Touching a Younger Brother

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I have a younger brother. He kisses and sucks my breast, and I kiss his belly and suck his nipple as sign of caress. Is it permissible? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh. I pray you are well. While it may not be sinful in […]

Can a Muslim Call a Non-Muslim ‘Brother’?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Can a Muslim call a non-Muslim ‘Brother’? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. I hope you’re well insha’Allah. Yes, it would be permissible to refer to or respond to a non-Muslim as a ‘brother’ referring to the common brotherhood of humanity. According to some scholars, it would also be permissible […]

My Father Doesn’t Want Me to Marry My Best Friend’s Brother. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, I want to marry my best friend’s brother, but my father is not happy with this. His family approve of me, but my father doesn’t want anything to do with this. I am already in love with him. What do I do? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa […]

What Are the Signs of True Love for the Sake of Allah Between Brethren?

Answered by Habib Umar bin Hafidh Question: Assalam alaikum What are the signs of true love for the sake of Allah between brethren in Islam? Answer:Assalam’aleykum, Signs of true love Signs of true love for the sake of Allah between brethren in Islam are: -Cooperation in obeying Allah -Competing with each other to please Allah -Adhering […]