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What do Islamic scholars recommend for male students in schools where female students and teachers do not wear hijab?

In school, there are uncovered non-mahram female teachers and classmates. In this scenario, with mental strength one might refrain himself from looking at fellow classmates of the opposite gender, but ...
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Is cheating at schools/universities' exams haram?

I know that cheating is a bad act, but I’d like to know what the ruling of Islam is about it? In fact, is it a haram (forbidden) act or it is solely a Makruh (disapproved) practice? Is there any ...
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Should I Fast or not during exams/ while studying for exams?

Ramadan Mubarak I'm a student who, in less than two weeks will be sitting exams deciding which University I get into/if I get into University. Today is the first day of Ramadan and I have not fasted, ...
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Can a Muslim participate in a church encounter for school? [closed]

There is Christian encounter program at our school and they want us to write problems bothering us on paper and sow a seed in our education by adding something small of our problems to an envelope for ...
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How to interact in a mixed-gender Islamic school? [closed]

I recently relocated to Malaysia and entered an Islamic school. However, classes are mixed. I do not talk to the girls unnecessarily, but the problem is that they start talking unnecessarily to me. ...
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Is attending a school prom or formal event held under strict conditions forbidden?

I am a female Muslim and a senior this year. Yesterday was our school prom and I decided to go. I still wore my Hijab and none of my skin was showing. Even though they allowed me to go, my parents ...
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What should I do being unable to pray at school?

In school I can't pray dhuhr and sometimes asr prayer also because I stay back late so what should I do? I'm afraid it's not acceptable to pray these prayers late all the time. My school is run by a ...
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Is it acceptable to make friends with a Christian at school?

You may all know from my previous question that I am currently in year 9 now in a top school, and the community around me isn't very Islamic. Yes, there are Muslims here and there, but very few. I ...
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Are exams during Ramadan a reason to not fast?

This year Ramadan will be during the exam period for most students. Is this an acceptable reason to not fast? Especially for nervous students who could potentially faint. Is there any way around ...
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Can I learn about the reproduction process of the opposite gender in school? [closed]

I am a young boy and in school they teach us about the female body and the male body. We started learning about growth and development and was wondering if I am allowed to learn about the female ...
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can girls study in co-education systems? [duplicate]

Can girls study with boys in co-education systems? as now every school or college is co-education and it is a necessity to have proper education so does it make us a bad Muslim?
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Are school proms haram?

Are secondary school proms haram? I'm a male and have finished Yr11 and my GCSEs and have also been invited to a 'prom'. This event will involve music, dancing and halal food with no alcohol present ...
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Is it permissible in to make software application that deal with music, films, TV dramas etc or to make programming assignments for students?

I am an Android developer and working as a freelancers, normally I receive requests from clients to make them an application which deal with music or convert their music and video website to an ...
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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
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Am I still obligated to wear hijab at school when the school forbids it?

As a Muslim girl I know that wearing a hijab (scarf for covering the hair) is compulsory and I do wear it. But wearing the hijab isn't permitted in the school where I study. They also don't allow ...
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Praying in school problem?

Salam, A couple of months ago I asked this question: What is the ruling of praying in school?. I seem to reach the conclusion that I can pray sitting down with proper wudu'. However, I can only do ...
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Forced to commit shirk at school

Hey so I have 2 problems: 1.in one of my subjects, we have to organize something for this years halloween and I have to participate too. We’re gonna go to 3rd graders and teach them halloween ...
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what do i do if im unable to pray due to being at school?

I'm a student who lives in america, my school is mostly christian and we don't have very many Muslim student's i'm afraid it would be unacceptable to pray at school due to the setting being not very ...
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Can I draw something with a 'soul' if it's for school?

I had read an answer from another post which stated that I may not draw something with a 'soul' like a human. I have many school projects which require drawing a human or living thing. Also, am I ...
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Playing with dolls and Aisha

In this hadith, Aisha is said to play with dolls: A'ishah, may Allaah be pleased with her, narrated that she used to play with dolls in the presence of the Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam, and ...
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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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Is yoga haram? Please clarify

Is yoga haram? I am not referring to a Hinduism worship related yoga, I am talking about exercise yoga. In my school, we are forced to do yoga, is it haram? I am hoping for it to be halal in this ...
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What to do about missing jummuah for class? [duplicate]

I have a mandatory math session for my college class that I must attend or I fail and it starts the same time as jummuah which is also mandatory for me to attend what should I do in this case? I ...
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Can I combine maghrib and isha, given that I have class during maghrib time?

I am a college student. I have to take a class during maghrib time and there's no possible way to do it before or after. Would it be okay to combine it with Isha?
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Praying in school

Alsalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh I really want to pray dhuhr (and asr) in time but school hours make it hard School starts at 8.35 until 4.00 so I can't pray dhuhr in time Im in a catholic ...
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I can't pray zhur in school

I am going to a school in UAE called sabis,I asked the aqc and I asked the other higher-ups, but they told me the same thing the director said students can pray after school, 5 minutes before aser ...
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What Islamic schools offer online degree or courses in fully learning dream interpretation, and among other things related to Islam

I’m unable to find any online schoolsthat offer a degree in dream interpretation or courses to fully learn dream interpretations. Mainly because I don’t really know any Islamic schools. I also don’t ...
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Is it haram to have friends of opposite gender of neighbours and in school?

Assalamualaikum, i am actually student in school, i actually have some female classmates of mine who i usually go for study related stuff and i also give them my work if they need it, i don't have any ...
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Cant pray dhuhr, asr and magrib due to school? [duplicate]

Assalamu alaikum, in winter time i cant pray dhuhr, asr and magrib because I'm at school at this time. I know i can repray it and i do that, but is it a sin or do i have to pray it at school?? Because ...
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Is (or was) there a school of Islam that accepts both Sunni and Shia hadiths?

I am asking if such a movement ever appeared, that would consider as authentic a hadith if it is considered authentic by either Sunni or Shia Muslims. In other words, the set of hadiths they consider ...
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Is it haram to copy my friend's assignment and submit it? [duplicate]

I have an assignment to submit tomorrow and my friend has finished his. Can I copy his or will I have to do it myself? I had heard it is Haram to copy in Islam in papers. But what is the ruling on ...
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Are school cards haram?

Aslam o Alakom to whom ever is reading this, So some further context: My school hands out cards to people who do good deeds or portray good character traits. You can redeem cards by putting it in a ...
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