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Prayer and Pictures

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling of praying with pictures of living creatures on one’s person? Answer: Assalamu alaykum, It is disliked to wear anything that has a depiction of a statue, a living creature, or a crucifix. This is unless the depiction of the living creature is very […]

Can I Sell Books Containing Weak Hadiths and Pictures?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum Shall I stop printing and selling books in which the author has used some drawings of muslim scientists conducting some experiments in the past and also used a really weak Hadith? Answer: assalamu alaykum There is no problem publishing such a book. Firstly, some of the content […]

Is It Permitted to Wear Jordan Brand Shoes?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum Is it permitted to wear Jordan brand shoes? They have a silhouette of Michael Jordan. Answer: assalamu alaykum There is no problem with wearing Jordan brand shoes. You should know that a silhouette does not fall within prohibited picture making as it is a mere outline of […]

Does a Picture of a Deity on a Bag Invalidate One’s Faith?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I bought my son a school bag. It has a drawing of a fictional superhero deity on comic books called Thor. If my son uses this bag would that invalidate our Islam? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. Thank you for writing in. I pray this finds you in the […]