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Wife swap/ Couple Swap/ Swinger relation in islam

As Salamu Alaikum, I have a bit unusual question. Me & my wife both are pious and we try to perform salat and follow islamic guideline. This question is regarding our sex life. And we are seeking guidance. Me & my wife most of the time fantasy about having sex...

Property distribution after fathers death

My father passed away last year leaving behind some property, We’re 4 sisters, 3 brothers & our mom. Two of Four houses from father property are occupied by brothers & mother , while the rest is on rental basis. All rent goes to brother & mother. I would...

Waswaas

Asalamu alaykum mufti I am hanafi When I was really young- at the age of 9 perhaps, I developed this intense fear of my mother passing away. At that age I was too young to understand that Allah controls and has written when and who will pass away…from the age of 9...

Faith and believe on islam

Islamic question : one of my friend name I m not mentioning due to his request He is very upset and depressed due to weak faith and believe. He tells his faith towards all Islamic pillers and akhirah are weak in past he fine but since more than 2 Year suddenly his...

Keeping the name Zinneera

Assalamu alaykum, Is Zinneerah an Islamic name? Can we name our daughter Zinneerah? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Zinneerah is a good name to keep. There was a Sahabiyya by this name. She was a Roman who accepted Islam in its early days and...

Hiding sins and marriage

Assalam o alykum, I’m single mom of 11 yrs old daughter living with my parents. After my separation with my husband I lost into wrong path and got into bad company and habits for sometime. I did sins which I’m ashamed of. Few months ago, I met a guy and we got...

Contact with someone I intend marrying

salaam, I am a girl of 19 years and currently in a relationship with a boy. This Ramadan I realized that coming near to zina is not allowed so it means that I am not allowed to talk to this boy. My mother and his mother are informed about us. We told them and they...

Reading Intimate novels

Question  Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatu Is reading novels in which the author included text about intimacy between people, sinful? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In...

Raffling an Item

Question Are these competitions allowed? ‘Stand a chance to win a fish bowl by entering your name and number in a draw box just for K10. Lucky draw wins the fish bowl.’ Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum...

Studying psychology

Question السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته My mother keeps saying that you can’t study psychology and counselling because apparently you can lose your iman! I want a mufti’s opinion on this because a few alimahs have told me it’s not the case. Please advise Answer In...