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Marrying a Half Shia

Question Salaam. My friend is Sunni Muslim and she is to marry a guy whose dad is Sunni but Mom is Shia. Will the nikah be valid? Can you marry a half shia? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Tawassul In Dua

Tawassul is to implore Allah through the means of a righteous person or through one’s righteous actions. Tawassul in Dua is to supplicate to Allah through an intermediary, such as saying, ‘O Allah, I ask you by the rank of your Prophet…’ With respect to the...

Use of Taweez and Suras for protection.

Q. With regards to one of the questions being asked in this website subject being “Superstitions in Islam”.. I would like to know, does a tabeej fall under this category as well? I know of persons who recommend this being worn as a means of getting rid of Jinns and...

Shia-Sunni marriages.

Q. Please elaborate on the issue of a Shia-Sunni marriage. As far as I know it is permissible but not advised because of the complications. However, what if all these complications have been decided between both the families? For example even the parents of the boy...

Following Qadiani Imam in Salah.

Question: Assalamu alaikum, Dear Mufti, I am writing to you to seek some advice. A gentleman has proposed marriage to me, he is a kind, humble human being who reads his Quran and his salaat regularly, he is a good man and we are compatible. My problem however is that...

What do the scholars say about Abu Talib?

Q.What do the scholars and Muftis of the Islamic Shariah say regarding Hazrat Abu Talib? Few people call him kafir and they also claim that the kuffar of Abu Talib is proved from clear Quranic ayaat and sahih authentic ahadith. Anyone who considers Abu Talib a momin...

WHAT ISLAM SAY’S ABOUT PHAROAH

QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum, what is the correct opinion about this some muslim says Allah knows the best about Pharoah’s aqida they says maybe he die with the iman, is it correct to says that? They based their opinion about the following...