where they insult Allah?

The main purpose of the website is not to insult Allah but you can find people saying things like “Angels/jinn are mythological creatures”, “The stories of Islam such as Musa or ISA are just fairy ...
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Can we support Gay Marriage [duplicate]

I have a question with regards to supporting gay marriage, if we do not support gay marriage because homosexuality is haram, shouldn't we also not support any marriage that is not Islamic because it ...
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Is it haram for woman to choose not marry until die? [duplicate]

The reason is because of afraid unable to love the husband because already love another man. As far as I know can't enter jannah a woman who doesn't love her husband. While man whom this woman loved ...
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Is music/dancing halal under this condition?

I know a guy who listens to music because he has a condition and music helps him control himself and it is so helpful for him. Under circumstances where music/dancing is good for you is it halal?
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Is filmography/photography haram?

I read that taking photos is haram and that it is not permissible, what is allowed in cases of filmography/photography and what shall I do if I spent my life studying/practicing for this career?
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Is it haram to have a crush on someone?

Is it haram to have a crush on someone? I have a crush on this girl (who is also Muslim) but I haven't yet spoken to her properly. I haven't made much effort to get in touch with her or have any ...
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Earning through news and ad's

(In the name of Allah) There is an software company named  "Apex web services" , They've launched a new type of buisness, that the revenue or earning or icome through ad's ... The work is , first we ...
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Acting and filmmaking

There are many Muslim moviemakers and actors all around the world. Some say acting and moviemaking are haram and some say they are not? What is the real answer?
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I want to change my gender (transgender) mtf

I am biologically a male and am thankful for this blessing from Allah, alothough I struggle with attraction to males and I have been very feminine since young. A fatwa came out in pakistan giving ...
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Is a Refund from something that was/is a haram thing, allowed?

For example, You purchased a haram thing(e.g. A haram game) on purpose and used it(or played the game), and then later you refunded it, Is the refunded money going to be halal or haram refunded money?
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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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HALAL OR HARAM INCOME

Assalamu Alaikum If a person working in the company deals with other person or an agent and the rates given by other vendors are less compared to other vendors along with that the company persons get ...
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Making game characters (based on real people in history) for an educational game; is it Halal?

I am a game artist. I make different types of characters for a game. Our team is willing to make a battleground game where gamers can learn about history by playing this game. If I make different ...
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Is it haram to work for a company whose major shareholders are banks?

The company itself is a tech company and public. I found out that their largest shareholders are all banks. I am a software developer and consider the company to apply for this position. Is it haram ...
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Can i eat chicken that's not halal?

Assalam u Alaikum, I am an exchange student currently studying in the United States of America for one year. Halal meat here is quite costly and my host family (the people who i live with) are ...
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Are children books with pictures in them haram in Islam?

I have a lot of books I used to read when I was a kid like diary of a wimpy kid and big Nate and I just recently found out things with pictures in them are haram so should I throw these books out or ...
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Is staying alone with a girl haram in all situations?

For example, if someone in school got in trouble and he got sent to the (female) counselor's room, and there is no person but the counselor and the boy in the room, would he be sinning in this case ...
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Job in an entity who is supporting conventional bank

I am working with Ministry of Agriculture. My position is Sr. Rural Microfinance Specialist. Before I was working with NGO providing fund for community to support small businesses in the community on ...
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Stealing political opponents information

Is it allowed for a political party to steal a secret information from its opponents? The purpose is to win the election and establish more islamic laws in the legislation
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What is the ruling on watching pornography?

It is known to the most of us that it is haram. Since it is not any controversial topic, so most of us don't do any research and there are only a few Islamic website giving references regarding the ...
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How can I determine whether or not a mobile phone background image is appropriate?

Just for fun, I like to have pretty and interesting pictures on my phone. Question: How can I determine whether or not a mobile phone background image is appropriate? As I learned from my earlier ...
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Can we say “this person saved my life”?

Is it allowed to say that "this person saved my life"? And also "If it was not for him I would have been dead"? Also "We won the match because of him"? Are these statements contradicting to Tawhid ...
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Saying hurtful things in your mind in moments of anger

Is it a sin to think or say hurtful and mean things about someone in your head when you're angry, but you keep silent and do not utter those hurtful or mean things to anyone and you restrain your ...
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Is “uff” to parents haram even if it wasn't said to them?

Is saying "uff" to parents haram but if you said it because, for example, they confused you so you used "uff" because you were confused, is that also haram?
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I want to ask if we can read sexual stories if we do not act upon them at all

I just want to read them for fun . I’m 100% sure I will not do anything haram afterwards. Please be convincing.
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Is it halal to wish for my death?

In the name of Allah, Sometimes I hear people die around me, I want to be like them because their test is over, Is it allowed to wish like that? May Allah reward us
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Is writting fiction novel Haram in Islam?what about writting romance genre?

I intend to write a dark,you know,a tragedy story.Therfore there will be for sure bad guys in my story.There will be violence and bad language used.A lot of bad things will happen to the MC(main ...
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Is taking an 'citizenship' oath that you don't believe in Halal?

I have seen many friends (non-muslims included) who take citizenship oaths only to say later it was just a formality and that they do not believe in it. Among the reasons they give is that the oath ...
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How does Islam see hypnosis?

According to the Encyclopedia of Britannica hypnosis means: hypnosis, special psychological state with certain physiological attributes, resembling sleep only superficially and marked by a ...
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Is it haram wealth if I earn it through working as a amazon warehouse operative around Christmas time?

Assalamualaikum, I have been wanting to get a job and decided to get it around October near to Christmas time as there will be more demand for employees so it will be easier, but is it haram for me to ...