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Marrying a Practicing Non-Hijabi

Ustada Raidah Shah Idil is asked if marrying a practicing sister who does not wear hijab is permissible. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. Where I come from, there are many Muslims that practice Islam without their parents’ consent. I belong to such a family, but alhamduliLlah things have changed a lot for […]

Is Historical and Cultural Knowledge Important for a Scholar?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it important for an islamic scholar to know about history and cultural background to better understand the people he is advising or the world he is living in, or should he use his time to acquire only islamic knowledge? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. Jazakum Allah khayr for […]

Is a Henna Event Permissible?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I am getting married soon and had two questions: 1. Is a Henna event permissible? It will be an only women’s gathering in which girls will put henna on their hands and there will be food. 2. There is a tradition in which the sisters of the bride hide […]