Questions tagged [tawba]

The word Tawbah (Repentance) in Arabic literally means 'to return'. It is to return to Allah seek forgiveness from a sin and resolve to never go back to it.

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Friend said kufr because of me

My friend was messing around with me and in response i did the same thing and that made him angry and out of anger he said kufr about islam, is this a sin and if it is, should I invite him to say duas ...
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If I truly repented for a major sin I had once committed, will it still show up in my records on Judgement Day?

Let’s pretend I do a major sin and then inshallah do a perfect taubah and never do that sin ever again. Will it still show up in my records on Judgement Day?
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Walking in front of a person who’s praying

So I was really sad about a certain situation which is why I was very absent-minded and I walked into the bedroom without paying attention & I accidentally laid down on the bed without noticing ...
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Is making tawbah sufficient for lying when swearing on the Quran?

I swore on the Quran while lying and I'm very regretful of my sin, very. I can not fast 3 days or feed 10 people. Or pay the fee of committing this sin (reasons). I made tawbah and prayed and made ...
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Shirk accidentally by swearing

My mother was talking on the phone and I heard her say “I swear to my kids” I asked her about it and she said she knows it’s haram but she just wanted the person on the phone to believe her. I told ...
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What should I do to seek forgiveness for homosexual sexual relations (not anal sex)?

I have had homosexual urges for years and the other day I had homosexual relations with a man. We did not have anal sex but we did "other sexual things". I am a Hanafi Muslim and I felt bad and I ...
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Backbiting and cursing family

I was angry at my family for some personal stuff going on and I talked bad about them with someone else. They don’t know but I said some horrible stuff like how they can die and go to hell. I ...
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Sins that are done in confusion

What if a person is unable to understand what he is doing or feeling and in order to figure it out if he does that thing (which is a sin), but he did not have that intention (the intention to tale ...
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Is this lie okay in islam?

I told a lie about being a victim of sexual abuse to a person that makes harsh comments about sexual abuse. However, I did this to stop them from making these comments as they were affecting the girls ...
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How do I repent from swearing by something other than Allah, without knowing it amounts to shirk?

Three weeks ago, I first heard about the sin of shirk. I read about it, and I found that swearing by anything other than Allah is shirk. I sometimes used to swear by my mother. Can Allah forgive me ...
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Masturbating in Ramadan

I wanted to ask if God will forgive me for masturbating in Ramadan, I am a teen and I am unfortunately addicted to masturbation, so I promised myself that This Ramadan I won't masturbate which was the ...
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Something about fortune telling

I heard that going to fortune tellers for fun and not for believing will cause your prayer to not be accepted for 40 days, is this true? And what if someone Did not know it was haram but found out ...
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How do tell my family not to got dargah (shrine)?

Assalamualaikum, I am actually a 14 year old boy, my family goes to dargah (shrine of a dead person) and I don't know exactly what they do but I think they might have committed shirk, I realised this ...
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Do you have to repent to a sin once or rest of your life?

Assalamualaikum, I actually repented from sins, so I actually wanted to know do you have to repent from a sin once or forever until you die? I actually have repented from a lot of sins and i don't ...
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If I recite this du'a 3 times are all my major and minor sins forgiven?

If I read Astagfiru-l-Laaha-l Azim allazi la ilaaha illa huw al-haiy al-Qaiyyum wa attubu ilayhi 3 times, are all my sins major sins and minor sins forgiven? And shirk too because I have commited ...
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If you feel remorse and sincerely repent can Allah forgive third party

I know I asked this question before but if you sincerely repent feel remorse and any kind of third party and you promise Allah never to return to this can he forgive you because some people say Allah ...
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Is taking halloween pictures for school shirk?

So I’m in this class where we had a project to teach children English. The topic was halloween. We had this event where they learnt halloween vocabulary and they gave me the task to take pictures of ...
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What does this hadith mean.?

There is a hadith that says: "If a person commits shirk and dies in the state of that will go in hell". Does this mean if a person commits shirk but reads shahada and becomes a muslim again, ...
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Does swallowing something inedible invalidate salah?

I was praying earlier and I had the feeling that there was something like hair in my mouth, I’m not sure though. There was just a weird feeling against my cheek. Then after I finished, the feeling ...
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Is there any such a dhikr?

ASALAMUALAKUM. I have a question...i heard that there is this dhikr or dua that if you say it then Allah will wipe out your major sins called " Astagfirulah al adheem al lazi la ilaha ila huwal ...
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Does Allah forgive disobeying and insulting parents even after punishment?

I‘m a 15 year-old boy and unfortunately, since my childhood, I have always been very aggressive and disrespectful to my mother and my father. A couple of months ago, I would always shout at my parents ...
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How to repent from all the sins a person has comitted?

Can you please tell me how can I ask forgiveness from all the sins I have committed, and will shirk also be forgiven by that because I have comitted many shirk when I was between 12 and 13 and I was ...
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I think that because of my sins, my dua may not be getting accepted

Assalam-O-Alaikum Wrwb, I am a young Muslim man and I have found out that I have been "repenting and then repeating." By this, I mean I have been committing sin (I am abhorred to admit that ...
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Is it possible to repent from shirk if I forgot what exactly I did?

Basically I was just repenting to Allah for all the things I did and I also wanted to repent for something really bad, but just some seconds later I forgot what exactly it was. Now I’m scared & ...
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Are All sins forgivable if one asks forgiveness before death and dosen't repeat those sins [duplicate]

Salam i want to know that there are major sins and minor sins in Islam so if some one commits major sins because minor sins are forgiven with tawbah but if someone does limited major sins, minor shirk,...
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Is this forgivable [duplicate]

If anyone is addicted to a major sin but then he leaves the sin for Allah and he does tawbah and promises never to repeat it again does Allah forgive him? Jazak Allah
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Is tawba acceptable for pre-marital sexual videos my boyfriend put on the internet?

I have committed illegal sexual relationship with my boyfriend and made some videos. Now he put those videos on the internet. Now I am very much depressed about what I did. Is my tawba acceptable?
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It seems that God is very forgiving; what is the significance of "Beware of small sins"?

I get the impression that God is always ready to forgive, giving lots of leeway and many chances to repent. Below is an example of what I mean; I see comments like this all over the place in the Qur'...
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My sins Deleted?

AOA, I know the Hadith that mentions that my Good deeds might be deleted, Believe me I try to avoid it, yesterday I was trying to watch some stuff, however during that I remembered that Allah was ...
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Will Allah forgive me for this? [duplicate]

I am a girl, age of 13 and I have been crying a lot and I've been so worried. I am learning how to perform the 2 Raka'at (2 units) and 4 Raka'at. I have also been lying a lot and I am starting to ...
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Please tell the Meaning of the Hadith about repenting at day and night

The gate of repentance is open to His slaves, until the sun rises from the west. The Prophet ﷺ said: “Allaah spreads out His Hand at night to accept the repentance of those who did wrong during the ...
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I don't understand the story of the man who killed 99

So there's a story of a man who killed 99 people which I'm sure many are familiar with. When Allah sends the angels down and they measure the distance the man was to the town of sin and compare it to ...
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Are all my deeds not accepted now?

This YouTube video This Sin May Erase All Your Good Deeds! — Scary Hadith quotes a hadith that says when I transgress the limits while being aware Allah SWT is watching, my deeds are deleted. My ...
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Is "X" kufr (reference question)

Kufr is often defined as disbelief; to what extent does this simple definition cover the meaning of Kufr in Islam? Motivation: We have a load of questions (see the hopefully growing list at the end) ...
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Are your sins forgiven if you say astagfirullah 100 times aday without intention

I read astagfirullah every day between Asr and Magrib, but most of the time I read it because I made a routine that I would read it everyday, will I still be forgiven?
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Eating pork intentionally [duplicate]

May Allah forgive me for this but I cant sleep. I was in a ramen place with my friend and I was really curious about the broth taste and it was pork broth and I sipped it n then spit it out. I’m so ...
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Is it necessary to ask forgiveness from that person who has been told about zinah comitted by a person?

If someone commits zinah and tells about it to someone else to get relieved from sorrow, is it necessary to ask forgiveness from the person with whom he or she shared the incident in case of istighfar ...
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Will Allah forgive my brother for abandoning parents? [duplicate]

My brother abandoned my mom after getting married. I looked after my mom. He only realized his mistake after my mom's death. I know he is guilty and repents. But my question is will Allah forgive my ...
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I want to repent from backbiting. but I can't remember whom I was wronged to. What should I do?

I want to repent from backbiting. Because now I regret for what I've done and I fear the punishments in the afterlife. I was teenager when I committed the sins. Now, I'm trying to apologize everyone ...
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I said "kings of the kings" Instead of king of the kings...is this shirk? Will Allah forgive? [duplicate]

We all know that Allah says that he is the king of the kings but i accidentally said that Allah is the kings of the kings i accidentally said kings instead of king..is this shirk? I said shahada and ...
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Will Allah forgive me for doing X ? (reference question)

Suppose I have done the sin X - Will Allah forgive me for doing it? What must I do to be forgiven? Motivation: We have a load of questions (see the list at the end) on the site where someone confesses ...
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Is this kufr? Will Allah forgive me after doing tawbah for kufr? [duplicate]

Aoa 2 years ago i was interested in reincarnation and Started to think that we could also do reincarnation and stuff and i even tried looking into my past life but i left it since 5 months ago.....
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Will Allah forgive me if i repent

I want to know that is a person asks for forgiveness from All sins major or minor even from shirk if he repents then can he be forgiven if the person commits even the bigest sin of all but seeks ...
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Am i still hopeful for Allah's forgiveness after this sin?

Salam i want to ask a question. I have been doing masturbation for 7 months and now i have left it Alhumdulilah and Alhumdulilah i also did tawbah and promised Allah i will never do that sin and and ...
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Repenting when sun rises from the west

Hi so im a revert and I just read that you can’t repent once the sun rises from the west. But I’m wondering, does that mean that if we commit sins after that we can’t repent? Or does that just mean ...
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Will Allah Forgive This Person?

Aoa I wanted to know that if a person commits any major sin knowingly he is disobeying Allah or knowingly transgressing against Allah but then later he feels bad or feels remorseful about the sins he ...
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Please answer if Allah will forgive or not

Aoa I used to masturbate and i was addicted to it but i did a tawbah and promised never to do it again and left it Alhumdulilah but i sometimes feel i am not forgiven as i heard that there is a ...
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Is there a point of repenting if we do not regret our sins?

I am a teen and addicted to masturbation and sometimes watching "it" unfortunately. I know it's a sin but I just can't stop or feel guilty. Would Allah still forgive me if I ask?
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I've had gay sex, how can I ask for forgiveness

I'm not GAY because I don't have feelings for mens, I love womens. But I've been Bi-Curious lately and I ended up taking BJ from a guy. We did it 3-4 times. Now I regret it and want to ask for ...
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Making tawba while menstruating

I did something which I regret doing but I’m not able to pray since I’m on my period. How can I make tawba?