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Why did God send prophets only to Arabia?
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Allah has not sent messengers only to Arabia, Allah has said in the Qur'an that he has sent a messenger every people: وَلَقَدۡ بَعَثۡنَا فِى ڪُلِّ أُمَّةٍ۬ رَّسُولاً أَنِ ٱعۡبُدُواْ ٱللَّهَ ...

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Is suicide bombing in the name of Allah allowed?
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It is forbidden to commit suicide. يَـٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ لَا تَأۡڪُلُوٓاْ أَمۡوَٲلَكُم بَيۡنَڪُم بِٱلۡبَـٰطِلِ إِلَّآ أَن تَكُونَ تِجَـٰرَةً عَن تَرَاضٍ۬ مِّنكُمۡ‌ۚ وَلَا تَقۡتُلُوٓاْ ...

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What is the difference between Hadith and Qur'an?
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There are differences between Hadith and Quran. The Quran is: The Words of God Revealed in Arabic In Rhythmical form To Prophet {May Allah's Blessings and peace be upon him) It's recitation is used ...

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How do we make sure if a Hadith is sahih or fake?
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The sciences which deal with checking a Hadith's authenticity fall under Uloom Al Hadith (The sciences of Hadith). An example of one of the sciences which deal with checking the authenticity of a ...

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Does the Qur'an or Sunnah directly forbid male-female interactions aside from sex?
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We are not to look at women, and are to lower our gaze and this is clear in the 30th verse of Surat Annoor: Tell the believing men to lower their gaze as well as this Hadith: I asked the Messenger ...

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What is the Islamic ruling regarding making the grave of the Prophet as places of worship?
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It is not allowed in Islam to take any grave even the Prophet's {Peace Be Upon Him} grave as a place of Worship. The Prophet {Peace Be Upon Him} said that Allah cursed the Jews because they had built ...

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What does Islam say about suicide?
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Asalamu wa alaikum, It is forbidden to commit suicide. يَـٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ لَا تَأۡڪُلُوٓاْ أَمۡوَٲلَكُم بَيۡنَڪُم بِٱلۡبَـٰطِلِ إِلَّآ أَن تَكُونَ تِجَـٰرَةً عَن تَرَاضٍ۬ مِّنكُمۡ‌ۚ ...

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Does magic exist in reality?
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Is magic really real? Yes it is, and real magic, not just some trick like making a coin disappear but really it is under your hand, or making a pencil go up an down making it seem it is bending, no I ...

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Do non-Muslims have a chance to go to Paradise?
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As adopilot said, no one on Earth deserves to go to Jannah but Allah is All Merciful. If He wills someone to go to Jannah than it is up to Him and the same is if he wills someone to go to Hell. It ...

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What should the Hijab for Muslim women cover?
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It is mandatory that women wear cloths that cover their whole bodies. But since this question is about Hijab. Allah tells us in the Qur'an: وَقُل لِّلۡمُؤۡمِنَـٰتِ يَغۡضُضۡنَ مِنۡ أَبۡصَـٰرِهِنَّ ...

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What are the different punctuation in Quran?
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These punctuation marks are called Alamatul Waqf or stopping punctuation. (م) Meem: When seen, it means you must stop, it is a mandatory stop. Mind you, you will also see a meem After a Noon Sakin ...

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Is there any punishments prescribed for cruelty towards animals?
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It is impermissible to treat Animals bad, and the punishment is in the hereafter from Allah, but there is no haad or punishment in life, Also there is a reward from Allah for being kind to animals, ...

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Can I listen to Qur'an when going to sleep?
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I would say it is okay as long as you pay attention and listen to it. وَإِذَا قُرِئَ ٱلۡقُرۡءَانُ فَٱسۡتَمِعُواْ لَهُ ۥ وَأَنصِتُواْ لَعَلَّكُمۡ تُرۡحَمُونَ (٢٠٤) When the Qur'an is read, listen to ...

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Is "Christmas" were seen as secular (rather than religious), would it be acceptable to celebrate it?
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It is forbidden for Muslims to imitate non-Muslims. The Prophet (May Allah's blessings and peace be upon Him) said: You will follow the wrong ways, of your predecessors so completely and ...

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Is listening to music halal?
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Asalamu wa alaikum, There will be people of my Ummah who will seek to make lawful; fornication, wine-drinking and the use of ma'aazif ( musical instruments ). Bukari In Islam, wind and string ...

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Is praying for non-Muslims permissible in Islam?
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One it is allowed and is very sensible and needed to pray for a non-Muslim to be guided. But there مَا كَانَ لِلنَّبِيِّ وَالَّذِينَ آمَنُوا أَن يَسْتَغْفِرُوا لِلْمُشْرِكِينَ وَلَوْ كَانُوا ...

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Alcohol in perfumes?
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O you who have believed, indeed, intoxicants, gambling, [sacrificing on] stone alters [to other than Allah ], and divining arrows are but defilement from the work of Satan, so avoid it that you ...

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What does the Quran say about homosexuality?
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Asalam wa alaikum وَلُوطًا إِذۡ قَالَ لِقَوۡمِهِۦۤ أَتَأۡتُونَ ٱلۡفَـٰحِشَةَ مَا سَبَقَكُم بِہَا مِنۡ أَحَدٍ۬ مِّنَ ٱلۡعَـٰلَمِينَ (٨٠) إِنَّڪُمۡ لَتَأۡتُونَ ٱلرِّجَالَ شَہۡوَةً۬ مِّن دُونِ ...

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Is singing permissible in Islam?
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It was narrated that Abu Balj said: "I heard Muhammad bin Hatib say: 'What differentiates between the lawful and the unlawful is the voice (singing).'" أَخْبَرَنَا مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ عَبْدِ ...

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Is it possible that the Quran contains any errors?
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Allah protects the Qur'an from all errors. When the text is being written, it goes through many scholars to see if there are any errors before the Qur'an is copied. There are no errors in the Qur'an. ...

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What does 786 mean?
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786 means nothing in Islam, what it is is just values given to Arabic words/letters. Furthermore as a point of caution, it has been pointed out that if someone wrote something like "There is no god, ...

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Getting rid of ants and insect Islamic way?
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It is prohibited to kill ants. The Prophet {Peace Be Upon Him} has prohibited the killing of ants and three other creatures: Narrated Abdullah ibn Abbas : The Prophet (sallallahu 'alaihi wa ...

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What are Ijma (izma) and qiyaas (kias) and when are they applied?
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Ijma is an Arabic word referring to consensus of the Muslim community. The hadith "My ummah will never agree upon an error" is usually cited for the validity of ijma. There are a number of different ...

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How does one pray during an airplane flight?
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Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen (may Allaah have mercy on him) was asked about a man who was travelling by plane, and he did not know the direction of the qiblah because no one else there knew it either. He ...

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How should I spell "Quran" in English?
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Asalamu wa alaikum, The most preferred of the list is [Qur'an] , because it is the closest to the Arabic name, but all of the list is okay as long as it refers to the Qur'an. There are two preferred ...

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Did Mohammed (saw) see Allah (subhana wa taala)?
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No one in this life can see Allah, as He said: لاَ تُدْرِكُهُ الأَبْصَارُ وَهُوَ يُدْرِكُ الأَبْصَارَ وَهُوَ اللَّطِيفُ الخَبِيرُ Vision perceives Him not, but He perceives [all] vision; and He is ...

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How did messenger know what will happen to others?
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No there is no contradiction, Allah says: عَالِمُ الْغَيْبِ فَلَا يُظْهِرُ عَلَىٰ غَيْبِهِ أَحَدًا (26) إِلَّا مَنِ ارْتَضَىٰ مِن رَّسُولٍ فَإِنَّهُ يَسْلُكُ مِن بَيْنِ يَدَيْهِ وَمِنْ خَلْفِهِ ...

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Was King David a Muslim?
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King David, also known as Dawood (peace be upon him), was one of the great Prophets of Allah, and he is mentioned in the Quran. And as is known all Prophets came with the same message, and that was ...

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Did the prophet Mohammad follow all of the Sharia?
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Yes of course the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon) followed the Shariah, as well as he was given certain privileges no other got. The context in which GoldPseudo said that, was that of marriage, ...

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Combine Zuhr and Asr when late for Zuhr?
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You may (it is permissible to) pray Dhur and Asr together even if you are not on travel. You can also pray Maghrib and Isha' together if you wish even if you are not traveling. The Prophet used to ...

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