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The Rules of Backbiting

Answered by Imam Abu Hamid Muhammad Al-Ghazali I want to know what exactly constitutes 'gheebat' or gossiping in Islam... I mean if someone's actions directly affect you and you discuss the problem with others is that gheebat? secondly, can you tell me for instance,...

What Can I Do To Help Iraq

Answered by Islaah Publications What can I do to help Iraq Answer: submitted [and edited] by a subscriberHope: At this critical juncture when war is the buzz word of the War Mongers, many Muslims are left in despair and in a state of hopelessness. It may seem that the...

Taking bribes and accepting marital harm 

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani One Muslim sister is working in a office where it is very easily possible to take bribe but masha'Allah she has a good characteristics and she don't take the money. Her husband also works in another office. He some times insist that...

Breaking fast with non-Muslims

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani My university is having a "fast-a-thon", where we get non-Muslims to fast for a day to raise money for an organization which feeds poor people. In Islam is it allowed for Muslims and non-Muslims to have Iftar together? Since on that...

What the Seeker Needs  

Answered by Shaykh Ibn al-Arabi What the Seeker Needs Answer: Assalamu alaikum,Moderator's Note: I know that this is not a "Hanafi fiqh" posting, but Imam Abu Hanifa defined fiqh as, "The knowledge of that which is for your soul and against it."These words of Shaykh...