Adab

May 13, 2022 2 mins

Is Talking Badly About Someone in a Group Chat Considered Backbiting?

Answered by Shaykh Abdullah Anik Misra Question There is a group chat in which person A is being negatively spoken about. Person A is also part of the group chat; however, person A does not like what the other members are doing. Moreover, person A is spoken about when he is not actively engaging in […]
May 13, 2022 3 mins

How Do We Understand the Hadith on Yawning and the Shaytan?

Answered by Shaykh Abdullah Anik Misra Question How do we understand the hadiths on yawning and the Shaytan? Does ٍShaytan cause us to yawn every time or just in prayer? Does he literally enter us if we don’t cover our mouths with our hands? I read another hadith that said, “Sneezing, dozing and yawning during […]
May 6, 2022 2 mins

What Should We Think Of Someone Who Is Said To Practice Black Magic?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question If one hears of someone practicing magic by, for example, drinking blood, etc. then can we assume and say that they are disbelievers? Or should one refrain from labeling them? Answer Avoid Rumors The best thing to do is to ignore the matter if you don’t have any dealings […]
May 6, 2022 2 mins

Is It Wrong To Delay Someone’s Shahada?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question What is the ruling for a Muslim who delays instructing someone who wants to enter Islam to say the Shahada?  If an Imam waits until the prayer is finished, or the sunnas are performed before instructing Shahadah, is this blasphemy?  What will the ruling be on such an Imam […]