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Maryam (RA) ~ The greatest woman of all?

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Mariam, the greatest women of all?   Asalamualaikum.   I found a few narrations which, confirms although Fatima (RA) is the leader of the women in Jannah as confirmed in the authentic Hadith, but other narrations confirm or implies that only applies for the Ummah of her father (SAW). Some of… read more »

Shias and Hadhrat Muawiyah Radhiyallahu Anhu

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Salaam Mufti Saheb(s): I wanted to ask about Shias and Muawiya/Ali (Radiyallahoanhum to both). Many Shias say that Muawiya (RA) and his successors cursed Ali during Jummah khutbah for years. Is this true, because I can find no legitimate source of this other than Shia propaganda? Also, why do Shias have such words for Muawiya… read more »

Atheistic views

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i am a muslim who is leaning day by day towards athiestic viewsbecause I have doubts… can you clarify them for me?lets start. 1. well i have heard allah does not place a burden on a soul more than it can bear…. so what about the people who commit suicide?   2…. read more »

Is it permissible to dye ones hair black?

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CONFUSED BETWEEN DYEING AND COATING HAIR BY USING HEENA WITH ADDED CHEMICAL COLOURS. CAN I USE HEENA WITH ADDED CHEMICAL COLOURS TO COLOUR MY HAIR ? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh Pure black dye is not permissible for men and… read more »

Etiquettes of the Adhaan

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WHEN YOU HEAR THE AZAN, WHAT IS THE SUNNAH REGARDING WHAT YOU SHOULD DO? 1. SHOULD YOU STOP READING/WRITING PLEASE ELABORATE   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. When the Muadh’dhin calls out the Adhaan and one is… read more »