Thinking “The Almighty Has Children” and Rejecting It

Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan makes clear the rulings on thinking thoughts unbefitting of Allah. If someone were to bring to his mind the sentence “the Almighty has children.” At the same time he hates it and is disgusted by it, and doesn’t believe it or doesn’t hold that thought to be true because he is a […]

Fantacizing About Schoolmates

Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari Question: Assalam Alaikum. Is it allowed to fantasize about a boy you like in the school?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Gracious, the Merciful Dear Seeker, Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, Generally, we are not held accountable for our thoughts. It is our actions that will count for […]

Getting Therapy for Irreligious Thoughts

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: I have recently started therapy for my ocd and self esteem/anxiety issues. These things have been affecting me greatly and through therapy etc i hope to get better soon. One of my ocd behaviors is to do with getting persistent intrusive thoughts which are of a religious nature. […]

Moments of Bad Thoughts About Allah and the Prophet

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Of late I have been suffering from one strange problem. Its like for a flash of a second something very unimaginable about Allah (SWT) or his prophet comes in my mind and goes away Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate. May His blessings and peace […]