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Are protests allowed in Islam?
How to increase my emaan (faith)?
Are boys allowed to study at mixed universities knowing that in our country all universities are mixed ?
Is Yoga permissible in Islam?
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Response to Jazakallah khair
How can one attain taqwa and have tawakal?
Does Islam regard men and women as equal?
Are we allowed to talk while in the bathroom?
Mother says ill things and never apologizes
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Hajj/Umrah - Kissing Black Stone
Cutting the hair after Umrah
Hajj 'Tammatu', 'Qiran' and 'Ifrad'!
I am confused over the issue of covering the face during hajj.
If I go for hajj and get my hair shortened instead of fully shaved, are there any restrictions, such as the hair has to be one inch thick? This is what i hear from some hanafis.
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Divine Will and Decree
I am unable to understand the relationship between Qadr and free will
How to thank Allah and which is the best way?
Is it true that a dua can change your destiny?
My friend is a Muslim but his father is a kaafir, so if his father will die can he inherit the wealth of his father?
Wiswas / OCD
I suffer from OCD. Should I take medicine against anxious thoughts and feeling of guilt?
How to deal with depression?
What is Ruqyah and how one should do it?
Sheikh, can you tell me the exact procedure on how to perform Al Mu'awwidhatayn? I can't seem to find the exact instructions anywhere apart from Quote of the Prophet (P.B.U.H.)? Please give me the details step-by-step.
Suffering from bad (kufr, blasphemy, wiswas) thoughts
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Black magic / Evil eye / Envy / Omens
Morning / Evening Athkaar (Protection from evil eye, black magic, etc)
How one can tell if he/she is afflicted with “sahr” or “hasad? (envy or evil eye)
What is the ruling on sihr (black magic)?
How to remove evil eye with wudu water
We recite morning evening dua to be protected from evil eyes and hasaad. How can we make our kids protected from evil eyes and hasaad?
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How to pray Funeral prayer (janazah) and who is qualified to pray it on a family member?
Can You Recite The Qur'an For The Deceased?
Is it true even if you die as a believer and Allah swt forgives you as He wills, does EVERYONE have to taste the punishment of the grave, as in feel that certain squeeze before the grave gets wider for the believers?
If a person dies with debts
Ruling on gathering to offer condolences to the family of the deceased and eating
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What is the hukm of saying "Jumaa Mubarak, Ramadhan Mubarak, Eid Mubarak ..."?
I went to pray Eid prayer in a masjid, I prayed tahiyat masjid after entering but people said there is no prayer before Eid prayer, is it right?
If we pray Eid on Jumaa (Friday), what is the hukum regarding afternoon jumaa, do we have to pray it as well?
What is the last time of a day for qurbani / udhiya? Just before magrib is it valid?
In my country, when someone dies, the family does not celebrate Eid. What is the Islamic ruling for this?
Taking loan from So Called 'Islamic Banks"
Islamic Banks and Loans
What to do with interest I got by bank on savings account?
I want to buy a car but on installments, i.e. on lease. Does it involve any Riba? There are many Islamic banks that claim that their lease system is without any interest.
University / School Loans
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My father will not be present at my nikah. Is my marriage valid?
Is consummation of marriage mandatory for Walima?
Khula : definition and how it is done
What is nikah e misyar? Is it permissible?
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I have finished my missed ramadan fasts. I have some fasts left over from previous Ramadan due to nifas. Can I combine my intention for these missed fasts with the Shawwal fasts of this year?
For one to be considered a traveler, does the distance have to be 80km (or more) from their actual house, or from the edge of the city in which they reside?
Can we go to non-muslims countries for tourism, jobs, or simply for raising life standards?
Prayer on a plane or public transport
When I start traveling & leave my house for the airport, do I shorten my salah before boarding the plane?
Jumah prayer for a traveler
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Shawwal - In General
Monday & Thursday Sunnah Fasts
Fasting in Muharram
Breaking voluntary fast
Intercourse during fasting in Ramadan and its expiation
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Ruling on playing board games with Dice like Snake & Ladder, Ludo etc
Is playing Monopoly haraam in Islam? Also, is playing with dice haram in Islam?
Is playing with a deck of cards haraam in Islam?
I sometimes play video games it has music in the back ground. Is this haram or do I have to play on mute?
There is a book called “Rhiyad Us-Saliheen” is this book good to read or is it better to avoid. Since there is many hadiths quoted I feel that it will be beneficial. I am afraid that if there is any fabricated hadiths. Please advise
I wanted to know if i can fast my Ramadan missed fasts during the first 10 days of dhul hijjah ?
Who should refrain from cutting the nails and hair before offering the sacrifice?
If a person is offering sacrifice at home, is he/she supposed to abstain from cutting nails or having a haircut after making niyyah? Or is only for the pilgrim?
If I am used to fasting the white days, can I fast those during Eid?
Fasting the 10 days of Dhul Hijja
Can a man wear a white gold ring?
Wearing Red Color for Men & Women?
Is wearing platinum ring for men prohibited (haram)?
Is wearing a stone ring sunnah for men?
Can a man look at a woman with "good intentions"?
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Do I have to cover my hair while reading Quran or hearing the Azaan?
Can I have the Quran or Athaan as a Ringtone?
Can we recite our quran in the name of our grand parents?
Reciting the Quran during sexual impurity
Ruling on the dua upon completion Quran
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I’m consuming ayuverdic medicine for my asthma in which cow’s urine is used. Is it haram to consume it?
Are Homeopathy Medicines allowed in Islam?
Is it permissible to take steroids to build muscle?
Is lazy eye surgery permissible?
Medical Marijuana & Morphine to treat prain
Is it permissible to permanently straighten one's hair?
Is it prohibited to wear rings in the index and middle finger for both men and women?
All About Sadaqah
Can we eat the meat of a goat or a cow that we slaughtered for Sadaqa?
Charity for a Sick person: Slaughtering a sheep or giving Cash? Which is better?
Sadaqah when faced with illness / health issues / sick
How to calculate zakat on 22 karat gold ?
All About Zakat
Zakat on a loan
Giving Zakat to those who do not pray
Postponing the zakat for Ramadan
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Dua - Supplications
Is Dua e Ganjul Arsh authentic?
Can I raise my hands to make dua after prayer?
Which supplication can I to recite during distress and anxiety?
What are some effective dua to increase rizq (wealth) and dua to get rid of loans.
Night time adhkaar
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Can we ask dua in our own language in sujood during salah?
Is salatut tasbeeh a sunnah..?
Is there any difference between a woman's prayer and a man's?
What is the right way to pray Witr?
How to join the imam after missing a rakat or more
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Can I take tablets to delay my period so I can fast in Ramadan?
Is it permissible for one to pray taraweeh and qiyam al layl ?
Is there any virtue if a person dies in the month of Ramadan?
Are the devils chained up in Ramadan? Why do I still get bad dreams?
Can we Combine 6 days of Shawwal with the missed Ramadan Fast?
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Zakat ul fitr
Where to give zakatul fitr in my place or in other place and when to give it?
How much is one 'saa' and can I divide the zakat-ul-fitr among 2 poor people?
What is zakat al fitr & can I pay it early?
Zakat ul Fitr on behalf of an unborn child
I suffer from urinary incontinence. What is the ruling on the validity of my wudu and prayer?
How can a woman wipe her head back & forth during wudu if she has her hair tied back or long? Our hair isn’t short as a man’s. Is it enough to wipe only backwards?
I get a lot of vaginal discharge so I renew wudu with every salah & ignore the discharge. Do I repeat salah?
Constantly passing gas/wind and the Validity of Wudu
How to perfom Ghusl and When must we take Ghusl (ritual bath after ejaculation, sex, after menses)?
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Menses / Period
Are women allowed to recite or touch the Quran during menses?
Irregular Periods, Menses exceeding 15 days, Spotting, and Determining when the period ends
My menses stopped for 8 days and started again. Is this menses or istihadah?
Can a girl apply henna while on her menses?
Can a menstruating woman enter the mosque/masjid?
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Major Impurity / Janaabah
Do I have to undo my hair when taking ghusl if I am in a state of Janaabah?
Do Wet dreams require Ghusl?
Is it prohibited to cook or eat in the state of janaba (sexual impurity)? Some say it's a sin while others say there will be no barakah if you cook or eat during janaba?
Forgot to rinse mouth and nose while taking ghusl due to major impurity
How to lift major impurity if you are sick and cannot take ghusl?
Can we sit or pray on mattress which has dry urine?
Is it halal for a Muslim to have all types of sea food like shark, octopus, lobsters and sea snakes?
Are Centrum Vitamins (Gelatin) halal or haram?
Is the food and Pepsi, in fast food chains in Arab countries halal?
Is it permissible to use poppy seeds in our food?
Ruling on selling and using nutmeg
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Issue of Masturbation and Porn Addiction & how to quit
Does Allah forgive those who masturbate and commit other major sins?
Riba Based Jobs
Are jobs like financial analysts or auditors in companies haram?
Can I work for a bank that deal with interest (riba) ?
Is accounting job permissible? I have doubts because it involves recording interest based transaction.
There is a job where I have to pretend to be a customer at a bank where the goal is to assess the customer service at the bank. I am not required to open any account nor perform any transaction. Is such a job permissible?
I want to know if I'm allowed to work with Geico car insurance as someone in the office or customer service?
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Food Related Job
I work for a food delivery company & some of the orders contain pork/alcohol in it. Is my income halal?
Working in a Supermarket or Restaurant that sells Pork and Alcohol
Working as a Chef, can I take the leftover food?
Beauty Salon Job
Ruling on selling cosmetics
Is it permissible to be a Bridal Makeup or Henna Artist in Islam?
Law Based Jobs
Can a Muslim study Law to become a lawyer?
Working for security agencies for Non Muslim countries
Being a nurse and touching male patients
Ruling on working in a Nursing Home and serving the opposite gender
Is it permissible to pursue a profession in Sports?
Website Designer: Designing a Website where Women's Awrah is exposed, is my job halal?
Working as a Pilot
Is bitcoin halal or haram to invest in ?
Clothes With Images
Is it allowed for small baby to wear clothes that contain cartoon or animal drawings? Because all baby's clothes which are sold everywhere contain drawings?
Ruling on baby clothes with cartoons and other images
Women Dress Code
Is a woman's prayer accepted if she does not cover outside?
Wearing pants/jeans underneath the Abaya
Is wearing denim shoes permissible for women?
Can I wear different colored Abayas?
Modern, so called 'Hijab', with tight Jeans and T-shirts
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