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shirk

Keeping any name as password is permissible?

I kept the word Gallickgun as my password It is a word used in an anime series as considered as a power blast weapon by a character( Vegeta) who is involved in shirk But I just kept the password for the name of it Not believing in any of the shirk part Is it a sin on...

Helping in shirk and doing shirk same?

If I have a polytheist friend and let him do idol worship in my house and give him the things he need for his worship, could I “ACTUALLY” commit shirk just because I took a part in his worship if I don’t believe in his faith? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi...

Specifying sins during repentance

If a person has repented multiple times already with the intention of repenting for every single act of kufr, shirk, or other sin (whether major or small|), does this person have to specify every moment that he sinned or commmited shirk/kufr during the repentance? Or...

Nationalism

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Mufti Sahab, Is standing for national anthem or saluting your national flag shirk? Regards Wassalam Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, No, it is not Shirk to stand up for ones flag or national anthem....

Is this shirk

Fearing someone as he fears Allaah or greater is shirk, is looking inside cars near your house because you think the enemy is inside one of them waiting to attack you shirk. The reason he looks inside these cars is to make sure nobody is there so he can safely leave...

Not going to the mosque for jummah prayer

Is not praying jummah in a mosque because you’re too lazy to go to the mosque shirk or does it make you a kaafir or are you only sinning Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, It is a major sin to miss Jummuah intentionally, without a valid excuse....

Suffering from severe whisperings of Shaytaan

Question I am 17 years old and I am suffering from severe waswasa. This started small, regarding  issues of taharah (related to bathroom and ghusl following noctural emissions). Then, I met with my masjid’s imam and discussed some preventative steps....

Shaytan becomes ecstatic when a believer commits murder

عن أبي موسى، عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، قال: إذا أصبح إبليس بث جنوده، فيقول: من أضل اليوم مسلما ألبسته التاج، قال: فيخرج هذا، فيقول: لم أزل به حتى طلق امرأته، فيقول: أوشك أن يتزوج، ويجيء هذا فيقول: لم أزل به حتى عق والديه، فيقول: أوشك أن يبر، ويجيء هذا، فيقول: لم أزل به حتى أشرك فيقول: أنت …