November 30, 2022 5 mins

Will My Sins Be Excused Because of My Mental Health Issues?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question  I was born with Autism, Asperger, Di-George, and OCD, and I have executive dysfunction and addiction issues due to them. Sometimes, I don’t pray, So I wish to know, will I be held accountable for this? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. May Allah […]
November 30, 2022 2 mins

Do Angels Enter the Rooms or Houses with Portraits Hanging on the Walls?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I live with my parents, who have portraits of the family on the walls of their house. Angels will not enter the home if picture portraits are hung on the walls. Because this is not my home and it’s my parent’s home, I can’t forcefully take down all the […]
November 30, 2022 3 mins

Can One Ask Others to Make Duas for Them and Does It Convey a Sense of Mistrust ...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Is it recommended to ask others to make dua for you? Or ask them to remember you in their duas? Will such people be excluded from the ones mentioned in the below hadith (as they are not placing their complete trust in Allah)? Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless him and […]
November 30, 2022 4 mins

Am I Sinful for Getting Lost in Sexual Thoughts?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Being an unmarried male I periodically get sexual thoughts, some instances, I overcome and forget about them; other times, the struggle is not enough, and it causes me to fantasize. These thoughts are never of any specific person but rather a fantasy of a time when there will be […]