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Can I make du’a against someone who hurt me?

Question: Can I make du’a against someone who hurt me? Answer: Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuhu In general, believers are discouraged from making du’a against each other. Another person’s bad treatment towards one is a test...

Marital Issues – Unhappy

Assalamu Alaikum, I have been married for 6 months. I have married my husband because he is religious and he is known for his good character. He is a good man, but I am experiencing several issues in my marriage that are affecting my happiness. 1) Lack of intimate...

Marriage Proposal

Assalamualaikum, Shaikh, recently a man asked me to find a woman for him to marry. My parents are also searching a groom for my sister. After talking with the man, I have found out that: 1. He had previously worked in an Islamic bank. But, he found out that though the...

Dream interpretation

hi I wanted to know the answer to my dreams if possible. I had a dream I was in a mosque and I was with my friends and there was a boy there who I liked for long time he was wearing white shirt and he was smiling at me but not directly but my friend told me he is...

In-laws

Salaam alaykom Ya shaykh Please help me what I should do in this awkward situation dealing with my in-laws coming to my home and having mixed gathering. My husbands brother every now and then comes to visit and sometimes brings his wife. She does not wear any hijab at...

Regarding marriage

Assalamualaikum Sheikh, One of my friend wants to marry a boy she knows.But her father is not agreeing may be because of financial status of boys family.But the boy and his family is good. She is very much desperate about this matter. Please let us know if anything...

Intercaste marriage/dream

Salams, I am a sister. Around couple of years ago a female best friend of mine introduced me to her uni male friend (we didn’t meet/talk)- she simple told him that I could be a potential for him. He asked her direct questions about me and then asked my best friend to...

Reading fictional books that have doubtful aspects

I would like to know about the rulings on reading books that contain concepts that are contrary to Islamic beliefs. For example, my sister is attending school and her class is required to read a book where a character writes letters to God. Would reading this book...

Being a Dayyooth if my sister marries a disbeliever

Hello, I am a 26 year old Muslim man who is married to a Muslima Alhamdulilah and living 5 minutes away from my parents. My parents refer to themselves as Muslims but are barely religious,…they do not pray and especially my dad says some things that are kufr. Anyways,...