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Thinking about the word divorce

Answered by: Maulana Muhammad Imad Ali​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah I intended to write the following message to my wife on WhatsApp "For the last few days I am also getting very realistic dreams...

Gazwatul-Hind

Question Asalamualikum Mufti Saheb…with huge respect I want to ask about the scholars view regarding hadith of gazwatul hind. Some people for their business use this hadith to encourage people. Is this battle yet to fought or already done?   ...

Is This Hadeeth Authentic?

Question   Is This Hadeeth Authentic? قیامت قائم نہیں ہو گی یہاں تک کہ عرب کے کچھ قبائل مشرکین کے ساتھ مل کر بتوں کی عبادت نہ کرنے لگیں ۔ ابو داود كتاب الفتن 4252، مسند احمد 278 – 5 -284، ابن ماجہ 1304 – 2 -2952   Answer   ...

Examining the Consideration of Multiple Horizons

Answered by Shaykh Ashraf ʿAlī Thanwī (may Allāh’s mercy be upon him) Rendered into English by Yūsuf Badāt Question: Regarding the sighting of the new crescent, how far a distance can the news be considered from one city to another city? Is there a difference of...

The Ruling of Kung-Fu in Islām

Answered by Shaykh Mazhar Mahmood Question: Are arts such as kung-fu allowed in Islām? Answer: Kung-fu is a Chinese term referring to a study, learning, or practice that requires patience, energy and time to complete. Often used in the West to refer to Chinese martial...

Can Tarāwīh be Performed in Sets of Four Units?

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Can we offered tarāwīh in combination of 4×4 sets or its must to offer them in sets of 2, 2, 2 rakaʾahs? Is it necessary to recite Qurʾān from starting to onward in tarāwīh? Can we offer 10 rakaʾahs for tarāwīh? Answer: In the...