Showing Off.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling regarding the person who shows off worldly gains and items but does all good deeds purely for the sake of Allah Ta’ala? Is this comparable or in any way compatible with the hadith regarding wearing clothes below the ankle? Also, is it permissible […]

Is It Wrong to Be Too Shy to Perform a Prostration of Thankfulness in Front of People?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, When I get my grades back in class, I want to perform a prostration of thankfulness but I feel really self-conscious bowing down in the middle of the classroom in front of everyone. Is it okay for me to go to the prayer room after class […]

Seeking a Community Leadership Position and Showing Off

Answered by Ustadha Shaista Maqbool Question: as salaamu alaykum, I would like to know about hadiths that speak about seeking for a position in the community, and also hadiths that speak about showing off to other peoples in order to gain positions in the community…and if there is anything in the quran that speak about […]