Stand-up Comedy

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is stand-up comedy permissible in the Shariah? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Merciful. It is in itself permitted to make people laugh. It is blameworthy if done in blameworthy ways. If done in wholesome ways, within the limits of permissible speech and with good intentions, it can […]

The Spiritual Death of the Heart Through Excessive Laughter & the Prophet’s Moderate Sense of Humor

Answered by Ustadh Faraz A. Khan Question: I heard this narration from someone where the Prophet said if a person laughs excessively  it makes the person’s heart hard. I am not sure whether its authentic or not. I was wondering, does it really make the person’s heart heard physically or is it referring to the […]