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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Cabin crew (Air Hostess) job is Good for Muslims

The reason is I like to go that field which Air Hostess. But there some passenger ask us to give wine or something which prohibited in Islam while flight travelling. So if a Muslim can I give that to ...
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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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Is it allowed to take alcohol in medication?

So some days ago I've been taking strepsils and I recently found that it contains some sort of alcohol (Dichlorobenzyl alcohol to be specific). My question is: Is this type of alcohol specifically ...
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Working in a horror movie

I used to do dramas in school and I love acting and living the different stories through acting in my school there was audition for a horror movie they need a teenage guy so I just give the audition ...
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If a girl calls me her brother, do I become Mehram to her?

A Hindu married women calls me brother. What is my relationship with her? I mean am I really like a brother to her. Or just a good friend? Does Islam allow us to accept other religions girls as ...
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IMAGINATIONS: The big question that worries me and disturbs my all my happiness and pleasures [closed]

I was born in Albania. Without intending to offend my country but my perception since childhood was that 99% of people around me were so atheist that they didn't even doubt the theory of evolution. In ...
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Coexistance of haram and makrooh

Is it possible for a deed, thing, thought etc to be both makrooh and haram at the same time? Background.
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Can I marry and divorce two sisters every 2 years so that I can be with them both?

My wife wants me to marry her sister. I've explained to her that Islam does not allow two sisters in marriage with the same guy at the same time. She says that she can take Khula from me, so that I ...
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Can sex with a prostitute be permissible if they become a temporary slave?

Can a prostitute be classed as "ma malakat aymanakum" (what your right hand possesses) as you through payment she becomes temporarily yours? Please provide clear evidences if possible.
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Can Muslims take part in human genomic editing for disease treatment?

I am taking a class in which I am able to choose a scientific topic to explore. I want to explore potential HIV-1 treatment via human genome editing. My goal is to help cure/treat HIV. I don't want to ...
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Islamic advice on relationship with a girl i love

As sallamuallay kum, so... My name is zayn and iam 21 years old and iam in a relationship with a girl like for 3 years now. After a year of relationship we both found it wrong the way we are chatting ...
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Can one do sadaqa (voluntary charity) out of haram income?

Can one do sadaqa out of haram income? Is it acceptable to almighty? Or almighty will punish him who will pay sadaqa out of haram income?
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Making jokes and being funny by nature

Salam, and I want to say that it is a really serious question, I want to know if it is prohibited to make "jokes" not necessary on people, but to be funny by nature, I always need to turn normal, ...
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Is Ayurvedic Panchakarma treatment halal if one is not able to get a cure from elsewhere?

Is Ayurvedic Panchakarma treatment halal if one is not able to get a cure from elsewhere? Panchakarma ("Pancha" means five and "karma" means treatment) is done to detoxify the body according to ...
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Is it haram to play this game?

You basically build your own base, security, and army. You can infiltrate an online player’s base (and vice versa), capture staff, destroy security, steal materials from them, since it's kind of meant ...
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Is it haram for women to use steel blades to shave hair?

There is a concept among muslim women that they cannot use steel blades for removing hair, some might say it is haram. So even removing hair is painful e.g through waxing is it fine unless it is not ...
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Can I call a non-Muslim as “My Brother”?

If a Muslim lady works with non-Muslims, can she call the males as her brother out of respect. Does Islam give her permission to do so?
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Playing a role of a non muslim person in a thriller movie without any idle worship

I'm an actor and I'm doing acting from the age of 7 and I'm currently 16 years old I'm getting offer to do role of a boy who is non muslim I mean my name will be just changed I don't have to the idle ...
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is being a bts fan haram?

is being a bts fan haram ? As’Salamu ‘Alaykum i am a sixteen year old girl and i am obsessed with a boy band called “bts” i talk about them more than I have of Allah SWT and Prophet Mohammed PBUH ( ...
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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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Khabib Nurmagomedov as the celebrated Muslim UFC fighter

This may come out as an absurd question, but here it is... In the online world, especially on youtube many muslims criticize women taking their Hijab off, or muslims making or listening to modest ...
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Is Kombucha tea, which has alcohol added to, halal?

Does the alcohol in Kombucha tea make it haraam? I just want to drink it for its benefits but I don't know if its halal or haraam. It's full of enzymes, probiotics, and antioxidants.
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Can you dedicate a book to your parents or children?

Assalamualaikum... I often see that the authors dedicate their books to their parents or beloved one.And one of the muftis in our country say that you can't dedicate anything to anyone as dedicate ...
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What is the Islamic position on artificial intelligence?

Last year the Turing test was passed, where a machine was able to convince people that it was human. There are no problems with computers in Islam as they're just tools, but I'm certain that creating ...
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Is this MMO haram? [closed]

I use to play a MMORPG, with thoses things : There is magic in it (yeah sounds logic -_-) There is no "divity" or "god" in the universe of the game but there are "altars" where u can give things to ...
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Is it haram to neuter a pet cat?

My husband and I have two 6-month old kittens: one male and one female which we keep as indoor pets. I have concerns about the male cat, particularly as my husband and I are about to Insha’Allah have ...
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Eating on a date or with your guy friends from their money is haram or not?

We all have male colleagues classmates and friends and if we go out with them and they pay for our food then is it considered haram?
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Is it permissible to watch Islamic TV series?

Series like Dirillis Artugul, Abdul Hamid where they show the lives of some great Muslim leaders. But the problem is do women coming into some scenes (not completely covered. The face remains ...
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Is this case called deliberately bringing blasphemous thoughts to mind?

Human instinct particularly in Europe is that human mind is free. My question is: I have heard someone insult God with words that are so nasty that they are shown with a beep in media. Am I allowed to ...
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Regarding Wearing Smart Band

I use a smart fitness band.But I heard that if anything is such like womens' is prohibited. Band somewhat like a band but I use it not for fashion I use it for my fitness info and as a watch. Does ...
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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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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 octopus halal?

I am in China doing my studies. Anyone tell me Octopus is halal or haram. Because in some Muslim Canteen it is available and some Muslim like to eat it.
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Is exposing sins committed while he was young (unaccountable) haram?

Exposing one's sin is a very serious sin because of this Hadith: Abu Hurayrah said: I heard the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) say: “All of my ummah will be ...
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If someone doesn't pray, but refrain himself from eating haram food (eg-pork), will it be regarded as good deed?

Assalamu Alaikum everyone. Lets say, there is a sunni muslim named "Farook". Farook believes everything about Islam. But, he does Not pray, due to laziness. He refrains himself from some haram ...
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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 'web scraping' permitted in Islam?

I am a web sites developer but I also do build web scrapers. The last time a question comes to my mind, is this kind of work triggers no issue in Islam? the sites to which I build scrapers contains no ...
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Definition of showing off

I know one is not allowed to show off with their religion (praying, fasting etc) but i have had this question in mind and couldn't find the answer i want so here it is: Can one show off with, for ...
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Is chanting this slogan haraam?

Bharat maata ki jay is a popular slogan in India, literally translating to "Victory to Mother India." A few years ago, a Muslim leader in the country came out against this slogan, deeming it un-...
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video games with questionable statements?

i want to play a video game called "how to train your dragons" but the game has a statement "in the dragons we trust" is this statement shirk? or does it depend on the context does the game become ...
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Must you commit outer sins for inner sins to be activated or it's possible for inner sins pride,jealousy to be activated even when you reading Quran!

When are sins of the heart activated the most? I mean, is it a must for you to be commiting outer sins in order for the inner sins to be activated or it is possible for the inner sins like pride, ...
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Can two girls who love each other be together without marriage nor physical relations?

I'm an unmarried Muslim girl and I love another girl. We don't have any physical relation but we love each other like a boyfriend and girlfriend. We have decided we will never marry any boy and we ...
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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 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 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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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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Are songs without musical instruments haraam?

I know singing with musical instruments is haraam. Also songs with words in them that go against the teachings of Islam are also haraam. But what about songs without any bad message or any instruments,...
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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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Searching for help in my relationship Islamic wise [closed]

I'm 19 and I just met this guy (27 yo) around 2 weeks ago who works in the same mall as mine. He was the one who initiated whatever our relationship is right now (he has been looking at me everytime I ...
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What if one remains in limit in the relationship during these days?

I have relationship with a girl for about two years. We just text each other. And we promised each other not to come close to each other until we marry And by the grace of Allah we're fullfilling it ...