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Women Qiraat

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As salamu alaykum please forgive my ignorance, Is it permissible for a female to recite qiraat loud in the salah in the audible salah when she is alone/or female group prayer like “imam”, can she recite aloud outside from salah from the Qur’an to learn for herself/ or to learn for other women/her children, what… read more »

Share in inheritance of my dada property

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Asalam alikum, sir i want to ask, meray chacha ki death 20 sal phelay howi thi wo married thay mujhay sirf yeh pouchna hay kia aun k bachon ka koai share banta hay meray dada ki inheritance mein ? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, The children of the deceased will get a… read more »


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Salaam Alaykum In USA. If one can not afford Islamic school for their children is it permissible for them to attend public school? There is a hadith I’m not sure what the exact words are but it says something like “ do not leave your children in the hands of the disbelievers” does this apply?… read more »


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Salaam alaykom Ya shaykh Please help me what I should do in this awkward situation dealing with my in-laws coming to my home and having mixed gathering. My husbands brother every now and then comes to visit and sometimes brings his wife. She does not wear any hijab at all. They do mixed gathering. (… read more »


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Salaam Alaykum wa ramatuaah wa barakatuhu Is taking photos and home videos of ones young children for the purpose of memories permissible? Can they be stored digitally or in album? I question if it’s haram and it makes me scared if it is bc I have pictures and video of them I take on my… read more »

Qasar Prayer

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I started working in Jeddah and go to Pakistan (home town) every month for 2 or 3 days. During my stay here in Jeddah, I travel to Makkah or Madinah on weekends for a night or two. Grateful if you advise at what of the following places I should offer Qasar Prayer: 1) Jeddah 2)… read more »

Information about Qasr namaz

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As salaam u alaikum , I am an Indian living in Riyadh, Saudi-Arabia and going to my home town: Mumbai, India for 10 days. During my stay in Mumbai for 10 days, Can I perform qasr namaz? Please advise Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If your wife and children all live with… read more »

Women’s dress in prayer

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Assalamu alaikum, in Pakistan women wear traditional shalwar kameez. It consists of a knee length shirt with baggy trousers. I used to wear it covering my feet with socks and head and upper body with a scarf. I have heard from an imam that that is not sufficient and an outer garment ie abaya must… read more »