January 29, 2023 3 mins

Does Kissing and Other Intimate Acts without Intercourse Incur the Punishment of...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question A brother is seeking advice on a problem he has encountered. He was physically intimate with his married aunt, and kissing and touching took place. However, there was no intercourse. What is the ruling on hadd punishment for this, or does it not apply because actual intercourse did not […]
January 24, 2023 2 mins

Did Prophet (Allah Bless Him and Give Him Peace) Disavow Himself of Women Who Ra...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Abu Musa said that the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) disavowed himself of women who raise their voices and shave their heads (at times of loss). Does it mean if a woman shaves their head or speaks loudly, they will not be Muslim because […]
January 24, 2023 7 mins

What Is the Context of Harsh Words Used by Some Companions (Allah Be Pleased wit...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question According to Ustadh Tabraze Azam’s answer, vulgar language is forbidden in Islam. The misunderstanding stems from one of my teachers informing the class that the Sahaba (may Allah be pleased with them) would use vulgar language in certain circumstances. I came across a Hadith concerning the language used by […]
January 23, 2023 2 mins

Is Having a Sex Chat with Someone of the Opposite Gender Considered Adultery?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question If a woman never met a man and never exposed her private parts to anyone, she talked to him, had a sex chat with him, and masturbated with him. Is that lady an adulterer? If she marries a pious man later in life. Is her marriage legal and acceptable? […]