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What is the definitive age of accountability?

What is the definitive age of accountability I've always thought that it was at puberty. So I decided to do some research on the subject and encountered something interesting. What I encountered is Al-Quran 46:15-16. So are these the only and closest ayats in the...

Are Women allowed to wear gold bangles/gold rings ?

As-salaamu alaikum, i was wondering if you could clarify if women are allowed/not allowed to wear gold bangles/gold rings (etc.) as I found teh followig on a website & am a bit confused: Know that women, like men, are prohibited to wear gold rings. Likewise gold...

Is it permissible in Islam for women to lead salat?

Many arab women believe in the fact that women are allowed to lead salah and they justify their acts by holding Ayisha (RA) as an example as according to them she used to lead salat frequently. Based on my knowledge on Islam ive known that women are not allowed to...

Is this hadeeth with additional phrase correct?

Does this hadeeth excist?  Aishah R.A. said that the Prophet -may Allaah raise his rank- after the taslim in prayer used to sit as long at it takes to say . Allaahumma anta Al-Salaam wa minka Al-Salaam Tabaarakta Yaa Dhaa-l-Jalaali Wa Al-Ikraam." then he used to stand...