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Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani There is this friend of mine who applied wella straitner (A cream which straitens your hair) on his beard, he thought it would only straighten his curly beard, but the results were bad, it has started to burn his hair are damaged them by the roots, if he does not… read more »
Answered by Not Assigned How do you pray the guidance prayer (istikhara)? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, Please see the following links in answer to your question: Istikhara: Prayer for Guidance Istikhara prayer and the dream Guidance about the Guidance Prayer (Istikhara) Going Against My Istikhara? Istikhara and Divine Guidance:… read more »
Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Growing up, I saw many women from my indo-pak culture perform their nafil prayers while sitting down. these women were not ill or elderly, it just seemed to be the “way” nafil prayers were performed in comparison to the sunnahs and the fards and the witrs. is this acceptable? i… read more »
Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani I have got a beard but I was recently asked by a non-Muslim as to why Muslims have to keep a beard. I accept that we have to keep a beard because the prophet (saw) kept it and all prophets and sahabahs kept it and prophet Muhammed also told the… read more »
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Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani I was wondering about istikhara. 6 years ago my family took out an istikhara to see whether I should get engaged to an individual. We all got positive signs, and my fiancé and I have been engaged for the last 6 years. Over the years, if I had ever felt… read more »
Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari, SunniPath Academy Teacher Assalam alaikumLiving in the US, I have a hard time coming to terms with the culture here.The women here wear unIslamic clothing (deep necks,scanty clothing).My husband’s nature is to speak freely with all whether men or women and of very jovial nature.My blood burns when I see… read more »