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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How to buy a home in halal way

Assalamu Alaikum, I knew in India all the bank giving a loan based on interest, Now a days buying a home without loan is difficult for upper class family itself. then how a middle class man buy a ...
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Will Software/Video Game Piracy be not Haram, If the Successful product's development has been stopped by the publisher?

I want to download a Video Game, which can be downloaded from some websites, which had a Price Tag of $60 US Dollars... But it's development stopped and the publishers made a Good Amount of royalty ...
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Is cheating in gambling also considered as gambling?

I found an exploit to hack an online casino mobile app which of course I never played before because it is haram. If not then why do I bother asking here ? But if I use the exploit, it will plots me a ...
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Received my lent money which the debtor acquired from haram source. Is it halal for me?

Some years ago, I've lent some money to my cousin who was in need. He had trouble paying me back for a long time until last week after I knew he got a lot of money enough to pay me back in full. But ...
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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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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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chess competition

so i want make a "chess" event/competition.there are 100 players players will play against each other who is the most talented/skilful player will win the event/competition.from each player i will get ...
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Is it haram to lose wudu during the pray, and then continue the prayer?

Salam alaykum brothers, today when I was at the mosque, I lost my wudu during the prayer (2nd rakaat, while reciting Surah Al-Fatiha if I remember correctly), after that I was too embarrassed to just ...
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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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Is it haram to add audio subliminal messages in your promotional video to get more sales?

These audio messages such as "I want to buy this product" or "I will give this product five stars review" are added at very low volume. A listener is not able to recognize them but his subconscious ...
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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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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 the allowed in islam to look at first moon of RABI UL AWAL and put our hands up for dua?

we have listen to many people to that first look at the moon of RABI UL AWAL AND wish what ever you want will probably come true but some people said that it is haram because moon is the creation of ...
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Can girls dance in islam for a school programme?

Assalamualaikum, Im a muslim girl, 15 years old. Every year we have annual day celebrations which is full of dances and dramas performed separately by boys and girls. This year I was planning to ...
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Can a Muslim use a college degree that He / She earned by cheating in some of their Exams?

Assalamu Alaikum to my Brothers in Islam, SCENARIO: A Muslim cheats in the college exams by any means (Copying, Peeking etc) and without cheating he or she couldnt have passed the exam. Because of ...
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Is it a sin to internally believe in paranoid delusions about those I interact with, if I don't act upon them?

Within a few sinful years I spent, I took psychedelics and since then, I have had paranoid delusions of persecution that 98% of the people I interact with are being paid or threatened by an ...
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Taking back what's mine but by stealing

Someone stole all of my money from me and I know who it is but I don't have proof because I witnessed it with my own eyes. Is it okay to take back exactly the same amount that he stole from me?...
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Ruling on working in a logistic/shipping service company

So i've been working in this company that ships goods/documents, I receive the goods, weight the goods and receive the payment/shipping fees from the customer, but the things is the company has ...
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Benefit vs. Harm with haram action

Salam, When it comes to a haram action, if the benefits to one’s seen outweigh the harm, would it be permissible? More specifically, if one needs to commit one deceptive/dishonest action and as a ...
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Is drop shipping business halal?

Is drop shipping business halal? People in a drop shipping business sell the product at a higher price than the original price. Because, the product I am selling is not in my inventory and I not the ...
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Is a boar hair beard brush permitted?

I've noticed the brushes for beard hair (and shaving to apply foam/gel if you decided to shave!) is made from boar (pig) hair. Can we use these?
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Can men wear jewelry?

Back then men used to wear jewelry and even skirts (things that are seen as female-associated now), but aren't these things just social gender norms that people themselves have created over time? So ...
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Is buying cryptocurrencies on websites like EToro halal?

Salamualeikum brothers and sisters, I am studying IT security and came across cryptocurrencies (like Bitcoin, Ethereum etc.). Now Bitcoin is everywhere in the news and I recently decided to invest ...
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Can A M21 Hollow Point ammo hunter eat his meat in Islam?

Situation M21 (308.Winchester Semi-Auto) Hollow Point ammo Deer Headshot (Insta-Death) Can a Muslim do that ? Would that be helal to eat ?
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Is a tournament with an entry fee and first- and second-prize money gambling?

My friends invited me to participate in a football tournament (FIFA) competition. A participant will have to pay 200 taka (less than $US 3) for entering. The winner will get 600 taka and the runner up ...
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Is giving prize money on an Islamic quiz considered gambling?

I'm a 13 year-old Muslim. I study and read the Quran with an Islamic scholar that lives near me with a few other people in my neighborhood. Recently, this scholar went to perform Hajj, and he said ...
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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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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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Is getting into the actuarial profession haram or halal?

I haven't seen this posted anywhere in this forum. Is getting into the actuarial profession halal or haram? Please elaborate on your reasons. I want to know because I graduated from an actuarial ...
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Is buying/selling signals (trade suggestions) halal?

Well the signals are predictions made by professionals or not normal people in the trading field (people rating them will determinate that). So when someone is well rated he can sell his signals for ...
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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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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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Is whiskey/beer without alcohol haram?

Dear brother can someone take whiskey/beer which have no alcohol in it?
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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 I lie to prevent an argument?

So my friend called me yesterday but I didn’t feel like talking. She got mad this morning and I told her I was sleeping and didn’t see her call and she said that she saw me online on Facebook. Can I ...
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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 ...
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Unmarried males reducing sexual passion by fasting

It seems to me that a pious male teenager or adult should be satisfied and patient with the feeling he gets from nocturnal emissions (wet dreams) which are normal and not sinful. If he wants this ...
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does prohibited act inside conscious dreaming (Lucid dreaming) is haram?

A lucid dream is a dream during which the dreamer is aware that they are dreaming.According to wikipedia. i read also there is low and high lucid dream. in low state the dreamer is conscious but the ...
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Can I advertise for non-halal products?

I’m making a website to advertise for hotels, restaurants, POIs etc. Each place has to pay a fee to advertise. What I want to know is if I can have adverts for non-halal places on the website if they ...
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Is it haram to make art to make a living?

Basically I'm a student and my lifestyle is too busy and lacking the transportation for a part-time regular job. I want to do something I'm good at, but from home. Where I can be my own 'boss' to make ...
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Praying terrible things for a terrible person

I am 19 years old. 3 years ago, I was harassed by a man (I'm a woman) at a concert. I know going to a concert is haram and I regret it, so please don’t say anything on that. The guy was a lot older ...
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Does dying your hair navy blue (which looks black) come under the ruling of dying your hair black?

Salaam, I’ve read that black hair dye is forbidden in Islam- those who do will not even smell the scent of paradise however i read that black mixed with another colour is fine, so does navy (a dark ...
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Can a muslim woman marry someone else if she had committed zina in a former illegal relationship?

I'm asking this question on behalf of a sister in Islam. She was in an illegitimate relationship in which she committed zina and is now highly regretful. What she wants to know is can she still ...
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Is donating blood or bone marrow forbidden in Islam?

Is donating blood or bone marrow forbidden in Islam? If yes then why and are there any scientific proof?
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Is it haram to continue watching a movie/series after it shows something offensive about Islam?

If for I watch a show or a movie which has a line which is offensive about our religion or any scene which we shouldn't see. Is it haram for me to watch the rest of the seasons or the movie even ...
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Are mixed gender business Meetings Haram

I have a meeting for work this friday but I am a male and my boss is a female. I am going to lose my job if i dont go. i am 23 and my boss is 59. Is it haram to go?
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After having pirated software on my computer, is it forever haram?

I pirate and I watch pornographic materials. Before you say, yes, I regret my actions and am trying to change myself. I have been told that my laptop (thus my OS and everything in it) is haram only ...
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Does writing fiction with world history based around Allah amount to shirk?

My question is: I have written an online book, and realised that for the setting of that world (wrote it in a different world medieval setting), I had the world history based around Allah, but ...
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Can I make use of the food and utensils my ex-roommate left behind?

I had a roommate who moved out recently but left foodstuff and cooking utensils behind. Is it permissible for me to make use of the utensils and eat of the food? Because otherwise it would get spoilt ...