November 27, 2023 2 mins

Will Watching Haram Content On a Course Make My Qualification Haram?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I am studying premed in college. Last year, I took a course in my college called Speculative Fiction & Film. It contained watching, reviewing, and commenting on films that contained violence, torture, sci-fi, nudity, etc. I know all of this is haram, but at that time, I was not concerned, […]
November 27, 2023 3 mins

I Am Confused About Whether I Can Pay Expiations (kaffara) Through a Mosque. Can...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question If someone cannot feed 10 poor people because it is difficult to do so, and they want to pay the monetary value instead, how much money should be given for each broken oath? ( will £10 or £20 suffice for one broken oath) I want to pay through an […]
November 21, 2023 4 mins

I Lied to Get a Scholarship. What Should I Do About It?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Alhamdulilah, I am a college student, and Allah has guided me to become closer to him. However, a sin from my past troubles me and makes me feel constant depression. There was a full-ride scholarship for my current college. It was meant for low-income, high-achieving students, I met both […]
November 19, 2023 3 mins

Should I Apologize for Backbiting About People Who Bullied Me?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I’ve wanted to get closer to Allah, but my past stops me. I have wronged too many people in the past. In middle school, I was bullied severely, and this caused me to slander and insult many of my bullies and lash out at other people. They would insult […]