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...

Slave Girls

What is the status according to sharia about the concept of concubines – the one’s your right hands posess? Are women also allowed to have such relationships with their slaves? In the name of Allah, Most Comp...

Pride

I read in a hadith that a person with a weight of an atom of pride cannot enter jannah. In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer: Allah states in the noble Qur’an, “Verily, he (Allah) does no...

Minor signs of Day of Judgement

Have the Minor signs of Day of Judgement appeared? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer There are two types of minor signs of Day of Judgement: 1. Immediate Signs                        ...

Group Zikr

Salam. I have a question about zikr. Why do some people think it is wrong to do zikr in groups? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer Zikr has many benefits in this life as well in the Hereafter...

Levels of Shayateens

I heard that there are different levels in Shaytaan, that there is the weakest type and the most evil one!     In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer I am not aware if there are any levels of sha...