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Working in an Islamic Bank

Is it working in Islamic bank halal? I started studying ba islamic finance so i want to know before it is too late. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is...

Using husbands Haraam earnings

My husband earns money by gambling - poker and bets. Can I use his money on me and my child? Can I pay his money for maid? Maid also worries will be salary halal? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu...

How to cure laziness?

My heart is not tending towards doing job, I am feeling very lazy , please provide me a solution , I am in my 29 year now , not married yet. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

What job can I choose?

I would like to ask conserning about job choices. In order to answer my questin i will tell you something so you will underatand 1. I reasentlyconverted to islam about 2 month ago and before this i was gonnabecome a US Marine soilder but now that i converted...

Working and desiring to serve his parents

I'm from India but working in UAE for the past 9 years. I'm the only child to my parents. I'm settled in UAE with my wife & two kids. When I came to UAE, initially my plan was to stay here for a short term and return back to India as my parents were alone. As time...

Using money from PPI claims

Is it halaal to use money from ppi claims??  Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Payment protection insurance (PPI), also known as credit insurance, credit...

Commentaries of ‘Aqeedah Tahawiyyah

Can you suggest some commentaries of Aqeedah at tahaviyyah and give details regarding them? Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Below is an article written by my...

Working on bank software only

I had a question regarding my job. Currently I work for a solutions delivery company that works with banks to make it easier for them to print credit cards. The company works with other manufacturers and basically puts all the parts (hardware and software) together so...

Can I marry my ex-teacher?

I have a question I wanted to ask. I am in college now and I like my former teacher. She is 7 years older than me. We haven't met since after my term but I wanted to ask her hand for marriage. Is it permisssible? She was my teacher and 7 years older than me and I...