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Do other living creatures besides Insaan and jin pray to the Almighty?

There are several Quranic verses to the effect that all things, living and non-living, worship Allah through prostration and glorification. Quran 22:18 Do you not see that to Allah prostrates ...
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Does the Quran answer why Life is a Test?

It seems that the answer has been stated explicitly in the following verse: (67:2) الَّذِي خَلَقَ الْمَوْتَ وَالْحَيَاةَ لِيَبْلُوَكُمْ أَيُّكُمْ أَحْسَنُ عَمَلًا ۚ وَهُوَ الْعَزِيزُ الْغَفُورُ [He] ...
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Worshipping and doing good for the sake of salvation and/or for the sake of pleasing Allah?

As‘salaamu alaikum, brother! You have absolutely no reason to feel guilty about your motivation for doing good deeds. Yearning for the Jannah is a legitimate motive according to the teachings of ...
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Are there explicit statements in the Quran about the purpose of life?

There are a lot of places in the Quran that talk about the purpose of life. Here are two:- قُلْنَا اهْبِطُوا مِنْهَا جَمِيعًا ۖ فَإِمَّا يَأْتِيَنَّكُم مِّنِّي هُدًى فَمَن تَبِعَ هُدَايَ فَلَا ...
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Is it wrong to judge the man that might be a good husband before I even meet him?

Islam generally discourages unfounded suspicion: O you who have believed, avoid much [negative] assumption. Indeed, some assumption is sin. And do not spy or backbite each other. ... Qur'an 49:12 ...
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Why do people fall in and out of religion?

It's a well known fact in Islam that faith (iman) fluctuates up and down, which is natural. Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) said, "Faith wears out in your heart as clothes wear out, so ask Allah to renew the ...
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Not having sex with wife for 1 year since marraige and when asked she refuse

no, you did nothing wrong, she is your wife, and you had some difficult times, so it's also her duty to understand that and support you and stand by your side, not to act childish like that, after all ...
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What is the basis for it being called the Tree of Immortality?

It was called so by Satan to deceive Adam, his lure was that by eating it he would remain in paradise forever. فوسوس إليه الشيطان قال يا آدم هل أدلك على شجرة الخلد وملك لا يبلى Then Satan whispered ...
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Can someone tell me a Hadith related to positivity in life?

If you are living a normal life having what keep you a live this is a lot (that does not mean you don't look after your self) because there are people who being born in a country at war from the ...
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Worshipping and doing good for the sake of salvation and/or for the sake of pleasing Allah?

Well you need to realize that jannah is the symbol or indication for salvation and Allah's acceptance for your deeds . Keeping that in mind if you ask for jannah with this context it'd totally fine ....
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Is white lies allowed?

I remembered the following hadith Asma Bint ‘Umais, reported: “On the night of ‘Aishah’s marriage with the Prophet (saaws), a few ladies and I were in her company. When we went to the house of the ...
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Did we have a gender before we were born?

There is some evidence in below Hadith. Allah knows best. From the offspring of Adam we can see that Prophet David was of male gender. Messenger of Allāh (ﷺ) said: “When Allāh created Ādam He wiped ...
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Why would a person being brought up with a belief that is against the Creator's Will when we as muslim don't have to deal with such a situation?

What is the will of the Creator? Your question is confusing and vague. Your mind is woven into several different topics, each of which has separate answers. The will of the Creator in creating diverse ...
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Is there a reason to eat beef instead of pork?

No one can know for sure why Allah forbids this and allows this except if He tells us. There is no such explanation by Allah for why pork is forbidden or beef is allowed. As Muslims, we follow the ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

This hadith is a parable and shows a lot of meanings, however they are concentrated about the virtue of the Muslim ummah. As to how this work time/wages can be interpreted, some scholars among them ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

Allah is not actually a man who employed some laborers. The Jews, Christians and Muslims aren't actually laborers who worked a fraction of a day for fixed wages. No hypothetical Jews or Christians ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

The point of the hadith isn't the times. The point is that the Muslims get two Qirat while the Jews and Christians got one Qirat for what appears to be the same work. The Jews and Christians saying &...
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Why do people fall in and out of religion?

Surely faith do fluctuate but as for the true believers they will later end up as a believer, but for the hypocrites they will ultimately end up as a kaafir
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Did life start from single cell organisms?

The scientific study of the origin of life is called abiogenesis. Basically, the idea is that (somehow) basic self-replicating molecules came about, and over time they became more complicated and ...
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If Allah doesn't need our worship rather we need to worship Him, why did He create us with the purpose of worshipping Him in the first place?

Our purpose is not weakened because Allah does not need us. It is still our purpose to worship Allah and do good. What Allah needs is not relevant. As to your question about why Allah created us with ...
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How will Allah judge people on the basis of this unfair life?

وعليكم السلام (Wa Alaikum As Salam) You're overlooking a few things. One thing you have overlooked is that people have varying levels of faith. To hold everyone to the same tests when one group has ...
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How can life be a Test if Allah is all-knowing?

Although Allah knows the future and outcome of the test, He does the physical test anyway for the purpose of justice. Imagine a world where you could see the future and know the crimes someone would ...
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