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First I need to apologize for my former comments based on a misunderstanding and need for clarification at my first reading of your post. The comment of UmH actually brought some light into this darkness. Secondly in fact أرحم (Arham) in Arabic might be a superlative or simply a verb of comparison between two entities and their mercy towards others. And ...


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I am surprised how ambiguous some people become when talking about that of which they know nothing about. First of all, Allah is The Most Merciful. "Arham" literally means the superlative of "Raheem", which means Merciful. Superlative is basically the most... of an adjective, like "fastest", "strongest", "most intelligent". So naming your child Raheem is ...


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May Allah bless you and strengthen you on the path of Islam till the end of your life. In your question you have mentioned 3 major steps you are taking (the greatest of which in my mind is lowering the gaze), it is praiseworthy that you are doing these. But in order to solidify your abstinence, you must perform nawafil prayers as much as you can and ...


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Asalamoualaikum, I do believe that looking at the internal organs of a human, any other animal or living/non-living being is permissible for medical or educational purposes as this allows us to have a better understanding of the human anatomy. However it is best to use an animal as a muslim after death should really be buried. But I'm not a scholar. As ...


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السَّلامُ عليكم ورحمةالله وبركاته I was surprised to hear this but a little research shows it to be true. Apparently it can have as much as 35% alcohol. So it is haraam. I checked with an Alim who confirms this.


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Hair are part of the 'awrah of a woman and should be covered: اتفق الفقهاء على عدم جواز النظر إلى شعر المرأة الأجنبية، كما لا يجوز لها إبداؤه للأجانب عنها The jurists are in agreement on the illegality of looking at the hair of a stranger woman, and also that it is illegal for her to reveal them to someone who is a stranger to her — الموسوعة ...


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Is it halal to work for companies like Facebook/Google who provide some beneficial service (especially Google) but their main revenue source is from advertisement? Like every other other business, it depends on the nature of the business itself. Here it depends on what is being advertised. Given that Google and Facebook have both facilitated an advertising ...


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