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I had a dream 6-8 months ago wherein I saw that I was guided by a man through the stairs of a building and once we reached the terrace I saw minarets of mosques in different colours and when I looked at my right hand side I saw the green dome of the Prophet’s mosque. What does this dream interpret?

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 684/538/H=1434) The dream means that you are more attached to this world and lagging behind in khushu and khuzu in your prayers. You should be punctual in following sunnah and the Shariah in each and every affair. There is a small book “Ummul Amraz” by Hadhrat Maulana Muhammad Zakaria RA,… read more »

I want to know regarding shirk and bida’h and Allah will pardon every sin except shirk so I want to get details of shirk and bida’h. Please suggest me some books so that I can have better idea of shirk and bida’h or explain me all the things which lead a person to shirk and bida’h.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 711/711/M=1434) In order to know the detail of Shirk and Kufr study the following books: (1) Sunant wa Bidat: Mufti Abdur Raheem Lajpuri (رحمة الله). (2) Al-Shihab Al-Saqib: Hadhrat Madani (رحمة الله) (3) Rah-e-Sunnat: Maulana Sarfaraz Khan Safdar Sahib (رحمة الله) (4) Muhazrat Radd Raza Khaniyat: Published by Darul Uloom… read more »

Please advise is it permitted to give zakah money to the some Muslim parents of a child with the intention that the money be used to make their child study in a school or college or coaching institute which along teaches English and other related subjects of CHSE/CBSE or some other course.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 747/686/SD=7/1438) It is not lawful to give zakah to one’s parents. Yes, one can give zakah to the parents of others provided they are eligible to receive zakah. There is no harm in making the above intention. Allah knows Best! Darul Ifta,Darul Uloom Deoband Source

I would like to know more on Aqeedah (Beliefs). I would be very grateful to you if you could please send me in detail a copy of the basic beliefs regarding Allah, Prophets and Angels etc. that a Muslim must have to enter Jannah.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 943/900/M=7/1438) Your question demands a lengthy answer, hence you are advised to study the book “Bahishti Zewar” by Hadhrat Maulana Ashraf Ali Thanvi (may Allah have mercy upon him) and “Talimul Islam” by Hadhrat Mufti Kifayatullah Sahib Dehlavi (may Allah have mercy upon him). Allah knows Best! Darul Ifta,Darul Uloom… read more »

I want to know about divorce everything. What is the rule of 3 divorce in Islamic Shariah?

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 241/177/SD=3/1438) You should see Bahishti Zewar for necessary rulings pertaining to talaq. However, as far as triple talaq is concerned, it is severe sin and crime according to Shariah to give three talaqs in a single go, such person is highly sinner. It is recorded in Hadith that the Messenger… read more »

I am trying to save my family members (father, mother, brothers, wives) from the materialistic world. But I am unable to do so. In this case what should I do to save myself?

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 143/109/D=2/1438) Start reading out some religious books at your home which softens the hearts and turns them towards the hereafter and turns away from the world. Though the book is read only for ten minutes, but when it is read, all the family members should join it. And if some… read more »

If any person gives 3 talaqs continuously (no time between talaq) to her wife, is it applicable? Please reply with Quran & Hadith reference.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 163/127/H=2/1438) Hadhrat Uwaimir Ajlani (may Allah be pleased with him) gave three talaqs to his wife in the presence of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (may peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) without any pause in a single meeting. The Holy Prophet Muhammad (may peace and blessings of Allah… read more »

Please clarify in the light of the Holy Quran whether the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) or any other Prophet have Elm-e-Ghaib? I have been asked by one of my friends

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 129/85/SN=2/1438) According to Shariah, Ilm-e-Ghaib (knowledge of Unseen) is the definite and direct knowledge of those things which have not happened yet or they had happened but Allah did not inform anyone about it. (Mazhari) The example of first type is all those events and stories which are related to… read more »