Shafi'i Fiqh

The Truth About Tariqas

Question: I’m a 16 yr old girl and I have wanted to join the sufi path and especially find a shaykh to purify myself. My parents find the sufis dodgy. Are they? Answer: The Truth about Tariqas Our scholars say that the first step to Allah is an opening from Allah....

Shafi'i Fiqh

Satire in Islam

Question: Is political and religious satire permissible in Islam? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Dear questioner, Thank you for your important question. Short Answer: Commanding the right and forbidding the wrong are both communal...

Shafi'i Fiqh

Confused about Christianity

Shaykh Jamir Meah clears up confusion about Christian articles of faith and the mistaken picture of Jesus found therein. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. Recently I have been having waswasa or something about Christianity. I am a Muslim but I am...

Hanafi Fiqh

How Do I Seek Knowledge?

Question: How do I seek knowledge? Answer: Dear questioner, May Allah bless you and increase you in good. Seek Knowledge The best place to start is to seek knowledge for the sake of Allah. The Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “Whoever travels a path...

Hanafi Fiqh

Is Listening To Music Haram?

Question: What is the ruling in Islam on listening to music? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate, Music, according to the majority view, is prohibited with the exception of singing that does not contain any external illicit factors...

Hanafi Fiqh

Does Allah Love Me Unconditionally?

Question: Assalamu ‘alaykum. I want Allah to love me without any conditions, and if He was to put me in Jahannam, I wish that He will have affection for me. No matter who I am. I may be Pharaoh, Iblis, Abu Lahab, a kafir, or a mushrik. Is this right? Answer: Wa...