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Sexual Relations During Haidh

Question:Is it jaaiz to have relations with ones wife with a condom on as no body heat is going through and nothing is touching During haidh? Answer: The Fuqaha (Jurists) have explicitly stated that it is impermissible for a man to satisfy his desire from his wife’s...

Wazifa for OCD with respect to Quran and Sunnah.

Can you please give a wazifa for ocd with respect to quran and sunnah. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Recite the following: رَبِّ أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ هَمَزَاتِ الشَّيَاطِينِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ رَبِّ أَنْ يَحْضُرُونِ O my Lord! I seek Thy...

Iman being taken away

I have a question with regards to the following Hadith in Mishkah: عن حذيفة رضي الله عنه قال : حدثنا رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم حديثين رأيت أحدهما وأنا أنتظر الآخر ، حدثنا أن الأمانة نزلت في جذر قلوب الرجال ثم علموا من القرآن ثم علموا من السنة وحدثنا عن رفعها قال ينام الرجل النومة فتقبض الأمانة من …

The Iman of those after Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

Is this Hadith suitable to quote? عن عمرو بن شعيب، عن أبيه، عن جده، قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم أي الخلق أعجب إليكم إيمانا؟ ، قالوا: الملائكة، قال: وما لهم لا يؤمنون، وهم عند ربهم عز وجل؟ ، قالوا: فالنبيون، قال: وما لهم لا يؤمنون، والوحي ينزل عليهم؟، قالوا: فنحن، قال:وما لكم لا تؤمنون، وأنا بين …

The verse that was revealed during the Farewell Hajj

Was the following verse revealed during the Farewell Hajj of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam): “This day I have perfected for you your religion and completed My favor upon you and have approved for you Islam as religion.” (Surah Maidah, Verse: 3) Please provide commentary for this verse as well.

Meaning of hadith about fitna.

Q. Do the sahabah doing or practising Tableegh jamaah follow the correct path of Quran and Sunnah? Also explain the meaning of the hadith of Huzaifa (ra) about fitna. A. Yes, Tableegh Jamaat follows the correct path of Quran and Sunnah. The hadith of Huzaifa (R.A)...

Imam Increase and decrease

Question: Salaam A brother informed me that Imam Abu Hanifa said, that iman don’t increase or decrease. Then he showed me that Allah said iman increase an decrease an also the prophet said so. So I started thinking why Imam Abu Hanifa will say that. If this is true or...

What is bay’ah or bay’at (‎بَيْعَة‎)?

Question: What is bay’ah or bay’at (‎بَيْعَة‎)? Taking bay’at necessary in islam? if yes, from whom one should take ‎بَيْعَة‎ ? What is method of taking bay’at? Answer: Assalaamu Alaikum, Bay’ah means to take a pledge or taking an oath of allegiance. Based on the...

Accepting Isa (A.S.).

Question: Someone has said that if you do not accept Isa Alaihis Salaam before your father and mother then you are not a true believer. Is this true, if it is so or not could you please explain it? Answer: I do not understand this statement. Obviously one would...

Offering salah behind Hanafi and Shafai Imam

I have got three questions in my mind which need clarification in the light of Quran and Sunnah. One question: In our Hanafi masjid we are offering our daily salah behind a Hanafi imam and we have one person in masjid who is from Shafai maslak and he offers the salah...