The Beast

The Beast In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Allah (SWA) in the Holy Quran has said “And when the word will come to fall upon them, We will bring forth for them a beast from the earth wh...

Tawassul

(Extract from a lengthy question)   My question lies in another kind of Tawassul, and this form of Tawassul is when one does Ziyarat at the blessed grave of our Prophet [Sallallahu `Alayhi WaSallam] and asks him [Sallall...

Should you tell others of your dreams?

Should you tell others of your dreams? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The interpretations of dreams is a gift given by Allah (SWA) to some of his chosen servants therefore dreams sho...

Which Companions are the highest?

Which Companions are the highest? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer After all the Prophets, come the Companions in rank. To have love for the Companions is part of Deen and to have hatr...

Prophet of Allah (SAW) Parents

Prophet of Allah (SAW) Parents  In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.  Answer There are three views with regards to the belief of the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam’s parents. They died...

Punishment of Lying

Punishment of lying, cheating and backbiting In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Allah (SWA) says in the Holy Quran: “It is only those who believe not in the ayah of Allah, who fabricate ...

Al Hisnul Haseen

Al Hisnul Haseen In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Hisnul Haseen is a comprehensive collection of authentic prayers and ahadith related to zikr and dua.  It was written around 790 Hijri...

786

Is 786 a substitute for bismillah? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer If there is a fear of Bismillah being disrespected then it will be permissible to use the number 786.  However, the ...

Al-Maskh

Al-Maskh (Metamorphosis) In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.  Answer Al-Maskh refers to the changing of a person’s exterior appearance.  The majority of the scholars are of the view that the Mas...