Halal and Haram

November 30, 2022 4 mins

Am I Sinful for Getting Lost in Sexual Thoughts?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Being an unmarried male I periodically get sexual thoughts, some instances, I overcome and forget about them; other times, the struggle is not enough, and it causes me to fantasize. These thoughts are never of any specific person but rather a fantasy of a time when there will be […]
November 23, 2022 2 mins

Is Aspartame and Acesulfame K Halal in UK?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question Is Aspartame and Acesulfame K halal in UK? Answer Aspartame is a sweetener. It seems to be permissible in terms of its ingredients. However, it is controversial because certain studies link it to specific health problems. These studies are inconclusive, and both the FDA and EFSA deem aspartame to […]
November 20, 2022 2 mins

Is It Permissible to Use Costly Fountain Pen with Golden Nibs?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I love writing with fountain pens. I have a small collection of these and like to have different ink colors in each of them. I have seen fountain pens with just the nibs made of 14k or 18k gold. I would like to know if it is permissible to […]
November 20, 2022 2 mins

What is the Punishment for Incest in Islam?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I know a guy in college whose father came to him with the intention of incest. What punishment could he give him? How can my friend give kaffara? My friend has never committed incest with anyone before. He did admit that he touched a family member with the wrong […]