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Reciting the Quran on a phone whilst having periods

Can a person read the Quran on their periods, through their phone? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, The Prophet (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) said, لاَ تَقْرَأِ الحَائِضُ، وَلاَ الجُنُبُ شَيْئًا مِنَ القُرْآنِ “A woman who is experiencing her...

Signs

Asalam alikum, I want to ask aysay kon say signs hotay Hein ya aysay kon say kam hotay Hein jo kisi Muslim k karnay say pata chalay k allah tala nay ausay maaf kar kay apnay kareeb kar lia hay ? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Allah Ta’ala is...

Haj rituals

Asalaamalaikum My doubt is while doing tawaf e ziayrah and stoning of devil, my mind was full of thoughts regarding to few things. I was reading Qasar and was in doubt if I was correct or not. There were many thoughts going on in my mind at that time. Will it affect...

Confusion leading to depression

Overthinking and depression I have habit of depression and overthinking any small thing. If I do something wrong I overthink and go to depression state that why I didn’t plan much better earlier. Below are few examples which happened recently. 1. During Umrah , I used...

Relationship

Assalamualikum sheikh. Please help me sheikh with your advise. Im in lot of depression and stress. I met a girl in my workplace. She was a nonmuslim then. We had a relationship for around 3 years before we broke up. After q. 1.5 year of our relation she reverted to...

Backbiting

Asalamualaikum My relatives back home were asking for a heap amount of things from one of my aunties living in the West to buy for them. My mum told me about this situation and how the relatives back home were asking my auntie for a lot of things, including expensive...

Response to Ref-No#: 1013

Asalamualaikum Thank you for the response. Personally, I feel like telling the establishment about what I did is not an option and I’m afraid that my family and I could face repercussions and I’m afraid to do so. Can I leave it? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa...

Software of companies that sell Haram

As’salamu alaykum wa rehmatullahi wa barkatuhu..Ramadaan mubarak. I work in a software company.Our company has various clients.Some are banks, insurances, tobacco and wine manufacturers,power related,healthcare related,McDonald’s,coca cola etc. Our company develops...

Forgetting to perform Sajdah Tilaawah

Question If the imam read an ayat of sajda in taraweh but forgot to make sajda. Would those 2 rakaats have to be repeated? What has to be done about the missed sajda? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

If a person took drugs, can he perform Salaah?

Q. If a person took drugs, can he perform Salaah? A. All type of intoxication’s are prohibited in Islam including drugs. All efforts should be made to abandon such a habit and abundant Taubah and Istighfaar should be made. In any case, if a person had taken drugs and...