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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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True meaning of this ayat Qur'an 2:34?

Wa alaikum salam. No, Satan is a djinn. And [mention] when We said to the angels, "Prostrate to Adam," and they prostrated, except for Iblees. He was of the jinn and departed from the command of ...
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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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What is the source of this Hadith from Imam Sadeq (a.s.) ? "looking at non-Mahram is a poison arrow from Satan's arrows"

Sheikh Hor Ameli, Mohammad bin Hasan, Vasael Al Shia, V20, pg190, AlalBait institute, Qom, First Edition, 1409(lunar)
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Who are or were (if ever) the human-jinn hybrid children of shayton?

I just wanted to clarify one thing. There is no such thing called Human/Jinn offspring. Humans are made from Clay. Jinn are made from fire. Jinn are capable of inciting ideas and thoughts that provoke ...
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Why Allah has not destroyed iblees/shaitan till now?

First part of your question: Why hasn't god distroyed the devil? http://quran.com/7/14 [Satan] said, "Reprieve me until the Day they are resurrected." http://quran.com/7/15 [ Allah ] said, &...
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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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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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was-was whispers of satan getting out of control that making me miserble everyday please help me overcome them!

Wa alaykum salam, Sister, Satan can't force you to do anything. He can only whisper to you, and whether or not listening to him is fully depend on you. If you worry about these thoughts like Satan ...
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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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What led Satan to rebel originally?

وَ قالَ الشَّيْطانُ لَمَّا قُضِيَ الْأَمْرُ إِنَّ اللَّهَ وَعَدَكُمْ وَعْدَ الْحَقِّ وَ وَعَدْتُكُمْ فَأَخْلَفْتُكُمْ وَ ما كانَ لِيَ عَلَيْكُمْ مِنْ سُلْطانٍ إِلاَّ أَنْ دَعَوْتُكُمْ ...
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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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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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Can Satan or jinn do physical harm to a person?

If you ask will they come and slap us while we're alone, then I would say I'm not sure about it, if such incidents have ever occured. But if you ask will they cause us to slap ourselves then the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is Shaytan an Angel or Jinn?

Iblis is from the jin. Shayateen are also from the jinn. Allah tells us in Surah al-Hijr 15:27 And the jinn We created before from scorching fire. In Surah Saad, Allaah tells us what Iblis said: ...
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Is Shaytan an Angel or Jinn?

ٍٍِSatan/Shaytan is a jinn and never been an angel and the evidence is in how Satan was created. Satan is created from fire and therefore it's a jinn. Whereas the angels are created from light. When ...
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Is this committing kufr?

Salaam Sister, Don't worry ... every person makes mistakes. But the important thing to do is, to realise if you have made a mistake and to repent for that mistake. And ask Allah for his love, mercy ...
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Which sins are related to Satan? Which sins are related to carnal soul (Nafs-al-Ammarah)?

إِنَّهُ يَرَاكُمْ هُوَ وَقَبِيلُهُ مِنْ حَيْثُ لاَ تَرَوْنَهُمْ إِنَّا جَعَلْنَا الشَّيَاطِينَ أَوْلِيَاء لِلَّذِينَ لاَ يُؤْمِنُونَ He (shaitan) surely sees you, he as well as his host, from whence ...
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If devils are locked up in Ramadan, why do some Muslims still sin during the month?

It is due to the long term effect that Satan leaves on us. Committing a sin becomes a habit and even when Satan is chained we still tend to commit some sins that have become our habit. This is what I ...
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