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Assalam aleykum! Recently, I met online a Muslim guy that is convert. We are both serious about our relationship and we fears Allah. The thing is that we lived in 2 different countries. So to get to know more each other’s, we text and we also have talk on the phone. But now, I… read more »
ek din raat maine istikhaara kiya nikah ke liye rahnumai ki garz se. ladki aalima ban rahi hai. raat ke akhiri hisse mein khwab me ye chize dekhin1) Main galiban barelwi maslak ki masjid me namaz padh raha hun and namaz k bad galiban imam ne unke maslak ki kuch kitabein muqtadiyon ko taqseem kin.kitabein… read more »
Q: When reading salaatul istikhara, can one ask if a certain thing will be a success if done? Is it a valid question to ask? A: Istikhaarah is not done for these types of reasons. These types of matters should be referred to some righteous experienced aalim. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. … read more »
Q: Is istikhaara permissible? A: Istikhaarah is masnoon. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: Can you please tell me the ruling of offering Salaatul istikhaara. I have heard some scholars telling that it should be offered after you have decided to do the task/work. But it is generally said that it should be offered before doing any work. Can you please guide me? A: Istikhaara means to seek… read more »
Q: What is the Sunnah method of making Istikhaara? A: Istikhaara means to seek goodness from Allah Ta’ala in the matter one wishes to embark upon. The Sunnah method of Istikhaara, mentioned in the Hadith, is that one perform two rakaats nafil salaah with the niyyat of Istikhaara. Thereafter, one should, with all sincerity, turn to… read more »
Q: What if a person says these kind of words “istakhara is for world and we should follow our brain. We should not do istakhara, we do not need istakhara. People do it to cheat others.” Actually I did istakhara and a man said these words to change my decision. My mom and I got… read more »