Living Religion

January 27, 2023 3 mins

Do Husbands Have Any Rights to Their Wives’ Income?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Do husbands have any rights to their wives’ income? Does Islam allow him to take half of her income because he feeds and shelters her and uses the excuse that she once promised to contribute if she got a job? Yes, I said I’d contribute, but it was jokingly […]
January 27, 2023 3 mins

How Do We Understand the Reaction of Our Mother ’Aisha When the Prophet (May A...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question I’ve discovered a couple of hadiths that describe Sayyida ‘Aisha and Sayyiduna ‘Umar (may Allah be pleased with them) hitting themselves after learning that the Prophet (may Allah bless him and give him peace) passed away. I’ve also heard that such mourning is haram, so I wondered if the […]
January 25, 2023 2 mins

Will Someone Be Considered a Virgin If They Commit Fornication and Then Repent?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question If someone has committed fornication before marriage and then repents sincerely, what’s the legal position on their virginity? Are they considered a virgin? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Suppose a male or female commits fornication (zina) before marriage, and they have not repeated […]
January 25, 2023 2 mins

Is It Permissible to Use AI Writing Tools to Generate Articles and Other Such Co...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I wanted to ask you whether my earnings are halal or not. I work as a writer. My job is to write articles on various topics which I can select. Now, I take the help of a website that automatically writes as I put topics on it. If I […]