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What to do when there are doubts about wuzu?

If you have waswasa regarding passing of wind: You shouldn't presume based on sensation, but should only redo wudu when you have clearly heard it or smelt it: Narrated `Abbad bin Tamim: My uncle ...
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Talking in your mind

As a general rule, you are not punished for something that is out of your control. And thoughts are notoriously undisciplined. There are several hadiths about it, for example Al-Bukhaari (5269) ...
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Sperm after wet dream and having doubt

The ejaculation is among the reasons for the obligation to perform ghusl. Having a wet dream is rather a reason for expecting an ejaculation (in case it was found we'd be talking about a nocturnal ...
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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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Doubts in salah

Don't overcomplicate wudu. In Quran it is said, "O you who have believed, when you rise to [perform] prayer, wash your faces and your forearms to the elbows and wipe over your heads and wash your feet ...
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Sperm after wet dream and having doubt

Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu It is not obligatory for you to perform ghusul since there's no trace's if you are sure that you are not lying to yourself, but you can still do it since ...
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How to differenciate thoughts?

Not sure what I write will be fully on-topic but just wanted to help. There's no way to differentiate these unless one displays the severe symptoms associated with an all-out demonic possession which ...
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Airport dogs checking our bags

I keep saying that tahara and najasa have only a tangential connection to cleanness, hygiene, dirtiness and impurity. They primarily are ritual necessities! Usually the dogs at airports don't sniff ...
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Can you unknowingly become a hypocrite due to wiswasa?

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim. Alhamdulillahi rabbil-'alamin. Was-Salatu was-Salam 'ala Sayyidina wa Azimina, Wa Habibi Qulubina wa Shafii Nufusina, Abul Qasim Muhammad. Wa 'ala Ahli Bayti tayyibina ...
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Will I be sinful for failing to convince my dad of his haram wealth, and benefiting from it?

First of all, you need to confirm that shaving beards is haram. Not all branches of islam sects agree on this. Shafis for example, says it is makrooh, not haram. Secondly, even if it is confirmed as ...
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Oaths and vows due to waswasa

Aleikum salam First, an oath is something that refers to the past. You give an oath before court (or to any person) that you are telling the truth. You cannot break an oath because it is evident to ...
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I said "kings of the kings" Instead of king of the kings...is this shirk? Will Allah forgive?

Asalaam alaikum the mercy of Allah the mighty and sublime is endless, let not shaithaan guide you to hopelessness. hold fast unto your faith and keep believing in the quran and authentic sunnah. On ...
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Washing in wudu

Performing some of the acts of wudu' three times actually is recommended in order to solve such cases. This is based on the practice of the prophet () see for example in al-Muwatta' and Sahih al-...
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Experiencing waswas/or ocd

This is definitely shaytaan messing with your mind, you must fight and ignore them. And those who strive for Us - We will surely guide them to Our ways. And indeed, Allah is with the doers of good. [...
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Waswas Related question

Allah knows your intention, he knows best what is in your heart, as long as you hate those thoughts you are not sinful for this, so whenever these thoughts come to your mind immediately start thinking ...
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Accidentally insulting the prophet

I'm not a scholar, so take what I say with a grain of salt. In general, according to Islam, actions are judged according to the intentions. On the authority of Ameer ul-Mu’mineen (the Commander of ...
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Unintentionally committing kufr?

First of all, as you said that you didn't even know that what you did was kufr/sin and now when you have realised that so it means you are now a changed person and won't do that again. Just ask for ...
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How do i fix waswas about shirk?

Having doubt by itself is not a sin. It was narrated that Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) said: “Some of the Companions of the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon ...
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Waswasa During Prayers

Brother 1 thing simple just reminde that you are standing in front of Allah(s.w.t) while praying think that Allah talah is watching you and praying namaz is talking with Allah (s.w.t) so think that ...
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If shirk comes through waswaas, do we get accountable for it?

Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu All praise is due to Allah , lord of the heavens and the hearth . I bear witness that there is absolutely no god other Than Allah SWT and that prophet ...
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Does indirect belief in magic make me a disbeliever?

First of all, Quran is a book of knowledge. There is no doubt in it. That is a firm belief of a true Muslim. How does one acquire knowledge? Through reasoning. Using God given mental faculties. Now ...
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Am i a hypocrite?

So you feel guilty because you tried to learn something and you prefer to remain ignorant instead? It is not frowned upon to ask questions with the intention of increasing your knowledge otherwise ...
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Will Allah accept my prayers if I'm distracted by bad thoughts due to mental illness?

Ive suffered from mental illness for the past 15 years. I am 32 years old now. A lot of my illness had to do with religious ocd. Take it from me, don't worry at all about God not accepting your ...
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Will Allah accept my prayers if I'm distracted by bad thoughts due to mental illness?

Wasak wr wb Simak, May Allah ease you of your OCD. Bad or distracting thoughts in salaat are from the shaitan. Uthman b. Abu al-'As reported that he came to Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) and said: ...
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Am I a kafir because of my doubts?

Asak! I'll try to answer your question but it will be in an indirect way. Below is a famous Hadith: " Hanzala Usayyidi, who was amongst the scribes of Allah's Messenger (ﷺ). reported: I met Abu ...
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Am I a kafir because of my doubts?

If you do not have conviction that all the essentials of islam are true, then that makes you a kafir. The essentials include at the very least that Allah is the only god there has ever been, that ...
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