Mother and Father

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QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum, Can you tell me the ruling concerning which step siblings are considered your mahram and which of them should we observe the hijab with.  Let’s say for instance, I was an only child for My mother and father, then they got divorced.  My mother then got married to another man and… read more »

Will a step sister inherit?

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Q: We are four brothers from the same mother and father. We also have a step sister sharing the same father. Does she count in the inheritance and what is her share? A: She will have a share in the father’s estate, not in your mother’s estate. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.  … read more »


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Q: I’m a 22 year old female. I remember that when I was 15 to 17 years of age, I was travelling in a car with my family and was sitting between my mother and father. At that time I was thinking about someone else and got sexually aroused. Now, I am horrified and wanted… read more »

Suspending talaaq

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Q: I told my wife that if she talked with her family members on her mobile except her mother and father then she will be divorced. If in case she talked to anyone then what will be the situation? Will she be divorced? I said only once talaaq in case she talked with them on… read more »

Ghulam Ahmed Qaadiyani

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Q: The Ahmaddiyah’s prove the Mesiah to be Mirza Ghulam Ahmed becuase they say that in Sahih Bukhari Volume 4 Book 55 Hadith 648, Esa AS is described as having “red complexion and curly hair” but in the very next hadith (hadith 649) Rasulullah sallallahu alaihi wasallam describes Jesus, son of Mary to “having brown… read more »