Dye

  DO YOU HAVE TO HAVE A REASON TO DYE YOUR HAIR WITH MEHNDHI. EVEN IF YOU ARE YOUNG OR CAN YOU APPLY IT WITHOUT A REASON. DO YOU HAVE TO BE OLD TO APPLY IT OR CAN YOU APPLY IT WITHOUT A REASON. I AM 17 YEARS OF AGE....

Salaam to non-Muslims

Is it permitted to say salam to non-Muslims.   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer: In another Hadith Anas bin Malik narrates that the Prophet (sallal lahu alayhi wa sallam) said, “If the...

Keeping names for children

  Keeping names for children   Which names are preferred? Which are disliked?   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   The Holy Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi...

Smoking

  What is the ruling of Smoking?   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   Scholars all over the world differ on the ruling of smoking. Arab scholars are of the view t...

Duff

Assalam-u-alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuhu Respected Alims in Islam, I want to know if it is allowed to use duff in Islam.   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   Answer:   Aisha (r...

Camera Pictures

  I would like to know if taking pictures using a camera is haraam… I know that drawing, sketching, carving (living things) is haram, but with a camera, i feel we’re just pressing the button and not actu...

Salam by bowing

  Assalamu alikum, I wanted to know whether it is acceptable in Islam to salaam elders by bowing down and touching their feet. As I am from an Asian background it is a tradition to do this, but I don’t know whether ...

Diamond Wedding Ring

  Assalamualykum   Dear brother is it permissible for a man to wear a diamond(s) wedding ring….   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.   Answer Men are only permitted to wear a si...

PS2

  I’ve got PS2 at home which I don’t use at all but a friend of mine wants to buy it. The problem is that he is a hafiz of the Quran and I’m going to feel guilty if I sell it to him. (He told me not to worry because...