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Is giving into ones desires shirk?

Answered by Askimam.org

Is giving into ones desires shirk? I’m trying to understand this verse. Does that mean when we know something is wrong, yet we still do it its shirk, is this a major or minor form of shirk? أَفَرَأَيْتَ مَنِ اتَّخَذَ إِلَٰهَهُ هَوَاهُ وَأَضَلَّهُ اللَّهُ عَلَىٰ عِلْمٍ وَخَتَمَ عَلَىٰ سَمْعِهِ وَقَلْبِهِ… read more »

A common misconception

Answered by Askimam.org

Asalamualakum. I spend a lot of time in Tabligh. However sometimes a few Tablighis quote hadith in the context of Jihaad Fi Sabilillah and apply it to Tabligh. Is this permissible as some people say that the Jihaad of today is Da’wah and going out for Tableegh? Answer In the… read more »

Jihaad in Shaam

Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: Is jihaad in Shaam fardul ayn at the moment or not? If it is not, please state why. I am a darul uloom student, so I would appreciate a detailed response. A: We do not have information on this subject. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)… read more »

Sharing pictures of animate objects

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Q: Is dua an act of Jihad? If we are sharing some graphic pictures of Palestinian, Syrian, or Kashmir Muslims on the internet are we doing jihad (May be some one will pray for them)? A: No, this is not jihaad. However you should continue making dua for those who are oppressed. Refrain from sharing… read more »