Does Smelling Something Break the Fast?
Answered by Shaykh Abdullah Anik Misra Question Someone posted that if you are sniffing food or a Vicks inhaling stick (there is no steam), it breaks the fast. How is that possible? I thought that only inhaling something that has a perceptible body invalidates the fast. So we can not even sniff a bottle of […]
Are Minority Opinions Sinful to Follow in Islam?
Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question I had a question about majority and minority opinions. For example, if the majority in one place follow calculations for the month of Ramadan, and the minority look at the moon (which is according to hadith) and decide that the month of Ramadan will start the day we see […]
Do We Have to Boycott Companies Involved in Oppression or Injustice?
Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question Should I stop doing business transactions on platforms that are in support of apartheid Israel and/or complicit in the support of Uighur oppression? What is the Islamic ruling on this? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Merciful and Compassionate I hope you’re doing well, insha’Allah. The believer is […]
Should Women Work?
Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question My question is about the answer I received about Khadija (Allah be pleased with her) who needed to support her family after the death of her husband and father. She inherited her father’s business and operated it from home. She didn’t leave her home to mingle with men like […]