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Serious Consequences of Falling Short in Raising Children

May 22, 2017

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Q. My mother is not compassionate or understanding. Since we were small, she has treated us harshly and has never shown us an ounce of compassion, and we have grown up in this atmosphere. She has never supported me as a girl and has never taught me how to interact with suitors or with people in […]

Selling a Product at Different Prices to Different Customers

April 24, 2017

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 Q. A brother works in a Muslim Shoe store. However the owners frequently change the price on the items.   Example, for person A, the item may cost $50 and for person B it would be $90 even though the true price of the item (labelled on it) is $ 60. Is it permissable to change […]

Permissibility of raising the price of a product in return for paying in installments

April 24, 2017

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Q. Is it permissible to sell by installments when the price of the product is increased?. A. Praise be to Allaah. Selling in installments means that you get the product sooner and pay all or part of the price later in known installments over a known period of time. The importance of knowing the ruling […]

What does it mean to say that ‘affirming a Divine Attribute (of Allaah) dictates negation of its opposite’?

March 8, 2017

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Q. When Allah states that He is free of an attribute, such as death for example, in that case we must affirm its opposite, which is eternal life in this instance. But what if He ascribes an attribute to Himself, must we negate its opposite? A. Firstly: When Allah states that He is free of […]

When can a young man make Ijtihaad and issue Fatwas?

August 20, 2016

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Praise be to Allaah. There are conditions attached to making ijtihaad. Not every individual has the right to issue fatwas and make pronouncements on matters, unless he has knowledge and is qualified. He has to be able to know the daleel (evidences); the wording and apparent meaning of the texts; what is saheeh (sound/authentic) and […]

Categories of Hadeeth

February 12, 2015

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Q. I would like to understand the categories of hadeeth. For example, what is meant by a “ghareeb hasan” hadeeth? What are the hadeeths that it is permissible to take as evidence? A. Praise be to Allah. Firstly: We praise Allah for guiding you to ask about this and try to understand the terminology of […]

Explanation of the Hadeeth Separate their Sleeping Arrangements 

February 7, 2015

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Question: May Allaah treat you well. As it relates to the statement: وفرقوا بينهم في المضاجع And separate their sleeping arrangements. Does this refer to the male and female siblings or does it include males being separated from (other) males? Shaykh Sulaymaan Ar-Ruhaylee Answer: “Command them to pray at seven and beat them for it […]