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Working as bartender/steward means in the end that part of your work is serving/transporting/selling alcohol - people doing this are cursed according to this hadith: Al-Tirmidhi Hadith 2776 Narrated by Anas ibn Malik Allah's Messenger (saws) invoked the curse of Allah on ten people in connection with wine: the wine-presser, the one who has ...


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Well you can answer: Alaikum as-salam عليكم السلام or wa alaikum as-salam وعليكم السلام Both are perfectly fine and good answers! Also available are the singular forms: 'alaika as-salam عليك السلام and wa 'alaika as-salam وعليك السلام and also to repeat with the same word 'alaika as-salam السلام عليك ... etc. all this five expressions can be ...


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Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa baraktuh, Narrated Awn Ibn Abu Juhaifa "My father said, I saw Bilal turning his face from side to side while pronouncing the Adhan for the prayer." Sahih al-Bukhari "I saw the movement of his mouth from this side to that side upon saying "Hayya 'alas-salah" and "Hayya 'alal-falah." [Musnad Ahmad] "I saw ...


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1.Wearing Clothes that Covering the Aurat. cover the aurat is an absolute requirement that must be met before a woman out of the house or working at the office. Because Allah Almighty has said unequivocally in the Quran: "O Prophet, tell your wives and your daughters and the women of the believers to bring down over themselves [part] of their outer garments....


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Common people may not issue the verdict of Kufr on a Muslim, unless he explicitly confirms it. A Muslim may be described as "doing an action of Kufr" if that is clearly the case, but that does not make him a Kafir. An example of such an action would be to abandon praying completely. To claim Kufr of a Muslim, an Islamic judge has to go through a number of ...


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EDIT: Manners of Eating and Drinking in Islam and its advantages: "...eat and drink, but do not be wasteful, for God does not like the prodigals." [7:31]. The Holy Prophet (saww) said: “Eat when you feel hungry, drink when you feel thirsty ... " (1) He (saww) also said: “Whoever eats little, will have a sound body and a pure heart, and ...


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To the best of my knowledge, although it is recommended to eat by the right hand, instead of left hand (and actually it is said that it is Makruh to eat by the left hand), but it doesn’t mean that it is a haram act to do so. Consequently there is no necessity for left-handed people to change their habit about that. Of course, as a related helpful point, ...


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There is more than one correct way of disposing writings which are considered holy. Based on your example, you are using the word 'Allah', this one word would be considered holy, while the rest of the text can be disposed of in any halal manner. To expand, any word or phrase using 'Allah' (Bismillah, Abdullah, etc.) would need to be treated in such a manner. ...


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Qur'an vs. Moshaf vs. pages of the moshaf First you must distinguish between the Qur'an as the word of Allah () revealed to the prophet () and transmitted orally via narrator chains until this day. And the moshaf which is written a copy of the content of the Qur'an. Beside this the ruling that apply on a moshaf and pages of the moshaf can differ in fiqh. ...


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There is nothing in the sunnah that proves that talking while eating is Haram or anything else. On the other hand there are narrations which prove otherwise, where sometimes the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) spoke while eating. Like the time some meat was brought to him, he took a bite out of it the he said: أَنَا سَيِّدُ النَّاسِ يَوْمَ ...


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Some scholars feel that purifying ones own wealth by donating such money directly to the masjid is a bad idea, since the masjid is a house of God and should be built and maintained using only pure funds. Similarly, it shouldn't be used to print Qur'ans. Rather it should be given to the poor and the needy, or any other charitable purpose. This is, I ...


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There are a couple of different Islamic teachings that apply here, and you will have to balance them out: Imitating other religions and participating in their rituals is forbidden(1). Islam has its own rituals relating to eating which you should observe(2). Islam enjoins ihsan (excellence) in all deeds, including in dealing with non-muslims, and that ...


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In the name of Allah, the most compassionate, the most merciful Briefly speaking, typically, the first person who intends to say hello (as a greeting), he or she says: Assalamu Alaikum/Alaik But the second one who want to reply to his or her Salam, tells: Alaikum/Alaika Salam (which demonstrates being the second part who is saying back his/her hello ...


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First, to the last part... If they're vessels (like cups and spoons), they're clearly forbidden in the various authentic ahadeeth. Now to the main part about other than utensils... Let us first recall the hadeeth from Saheeh al-Bukhaari: Al-Halaalu Bayyin, wal-harramu bayyin... الحلال بيّن والحرام بيّن... The hadeeth basically explains that the ...


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It's ok to do this as it was narrated that there was nothing prevents the prophet from (reciting) Quran except for Janabah: لَمْ يَكُنْ يَحْجُبُهُ عَنِ الْقُرْآنِ شَىْءٌ لَيْسَ الْجَنَابَةَ " Nothing would prevent him from (reciting) Qur'an except Janabah." Source: http://sunnah.com/urn/1002670 BUT: you should not do that, as you should show ...


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First as Mariam is a female name you should consider to use the feminine form: رضي الله عنها (Radia Allahu 'anha) or عليها السلام ('alayha as-Salam) Then radia Allahu 'anha or 'anhu (or rahimahu Allah) could be said about anybody you want to which them well, sahaba, tabi'yn, scholars, teachers, parents ... (see this Fatwa in Arabic) And 'alayha as-...


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At this time, I cannot give the source but, in my Country, Indonesia, Messengers and Angels get title Alaihi sallam (AS.), Except Rasulullah Muhammad who get Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam (SAW.) then The Companions and around them get Radhiallahu anhu (RA.).


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In this case you should avoid Backbiting or ghaybah الغيبة. ... And do not spy or backbite each other. Would one of you like to eat the flesh of his brother when dead? You would detest it. And fear Allah ; indeed, Allah is Accepting of repentance and Merciful. (49:12) A short definition could be found in this well known hadith. According Imam an-Nawawi ...


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The word "GOAT" when used for players in sports is used as an acronym. It stands for "Greatest Of All Time" It is not an insult but rather a form of appreciation.


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I suggest you refer to this book for the manner of eating in Islam and much more practical tips in your life. It is compiled by the late grand contemporary Islamic philosopher and Quran commentator. Also for the other part of your question that why we should follow these rules: It is because the Prophet is the best example for the Muslims to follow as ...


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Adab is a part of akhlaq. It is simply giving respect mostly to your elders. Akhlaq is related with your personality. It is derived from the word Khulk, means disposition. When you keep doing something repeatedly you start doing it at spinal level, becomes your reflex action. It may be your intelligence, anger, desire or imagination. You have two ...


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There is no English translation of Minhaj al-Qasidin wa Mufid al-Sadiqin (Arabic: منهاج القاصدين ومفيد الصادقين) as the Arabic version is not available in the first place. This book was lost long time ago, but I have heard that, for the first time, a Syrian publisher has distributed the book in Arabic, based on an old version found in Turkey. I have not seen ...


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Well some people say that one has to abide by the rules of law of that region where he is living as long as they don't oppose the basic Islamic laws. The very basic laws include not telling lies, not stealing, not deceiving other people, not hurting others, not performing deeds which might bring loss to others etc. You forgive other people when they hurt ...


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The Prophet (ﷺ) did not stop the man from eating with his right hand; he merely prayed that he would not be able to use his right hand to eat (note that the "right hand" is a deduction made by some scholars, not an explicit part of the hadith, and that other scholars believe that the Prophet was referring to his left hand). In this case, Allah answered the ...


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I have read that the Prophet(peace be upon him) used to recite Ayatul kursi: Prophet (ﷺ) said, “By reciting it (Ayat- ul-Kursi), there will be a guardian appointed over you from Allah who will protect you during the night, and Satan will not be able to come near you until morning” [Al-Bukhari]


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Stay off of youtube comments below Islamic videos Stop wasting their time / money on cable television Pray to Allah swt for the patience to handle the opposition Read about the Prophet and his companions and their struggles with the same issues.


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In Islam, you're judged by your intentions: Allah will not call you to account for thoughtlessness in your oaths, but for the intention in your hearts; and He is Oft-forgiving, Most Forbearing. (Al-Baqara: Verse 225) Allah (swt) will not bring to account your negligence, rather your intentions. If you read the Quran while you're naked because you want to ...


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See the Verses from 90th Verse from 5th Lesson (Ma'idah 5:9 0)of Quran Shareef: Whatever you are doing is not considered here, But the result that your action may reflecting are strictly prohibited by Islam. That is it may help someone to take alcohol. More than that the money or profit that you are payed from that bar/shop is also made\earned from haram. ...


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