Fatiha Khani for the deceased

Fatiha Khani for the deceased In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.  Answer Before answering your question two issues will be looked at firstly: Taziyah Isale Thawab When a person has passed ...

DNR

DNR In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer A Do Not Resuscitate or DNR order is a written order from a doctor that resuscitation should not be attempted if a person suffers cardiac or respir...

Umbilical cord

Umbilical cord In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer There is nothing mentioned in the ahadith of the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam to recite a particular dua before the cutting...

Kissing the graves of pious people

Kissing the graves of pious people In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Allah (SWA) in the Holy Quran has said: ‘Listen, the friends of Allah shall have no fear nor shall they grieve...

Euthanasia in Islam

Euthanasia in Islam In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Euthanasia is an act, which hastens the death of the person, usually someone who is terminally ill or in great pain. Euthanasia is ...

Dua at Grave

Is dua at kabarastan by stretching hand permissible in islam? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. As a rule in general to lift hands during supplication is mustahab and therefore this also applies wh...

Kissing the grave

Kissing the grave or sajda-e-tazemi is it shirk? I know sajda-e-tazemi is not allowed and na jayiz. What is the sin of calling a Muslim who just kisses the grave, as mushrik? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Mos...

Who is a shaheed

Who is classed as a shaheed? With reference and also instant death, does that come under the same category? Stomach illness and plague are these classed as martyrs? Do we have a reason why? I am aware it’s in Hadit...