divine guidance

This answer was collected from AskOurImam.com, which is operated under the supervision of Mufti Hanif Yusuf Patel. He graduated from Jamiatul Ilm Wal Huda, Blackburn, U.K, with a distinction in Alimiyyah degree. He thereafter travelled to Darul Iftaa Mahmudiyyah Durban, South Africa, to train as a Mufti under the tutelage of Mufti Ebrahim Desai and Mufti Husain Kadodia.

Why Was I Created?

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Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari Question: A sister is very disorientated with life nowadays, and is questioning her existence. Why exactly was the world made? Why did Allah need people on this earth? Why make humans, when He had angels? Why not make them all Muslims and the world a happy place? The sister is… read more »

What Does it Mean to Have “Beautiful Restraint and Balance” in one’s Work, Career, and in Seeking one’s Provision?

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Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: In the Revival Circle class, we took the hadith on having “beautiful balance” in one’s work, career, and seeking one’s provision. What does this entail? And can you share the hadith, please?Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Merciful and Compassionate with blessings and peace upon the Messenger of… read more »

I am a disabled and intend sending a proposal

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Q: I am computer science graduate and working in a multinational in my homeland. Throughout my life I have struggled hard to get my achievements because I am a disabled person. My left limb is artificial but Alhamdulillah I have always overcomed my disability in my life. Now I am in a very good position to support myself as well… read more »

Making istikhaara on behalf of someone else

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Q: Is it permissable for one to read istikhaara on behalf of someone else? A: Istikhara means seeking goodness from Allah Ta’ala. Istikhara in actual fact is a special form of Dua (supplication) prescribed in the Mubaarak Hadith whereby one supplicates to Allah Ta’ala and seeks divine guidance and goodness. Since istikhara is a dua then just as it… read more »

Following Istikhara in Pursuing Marriage

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Answered by Dr. Bano Murtuja Question: Assalaamu alaikum wa rahmatulla wa barakahtu, There is a brother I was interested in marrying so I performed istikhara. He started to express interest and then he suddenly stopped. Another brother I know proposed to me for marriage.  I confessed my feelings to the first brother who responded that… read more »

Nikah without parents approval

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what is shariah rule on if a girl wants to marry someone from abroad and parents wont allow only because they don’t personally know the boy and because they don’t want her to move far away from them? Is this not against shariah and selfish of the parents to do this? Wont they be accountable… read more »