February 7, 2023 4 mins

Is It Wrong to Stop Supplicating? Should One Be Specific When Supplicating?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Is it wrong to stop supplicating (dua)? Should one be specific when making a supplication (dua)? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate When supplicating to Allah Most High one should concern themselves more with the etiquettes one upholds when supplicating than the answer. Amongst […]
February 7, 2023 1 min

Is It Permissible to Give Zakat in Advance?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Is it permissible to give Zakat in advance? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate It is permissible to give your Zakat in advance. [Ibn ‘Abidin, Radd al-Muhtar] However, if when the lunar year (hawl) of your Zakat finishes and it turns out that you […]
February 7, 2023 2 mins

How Can We Control Anger?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question How can we control anger? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and give him peace) has not only encouraged us to control our anger but has given us some efficient advice as well. Prevention The best […]
February 7, 2023 2 mins

Do I Have a Right to Name My Children as a Mother?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My husband says our first child should be named by his mother (as she has named all firstborns). Naturally, as a mother, I would like to name our child. He says he would like to give his mother the right to name the child. Is this permitted? Unfortunately, this […]