Innovations in Religion and Worship

143924 - Is there any proven hadeeth to suggest that the Sahaabah danced, that is quoted as evidence for dancing in dhikr circles? 204750 - They usually recite al-Faatihah and the du‘aa’ (supplication) before starting to eat; what is the ruling on that? 4033 - Ruling on celebrating ‘Aashooraa’ or taking it as a day of mourning 102885 - Eating food that is made for ‘Ashoora’ 132538 - There is nothing wrong with offering du‘aa’ together after a lecture 179588 - Ruling on one who misinterprets the attributes of Allah, may He be exalted 108506 - Should they pray Taraweeh in the mosque even though the people there insist on some innovations? 37841 - Uttering the intention out loud for salaat al-Taraaweeh and other prayers is bid’ah 146206 - Celebrating a child’s first fast 49675 - Should he fast on the fifteenth of Sha’baan even if the hadeeth is da'eef? 115781 - Imam and congregation offering du‘aa’ together following Jumu‘ah prayer 31819 - Description of ‘Umrah 89693 - Eating food that is distributed on the Prophet’s Birthday (Mawlid) 90026 - Ruling on buying special sweets sold on the Prophet’s birthday (Mawlid) 128530 - 128530 Response to those who regard some innovated matters as good, such as celebrating the Prophet’s birthday (Mawlid) 70317 - Reading Qur’aan together, giving good deeds to the dead, and al-Mawlid al-Nabawi (celebrating the birthday of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him)) 101268 - What the Shi’ah do on ‘Ashoora’ is bid’ah (innovation) and misguidance 187877 - Ruling on what is known as “khatam shifa”, and praying behind an innovator and calling him (to the right path) 177446 - Ruling on buying Halloween candy at a time other than Halloween 130948 - Is giving gifts on Eid an innovation (bid‘ah)?