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Wudhu with permeable nail polishes.

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Question: Asalaamu ‘alaikum, I know this issue was addressed on 6th November 2014 where understandably the water permeability of the brand “Inglot” was questionable. However, since then there have been nail polish created by Muslims with the purpose of being breathable so that it would not nullify a woman’s wudhu. A recent brand “Ruhi Essentials”… read more »

What is the ruling on the turban like scarf nowadays?

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Question: What is the ruling on turban like scarf which girls/women have adopted now? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The turban like scarf which women wear nowadays does not fulfil the compulsory requirements of covering the body, whether Hijaab in front of non Mahram… read more »

Why are we discouraged from taking the kuffaar as friends?

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Q: Why are we discouraged from taking the kuffaar as friends? A: Muslims are strongly discouraged in the Quraan from befriending the disbelievers. Allah Ta’ala states in the Quraan: یٰۤاَیُّهَا الَّذِیْنَ اٰمَنُوْا لَاتَتَّخِذُوا الْکٰفِرِیْنَ اَوْلِیَاۤءَ مِنْ دُوْنِ الْمُؤْمِنِیْنَ اَتُرِیْدُوْنَ اَنْ تَجْعَلُوْا لِلّٰهِ عَلَیْکُمْ سُلْطٰنًا مُّبِیْنًا O you who believe! Do not take the disbelievers as friends instead of… read more »

Listening to nasheeds

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Q: I want to know whether listening to contemporary nasheeds are ok or are they haraam? A: Personally we do not encourage nasheeds. Some of the reasons are: 1. Many are sung in musical tones. 2. Sometimes there is a discreet background music. 3. Many a time, these singers themselves are not concerned about deen. 4. People who… read more »