Entries by Abdul Latif

How Do I Understand Men’s Marital Rights in Islam?

Answered by Ustadh Farid Dingle Question I have several issues regarding men’s marital rights. Sex slaves, polygyny, and divorce in Islam generally bother me. Please advise. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Wa alaykum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Dear questioner, Thank you for your important questions. You have asked […]

Is it permissible to listen to non-Islamic songs, if the song is merely vocals having no bad words or meanings?

Question Summary Is it permissible to listen to non-Islamic songs if the song is merely vocals having no bad words or meanings? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Listening to a song is permissible if it meets the following conditions: (1) The words/lyrics do not entail sin nor glorify sinful […]

Question: What is the islamic position on the concept of time travel? Alternate/parallel worlds? Multiverse?

Question: What is the Islamic position on the concept of time travel? Alternate/parallel worlds? Multiverse? Answer: assalamu alaykum Theologically, all of the things you mention are from the realm of the possible. In Islam, we affirm a type of ‘alternate world’ when it comes to the realm of the barzakh and the alam al-mithal. There […]