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Cat food ingredients

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Question Assalamualaikum. My mum has asked me to buy a packet of cat food for her cats in chipata because she can’t find any there and the cats haven’t been eating anything else. They have tried giving them chicken and steak and all those things but they won’t eat it. We feed our cats halal… read more »

Chess and board games

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Question My question, are we allowed to play chess and if not what is the reason as other board games are permissible? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. According to majority of the Ulama it is not permissible to play chess. Board games or any… read more »

Duration of Imam Mahdi’s rule

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Please inform me on the correct amount of years that the Mahdi will rule for taking into consideration the following Hadiths: 1. “Indeed there will be a Mahdi who comes in my Ummah (ruling) living for five, or seven, or nine.” – Zaid was the one in doubt – He said: “We said: What is that?” He said: “Years.” …

Gaining two rewards while reciting the Quran

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Regarding the following Hadith, is it correct to translate the word “أجران” as “double”? And is the Hadith implicating that the one who recites with difficulty receives a greater reward? عن عائشة رضي الله عنها عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: مثل الذي يقرأ القرآن وهو حافظ له مع السفرة الكرام ومثل الذي يقرأ القرآن وهو يتعاهده وهو …