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...

Taweez

  Can i ask about opinion on the use of taweez? jazakallh khair.  wasalam   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.   Answer   Allah states in the Quran: “In the Quran is (spiritual, ...

Football

  Is it permissible to watch football on tv. I was told by a maulana that its jaiz   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer   The issue regarding the permissibility or not of TV ha...

Face Cream

  Can one use any face cream or body spray, which contains alcohol? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer   Allah states in the Quran: “O you who believe! Alcohol, games of chance, ido...

Boxing

  Is boxing jaiz in Islam (intention is one self defence)     In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.     Answer   Islam encourages one to keep in good physical shape, however taking ...

Removing hair from the nose

  Is it permissible to remove hair which has grown on the nose?    In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   In regards to your question it will be permissible to remove...