What Is the Benefit of Reciting the Chain of Transmission of a Sufi Tariqa?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I would like to enquire about the reality of some of these statements below given by a Sufi group. Especially point 3 and 4. I would like also to enquire on the sort of statements whereby one is instructed to recite “yaa shaykh Abdul Qadir Jaylani” and […]

Why Can’t I Listen to Several Spiritual Guides?

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I have heard numerous times an injunction by my Sheikh that I understood to mean that it is improper to seek knowledge of Tasawwuf from other than one’s own Sheikh. I have struggled to understand it and am shy to ask for clarification directly. I’m sure the […]

Is It Permissible to Jokingly Call Someone a Khariji?

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I had a question regarding what is considered “mocking” and what isn’t. Is it haram if someone were to jokingly call someone a ‘khariji’? Is this considered istihza (mocking)? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam, It is halal as long as it is clear, and not condescending. There is […]

How Can I Get My Questions Answered by God?

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I would like to ask God to reverse time and to change His religious rulings because I find them to difficult. Especially regarding music and drawing. I want to know God’s opinion on this. How can I have it? Is there a du’a for this? Answer: Wa […]

How Can I Get My Routine of Qur’an Done Daily?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum How Can I Get My Routine of Qur’an Done Daily? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: [Shaykh] Faraz Rabbani Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten […]

What Do I Do If I Feel Irritable in Ramadan?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum What Do I Do If I Feel Irritable in Ramadan? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: [Shaykh] Faraz Rabbani Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten […]

Can Women Be Part of a Mosque Committee?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Recently, I have been involving myself in the mosque committee having pushed for a separate female committee that can have a voice alongside the mens’ committee. However, this has been met with much disapproval from older members of the community who believe that women should not be […]

I Am a Convert to Islam and Struggle to Interact with My Family.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I converted about a year ago at 15 and since then, I have been struggling with interaction with my family. Recently on a road trip I’ve been repeatedly slandered by my brother who is also a Muslim. He pays very little heed to the religion and […]

A Ramadan Reader: A Comprehensive Answers Guide to Getting the Most Out of Ramadan

  Preparing for Ramadan The Complete Guide to Fasting Imam Tahir’s 5 Simple Steps to Prepare for Ramadan Preparing For Ramadan Advice from Habib Umar bin Hafiz Ramadan Detox‬‏ for a Healthy Ramadan 40 Hadiths on Ramadan Tarawih Can I Pray 8 Rakats for Tarawih? Should We Stop Praying Tarawih Once the Qur’an is Completed? […]

My Husband Is a Convert to Islam but He Has Gone Back to Drinking.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, My husband is a convert to Islam. He took his Islam seriously when we first married. Since we moved to the house he was raised in, everything has changed. We are far away from my parents and our Muslim friends. I discovered by accident that he […]