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Will Allah forgive the Satan (Al-Shaytan/Iblis) if he decided to repent to Allah?

Consider that this was Allah's (ﷻ) response to Pharaoh (Firown) when he "repented" after all his evil and the punishment overtook him: "Now? And you had disobeyed [Him] before and were of the ...
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In Quran 2:34, what does Iblees not believe in?

Simply believing that Allah exists isn't enough to be a believer. Even the polytheists during the time of the prophet believed that Allah existed, they just also believed that He was one of many gods. ...
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Is Allah negotiating with Iblis (Satan) in Quran 15:34-44?

I always admire your questions ... :) Allah is not negotiating with Iblis, he did not even accept his request. Most of the scholars see that Allah did not accept Iblis’s request, but Allah postponed ...
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Why is Shaitan bad considering the definition of the term?

First of all, shaitan/satan/iblees was never an angel as angels never disobey Allah. Here is clear evidence from Quraan: And [mention] when We said to the angels, "Prostrate to Adam," and they ...
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Why is it recommended to perform wudu' when one is angry?

This concept comes from a weak chained Hadith: إِنَّ الْغَضَبَ مِنْ الشَّيْطَانِ وَإِنَّ الشَّيْطَانَ خُلِقَ مِنْ النَّارِ وَإِنَّمَا تُطْفَأُ النَّارُ بِالْمَاءِ فَإِذَا غَضِبَ أَحَدُكُمْ ...
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Would Satan benefit from humans becoming extinct?

This seems to be a hypothetical question. As per many Sahih Hadiths, humans will be still alive when the Last Hour arrives. They are also stated to be the worst of human kind fornicating like donkeys ...
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Was Prophet Muhammad (SAW) capable of doing evil?

The Prophet Muhammad is considered free from errors (Ma'sum) by all Muslims. In the sunni tradition you may find: There is none amongst you with whom is not an attache from amongst the jinn (devil). ...
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Do we hate iblis or only his bad actions? Is it strictly forbidden to hate someone as a creature including ibliss? Is all hatred illness of heart?

There are Muslim sinners and there are Kuffar. As for the latter, if we are to follow the literal meaning of various verses of the Koran, they are to be hated not loved. 60:4 We have denied you, ...
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Is the "satanic verses" story true?

Assuming you have prior knowledge about how authenticity of Hadith is established in Islamic scholarship: Ibn Kathir, one of the earliest and most respected commentator of the Quran mentions this ...
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If a muslim has doubts, can he treat it as waswas?

To answer this question, we really first of all need to go through the terms you are using and define them. Also, we must go through the verses you are quoting. Then we might come to a conclusion. ...
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Am I a kafir because of my doubts?

No one can really answer your question except Allah, then you. This is a test, but here is how you can try to figure out the cause. It is a test to all, believers and non-believers alike. Tests and ...
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What is the significance of slitting the ears of cattle in Qur'an 4:119?

Bahirah was a practice of the pagan arabs of dedicating camels to their gods and marking them by slitting their ears. These were then left alone and neither ridden, nor milked, nor slaughtered, nor ...
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In Quran 2:34, what does Iblees not believe in?

A major reason for calling Iblees (Satan or Shaitan) a disbeliever in this verse is that he disobeyed (an order of) Allah. As the opposite of obedience is disobedience. And the opposite of Islam is ...
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Did Satan disguise himself as a serpent to convince Adam and Eve to eat from the Tree of Immortality?

Your question can be answered from tafsir ibn Kathir who refuted this and said it is among the so called israeeliyat unfortunately qtafsir didn't mention this IMO important part of the text and jumped ...
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Why did Allah not punish Iblis as soon as he disobeyed?

Iblis prayed, "Lord, grant me respite until the Day of Judgment". (Qur'an 15:36) Upon this, it was Allah's wish. So, The Lord said, "Your request is granted. (Qur'an 15:37) Allah knows the best.
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Is it mentioned anywhere in the Quran that Shaithan came with Adam to Earth from Paradise?

There are a couple of verses which can be used as an evidence for the exodus from Paradise, for example you may read it in surat al-Baqara in the verse, but you should read it in context to the verses ...
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If someone forcefully sacrificed me... Would I go to hell?

Whether you are going to Heaven or hell depends on what you have done with your life, all the good deeds you have done. If willingly give your soul to the evil, which is more like a suicide, you will ...
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If someone forcefully sacrificed me... Would I go to hell?

Oh, what it is claimed would definitely be wrong as: we have heard of people kidnapping children and sacrificing them to the evil for their selfish purpose...and also we heard of the illuminati ...
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What is the logic behind stoning satan?

Its a ritual. I'd rather not get into the discussion of why rituals are carried out ... The Hajj enacts actions of Prophet Abraham and his wife Hagar. Specifically the stoning ritual is about the ...
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What is the logic behind stoning satan?

First of all trying to find a logic or scientific explanation to religion is not always good. Science is a progressive information. New evidences can prove old theory or rule may not be correct.Still, ...
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What is the difference between the waswas (whispering) of the nafs (soul) and Satan

Terminology: نفس = self & شیطان = satan I think the knowledge on Satan is very obvious, but the knowledge on self isn't. I would refer from Munajaat of Imam Ali. ( I have cut out some of its ...
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How does Shaitan travel around the world?

Leader of devils, ibleez has a huge army. “Verily, he and Qabiluhu (his soldiers from the jinn or his tribe) see you from where you cannot see them” (Quran, Surah Al-Aaraf: 27). Shayateen (evil ...
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Is Qur'an 4:118-119 considered as directly quoting Satan, or is it paraphrased?

Quran to begin with is the speech of Allah. But in the verse you asked about, spoken words/Speech of shaytan is regarded by Meaning (as shaytan's) not by Uttering as you can conclude from the ...
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Can shaitan control our mind

As for as the power of Satan, no creature, no matter how powerful, can act without Allah’s (JJ) sanction. For this reason, Satan has power to misguide only those people who have relinquished their ...
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Why do we blame Shaitan for bad acts and not ourselves?

We do not blame Shaitan for bad acts: And Satan will say when the matter has been concluded (Day of Judgement), "Indeed, Allah had promised you the promise of truth. And I promised you, but I ...
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At prayer time, when reading the Kuran, can Shaitan misguide me?

Yes, Shaitan is always there to look for an opportunity to do or let us do something evil and leave good deeds and do bad deeds, as this hadith seems to indicate: when Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) was in ...
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Was it Allah's perfect plan when iblis reject to do Sajdah to Adam(A.S)?

Well , this could lead to a wider discussion of determinism vs free will , but this is definitely out of scope of the question . So here is my thoughts on this , remember when Allah said that he would ...
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Are bells satanic and haram?

I will attempt to directly answer 3, which by implication I think answers 1, and I included one example fatwa for 4, and one possible explanation for the origin of the distaste for bells is presented. ...
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