This Practice is Unlawful
I have a relative who works as a telephone operator; he somtimes transfers long-distance calls for me for free, without letting his employer know that he does so. Am I sinning,even though the company is well o...
Removing Hair From The Eyebrows
What is the ruling on removing the hair from the eyebrows at the request of one's husband?
Removing (plucking, shaving, waxing etc.) the hair from the eyesbrows at the request of one's husband is...
Praying in the Mosque in Ones own Area is Better
Is it permissible for the worshiper to abandon the mosque which is in his area on Friday and go to another which is far away, because the Khatib there is very knowledgeable and delivers...
Claiming the people have control over the Divine Predestination
The poet Abul-Qaasim Ash-Shaabee wrote: "If the people one day want revival, then Al-Qadar (Divine Predestination) has no choice but to answer."
This is a direct f...
You Dont Deserve This Money
A colleague and I were commissioned to do a job somewhere for a period of four days. I didnt go with him though, and I later received compensation for that commission. Can I spend that money or not? If I can...
Atonement for Having Anal Intercourse
What is the ruling on having anal intercourse? And is there any atonement incumbent upon one who does so?
Anal intercourse with a woman is a major sin and a repugnant act of disobedience, a...
The Ruling on a Menstruating Woman Entering a Building attached to the Mosque
In America, there is a mosque comprising three floors: The top floor is a prayer room for women, and the floor below it is the main prayer room, and below it...
Admonition beside the Grave
945. `Ali (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: We were accompanying a funeral procession in Baqi` Al-Gharqad (graveyard in Al-Madinah) when the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) proceeded towards us and sat...
Divorce Simply by Intention Does Not Count
I had an argument with my wife and after the argument, I said to myself, with out speaking the words: 'Why do I not say to her: 'You are divorced.'? I will say to her: 'You are divorced.' Is a...