Entries by sufyan

Unveiled Woman on TV

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, There is a pakistani muslim actress I love very much though I condemn the sinful acts she does. Yesterday I was watching an interview of her on YouTube. She was wearing modest clothes but not wearing hijab. If I watch her interview BEING A FEMALE MYSELF, am […]

Shares of a Bank

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I work in a bank and as part of my work we are given employee benefits such as being able to own shares. What is the ruling regarding this? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, No, it would not be permitted to purchase or own shares or […]

Making Up Fasts

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Last Ramadan, I missed 10 fasts due to an illness. Do I have to make them up before this coming Ramadan 2019 and will I be sinful if I don`t? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, No, you do not need to make up your missed fasts […]

Purity and Dogs

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum Can you please explain the ruling of purifying things that got touched by dogs or pigs in sufficient detail? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Dear questioner, Dog and pig filth In the Shafi’i school, dogs and pigs and any moisture that comes from them […]

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Attraction and Ethnicity

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling of not being attracted to a certain ethnicity? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Wa ‘Alaykum al-Salaam Each individual human has there own preferences and attractions. Each of us is unique in what we deem beautiful or attractive. […]

Touching a Younger Brother

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I have a younger brother. He kisses and sucks my breast, and I kiss his belly and suck his nipple as sign of caress. Is it permissible? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh. I pray you are well. While it may not be sinful in […]

Nosebleed and Wudu

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum If a nosebleed occurs when blowing water in your nose, should you stop blowing water into your nose? Also your nose wont be able to recover because of constantly blowing water in your nose. Should you skip blowing water? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh […]

Sinful Relationship and Marriage

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I have been dating someone for almost a year and we are both in our final year at university. We often feel guilt for doing sin and have gone through to periods of trying to avoid seeing each other but at times we fall weak and […]

Permissibility of Easter Eggs

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I live in the UK and at this time of the year chocolate eggs are sold in supermarkets which are known as Easter eggs. Is purchasing and consuming these chocolate easter eggs with no religious intentions permissible? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam, I’m English and I guess I’m […]

Keeping Wudu in Prayer.

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling on trying to avoid releasing gas during salat? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh. I pray you are well. Praying whilst needs to break wind or relieve yourself is prohibitively disliked. It is superior to end the prayer, renew one’s wudu, […]