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Q. I am currently doing an economic project at university and the question that I was posed with is why do masjids have minarets in North America? As you may know in North America unlike Trinidad we do not call the adhan loudly, but the question was asked, I am currently going to interview local… read more »
As-salāmu ʿalaykum, I wanted to know whether it is permissible to lease items. For example, if I paid $20,000.00 for a piece of equipment and a person wants to purchase the said equipment. I would lease the item for a year at $2500.00 per month for one year, which would make the cost of the… read more »
Assalam-O-Alaikum, I would like to know if a deferred annuity is halal to have. Looking forward to your speedy reply. Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق A Deferred Annuity is not halal to have. This ‘Annuity’ is bought from an insurance company where you are required to pay premiums over a period of time. Over an accumulation… read more »
Ibrahim is my cousin, he told me he committed many sins like not praying, not fasting for a long period of time. he used to steal the people. He also did some bad things like fornicating and using drugs. I used to preach him in Islam; one day surprisingly he said I want to start… read more »
I will perform salah almost regularly. But, when I am in tension or any trouble I am not interested to perform any salah and I will become very depressed. Please, can you help me out to rectify my salah. Many scholars say that if you are in trouble then pray to Allah but for me… read more »
I am from a Syed family and my father’s family claim that, we are the descendants of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Our family even keep a family tree (a list of the name of our ancestors) where the first name is of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Allah knows better that this tree is actually… read more »