Islam Question and Answer
General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Thu 29 DhH 1435 - 23 October 2014
Ruling on offering congratulations at the beginning of the Hijri year.
The virtue of observing a lot of naafil fasts in the month of Muharram.
Is it advised to end the year with prayers for forgiveness and fasting?.
What the Shi’ah do on ‘Ashoora’ is bid’ah (innovation) and misguidance.
‘Aashoora’ in Islam and previous religions, and refutation of the Raafidi claim that it is an innovation introduced by the Umayyads.
The widespread belief that it is makrooh to get married in Allah’s month Muharram.
What is the meaning of the hadeeth “Leave that which makes you doubt for that which does not make you doubt”?.
Ruling on the prayer of one who says “Allahu akbar” when rising from bowing.
Ruling on Muslim and Christian students coming together and reciting from the Qur’an and the distorted Gospel, then saying “ameen” to one another’s recitation.
What is the ruling on playing “The Sims” (computer game)?.
Are dogs and pigs najis (impure)?.
If he gives his second wife the cost of tuition fees, is he obliged to give the same amount to his first wife?.
The students in some schools stand up, clasp their hands and repeat the words “O our Father we thank you for the night…” What is the ruling on that?.
If a woman touches her husband’s penis, does it invalidate her wudoo’?.
Ruling on du‘aa’ after the Talbiyah in Hajj and ‘Umrah.
Is it permissible for the husband to ask his wife for her phone password if he is suspicious about her?.
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Introduction to Islam
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• Basic Tenets of Faith.
• The Quraan and its Sciences.
• Hadeeth & its Sciences.
• Rulings on Jihaad.
• Fiqh of the family.
• Islamic history and biography.
• Enjoining what is good and forbidding what is evil.
• Pedagogy education and upbringing.
• Psychological and Social Problems.
• Islamic politics.
• The virtue of fasting ‘Ashoora’.
• prohibition on songs and music.
• Honouring Parents.
• Rulings on witchraft, the evil eye and destructive envy.
• Paradise & Hell.
• non-Muslim Celebrations.
• whispers from teh shaytaan and the remedy for them.
• Rulings of Dreams.
• Rulings of wiping over socks.
• Travel and tourism (siyaahah).
Jurisprudence of Muslim Minorities
They lived under Communist rule and did not know anything about praying and fasting; do they have to make it up?
They pray Jumu’ah in the workplace and do not go to the mosque
If some of the members of the congregation are praying outside the mosque and the power cuts out
The school is preventing them from praying Jumu‘ah and offering other prayers in congregation; what should they do?
Jurisprudence of Acts of Worship
She insulted him and his family, so he divorced her three times
Should he pay zakaah on the expenses that his father gives to him?
Zakaah on wealth earned during the year
He wants to go for Hajj but he gets a few drops coming out after he urinates and it is too hard for him to wash his clothes
Her fiancé refuses to let her wear hijab
His wife torments his daughter from another wife, and he has a son from her, and he is confused as to how he should deal with her
A woman asking for a divorce from her husband who is addicted to drugs
He did the marriage contract with her and was intimate with her without intercourse in Ramadaan, and he had intercourse with her before announcing the marriage!
The Muslim Woman
Her menses has ended; can she wear the clothes that she was wearing during her period?
Elderly woman uncovering her face before non-mahrams
Ruling on putting a zipper on a woman’s dress
She is not allowed to wear hijab, so how can she go out to work and meet her needs?
Basic Tenets of Faith
Ruling on a believer who commits some sins
Does faith increase and decrease according to Ahl al-Sunnah wa’l-Jamaa’ah?
What are the things that make faith decrease?
This world is the place of trials and tribulations
Is it permissible for him to sell political books and plays?
Prohibition on selling dogs
Ruling on selling cats
Their father left instructions that a waqf be set up, but they have not carried it out
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