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This is a personal preference & is not Islamic. Maybe for having more concentration. but it is against what Islam wants: Qur'an says: O children of Adam, take your adornment at every Masjid(mosque), and eat and drink, but be not excessive. Indeed, He likes not those who commit excess. Surat Al-'A`rāf 7:31 Wealth and children are [but] adornment of ...


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All Praise to Allah Subhanahu wa Taala and blessings of Him be on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions, Subhan Allah (سبحان الله) means "Allah is free from imperfection". Al-hamdu lillah (الحمد لله) means "All praise is due to Allah". Allahu Akbar (الله أكبر ) means "Allah is Greatest". Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him has said ...


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This is based from country which I resides: In Malaysia, Fatwa Council has declared that yoga is haram (prohibited) in Islam and Muslims are banned from practising it because incorporate physical movements, religious elements together with chants and worshipping. However merely doing the physical movements of yoga without the worshipping and chanting not ...


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Yes, this suffix is added to Mary The Virgin (Mariam مريم), the mother of the Prophet Jesus, peace be upon both of them. It's not added the mother of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). That is not an exclusion, there might be other women who have that suffix, but I'm not sure about them so I'll try to research and update the answer.


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Question 1: Wrong. It should be: "Assalaamu 'Alaikum" (May Peace be Upon you). It is recommended that you extend the greeting to "Assalaamu 'Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah" (May Peace and Mercy of Allah be upon You.), or even better to extend it further to "Assalaamu 'Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh" (May Peace and Mercy and Blessings of Allah be Upon You). ...


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Well.. being a Muslim and living in a Muslim society, i agree with you totally on this matter! Muslims really have gone out of limits when it comes to anger management. The result can be seen in the world, how Muslims have developed themselves as barbaric savages. Not only in religious matters but also in every day issues. Now coming towards the reasons, i ...


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different people have different duties placed on them as a muslim although the majority have the same a person with a missing leg is still very capable of performing salat or prayer Narrated 'Imran bin Husain (may Allah be pleased with him): I had piles, so I asked the Prophet (may Allah's blessings and peace be upon him) about the prayer. He said, "Pray ...


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In my country, Islamic Republic of Iran, we have a legitimate and Islamic cinema industry by law but one that is carefully regulated by our Cultural Ministry. Film makers are not allowed to legally record movies that endorse, normalize, or promote behavior or thoughts that violate Islam. Since the foundation of Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979 which ushered ...


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Peace Be Upon Him is generally used for the Prophets (Peace Be Upon Them). For other people who are highly repected: 'Radi'Allahu Anhu' is used, which means 'Allah's blessings be on him' OR 'Radi'Allahu Anha' is used for females, which means 'Allah's blessings be on her'. OR 'Radi'Allahu Anhum' is used for male plural, which means 'Allah's blessings ...


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Islam was revealed for everyone: ياأيها الناس إني رسول الله إليكم جميعا Say, [O Muhammad], "O mankind, indeed I am the Messenger of Allah to you all ― Quran 7:158 تبارك الذي نزّل الفرقان على عبده ليكون للعالمين نذيرا Blessed is He who sent down the Criterion upon His Servant that he may be to the worlds a warner ― Quran 25:1 ...


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It is permitted to leave during a sermon unless it is a sermon of jumu'ah. This is due to the fact that the juma'h prayer is fard 'ayn (obligatory on every male Muslim unless he has a valid excuse, note that the majority considers the khutba as a necessary condition that's why leaving during the khutba therefore needs strong and valid excuses like saving a ...


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In the name of Allah I would like to congratulate you on entering Islam, and I ask Allah Exalted is He and high above to make you and us steadfast on his right path. You should know that many of the companions of the Prophet Muhammed Peace be Upon Him, were non-arabic speakers may Allah be pleased with thim all. Also some scholars of Islam where non-...


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In addition to what brother Abdul Jabbar has said, I would like to add some points I think is the cause of intolerance. Quran is very clear that belief is a thing of heart and it is not to be forced on anyone. For example Quran says let there be no compulsion in religion (2:256) and don't force people on to Islam (10:99) etc. There are lot of similar ...


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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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All Praise to Allah The Most Magnificent and blessings of him be on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions Thanks for your interest sister and asking a question which shows you are searching for the Truth. From the above mentioned links in comments you would be aware now that the age matter has been debatable for long and not ...


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Work on strengthening your own iman and ghayrah, having to supress smiles on haram jokes is not the trait of a Muslim.Would you have to supress a smile if someone made a joke about your mother? Or would you have to supress the urge to break his teeth? Read sira of the sahaba see how they reacted. Secondly, don't have such friends in the first place: O ...


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بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم الحمدلله خلق الانسان علَّمه البیان نَزَّل القرآن بلسان عربیّ مبین، و الصلاة و السلام علی النبیّ العربیّ سیّد ولد آدم و خاتم الانبیاء و المرسلین As far as I searched, there is no tradition to point that it is deemed as a Wajib (mandatory) practice for Muslim, but there are some case which make us learning Arabic. For example by ...


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There is no rule for converting Arabic words to transcribed English, and therefore there isn't really wrong form. However, if a word is misspelled in Arabic, we can say that it's transcribed English is wrong. And this is the case in "Inshallah" which is the transcription of the informal Arabic writing: "انشالله" or "إنشاء الله". The actual meaning of these ...


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Acting is allowed for the female as long as she does not violate any Islamic rules while doing so. Taking off the hijab during the act is not permissible, nor is blasphemy. There are two reasons for this. The first is that the hijab is not allowed in Islam as is practicing blasphemy. The second reason is that even if taking off the hijab or practicing ...


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The children are to be taught Quran and Sunnah from an early age. Within the realm of Quran and Sunnah, sex education, along with everything else, is covered. It's automatically taught and a common topic if we're put through proper education. The guardian(s) of the children are responsible of their upbringing. The guardian(s) can be parents, but not ...


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We have four women most respected in Shia Islam: Fatimah سلام الله علیها, daughter of the holy Prophet صل الله علیه و آله Khadijeh سلام الله علیها, wife of the holy Prophet صل الله علیه و آله and mother of Fatimah سلام االه علیها Virgin Mary سلام الله علیها, the mother of Jesus علیه السلام Asiyeh سلام الله علیها, wife of pharaoh and she believed in Moses ...


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Peace be upon him can be used for anyone, that just means you would like to send peace to someone. It like the saying rest in peace. What muslims say is Sallah Allahu alehe wa salam, Which is much different that peace be upon him, it actually means may Allah send our prayer and peace to him. For this reason we don't use it for anyone but the prophets, in ...


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Narrated from the Prophet determine clothes during the prayer for men and women, not only for women That this covered is not for covered person's (men \ women) awrah outside of prayer only !!, But because the right of prayer and it's worth not because they are awrah ... And for men they must also cover the shoulders during prayer, knowing that ...


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You can't break 4-rakat faraz or sunnat into two+two. It is not permissible. Although you can shorten your Salat by leaving Sunnat Ghair-Mo'akadah(Sunnah that are not emphasized). You can't skip Sunnat Mo'akadah(Sunnah that are emphasized) though. Here is a break down. Fajar 2 farz 2 Sunnat (Sunnat Mo'akadah) So 4 Rakat for Salat-al-Fajar is mandatory. ...


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No, Islam isn't and a muslim shouldn't be. We believe there are good people and bad people in every nation, but we should do our best to all people. (21:107) And We have not sent you, [O Muhammad], except as a mercy to the worlds. This should be our standard approach. Mercy, love and understanding! (3:113) They are not [all] the same; among the People ...


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Why shouldn't it be accepted if Allah () says: Indeed, Allah confers blessing upon the Prophet, and His angels [ask Him to do so]. O you who have believed, ask [ Allah to confer] blessing upon him and ask [ Allah to grant him] peace. (33:56) This verse doesn't make any exception or restriction on when or where one should praise the Prophet (). How to ...


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The sunnah of feeding (poor) people This is covered in both sahih's and the three sunan books A person asked Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) . "What (sort of) deeds in or (what qualities of) Islam are good?" He replied, "To feed (the poor) and greet those whom you know and those whom you don't know." (See in Sahih al-Bukhari 1, 2 and 3, Sahih Muslim, sunan ibn ...


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I found this fatwa on islamonlien that explains the 40 days issue: General introdurction on nifaas and some rulings related to it First you should know that the bleeding after child birth is called nifaas and it has a similar ruling as the menses: Meaning it is unlawful to have a spousal relationship while it has not stopped, it is necessary to take ghusl ...


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