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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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 it harm to curse (i.e., use swearwords)?

I curse a lot, because I am surrounded by many teenagers who also curse a lot. Is it haram to curse in Islam? What is the punishment? How can I prevent cursing? I heard that cursing is a major sin. I ...
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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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Can someone marry with daughter of brother of sister's husband [duplicate]

I want to know that is it permissible or halal in Islam to marry with a daughter of brother of sister's husband . There is situation with me something like that . I like that girl so much because of ...
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Is there Zakat on exchange-traded funds (ETFs)

Hello just wanted to ask about Zakat on ETFs like MSCI USA Islamic UCITS ETF, because I read some Fatwas that it depends on the assets or something like this.
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Tv shows depicting magic and superpowers

Is it okay to view tv shows/movie that include elements of fictional magic, myths and supernatural abilities? Note that, magic shown is by no means "dark" or implies anything contrary/offensive to ...
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Is it allowed to express your frustration to Allah?

Salaam aleikum. Is it permissible to complain to Allah by pointing out your problems. Not in the sense that Allah does injustice, but to express to Allah the boredom, the trouble, the suffering, and ...
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Is Drawing head separated from the body (No neck) Haram?

Salam I just wanna know that, is it haram to draw humans but the head is separated from the body like no neck, similar to the bathroom sign figure. Is this permissible?
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About drawing for crafting

Assalamualaikum. I want to know about drawing's rules. I am a crafter. Though I was a painter too but because of the rules in Islam about living beings, I stopped painting. But as a crafter, can I ...
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Is the Betty Crocker cake mix halal, given that it contain glycerides, which might be derived from haram meat?

I was wondering whether if the Betty Crocker cake mix and frosting was halal or not? The ingredients include mono- and diglycerides which might be derived from haram meat.
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Is Masterbation allowed in Islam [duplicate]

Is masterbation Haram when you are addicted to it and can't resist. If it is Haram, Another point is there is a kind of masterbation method through which lost sexual capacity can be recovered. There ...
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Is killing people in video games haram?

I play a game called PUBG where you have to kill other players who are not on your team. I play this game when I get bored. It does not affect my salat(prayer). I go to mosque regularly. It does ...
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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 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 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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Treatment of sexual addicted person

I am living away from my home country since last 4 years. As I live alone from a long time, usually I get anxiety and sometime depression. And now I am addicted to sexual activities, after each week ...
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Is it haram to eat food cooked by Christians for celebration of Christ?

Is it Haram to eat Christmas food cooked by Christians? I thought it might be haram because it was prepared for their celebration.
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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 eating at a restaurant that sells alcohol impermissible?

If you, nor anyone you are with drinks alcohol but you are still paying a seller of alcohol (by buying food, non-alcoholic drinks etc) is that permissible?
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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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Praying outside a mosque following an Imam, even if there's space inside the mosque?

This is an additional question to my former post: What are the rulings of praying and follwing an Imam from outside a mosque when the mosque is crowded? In hot days I witnessed during the taraweeh ...
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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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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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Is it haram to tie a tiny knot around your finger to remember something constantly so that it becomes habit?

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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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 an email processing business halal or haraam?

I want to know if an email processing system is halal or haraam. You are setting up a business website invited by others by paying $25 to him and setup your own business website inviting other users ...
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Is using fake details online allowed?

Is using fake details online allowed? Sometimes companies ask for unnecessary information such as your phone number and sometimes they don't even need your name. Can I just put some fake details? ...
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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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Is it haram to have sex for fun?

Is it haram to do sex for fun in marriages? Does that count as zina? I was told it is haram and your only allowed to do sex when wanting a baby.
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Can human and jinn marry, and is it permissible?

I remember reading in many books about the human and jinn marriage and their children. But that was long time ago and i just remembered them after reading this question: Can Jinn have sex with my ...
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Is unnecessarily staying in a more expensive hotel and charging it to my employer a sin?

My work usually pays for my accommodation as I travel. Ordinarily, I stay in the cheapest possible place (e.g. backpackers), but sometimes I stay in more expensive places even though it's not ...
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What is Islam's perception of chastity?

The Holy Quran clearly emphasizes that both men and women must guard their chastity. "For muslim men and women, for believing men and women. for men and women who are patient and constant. for men ...
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Is vaginoplasty after childbirth to improve my husband's sexual pleasure permissible?

After having a child (where the delivery was normal) my husband is having a hard time fulfilling his sexual desire with me; not because of outward appearance, but during sex when he is inside me. ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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