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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 Qawwali allowed in Islam?

Qawwalis really attracts very much, and they are mostly emotional (especially Urdu and Punjabi Qawwali). Are they allowed in Islam? Qawwali is a form of Sufi devotional music in South Asia. It is ...
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Is watching cartoons/anime for entertainment Haram?

If it is Haram, as long as I don't believe what they include or say, am I committing shirk or am I going to get punished like the sketchers of the series?
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Is a pig-shaped money box haram?

Today I went into store and saw a very cute and big money box, but it was a pig shaped money box. My wife told me not to buy it, as its a pig shaped? I understand she is more religious than me but isn'...
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Masturbation In Ramadan

I wanted to ask that”I during fasting just moved my dick up and down 2 times without intention of masturbating.it stood up I felt uncomfortable and had urine after having it 1-2 drops came out of my ...
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Have I committed shirk?

I am a programmer and in programming there is concept called INVOKING a function but it has a different meaning, but Allah subhanawatal says that do not invoke anybody but Allah subhanawatala and ...
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Is women hair cutting prohibited in Islam? [duplicate]

I have searched but didn't get any exact answer that, Are women allowed to cut hairs in Islam? Only cutting of hairs from bottom is prohibited? Or to make hairs like boy cut is prohibited?
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Is ad watching and earning halal?

Many websites pay its users to see its ads. They get some revenue and give some of it to its visitors. Is this revenue and earning halal. I have saw many muslims and some of my colleagues doing this
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What is good halal chatting with girlfriend or watching porn?

Assalam o Alikum. Sir when I chat with the girl I wish to marry, I don't fall in prey of pornography.I promised her no to leave.But last week I left her because of Islam .Now I'm prey of pornography....
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Is earning money from link shortener haram or halal?

Im putting download links of APK's game on youtube, apk's in which i provide paid games for free in a download link. Whenever they press the link, i earn money. As far, like 1200 pressed and ...
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Clarity regarding Aq Al-Walidayn

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I want to know if for example, (1) your mother told you to put the milk on the fridge, and you don't do it because you're too tired, is this Aq Al-Walidayn? (2)...
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It is allowed in Islam for women to remove unnecessary hairs from face like beard?

some women have beard on there faces due to any hormonal problem or reaction of a medicine. so is it allowed in Islam to remove that unnecessary hairs from face or not?
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Relationship between father in law and daughter in law

Assalamu alaikum. In the name of Allah. I would like ask a question about Father in law and daughter in law relationship. If a father in law and daughter in law are in relationship as like,while they ...
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Can I get married without the witnesses or any other marriage formalities?

I want to marry a boy whom i love but i don't have any chance to go out and marry him officially or marry him through other marriage formalities... Like, we both have high sexual urges and we want to ...
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Is playing games where you are the god haram?

I love playing games, and I don't think that they are wasted time. (So I don't think the idea "GAMES" is wasted time). I sometimes play games where you be the god, I really used to like them but I ...
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IS it haram to be a programmer?

Is it haram to be a programmer as programming has a concept called CALLING a function. / INVOKING These words are very confusing. Is it halal to be a programmer in Islam? Can somebody give a ...
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High School Friends

I recently switched schools and met a Muslim Girl in which her brothers used to go with me to Quran classes. I didn't know anyone directly at that school. She was the only one I knew indirectly. Now I ...
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Playing a role of non muslim in movie

Can I play a role of a non muslim without any idle worshipping in this role just my name will be changed to a non muslim name is it halal and can a person play a role of super hero
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Can I go on a raw vegan diet? [duplicate]

I want to go on a raw vegan diet to lose weight for a month where you eat raw fruit and veg. Is this permitted?
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Is abortion permitted in Islam?

I am finding conflicting information on whether or not abortion is permitted unconditionally in Islam or not. Nearly all sources I am finding concede that abortion after 120 days gestation is not ...
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can someone please tell me what this taweez means? This is the second time I have found it in my belongings [closed]

I have found this taweez second time in my belongings, can someone please help and share the meaning of letters on this paper?
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Drinking of Cold drinks/ fuzzy drinks ( coke, sprite etc) in Islam [duplicate]

As we know, alcohol is HARAAM in Islam. Their is no permission to drink at least 0.1% of alcohol because it is totally Haram and forbidden in Islam. But during manufacturing of cold drinks or fuzzy ...
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Investing in stock OPTIONS halal? or haram? or ambigious

I live in North America and work for a IT company. Alhamdulillah I make quite a bit of good living with little or no saving. A friend of mine who is or seems to be a good practising muslim, introduced ...
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Drawing faces are forbidden, but I would like to know if I can draw parts of Human body?

Assalaamu 'alaikum warehmatullahi wabarkatuhu, I have a question deriving in many small queries that I am doubtful of. I am well aware of the hadiths that Our beloved Prophet quoted about prohibiting ...
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If the husband hits the wife in anger, can the wife hit back?

If there was a misunderstanding between the husband and wife and if the husband hits the wife in anger, can the wife hit back?
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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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Can someone earn living selling haram like alcohol if it thats the only way for him?

I know earning from selling alcohol is haram or sinful but what if you have no other choice? that's the only way you can earn living. I know someone who works in his family business, they sell ...
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Stearyl Alcohol and Urea in my face cream?

After doing wudu, I put face cream that contains stearyl alcohol and urea. I also pray with that cream. I am also fasting (it is Ramadan now). Is it ok to use this cream or did my wudu/prayers/fast ...
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Is a multilevel marketing business with a binary plan halal?

Binary multilevel marketing (MLM) is where the MLM company deals with a number of useful products (clothes, books , health related products) including insurance policy. To enroll in it, one has to ...
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Is sexual education in school haram during Ramadan?

Is it haram to watch sex dolls during Ramadan? Is sex ed haram during fasting? In school they teach you about sex ed and this year in year 12 I was fasting but they did a sex education lecture
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Entreating, beseeching Allah as you are embracing the legs of the table with the intention of making it with as strong as possible feelings

I want to make duas that contain as much feelings as possible. In order to fill my body with feelings I lie down on the floor or carpet, I stretch and embrace the legs of the table because it fills my ...
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Should a widow become a whore in fear of taking profit (riba) from her last savings for livelihood and raising kids [closed]

In our country national saving certificates give 10% on deposit of 100000. But people say it’s haram sood. Should a widow , who has no other source of income become prostitute to raise her children , ...
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Are you at fault for being misguided

If somebody respectable had told you something was halal when in fact it was haram but it was to late to reverse the damage who’s at fault? Was there anything like this that happened in the Quran? ...
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Are we allowed to be friends with or talk to the disbelievers?

I have a friend and I liked to talk to her but I have second thoughts now that I know she doesn't believe what I believe and that she is a pagan and she practices witchcraft and she believes in ...
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I have to get a family tatoo but in the future i might have to convert to islam?

So Im a female Maori and my boyfriend is muslim and in my family we have this tradition/cultural thing to get a a tattoo to represent us, our family and the things closest to us when we turn 18/21, ...
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Is listening to music halal?

As a Muslim person since birth, I have always heard that music is prohibited (Haram) by all scholars in TV, radio, books and recently on the internet until I have heard a session with Sheikh Adel ...
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Is it allowed to erase Harakat or Waqf marks from the Quran?

As-Salamu alaikum, Is it allowed for me, when I create Quran vidoes (mushaf & audio) on YouTube to sometimes erase an Harakah or an Tawaquf sign when editing the videos? (For example, in https://...
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Can one draw images of humans and animals without their eyes?

We know that drawing pictures of animate creatures is prohibited in Islam. The following hadeeth are very explicit. Aishah (May Allah be pleased with her) said: The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ...
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Is there a non-haram way for a teenage Muslim to pleasure himself?

I don't masturbate or watch porn or any of that nasty stuff, but sometimes I get a really big temptation to do it. Granted i do resist, but I don't think I can for much longer. Is there any non-haram ...
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Is my salary haram after attesting that I've never been convicted by a court of law, when I was fined for entering a train platform without a ticket?

When joining a government organization, there was a question while filling the attestation form that have you ever been convicted by a court of law for any offence. I wrote no. Actually I had been ...
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Is it allowed to not EAT at suhur and iftar?

I wanted to do a water fast for the whole month of Ramadan but I'm not sure if it is allowed to not eat at all. So I would break my fast with water instead of food.
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Can smaller sins lead to much bigger sins?

Just like goodness has many levels to the point that Abu bakr has more iman than the rest of ummah. Evil too has many levels. The level of kufr of an ordinary infidel is not the same as the level of ...
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Masturbation for 16 year old teenager [duplicate]

I'm 16 year old boy I sometimes masturbate because of my sexual urges or sexual desires I know it's haraam but I can't get married at the age of 16 and I can't fast for 365 days so is it permissible ...
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Is it okay to openly discuss one's past suicide attempts?

The World Health Organization writes the following about suicide: Over 800,000 people die due to suicide every year. ... By far the strongest risk factor for suicide is a previous suicide attempt. ....
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Electronic music without any vocals singer which is composed by computer

I know that music is haraam but what about electronic music it is not produced from instrument nor it have singing vocals which may distract us from our beloved Allah ( S.W.T) it is just music ...
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Is it permissible to trim your cheek beard on a Friday before Jummah?

Is it permissible to trim your cheek beard on a friday before jummah ?
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Can I post youtube videos if I keep my face and gender anonymous

I would like to create a youtube channel and post recordings of myself, but want wear clothing that hides my gender and face. Is this ok??
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Why and how disliking some divine laws is definitely an act of disbelief?

There are some divine laws which are decreed, and I don’t like them because, I can’t do things I liked. I have told about this to my Christian mother, and she told me that this means that I rise up ...
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Is it permissible to make shabih(replica) of taboot (bier), zari and a'lam(Islamic flag)?

Shias (mostly in South-Asian countries) make replicas of taboot (biet), zari, zuljana and a'lam (Islamic flag) during Muharram processions. From where has this practice started and is it allowed in ...
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Is it haraam to watch images of anime that are semi naked?

Is watching anime images, but not the series or any inappropriate moves they do, sinful and haram? Is it haram even if you think it wouldn't lead you to any haram things or to watching inappropriate ...
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Lending money to people haram?

TDL I’m trying to reach financial independence, one way is to lend money, for example I lend a unknown user 10 dollar for a week and have a contract to which he agreed to give me back 15 dollar. This ...