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Are Muslim men allowed to take "sex slaves?"

Before answering your Questions, I'd like to explain my point of view by answering other questions. Does Islam allow slavery? The short answer is:Yes Islam allows slavery! Note: It is worth pointing ...
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Are Muslim men allowed to take "sex slaves?"

The Quran was written in a certain socio-cultural environment. In that environment and era, slavery was not only common but quite the norm. See Slavery article in Wikipedia for history. In Arabia, ...
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Is this hadith authentic? "Only an honorable man treats women with honor and integrity...."

Lets start with what is authentic, Quran says about the marital relationship addressing husbands: ... And live with them in kindness. ... (4:19) And addressing the wives or women: ...And due to ...
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Why is "Assalatu Khairum Minan Naum" only said in the fajr/morning azan/call for prayer?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم The phrase Assalatu Khairum Minan Naum (Prayer is better than sleeping) was not part of the azan (calling for prayer) during the time of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and it has been ...
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Does anyone know the source of "Don't abuse other people's god"?

The saying you're referring to is an ayah of the Qur'an, namely Surat al-'An'Am 108: ولا تسبوا الذين يدعون من دون الله فيسبوا الله عدوا بغير علم كذلك زينا لكل أمة عملهم ثم إلى ربهم مرجعهم فينبئهم بما ...
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What is the source of the hadith which says Allah will reward your unspeakable thoughts?

The hadith referred to in the video on the unspeakable thoughts is: عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ جَاءَ نَاسٌ مِنْ أَصْحَابِ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم فَسَأَلُوهُ إِنَّا نَجِدُ فِي أَنْفُسِنَا ...
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Hijri vs English Calendar. How old is Islam?

Did the Islamic calendar come after the invention of the English calendar? Yes and no. The Hijri calendar (i.e. the Islamic calendar) counts years based on the Hijrah — the year Mohammad and ...
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Who were sentenced to death during the conquest of Mecca?

Some hadith sources "On the day of the Conquest of Makkah, the Messenger of Allah [SAW] granted amnesty to the people, except four men and two women. He said: 'Kill them, even if you find them ...
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What is the authenticity of the hadith "if you eat meat for 40 days, those qualities will come within you"?

The exact words that you quoted are not in any Sunni book that I have come across. However, a hadith attributed to 'Ali ibn Abi Tālib — not to the Prophet — was documented by Muhammad al-Munawi in ...
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Was the body of Prophet Muhammad SAW decomposing?

Well refuting or answering questions of anti-Islam or anti-sunnah etc. websites is not the purpose of this site. I'm answering this with a focus on source identification or reference-request and check ...
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Where exactly does the Quran or Hadith say that picture making is a sin?

According to many hadiths in Sahih Muslim, it is clearly forbidden, so it is haram. You can see them here. According to Quran, there is no mention about paint, painting or painters. You can search ...
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What is the undotted sermon of Imam Ali (a.s.)?

Yeah, imam Ali(a.s.) has an undotted sermon, it is as follow: الْحَمْدُ للَّهِ أَهْلِ الْحَمْدِ وَ مَأْوَاهُ، وَ لَهُ أَوْکدُ الْحَمْدِ وَ أَحْلَاهُ، وَ أسعَدُ أَسْرَعُ الْحَمْدِ وَ أَسْرَاهُ، وَ ...
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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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What nation did Allah order to destroy where a believer lived?

The hadith you are inquiring about is most likely the one documented in Al-Mu'jam al-Awsat, but the name of the place is not mentioned in the hadith: عن عبيد بن إسحاق العطار حدثنا عمار بن سيف، عن ...
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Is there a hadith to the effect of "if a Muslim prays but will not stop committing sins... his prayers have no effect"?

The hadith you are asking about is most likely the one in Tafsīr Ibn Abi Hātim (note that this hadith was also mentioned by Ibn Kathir in his tafsīr, and Al-Kermani in Al-Kawākib Ad-Darāri): زياد ...
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Source for a story about Muhammad's follower who felt Muhammad was too lenient with his wives?

The only hadith I can think of in this context is the one about 'Umar ibn al-Khattāb asking the Prophet ﷺ to request his wives to be veiled prior to the revelation of the verses related to hijab: ...
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Hadith: insects falling in fire

This hadith is in Sahih al-Bukhari. The Prophet (SAW) said: "My example and the example of the people is that of a man who made a fire, and when it lighted what was around it, Moths and other ...
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Did The Prophet Drink Wine?

It is mistranslated. The relevant part of the hadith is as follows: A man said: 'O Messenger of Allah, shall we not give you some Nabidh?' He said: 'Yes.' The man rushed out and brought a vessel in ...
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Where can I find the tafsir of Avicenna?

lately in Iran , the researcher of Islamic mysticism and philosophy, Manochehr Sadoqi Saha published a collections including commentaries by philosophers and Mystics. the complete address of the book ...
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What is the grade and source of this narration about eating with the right hand?

It's an authentic hadith from Sahih Muslim. It can be found here: https://sunnah.com/muslim/36/142
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What is the grade and source of this narration about eating with the right hand?

The hadith is considered as authentic as it is in sahih Muslim and the person cursed here is known as Busr ibn Ra'iy al-'ir al-Ashja'iy بُسْر ابن راعي العير الأشجعي (also Bushr بشر was quoted) some ...
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What precisely does the "fallacious" fatwa of Muhammad 'Abduh regarding business transactions involving interest say?

The fatwa in question is highly publicized, and is the basis that many so-called modernists allow interest-based loans. It may prove to be very difficult to find the actual text of the fatwa since it ...
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Kissing thumbs on listening the name of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)

No, there is no proof that any of the companions kissed their thumbs and wiped their eyes upon hearing the name of the Prophet (ﷺ). There is a hadith in Kashf Al-Khafa' Vol. 2, p. 206, hadith 2296 ...
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Is there a hadith on repentance that says "Repentance is sorrow"?

There is a hadith with very similar wording in Sunan Ibn Majah, the Book of Zuhd, out of which a quote is provided below: عَنِ ابْنِ مَعْقِلٍ قَالَ‏:‏ دَخَلْتُ مَعَ أَبِي عَلَى عَبْدِ اللَّهِ ...
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Names of the Munafiqin - Hadith authenticity

There are different sources for this narration, but those who are quoted in hadith collections don't quote Hudaifah () as the person who was asked by 'Omar (), it was narrated on the authority of Umm ...
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Where can I find a Hadith about Prophet Muhammed exhorting Muslims to help brothers?

The hadith you are asking is about is in Sahih al-Bukhari: حَدَّثَنَا مُسَدَّدٌ، حَدَّثَنَا مُعْتَمِرٌ، عَنْ حُمَيْدٍ، عَنْ أَنَسٍ ـ رضى الله عنه ـ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم:‏ ...
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Is there a source for "Whoever says I don't know has given a fatwa"?

The statement is neither hadith nor Qur'an, but one could call it words of wisdom and it will be hard to find a definite source, as there are indeed some similar statements referred to some ...
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The experience of faith

There's a similar statement made by the tabi'y Ibrahim ibn Adham إبراهيم بن أدهم: قال لبعض أصحابه يوماً: " لو عَلِم الملوكُ وأبناءُ الملوك ما نحن فيه - أي من السعادة والسرور - لجالدونا عليه بالسيوف ...
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Hadith: I don't eat until I'm hungry

This statement doesn't appear in any sahih book as it is even doubtful if it was a hadith at all. The only author who apparently attributed it to the prophet () was Burhan ad-Dyn al-Halabi (from ...
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