Questions tagged [practical-islam]

'Practical Islam' is putting Islam to practice, and applying it in everyday life.

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I don't know arabic Is it okay to read Quran in my language

when i was little my father teach me how to read Quran. But I had never understood what does it really say's. Is reading in arabic more important than understanding what quran say's. My father says I ...
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What is the meaning of tawqeef and ijtihad of sahabah?

I would like to know the meaning of the expressions tawqeef, and ijtihad of sahabah in the context of the quote below. There's a kind of difference of opinion on whether the names of the surahs ...
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Doing miswak and coronavirus

Can I do miswak five times before every prayer nowadays. Because they're saying not to touch anything or bring it your mouth and other organs.
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What is the 'first' Islam? [closed]

In the times of Prophet Muhammed, what was Islam like? For example: It wasn't Sunni or Shia (because these came after his passing), was it just called 'Islam'? What is the difference between their '...
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Is Islamic political thought disappearing? [closed]

In the past, when Islam prevailed, a lot of Sunni jurists produced many works on Islamic governance, the most sited of which being al-Mawardi rahimahullahi a'layh's. But now it seems that the position ...
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The Quran, Islamic prayers and Namaz ada

If a Muslim man, by birth, faith and law gives up saying prayers and abstains from Namaz Ada for many years, What other Muslims should call him? What are the duties of ...
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Was rulers of Saudi tried to hide crack of the kaaba? [closed]

Is it true that Saudi/other rulers tried to hide the crack of Kaaba and it used to get cracked after every attempt?? Why steel nails are used to support/hold the cracked part? What is the reason in ...
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Is investment in digital gold Halal?

If someone wants to buy digital gold or wants to invest in a commodity mutual fund which invests in gold, for short term or long term, until he makes some good profit, then can he do that? Is it ...
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IS IT RIGHT TO SAY:the entire religion all + non obligatory acts IS PART OF LA ILAHA ILALLAH OR PART OF FULFILLING THE CONDITIONS OF LA ILAHA ILALLAH?

Is it right to say that the entire religion and every good deed we make (obligatory or voluntary like Salah, dhikr, all kinds of good deeds, acquiring knowledge, reciting the entire Quran in 7 days) ...
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Are you allowed to cry because of how beautiful the Quran is?(In Salat)

are you allowed to cry because of how beautiful the Quran is?*(In Salat) because of how beautiful the signs and meanings are?
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Acquisition fee is haram

Is this haram in Islam that are shown in above picture by circle?
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HELP, URGENT!!! PLEASE RESPOND!

I exposed my sins and sometimes foolishly I expose others too if I sincerely repent to Allah. Can i still have my sins concealed on the Day of Judgement. I cannot stop thinking!
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Cutting hair on monday

Someone told me that cutting hair on monday is prohibited. He quoted a hadith also regarding this. Please tell me is there any hadith like this if yes can you please mention the refrence
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What is it like to mention Allah aloud after praying inside the mosque? (zikr o llah)

Today I’m with some of my friends which belongs to very Islamic cultural background, while talking about sharia one of my friend tell us that to recite wazaif ( tasbihat) is not good. I’m surprised ...
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Namaz without understanding its meaning?

I was molested in teenage and who did it made me do things and got me addicted and since then I had been masturbating, I tried to get rid of it but couldn't. 24 years later I think I could and I had ...
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Accumulated zakaat money

My sister in law need money to build house. Can I accumulate the zakaat money of this year with next year so I can give her on next year to solve her problem in one go. Is it permissible.
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Doing good and bad deeds simultaneously(same time). Are they both accepted or it is a must not to sin at that particular moment you do that good deed?

Salaam aleikum. If someone does simultaneously (or at the same time) a good and a bad deed. Example: One individual simultaneously listens to quran, makes dhikr, la ilaha ilallah, Astagfirullah, ...
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Is going (simply going as a tourist) to temples or churches or christian masses, shirk or kufr?

Is going (simply going as a tourist) to temples or churches or christian masses, shirk or kufr. Also, to what extent can a Muslim participate in the practices of other faiths. **Assuming the Muslim ...
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Is it halal to skip pray if I am sick or poor?

Imagine a person who has no access to hot water. Now this person has to endure cold to pray, and the other person can easily pray with hot water. How is it fair for cold water person to endure such a ...
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Are pictures of pigs OK?

If we had an icon on a software GUI that looked like a piggy bank would that be OK or is there a risk that some people would be offended by it?
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How to maneuver one person to the right of Imam during Salat?

While during salat there are only two persons (an imam and a jamaat) and the jamaat initially stand to the left of the imam (the correct one should be on the right & the Imam already in Salah ...
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Should Muslim women observe the hijab if it is safer for them not to?

Quran 33:59 “ O Prophet, tell your wives and your daughters and the women of the believers to bring down over themselves [part] of their outer garments. That is more suitable that they will be ...
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Niyat for jummah fard Arabic intention

Can someone tell me the niyat in Arabic for jummah? Like fajr fard is nayatun ossalaliyah lilala he... etc I know it’s supposed to be said in the heart but us bengalis verbalize it in Arabic
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Doing salah in a hurry as if the departure train has arrived. Are we punished for acts of worship that we do with bad quality?

Salaam alejkum. We know that we are punished for sins like shirk, gambling, theft, adultery, backbiting, usury etc... because there are overwhelming arguments from the quran and sunnah. But the big ...
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Where should i pray Sunnah rakat? at Home or at Mosque? [duplicate]

I know it's not compulsory, but i want to do it as prophet Mohammad(SAW) used to do. If i should pray Sunnah at home, what is the benefit of praying Sunnah at home than mosque? Should I Pray only Fard ...
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Praying sitting down

Salam alykum, I am an over the road truck driver which means I’m inside my truck 4 to 5 days a week. My question is can I pray sitting down inside my truck? My truck has a low roof and I can’t stand ...
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Cleaning after urination?

After urinating I clean my penis with toilet paper and wash it with water. Recently I noticed that after cleaning it with toilet paper small amount of urine appears at the top of it, it is so small ...
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What are the names of sahabas who were ashra-mubashra [duplicate]

I want to know the complete names of sahabas who were known as ashra-mubashra. Anyone who knows about it can tell here. Thank you
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Confusion on Imam leading the prayer

Salam, I am a 2nd yr HS student in the US. In my school, we have this place of prayer where we all gather around to Pray. It led by one of our students who takes the role of the Imam. Usually in ...
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Are corporate doctors sinful?

In today's capitalistic world, many professionals work in a corporate setting where the bottom line is to make more profit for the shareholders. In the medical field, we have many corporate ...
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Does grave sand eating gives sense of calm?

Today I was with my wife at her mother grave, as it’s been less than a week my wife cries a lot but while we were at her mother grave and crying, her neighbor told her to eat the sand/clay from the ...
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What age to bring kids to graveyard

My son grandma passed away and he is 3 years old. I wanted to ask what age should we bring kid to grave yard as there is a dispute in my family and I know that 3-4 is too small to bring them here. ...
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Is Etoro Halal?

They have an Islamic account as well : https://www.etoro.com/customer-service/islamic-account/ My doubt is mainly around CFDs (contract for differences).
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Can I exchange notes to coins but for a lower amount?

There are situations when we are need of coins. At times,some touts like to take advantage of the situation and take a fee to the exchange from us. For example: For a bill of $10, they return only $9....
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Dhikr isn't giving me dramatic improvement in all spheres of life. Why not?

I have tried many kind of dhikrs with the exception of reading Quran in Arabic because I don't know the language. I have said thousands of times estagfirullah, la ilahe ilallah etc. Sometimes I feel ...
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Why is this difference in order of namaz and fasting?

During the time of a woman's period she is allowed not to read the namaz and the namaz of that time she has not to read later too. But If a woman leaves a fasting during her periods, she has to fast ...
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Take interest and give away stuff instead [closed]

If I have 300 USD of interest in cash and a jewellery of 300 USD from halaal money, if I need cash right now, can I give the jewellery to charity instead and take the interest money?
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Being friends with non-muslims who speak/do haram

I recently had a change of mindset and lifestyle and now I'm doing my best to practice Islam and worship Allah but before all of this I made a lot of non-muslim friends (because I live in Europe) that ...
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Dealing in Interest while Living in a Non-Muslim Country

If a person lives in a country which has an interest based banking system then is he not allowed to work in any company or institution then? As all companies will comply with the government rules ...
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What is debt in islam?

Is debt just a money or it is any object we took from someone? For example when I was kid about 11 years old, sometimes I took from my friends games. Now I have some games which are not mine but I don'...
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What is number of possibilities of cases in Inheritance can occur while distributing inheritance according to the Quran?

Many books have been written on Islamic rules of inheritance. I am curious to know what could be number of possibilities of cases in inheritance distribution
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Is this bid'ah? Is this allowed [duplicate]

Selam alejkum. One individual wants to make every single day 1000 dhikrs with the thought that it is practical and will be helpful to him in the afterlife and this world. For this reason every single ...
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Will it be haram to earn money by lying while negotiating a (buying) deal

I know it's haram to lie. My question is more complicated than just lying to earn money. What if I want to see if the other person is giving me a reasonable price and to do that I lie that I am ...
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Is it halal to become a plastic surgeon in the modern world?

Asslamualikum, Dear Brothers / Sisters, I am doing medical and wanted to know weather I can choose plastic surgery as my specialty. In the modern day plastic surgery can also be used to beautify ...
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Differences Within Religion [closed]

As-salamu alaykum brothers and sisters of Islam. I had query something that is dividing my friends and making them lose their bonds so i humbly request to be tolerant and impartial in your opinions ...
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Is writting fiction novel Haram in Islam?what about writting romance genre?

I intend to write a dark,you know,a tragedy story.Therfore there will be for sure bad guys in my story.There will be violence and bad language used.A lot of bad things will happen to the MC(main ...
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What should I do as an employee

If an employee caught by me stealing money from the savings money and he said that I was expecting to put it tomorrow.what should I do as a honest employee?
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Reading sunnat prayers and its importance

I have heard some people said that sunnat prayers are a must after each/after each salah. What is the ruling about reading sunnat and why people says that reading Jummah (friday prayer) Sunnat and ...
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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?
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Why do people fall in and out of religion?

There are some Muslims (including myself) who are religious for some time and then slowly fall out of the religion and then go back to being religious and so on... It's like a cycle. Does this mean ...

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