Husband Leaving Islam.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I’m seeking advice for my friend. She is married to a man who is having doubts about Islam, he wants to leave the folds of Islam and she can’t understand why as he was a practicing Muslim. My friend has been talking to him gently and encouraging […]

Purification of the Heart.

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum Where does purification of the heart begin? How can i give dawah to my non muslim family? Some of them ask a lot of theological questions that i’m not sure how to answer. How can you forgive someone who has done something really heinous to you? Answer: […]

What is a Right Intention?

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum What is a right Intention? For example, I clothe myself because I do not want to be ashamed by people. When I say to myself that I clothe myself because I want to cover my awrah (because of Allah) I do not believe myself because I know […]

Rank of Ahl Al-Bayt.

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum Allah says in the Quran that no one is higher than another except through Godfearingness. Yet, in the hadith prohibiting zakat for Ahl al-Bayt, the Prophet (Peace and blessings be upon him) says that Zakat should not be given to the family of Muhammad because it is […]

Arranged Marriage Setting.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum Muslims are expected to take the means to assess whether someone is suitable for marriage and in that limited interaction make what seems like the biggest commitment or contract in our life. In an arranged marriage setting, this usually means meeting the person 3 or 4 times, […]

Masturbation and Marriage.

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I’m a 25 years old girl from Pakistan. I have a question related to masturbation. I have been masturbating since I was 13 years old. Every time I masturbate I repent and promise Allah that I will not do this sin again, but after a week I […]

Dealing with OCD

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I experience negative thoughts and feelings of all kinds. I have OCD and I know some of these thoughts/feelings are caused by my OCD and some are just natural human emotions like envy/ arrogance/ frustration, resentment, hate toward others. What can I do? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as […]

In a Relationship with a Non-Muslim Man for Several Years

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am a Muslim woman who has been in a relationship with a non-Muslim man for a few years. I have repented greatly for this, as I know that it was wrong, and we both wish to make things right. I told him years ago that […]

Married to an Apostate.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I married a Christian man after he converted to Islam. We have children now. My husband went to the US, and after 6 months of his return, he announced that he has converted back to Christianity. I have tried persuading him but to no avail. Should […]

Interview for a Job and Ethic.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum My friend and I applied to the same job. For the company we applied to, there were two different positions. I applied to both positions and she applied to only one. For the position we both applied to, she was invited to an interview but I was […]