Ibn Hajar

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Use of Taweez and Suras for protection.

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Q. With regards to one of the questions being asked in this website subject being “Superstitions in Islam”.. I would like to know, does a tabeej fall under this category as well? I know of persons who recommend this being worn as a means of getting rid of Jinns and keeping them away from affecting persons,… read more »


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Performing two rakaats before Magrib Salah. Question: Dear Mufti Saab, Can you give an explanation on the two rakaats which are performed before the Magrib Salah?   Answer: With respect to performing two rakaats of nafl (optional) Salah before the Fardh of Magrib (Salah), the great expert Jurist scholar of Hadith, Hafiz Badrudeen Al Aini,… read more »


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QUESTION: Asalaamu alaikum, I have been growing my beard for sometime and I have been told that one fist Lenght is sunnah, mines have reached two fist. Now one brother advised it should be cut to one fist another said two,one even said once it crosses one fist is good. What is the longest I… read more »


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QUESTION:   As salamu alaykum,   Mufti. Can you explain the principle in Shariyyah from this hadith please? Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “If the religion were based on opinion, it would be more important to wipe [make masah on] the under part of the leather sock rather than the upper, however, I have seen… read more »

Placing of The Feet In Salah

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QUESTION According to these two following narrations what is the position of the feets during the salah (qiyam) in Islam: 1. Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “When any one of you performs Salah then he should not place his shoes on his right hand side nor on his left hand side. This is because… read more »

Are these narrations about Istiwaa authentic?

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Message: As Salaamu Alaykum dear Mufti, What is the authenticity of these hadith: Umm Salama (radiyallahu ‘anha) the wife of the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The istiwa’ is not unknown (ghayr majhul) and its modality is inconceivable in the mind (ghayr ma`qul); one does not ask “kayf” about Him; “kayf” is inapplicable to Him.”… read more »