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Du’a when removing the garments

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Is it true that we should recite the following when removing our clothes: bismillahi ladhi la ilaha ilahu  بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الَّذِي لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا هُوَ Answer Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: ‘When a Muslim recites the following before removing his clothing, it will serve as a veil between him [his naked body]… read more »

Ruling and Meaning of Hijab

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Can you please clarify the meaning and ruling of Ḥijāb for women? Is it just a cultural practice or is it an Islamic practice? Answer بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم To observe the Hijāb is necessary as Allāh Almighty clearly instructs in the Qurʾān (33: 59): “O Prophet, tell your wives and your daughters and the… read more »

Covering the face in ihraam

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Q: I performed umrah some years back with my face covered such that veil was touching my face. I remained in ihraam for less than a day. Am I supposed to give sadqa or damm? Please explain what’s the difference between these two? A: If it was touching the face for less than 12 hours… read more »

Veil touching the face in ihraam

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Q: I performed Umrah with my face covered such that the veil was touching it for a duration less than 12 hours. Mufti sahab replied that I am supposed to give sadaqa. Please clarify: 1- What is the amount of sadaqa that I should give? 2- Should sadaqa be given to someone in Makkah Mukarramah… read more »

Touching one’s daughter with lust

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Q: What is the Shar’i ruling regarding a person who touched his daughter with lust, will his nikaah with his wife (daughter’s mother) break? A: If a person touches his daughters body directly with sexual desire and lust (i.e without there being a veil or cloth in between), if his daughter is nine years or older… read more »

Difference between sin and shirk

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Q: How to differentiate between sin and shirk (especially major shirk) Example: 1# If a person does many haram acts because of his desire and continues it without fearing Allah then will it be just a sin or it will be considered as he is following his desire? Is it shirk as mentioned in Quran… read more »