Is Dressing Immodestly a Small Sin or a Major Sin? And Is Repentance Accepted If I Struggle to Fully Leave the Sin?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I have started taking my religion seriously. I am striving to nurture my faith, to pray my obligatory and sunna prayers, to engage in spiritual routines of remembrance and supplication (dhikr and dua), and to seek beneficial knowledge. This is through the inspiration of the very beneficial courses, lessons, […]

My Husband Doesnt Attempt to Look Nice for Me: A Wife’s Right & Dealing With One’s Spouse

Answered by Ustadha Sulma Badrudduja Question: I am a little upset with my husband’s behavior towards impressing me. We have discussed this issue many times and no approach seems to work. Overall he is a great husband but he really does make me feel like he doesn’t want to impress me wen he is with […]

Can Anyone Wear a Turban? Are There Styles Specific for Scholars?

Answered by Sidi Salman Younas Question: I have read narrations about the turban of the Prophet (Allah bless him) in Shamail-e-Tirmidhi, and I felt compelled to wear one (at least every now and again). However, I have noticed that there are several unspoken rules to wearing turbans. Apparently, a certain speaker from America raised a […]

Tightness of Clothes

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Tightness of Clothes Answer: Tightness is, indeed difficult to specifically define. The tighter clothing is, the more disliked it would be–and when it is reasonably likely to attract undue looks as a result of the tightness, then it would become sinful as well. Caution is best. This does include […]