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At what age are religious obligation set upon an individual? [duplicate]

I've seen some say 7 years,10 years,puberty and so on. When does one have to pray, fast, do Hajj etc and is it valid if you done it before the age? Please provide Hadith and Quranic evidence if ...
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Which should be preferable. To obey the father or to fast?

I am asking this question on the bahalf of a muslim sister. She is 26 years old unmarried girl and fast regularly on Monday and Thrusday. But her father wants to limit it to one day only. If she go ...
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Is Niqab and Burqa obligatory for women? [duplicate]

There are some shuyookh who say that niqab and burqa are obligatory because women are altogether 'awrah and they refer to the verse “And tell the believing women to lower their gaze (from looking ...
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Is hijrah from daar al-kufr ( the land of disbelief ) and to move to muslim country obligatory? And what are muslim countries?

I live and was born in a non-muslim country, i was also born in a religious family, however, my parents and grandparent came here in order to flee and escape war and the dreadful situations of their ...
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Where should i put my hands when praying [closed]

When praying, there are alot of views as to where you should put your hands in prayer, please calrify, ps. No fights!just clear answer
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How long do we have to obey the parents?

Do we have to obey the parents in every condition or they say or put on us, what if it is something that is continuos forever until you die, such as: always offer the sunnah prayers for every prayer, ...
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Does the husband have to earn the right to be obeyed by his wife?

A friend of mine thinks that the husband needs to earn the right to be obeyed by his wife. I have searched a lot of sources (like islam.stackexchange.com, islamqa.info, islamweb.net, quora.com, ...
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Is it obligatory for a Muslim, when he sees/meets a non-Muslim, to invite him to Islam?

Suppose I meet a non-Muslim on the streets, I greet him and we both start a conversation, is it obligatory for me to invite the non-Muslim towards Islam?
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Does a muslim have the duty to convert his neighboring?

As a muslim, is it a sin to keep my religion for myself, or do I necessarily have the duty to influence and convert as many infidels as possible during my entire life?
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Can someone give me examples of fard kifaya?

I know that memorising the whole the Quran is fard kifaya but are there any other fard kifaya acts ?
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Is “cooperating with one another in good works” obligatory?

In the Shafi'i fiqh book Reliance of the Traveller, we have c3.3 ... Obligatory acts of undefined amount are those which the Lawgiver has not stipulated the amount of, but rather demands them from ...
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On earning gotten from forbidden knowledge

From my student days, I have repeatedly copy material to learn about some subjects. Since I discover that this is haram, and I am really afraid of the question, "Where did your wealth came from?", ...
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Is dua not an option but an obligation?

Do you MUST make dua? Is it a voluntary or do we MUST? Will one go to hell if the Muslim does not make dua? If so, what type of duas? Types of Dua Dua al mas’ala (ask) e.g. Grant me … Dua al ...
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Till which age, it is the obligation of parents to keep their children?

As a general rule, it is the obligation of parents to keep and train their children till they become able doing their affairs. I was wondering if Islam has mentioned any specific age for it. For ...
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Is it a duty for able Muslim men to implement shariah in whatever country they are in?

Is it a duty for able Muslim men to implement shariah in whatever country they are in? Brothers have told me it is obligatory.
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Does Islam obligate us to give Daawa?

Does Islam obligate us to give Daawa to every person we know? Or does it say that at the end what really counts is the good deeds you did towards the people?
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Is there a distinction in obligations between a Muslim and a non-Muslim?

Most of my knowledge is about Judaism. Within Judaism, it is not considered necessary for all non-Jews to convert to Judaism. Consequently, non-Jews do not have to follow all 613 of the laws in the ...
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What's main objective, duty and purpose of an Imam?

What's the main purposes, objectives and duties of a Shia Imam? Do those purposes, objectives and duties get over when he passes away? And is it possible that he not be able to complete all his ...
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Is it an obligation for everyone to marry? [duplicate]

Is it an obligation for everyone to marry? In my case, I want to live lonely and not marry but I don't Know or Islam allows a person to not marry.
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Is it obligatory for a Muslim to help Muslims in need in another country?

Suppose some Muslims in another country need help, e.g. in a war, in an earthquake. Is it obligatory for Muslims in other countries to help them? What about a situation when the government, who ...
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Responsibilities of common muslim in spreading Islam

What are the responsibilities of common muslim to spread Islam? A common person is one that is not a scholar in Islam and does not hold any position within the government. Please give references from ...
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Children's rights from parents (Son)

From another question I asked previously, the following fatwa was provided which says that a fathers financial responsibility ends when the son reaches puberty. I'm assuming after which it's optional ...
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Children's rights (Son)

I've heard that the father is responsible for his children in-terms of clothing them, providing them with food, shelter (financially to put it simply), as in all the basics of life. Assuming this is ...
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What are your obligations in imparting religious knowledge you just gained?

I have a question but I feel that I have to provide some background info first, so here goes: I have just started learning more about Islam and I'm at a point where whenever I learn something new I ...