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depression

Confusion leading to depression

Overthinking and depression I have habit of depression and overthinking any small thing. If I do something wrong I overthink and go to depression state that why I didn’t plan much better earlier. Below are few examples which happened recently. 1. During Umrah , I used...

Relationship

Assalamualikum sheikh. Please help me sheikh with your advise. Im in lot of depression and stress. I met a girl in my workplace. She was a nonmuslim then. We had a relationship for around 3 years before we broke up. After q. 1.5 year of our relation she reverted to...

Alima

i am in class 12 ,currently i am studying commerce but i have a deep interest in islam .i want to be aalima. but i have less knowledge about islam. can i be a alima.? if yess it would be easy for me? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, May Allah...

About the validity of Salah despite lacking pronounciation

Peace be with you I have a dire problem with correct pronouciation in Salah which has caused me deep depression. Let me first state clearly that Arabic is my mother language and that I have no problem pronouncing the letters of its alphabet in a correct manner. In my...

The boy I was supposed to marry left me!

Question Salams I was talking to a boy and we were close to getting married then he stopped talking to me and has said he’s not interested anymore and blocked me is there something I can do to get him back? Please can mufti help me.   Answer In the Name of Allah,...

Custody of children after khula?

Ref. No. 39 / 817 To, Mufti Md. Asad Sahab Darul Ifta,Darul Uloom Deoband,U.P. Respected Mufti Sahab! Assalamu alaikum Warahmatullah My daughter "Safiya Nasreen" got married with "Khaja Mohideen" about 12 years back. Allah has blessed her with two Children ("Tameem...

Menstruating women reciting daily duas.

Q. Can ladies in their periods recite the daily duas and darood shareef as they recite in the other days of the month? For a few months, I have developed a habit to recite the small darood shareef more than one thousand times in the whole day. Furthermore I also try...

When one is anxious or depressed.

Q. When one is anxious / depressed: What verses / surahs in the quraan is recommended to recite? What dua/s is recommended to say? What dhikr is recommened to do? A. For the relief of depression and any other similar case, one may recite: La ilaaha illa anta...