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Question: Salam alaikum Please can you tell me if it is permissible to name a child ‘jibreel’ and why this name is controversial? I have grown very fond of the name and believe it fits the narrative of names of previous children and am eager to keep it but worry people may make issue… read more »
Question: Assalaamu alaikum. I am married to a christian woman. We are expecting a son in December and I was talking to her about circumcising the boy insha Allah. But she can’t bear to understand my point. I am unsure of my next move, can I have my son grow up without being circumcised? … read more »
Answered by Shaykh Omar Subedar Where is Allah? Question: Where is Allah according to the Qur’an and Sunna? Answer: Islamic Theologians are of the consensus that Allah is not confined or restricted to a direction or space in any shape or form. When analysing the sacred texts we find that Allah has described himself as… read more »
I am a degree student now , I got married last year(before taking admission in the degreee college). Can I apply for scholarships on my father’s account (by giving his income details) which is eligible to apply scholarship but my wali’s income is higher so it doesn’t fullfil the eligibility criteria. Answer … read more »
As Salamu Alaykum What are the proofs of confinement in 1 madhhab from Quran and Sunnah, Qawl of Sahaba? Knowing that all 4 Madhaahib are correct, hypothetically, in 1 particular issue, why is it necessary to adhere into a specific madhhab and not the other. Also knowing the fact that, from the 4 Imams, only… read more »
I am emailing regarding the permisibillity of fiat money in the sharia which is reportedly the modern majority currency. Some reportedly say that it is haram as it has no intrinsic value and is based by riba-based transactions and that the only valid currency is Sunnah and Quran currency.mainly gold.dinar and silver dirham. what are… read more »
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuhu. Can you please confirm if the below hadith is authentic. Hazrat Safwaan bin Sulaim radiallaho ta’ala anhu narrates that Rasool Allah sallalaho alaihe wasallam was asked, “Can a believer be a coward? He said, “Yes, he can be coward. Then it was asked whether a believer… read more »