September 30, 2022 1 min

Is It Haram to Look at Something and Be Unintentionally Aroused?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question You have stated before that looking at any object with desire is haram, even if it is a stone. Is it the same if one looks at an object and gets an (unintentional) sexual urge? Answer Thank you for your question. May Allah reward you for your patience and […]
September 27, 2022 2 mins

Can I Cover Above My Ankles with Thick Tights?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Is it permissible for a women to wear a loose skirt or trousers that are a few inches above the ankle in length and cover the remaining part of the leg with thick opaque tights or socks? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Yes, […]
September 23, 2022 2 mins

Has My Sin Disqualified Me from the Virtue in the Prophet Narration?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Allah says in the Quran “And those who guard their chastity…” and Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said in a hadith [Sahih ibn Hibban, 4252) that amongst three other things, if a woman guards her chastity she will enter paradise from any gate that she wishes. Unfortunately, I’ve committed the sin […]
September 9, 2022 4 mins

Can I Join a Seminary to Avoid the Sin of Pornography?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question I’ve struggled with pornography since I was 12 and am in my early 20s. I’ve tried everything, including Purify Your Gaze, mostly generic self-help (which isn’t that effective if you want to stay away from your computer), 12 Step (SAA), Counseling, Shuyukh and dua, and tahajjud. I always make […]