Should I Call Off an Engagement with Someone Who Misses Prayers?
Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Alhamdulillah My Lord has guided me and I am practicing. I have been engaged to my cousin since we were young. After noticing that he misses some prayers, I decided to tell my mom to tell them I don’t want to get married to him. She refused, saying this […]
Can You Explain the Position of the Hands during the Dua Qunut in the Shafi’i ...
Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Can you provide me with detailed instruction on how one may perform the Witr prayer correctly in the Shafi school? I read the instructions from the Reliance of the Traveller and I don’t feel that I have understood it the best. I am confused about the right manner of […]
Should I Articulate the Intention for Wudu in My Mind or Is My Awareness Suffici...
Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Do I have to say the intention in my mind for wudu? I get confused. For example, if I see an apple on the table and decide to eat it, I just go and eat it, is that not an intention? I didn’t intend anything in my mind, rather […]
How Do I Convince My Father to Let Me Marry My Cousin?
Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My cousin proposed to me some years ago. I like him and his family but my father doesn’t. He (my father) agrees that he possesses good character and might make me happy but thinks that because he is not financially stable and is shy, he is unsuitable for me. […]