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Yoga

Assalamoalaikum, Is doing yoga exercises haraam? even if one does for back pain relief? We have a leisure centre in our area that runs strictly female only classes on a certain day and for pools three hour Muslim women time. one has to follow Islamic dressing code....

Maulana Sa’d – clarification

Salaamz Hazrat Mufti Sahib, Many people are using the fatwa which you wrote on the issues surrounding maulana saad and what he said as a daleel to call him a kafir and also to follow him is shirk. Can you please state if this is permissable to say? ...

Query on Apostasy

Assalamualaikum,  How does Shariah define, "apostasy," and are apostates distinguished from the "believers," in the sense of there being rights and privileges to which the apostates are not entitled? Is apostasy a type of permanence, meaning if it is done once,...

Alternate Reality and Parallel Universe

As-Salaam-Alaikum. This question is follow up to fatwa no. 39742. I’d appreciate if Hussein Mohammed, student Darul Iftaa from Arusha, Tanzani could answer this. Is the concept of alternate reality or parallel universe compatible with Islam? This would essentially...

The Zaat and Attributes of Almighty Allah.

I asked a question from another site, the question was about the attributes of Allah. They said that Allah’s Zaat and Attributes are both Qadeem hence both are equally perfect. Isn’t it shirk to say that Allah’s Attributes are equally perfect as the Zaat of Allah?...