I Cannot Stop Drinking Alcohol and Committing Adultery. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I feel lost in my sins, and am desperately trying to crawl out from under them. I have committed a number of sins such as drinking alcohol and committing adultery. I always fall back into these patterns. What can I do to overcome my weakness? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa […]

As a Student in Naturopathy Can I Taste Alcohol Fluid Extracts?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamualaikum I am taking a Bachelor of Naturopathy, and in my Herbal Medicine class we are often given alcohol fluid extracts to taste. Is it permissible for me to taste the alcohol tinctures and fluid extracts in class? Am I allowed to prescribe alcohol medication to non-Muslim clients? Or […]

Seeking Forgiveness for Drinking Alcohol

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam. Question: Salamou aleykoum, A person drank alcohol which was an unwise choice, although the next morning the person felt great remorse and disappointment when he stumbled upon this fact: If you fast Arafat your sins are forgiven for the year before and the year after. Thus assuming the person was […]