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How can I practise Islam in the University environment ?

Al Salamu Alaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu. * In general, my questions revolve around practicing islam in a non muslim country, specifically in universities. Although the same applies to many muslim countries nowadays. * I’m really sorry for the long text and the...

Riba in Dar al-Harb

Al Salamu Alaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu. As I have read somewhere, Imam Abu Hanfiah (rahimahu Allah) sees that dealing with interest or such contracts (العقود الفاسدة) in non muslim countries, aka Darul Harb (دار الحرب) is allowed. I have read many articles...

Clarification

1)Is it premissible to feed animals with a meat beater? 2)is it premissible to add idestral alcohol to food as antioxidant, etc.  Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Seeing alcohol and a snake in a dream

Assalamu Alaikkum wrwb, My father has CNS Lymphoma and is under chemotherapy.For the past 10 days he dreams about two persons pouring alcohol in his mouth and today he dreamt like two women putting a snake inside his mouth.What does this mean?and what to do as per our...

Selling alcohol

As-salamu-alaikum, I am thinking of opening up a restaurant, I have been advised that it is not impermissible to sell alcohol provided the income from alcohol does not superced the income from other items I sell. Please can you clarify this.  Answer In...

Ethanol alcohol clarification

Asalamu alaikum, I have a question about ethanol in skin care and make up . I am aware that similar question had been asked and answered already but I am still confused about it . I saw the answer that ethanol derived from grapes , dates , barley is haram to use in...