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Wishing my Boss Merry Christmas

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My boss is a catholic christian from Ireland. Christmas is coming soon. All my muslim colleagues will wish him – merry Christmas. I know the fuqaha are very clear that we can’t wish them merry Christmas but given the above situation is there a slight chance that i can wish him just to make… read more »

Christmas concert

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Salam eleikum,I want to ask if there is permissible for a muslim to attent christmas concert in a church?there will be no priest or other stuff from the chruch, only a group who wil song soft songs associated with cristmas.Jazakallauhi khairan for the answar.   Answer In the Name of Allah, the… read more »

Celebrating birthdays

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Asalamualaikum   Q1:l work in a nursery. When there is a member of staffs birthday,the rest of the staff collects money and gets present for that member. By doing this everyone gets present on their birthday. l would like to know if this is allowed or not. I have never celebrated my… read more »

Is Halloween permissible to celebrate?

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Is Halloween permissible to celebrate? Please explain light of Hadith and Quran.  Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Before we discuss the impermissibility of Halloween, we’d like to give a brief background to facilitate the readers understanding. History… read more »

Can a person accept gifts on Diwali?

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Assalamu Alaikum. I’m working in pune as an engineer. During Diwali every company give sweets to staffs. Also we receive sweets from our vendors. Is it halal to eat it. Please clarify Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Gifts… read more »

Christmas food

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Q: What is the ruling on eating Christmas food? If its haraam to take, then when we have been given, can I dispose of it or will Allah punnish me for been Al-mubazzir? A: Food that is served as a celebration feast should not be eaten and not even accepted. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى)… read more »