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Acts Of Good To Do In Ramadan

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Prophet ﷺ said, “When Ramadan comes, the gates of Paradise are opened, the doors to the Hellfire are closed, and the devils are chained.” [Bukhari] From these words, we are taught how special Ramadan is to Allah...

Attending gatherings wherein bid’aat take place

As Salaamu Alaykum Kindly advise, What does a person do in the case of being forced to attend and assist at a gathering wherein bid’ah (salaami) etc. takes place? His situation is such that it is a very close relatives function and by him not attending it creates...

Virtue of the 15th of Sha’baan

Question  السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Mufti shb what is the fadhilat of fasting on the 15th of shaaban and what happens on the night of shaaban and how should  one do amaal on 15th shaaban? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most...

The harms of marrying with the incorrect intention

Please mention the status of this Hadith. It would be appreciated if you could quote the Arabic text as well. It is mentioned in a Hadith that the person who marries to acquire fame then Allah will increase him in disgrace and the person who marries to acquire wealth then Allah will increase him in poverty and that person …

Ten noble traits of character

Is the following narration suitable to quote? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) has said that there are ten noble traits of character: Speaking the truth. [Having] True courage/strength when it comes to the obedience of Allah Ta’ala. Giving to the needy. Returning a good favor. Maintaining family ties. Taking care of and returning a trust [something kept by you for …

Exchanging of vulgarity between people

Q. If someone swears you or your parents, are you allowed to swear them back? A. If a person is kind to you, then equally, you should reciprocate the kindness. If a person is unkind to you, then although it is preferable for you to display kindness, you will not be...