Can women cut their hair?

  Can women cut their hair?    In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.     Answer     Keeping long hair for women is a sign of beauty. The angels in the sky praise wome...

Women driving

Are women allowed to drive in normal circumstances (i.e. where there is no necessity)? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful Answer Allah (SWT) says in the Holy Quran: “And stay in your houses, and...

Mehndi on the face

Can women put mehindi on their faces? And also what’s the ruling on face painting, tattoos etc. Please reply with reference. Jazakallah . In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Mehndi is a t...

Observing Hijaab from Step Daughter

I have an 11 year old step daughter who is baligh. Can I treat her as my own daughter? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful Answer Unfortunately the question is vague and unclear. However my under...

Covering the Head

Why is it important for women to cover their heads and body and what is its reward? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Allah (SWT) states in the Holy Qur’an: “And tell the be...

Intermingling of the sexes

Can you please explain the issue of intermingling of the sexes, quoting evidences from the Quran and Sunnah? JazaakAllaahu khairan. In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Islam is a religion that i...

What is the ruling on hijab?

What is the ruling on hijab?  No nation or religion has ever permitted or allowed its followers to indulge in acts of immorality and immodesty. Islam has also laid down rules which act as precautions against Muslims fall...