What Should a Muslim’s Intentions Be in Voting? [Video]

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum What should a Muslim’s intentions be in voting? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten years overseas, Shaykh Faraz returned […]

Is It Permissible to Vote for a Female Candidate to Lead a Nation?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum Is it permissible to vote for a female candidate to be elected to lead a nation? Is it permissible to vote for someone knowing it is likely that they will commit injustices against believers? Answer: assalamu alaykum It would be permitted for one to cast a vote […]

Is Voting Permitted?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I don’t think Muslims are split over whether it’s permitted to vote or not, but over the issue of voting in a democratic system. The democratic system recognizes man as ruler (Al-Hakim) and it is man who governs himself. Surely this is verging on associating partners with Allah (shirk) […]