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Is Ibraaheem’s (Abraham’s) building of the Ka‘bah mentioned in the Bible?

January 29, 2014

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Q. Recently one of my Uncle who is not a Muslim and he is doing research on islam at the moment and he is currently living in California USA . He studied both Bible, Torah and Quran. He asked me a question to which I dont know any satisfactory answer, since I am not Qualified. Can you […]

Sunnah prayer for one who misses Fajr prayer in congregation

January 29, 2014

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Q. If a Muslim misses Fajr prayer in congregation because he was asleep or for some other reason, when should he offer the two rak‘ahs of Sunnah prayer, is it before or after praying Fajr? A. Praise be to Allah If a person misses Fajr prayer in congregation and did not catch up with it, then […]

What to do if someone dies suddenly in your house

January 22, 2014

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Q. What do the relatives of the deceased have to do if their relative dies suddenly? This scenario happens often in every family, and many people do not have the knowledge of what is prescribed in the Islamic sharee’ah concerning this. Please tell us, with the relevant evidence, the correct way to deal with this […]

[Bid’ah Hasanah] Good Innovations

January 18, 2014

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Q. As Salaam Alaikum Wa Rahmat Allah wa Barakatu. I have a question in the area of what is and isn’t Bidaa. Over and over again I hear people terming certain actions as Bidaa. I am however confused. Correct me if I am wrong, but isn’t there a hadith by Prophet Muhammed (SAW) that says […]

How can we increase the love of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) in our hearts?

January 14, 2014

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Praise be to Allaah. The strength of love for the Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) is connected to the Muslim’s faith. When his faith increases, his love for the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) increases. Loving the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) is […]

Commentary on the hadeeth, “No one who has an atom’s weight of faith in his heart will enter Hell”

January 14, 2014

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Q. I have heard that no one who has an atom’s weight of faith in his heart will enter Hell, and that the one who has an atom’s weight of arrogance in his heart will enter Paradise. Is this true? A. Praise be to Allah. What is indicated by the texts of the Qur’an and […]

If consensus has been reached, it is not permissible for anyone differ from it

January 14, 2014

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Q. Does the ijtihaad of modern scholars override the consensus of the Sahaabah? A. Praise be to Allah If consensus has been reached, it becomes binding shar‘i proof, and what is required is to follow it; it is not permissible to differ from it.  Imam ash-Shaafa‘i (may Allah have mercy on him) said: “The command of […]