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Can you attend/be involved in organizing Islamic talks/circles where there isn’t FULL segregation as Women are allowed to see the male speaker?

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I am involved in dawah efforts at the university that I am studying at, Alhumdullilah they have regularly Islamic talks&circles. But unfortunately they donot adhere the audience to strict purdah. The room is split into three sections, one where the men reside, the next where the women reside and finally a section for women where… read more »

regarding Authorative Rule – could you give me any reference from any Fiqh (or tareekh book) that Prophet ‘forced’ anyone to pray, or any other obligation of Islam …

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could you give me any reference from any Fiqh (or tareekh book) that the Holy Prophet (sallahu alahai wasallam) or his noble Khulafa-e-Rashideen (r.a) or the latter greats like Hazrat Umar Bin Abdul Aziz’forced’ anyone to pray, or any other obligation of Islam which is related to the ‘indivual’ (and does not pertain to the… read more »

Assalamu Alaykum. Can a girl get married to her father in law? Does she have to do purdah from him? Jazakum Allah Khair.

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Answer The father-in-law is a Mahram (prohibited in marriage) to his daughter-in-law. In principle, she does not have to observe Hijaab (Purdah) between her and her father-in-law. However, if they both are young, they should display modesty between them especially in these times of corruption and immorality when incest, rape, etc. are common. and Allah… read more »

Is it jaiz for a male to teach a ghair mahram how to properly read Qur’an (not recite melodiously) from behind a pardah?

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Assalamu ‘Alaikum Mufti Sahib, also is it compulsory to have a partition (pardah) separating males and females at a gathering where both Muslims and non-Muslims are present? We want to hold an event for da’wah on a university campus. Jazakallah khair. Sorry for asking 2 questions. Answer 1. Even though a male may teach females… read more »

Relationship with non-practising Muslims

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Assalamoalaikum We know sum families who r not practising Purdah,whereas we observe the rules of Hijab in n outside our house.We have felt that because of our strict adherence to Hijab n no mix sitting of men n women these good friens r avoiding us.We have told them the Importance of Hijab many times but… read more »