We’re rewarding the question askers & reputations are being recalculated! Read more.

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.)

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
12
votes
6answers
4k views

Why is pork forbidden in Islam?

Is there a reason behind pig/pork/boar being forbidden in Islam? What is this reason? How is it justified, and what are the benefits of it in day-to-day life?
5
votes
1answer
541 views

Is video editing permissible in Islam?

One of the my friend is a wedding photographer. I am interested in working on video editing, which I told him. He agreed to teach me video editing. Now I have a doubt: Is video editing permissible ...
1
vote
2answers
47 views

Is it permissible to give someone money for praying?

Suppose if I had a brother that doesn't pray, and no matter how much you advice he won't pray, but he cares about money so if you give him money he will start praying, and if I kept giving him until ...
2
votes
2answers
105 views

Selling Quran and visual impaired

I can understand this is a weird question, but I want to help visually impaired friends, and reading this question about selling services, I have many doubts. I am planning to have a Text-to-Speech ...
1
vote
1answer
128 views

When is it permissible to abandon another Muslim? [closed]

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I have a Muslim classmate that would everyday pick on me. If I speak to him he will mock me or do other mean things, and in class he humiliates me and make ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Is bondage permissible during sexual activities in Islam?

Bondage - sexual practice that involves the tying up or restraining of one partner. During sexual intercourse or other such sexual activities, is it permissible to indulge in bondage if it pleases ...
1
vote
1answer
197 views

Can I change my eye colour temporarily?

I was wondering if I could lighten my eyes using honey and then get them to be from brown to a blue then change them back to brown using surgery when I'm older.Is that possible?
15
votes
6answers
96k views

Is it haram to visualize having sex?

Is it haram for an unmarried girl to think about having sex? By this I mean seeing herself having sex with a guy who she finds attractive and thinking about how it would feel if the were a married ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Forbidden nikah [duplicate]

Assalam alaikum. My father passed away four years back. After that, my mom got married to another man who already has a daughter. Am i allowed to marry the daughter islamically
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Aoa, Nikkah with deoband tableeghi jamat people haram? [duplicate]

Aoa, Is nikkah with deoband and tableeghi jamat people haram?Even if they do all the good deeds work. Does following them or believe in unity with them make u kafir.?
1
vote
4answers
12k views

Is it haram for women to wear trousers?

There are some scholars that say that wearing trousers and leggings for women is Haram. And there are some other Muslims that say that it is permissible only if the trousers are not tight and a long ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Is using audio filters haram? [duplicate]

Is it halal for a sound editor to use an audio filter to amplify the voice of a person so that it becomes easier for people to hear his voice?
2
votes
2answers
67 views

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?
0
votes
2answers
27 views

Is the letters AS exclusive?

I want to get my boyfriend a ring that has the letters "AS" engraved because they are the letters in his name but I was reading that AS is a term of respect used for prophets. If I got the ring with ...
1
vote
1answer
120 views

To see a women without any lusty eyes

I'm a tennis player and I have to go out in several countries and play tennis, there are women with revealing clothes can I see them without lusty eyes of course because of my work you know some times ...
3
votes
3answers
63 views

Is it right or wrong to give answer to “Azaan” while in washroom?

Today this happened to me that i was in washroom and there is a call from prayer and i don't have any knowledge about what to do now.. Is it right if i give answer to Azaan in washroom? Thanks for any ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Assalamualaikkum, if someone gives me to eat an improper cost meal, is it Haram to eat without realise it?

The way a person purchased the food was improper cost in Islamic , He gave to me eat and I've eaten without knowing it's improper cost way but after that I understood it's sin (haram) so this what is ...
20
votes
7answers
161k views

Which foods from the sea are halal?

"Everything in ocean is Madhbooh (slaughtered)." [Bukhari] I hear a lot of discussions going on about what is halal and haram from the sea. One side claims that anything form the sea is halal, be it ...
-2
votes
2answers
4k views

Is it ok to wear a thong?

I just wear it for my husband so that he can have something to look at. Like is it permissible to wear it to impress him and make him (hard!). Can you give me reference to ahadiths and Qur'an as to ...
1
vote
2answers
434 views

Is there a way I could be forgiven if I intentionally eat non halal meat

At the age of 16 I had this one friend in which we both didn't really think about our religion. One night we were at her house and we ordered food from a place that wasn't halal and I'm not saying it ...
12
votes
6answers
39k views

Is it haram not to have children?

Hi my name is Keyshawna and I have been Muslim for about a little over two years but I'm still learning and still struggling with self-educating myself. But my question is: Is it haram to not have ...
3
votes
1answer
95 views

During Kissing Hajr-e-Aswad men and women got touch with one another is it halal or haram

Men and women durning kissing Hajr e Aswad collide with one an other is it halal or haram?
4
votes
2answers
5k views

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 ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

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'...
1
vote
3answers
5k views

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?
0
votes
1answer
194 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
40 views

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?
2
votes
1answer
32 views

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
-2
votes
1answer
115 views

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....
5
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

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?
14
votes
2answers
28k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
101 views

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 ...
12
votes
10answers
25k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

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 ...
11
votes
4answers
4k views

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?
2
votes
0answers
116 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
173 views

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
1
vote
1answer
39 views

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? ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

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, ...
45
votes
12answers
46k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
43 views

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://...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

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.
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Is it permissible to draw a tree and bird silhouette?

Is it permissible to draw this picture in Islam? I want to draw this image on my wall. There is no face in the picture.
3
votes
4answers
5k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
538 views

Is it permissible for him to marry the younger sister of his foster sister?

May Allah bless all of us with right doings! My question is that: Is a man (who is breastfed) allowed to marry the younger sister of his foster sister? (breastfed only once). Please quote references ...
1
vote
0answers
53 views

Earn by making faceless cartoons

It is clear to me that earning by making cartoons is haram. (Source: Why is drawing animate objects haram?) But, can one make a living by making cartoons without the facial features? I've seen many ...
0
votes
1answer
532 views

How to convert from Shia to Sunni?

Greetings brothers and sisters, I've looked all over for the answers to this question yet I'm still confused and have not come to a conclusion. I am to marry a Muslim man, and I am Sunni Muslim but ...