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Blood & Pus: Flow…

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani I have a quick Question. In the reply to 'bleeding gums' the impression was given that blood which is carried away [by saliva] but did not flow away does not break wudu. Is this the case for blood/pus from cuts which is not enough to...

Is Rocking In Prayer Considered Excessive Movement?  

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Is rocking in prayer considered excessive movement? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, Allah Most High says in the Qur'an, "Stand in prayer reverently." [2.238] The ruling of rocking would depend on how...

I stole some books and i want to give them back

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani A few years a go I stole some books from a supermarket (astagfirullah). I want to give them back, but I prefer to give it back to a branch store (chain store?) which is located at another place. These two supermarkets have the same...

Stock market investment

Answered by Shaykh Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari I have read quite a bit about purchasing and trading shares and stocks as investments or for "day trading" and I understand that many scholars consider it acceptable under certain conditions, and that others consider it...

What is Salatul Hajah? How to pray this salah?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani How does one perform the prayer of need (salat al-haja)? Answer:   In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful, and all blessings and peace upon our master Muhammad, his Folk, Companions and those who follow their noble...

Selling contraception to the unmarried

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani I work for a grocery store as a cashier and it sells condoms which i scan, and today this women bout condoms i asked if she was married or not, she said not and tht "she needed the condoms" my iman said this is wrong for me to scan...