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Women Is going out home

Assalam Alyaikum! What is the hukm for women to go outside? Can she to go outside to walk with child to breath fresh air, to playground, etc. We live in flat. That‘s why we haven‘t opportunity to walk in our yard where we can be only ourselves. Staying always in flat...

Disability

Asalaamu Alaikum, I would like clarification on this matter. I am currently in the stage of speaking to a potential for marraige purposes only. This potentials circumstances to many women may not be seen as ‘ideal’. However if i am able to get clarification then i am...

Composure of a Sahabiyyah at the time of calamity

Please comment on the authenticity of this narration: The son of Ummu Khallad (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) was martyred. When she heard about it she came to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) to enquire about his position and reward. Despite being afflicted by the great tragedy of losing her son, her face was still covered with a niqab (veil/purdah). A Sahabi (radiyallahu …

An unreliable virtue of udhiyah

Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever sacrifices an animal [for udhiyah/qurbani] with a happy heart, anticipating reward for his sacrifice, it will serve as a veil/barrier against the fire.”

Women beautifying themselves.

Q. If a woman whose eyebrows are thick, is it permissible for her to shave/pluck it? Not in a manner as to beautify herself or making it look like inverted crescents but rather to get a bit of a feminine look. And also what about the women who wear veil? Are they...

Body Piercing in Islam

QUESTION; Asalamualikum 1. I will like to know is it halal to have body piercings other than the ears ? 2. If yes are there any conditions attached to it like, if it is to be Done the sister will need to wear the proper attire like veil and stuff!   ANSWER: Wa Alaikum...

Backbiting about an absent person

Answered by Molana Jamal Ahmed Question: It is often said if we slander, or backbite a person whether it's a Muslim, or a non-Muslim, we have to seek their forgiveness in order for Allah to forgive us. I know backbiting, it's...

Hijaab (veil) in front of step uncles

Question: As Salaamu Wa Alaikum . I’m a pardah observing woman but i have step uncles. On both sides of my father’s prents ie, my grandfather and grandmother were both married to different people before they met each other.  Do i have to wear both hijaab and pardah...