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What does Islam say about luck?

Answered by Askimam.org

Asalamu alaykum What does islam say about luck? Is it Kufr to use the word luck? If we dont believe in luck then what is the meaning of حظ which means luck and is mentioned in surah fusilat verse 35? Jazakallahu khairan Answer In the Name of Allah, the… read more »

Does smear test make ghusl necessary

Answered by IslamicPortal.co.uk

Does smear test make ghusl necessary? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer A smear test or cervical screening test involves the practitioner taking a sample of cells from the cervix (neck of the womb) by inserting a device called a speculum in the vagina. This does not necessitate ghusl. However, this will break ablution. قال السمرقندي في… read more »


Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: My question is that if a Muslim man has two wifes and one of them has womb cancer which means that she can’t carry a pregnancy. Could the other wife carry the pregnancy for example like a surrogate would if she wishes to? A: It is not permissible. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows… read more »

Giving a sheep in sadaqah

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Q: Some days back I admitted my wife in a hospital because she was pregnant and doctors have confirmed that the child in her womb may have some defect and he may not survive longer. On hearing this news from the doctors, my mother decided to sacrifice a sheep in the path of Almighty Allah… read more »

Duration of iddat after a DNC

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Q: If a woman has been given 1 talaq and during her iddat she has some female problems and has a D&C (cleaning of the womb), will her iddat end after the D&C? A: The iddat will end after the 3 monthly courses. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee… read more »

Marital problems

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Q: In 1st March, I gave permission to abort the feotus of 10weeks old in my womb after my parents told me that, if I give birth to baby :if its a boy,he will be like his father and if its a daughter,my husband will rape her. They told me that I wont be able… read more »