Why Halloween Should Be Off The Cards – Imam Zaid Shakir

When Imam Zaid Shakir wrote a Facebook Post on why Halloween practices and customs should be avoided by Muslim families, he caused quite a stir. In response, he wrote this lengthier explanation that is truly worth reading: My recent post on Halloween has created quite a stir. That being the case, I would like to […]

Can a Woman Take Her Husband’s Surname?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam. Question: Assalaam alaikum. In the light of following hadeeth please explain the detailed ruling of a woman changing her surname to her husband’s name? It was narrated from Abu Dharr (may Allah be pleased with him) that he heard the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) […]