March 31, 2024 3 mins

Should I Marry a Woman I Met Online Who Is Homeless and Has Herpes?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Should I marry a revert with genital herpes? If yes, normal or asexual marriage? Can Istikhara be done for these decisions? Answer Thank you for your question. May Allah reward you for wanting to help another in need and putting her needs before yours. Risky Although your intentions are […]
March 30, 2024 1 min

Is It Permissible to Wear Beautiful, Fashionable Abayas?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Is it allowed to wear a fashionable abaya in Islam? Answer Thank you for your question. It is permissible to wear anything loose, long, and not transparent while keeping in mind the cultural clothing and traditions of one’s area. Always err on the side of modesty; consult other religious […]
September 2, 2023 3 mins

What Will Be The Fate of The Sacrificial Animals on the Day of Judgement?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Are there any references in the Quran or Sunna that indicate the fate of the animals sacrificed during Eid al-Adha? I’m asking because I developed an emotional attachment to one of the animals we sacrificed recently. Jazakallahu Khairan for answering. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful […]
July 29, 2023 1 min

Is It Prohibited to Cut One’s Nails or Hair during the First 10 Days of Dhu’...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Shaykh, is it forbidden to cut nails and hair in the first ten days of dhul hijjah? And to whom does it apply? What’s the exact time for not cutting hair and nails? Is it the first ten days of dhul hijjah or the whole month of dhul qa‘dah? […]