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Adultery

Social networking

Q: Is social networking haraam due to all the adultery caused by it?A: Refer to http://muftionline.co.za/node/7913And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti Zakaria MakadaChecked & Approved:Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original...

Talking bad about others

Q: My wife was guilty of adultery and she is repenting. But she is always talking bad about other women that sells themselves for drugs and always talking about other peoples wrongs. Is it wrong of me to tell her to stop talking and looking at other peoples wrongs and...

Adultery with a kaafir

Q: If a Muslim woman bears a child of non Muslim man due to adultery will she be a kaafir? She is planning to keep the baby and make him a Muslim and she wants to make tawbah. Will she enter Jannah?A: She should sincerely repent to Allah Ta'ala for the serious sin she...

Earning as a Sportsman

Q: I would like to know whether money earned through football will be halaal or haram?A: Before addressing the issue in question, it is important for us to discuss few preliminary aspects in order that the issue be understood in correct perspective.Man’s sole purpose...

Being patient and turning to Allah Ta`ala

Q: I am married with 3 kids and residing in South Africa and all the kids are going to Islamic school sponsored by Muslim organization because we can't afford it as the Refugees in SA. We are all sleeping in one room but Alhamdulillah we are surviving by Allah's...

Adultery

Q: I went with a guy to his house three times when his family was away and without the knowledge of my own family. We kissed and I removed my shirt for him and he sucked and licked my breasts, but I kept my pants on and we did not have any sexual intercourse. We just...

Looking at na mahrams with lust

Q: I am a 20 year old male living in the UK. I want to go to university in this country however, there are very expensive tuition fees therefore most people have to take out a haram interest loan. However, there are a few courses that are full NHS funded so I can...

Adultery and fornication

Q: What is adultery and fornication? Does this include intercourse or anything near to it? Are the curses mentioned for those who do illegal intercourse or anything like that? A: Both have been given similar name. However, the crime of intercourse is even greater. And...

Punishment for committing adultery

Q: I have a question that a friend of mine has committed adultery and he is unmarried. He asks for forgiveness. As there are no Islamic rules being implemented in our country. What punishment is required as an atonement for his sin? A: Adultery is an extremely sinful...

Performing Salaah in jamaat with a na-mahram man

Q: I wanted to know a couple of things concerning the validation of prayer. If a man and a woman are in a haraam relationship (adultery), can he lead her in prayer alone? If a women is at a female friends house can she pray with her friends husband and son? If a women...