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Sins of the Imagination

Ustadh Salman Younas is asked about imaginings resulting from the words and ideas of others or to hadiths, and what these  might entail with regard to one’s faith.   Question:   Assalam alaykum wa rahamt Allah wa Barakatuh. All I want to know is whether this way of imagining is sinful and the scale of […]

Types of Thought, Blasphemy, and Sin

Shaykh Farid Dingle is asked about the categories of thoughts and what to do when one has blasphemous thoughts or imaginings. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I heard that there are three kind of thoughts. Intentional thoughts, innocent thoughts, and thoughts due to disease. If someone were to imagine blasphemy would he […]

Day 7: Stop Gossip-30 Deeds 30 Days

Day 7: Stop All Gossip The tongue can kill or heal, build or destroy. A physical scar heals faster than the scarring from harsh words. In the Quran, we are promised spiritual success -and also material success-if we speak well and are conscious of Allah. We also hear hadiths that say that a good  Muslim […]

Is It Acceptable to Wear Clothes With Allah’s Name on It?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I am a football player. I would love to see my name “Habibullah” written on my jersey. 1. Is it acceptable for me to wear my jersey into the toilet since it has Allah’s name on it? 2. Will I be responsible if others who buys my jersey wear […]

How Do I Overcome Doubts About My Religious Practice and Past Sins?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum If a muslim does not fulfill the five pillars of Islam, does his practice just becomes vain? I never ever gave zakat, I pray sometimes and never completed a Ramadan. I have done so much sins that I doubt about deserving Allah’s forgiveness. Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. Thank […]

I Fear That My Past Will Catch up to Me. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I have been through a lot of trauma in the past, and have even attempted suicide. Alhamdulilah, I was guided to Islam through the man I want to marry, but have not told him about my past sinful relationships. I worry that the ghosts of my […]

Are You Veiled from God? by Shaykh Walead Mosaad

Are you veiled from God? Are you veiled from God? What kind of things can be barriers between us and God , asks Shaykh Walead Mosaad. He answers and discusses veils which can come between us and God, saying that even acts of obedience can be a type of veil. Resources on Veils and God How Can Allah Punish Disbelievers If He […]

"Charity extinguishes sin, just as water extinguishes fire."

Isn’t it time to put out your sins? The Prophet (peace and blessings upon him) said, “Charity extinguishes sin, just as water extinguishes fire.” Watch this short video below as Ustadh Amjad Tarsin explains this beneficial hadith: [vc_row][vc_column][vc_cta h2=”Give the best charity this Ramadan. ” h2_font_container=”font_size:32|color:%23dd3333″ h2_use_theme_fonts=”yes” h4=”Help SeekersGuidance spread the beautiful message of the […]

I Cannot Stop Drinking Alcohol and Committing Adultery. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I feel lost in my sins, and am desperately trying to crawl out from under them. I have committed a number of sins such as drinking alcohol and committing adultery. I always fall back into these patterns. What can I do to overcome my weakness? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa […]

How Do Sins Hinder Us?

How Do Sins Hinder Us? How do sins hinder us in our spiritual progress?  Shaykh Walead Mosaad answers this question and explains how even a small sin can set us back in our path to Allah. Ever get caught out on these issues? Deepen your understanding by taking a short course with SeekersGuidance. Resources for Seekers […]