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Doubts in the mind regarding Imaan

Answered by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah Question: If a person in the MIND says ' I am not Muslim, I denounce Islam' and the person is not sure if these statements in the mind were with or without intention. Does that make him a...

Virtues of Surah Al Imran

Answered by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah Question: Virtues of Surah Al Imran Answer: Saaiduna Abdullah Ibn Masuud said: “What an excellent treasure Surah Al Imran is to the pauper when...

Wishing Jumua Mubarak

Question Assalamualaikum ww Maaf i got a Question Nowadays everyone wishes Jumuah Mubarak to everyone on Friday, which is not even proven from any Hadith. Our Nabi saw and our Sahabah ra never did it too. And to do something which our Nabi never...

Keeping a bird as a pet

Question I want to keep birds at home in a cage. Is it a sin? I mean they are meant to be free, and here I am caging them for my benefit so I can enjoy their chirping and their beauty. One viewpoint I was given is that these birds are bred in captivity so...

Women’s only charity fundraiser

Question A charity is organising a sisters’ only fundraiser where they will participate in paint balling & raise funds. If this is incorrect, which I assume it is, please list the reasons for impermissibility so that I can advise the females of my...

What does Naazimah and Naeema mean

Question السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته I would like to know meaning of these names please naazeemah and naaeemah/naeemah JazakAllah khair Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum...

30 Parts of the Qur’aan

Question Assalamu Alyekum, An Indian Islamic scholar Maulana Wahiduddin Khan writes in his translation that “To meet the needs of recitation, the Quran was divided into 30 parts. These parts were finally set in order under the guidance of the Angel Gabriel,...