Married to an Apostate.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I married a Christian man after he converted to Islam. We have children now. My husband went to the US, and after 6 months of his return, he announced that he has converted back to Christianity. I have tried persuading him but to no avail. Should […]

Interview for a Job and Ethic.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum My friend and I applied to the same job. For the company we applied to, there were two different positions. I applied to both positions and she applied to only one. For the position we both applied to, she was invited to an interview but I was […]

Avoiding Haram Ingredients.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it our duty to search under rocks for an answer? For example, with regards to food we consume, or products we use, is it an obligation on me to read the ingredients list one by one, and then confirm that every ingredient is halal, and if […]

Husband Asking About My Past.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I have recently gotten married to a wonderful man. The only thing that has been bothering me is that he asks me questions of my past. A few years ago I used to smoke marijuana to help with my depression. I have since quit and it’s not […]

How to Protect My Heart While Having a Job and so On?

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum Almost a year ago I had severe doubts that led me to learn more about Allah. While searching I came across Sufism and this led me to practice seclusion. And alhamdulillah I got rewarded by Allah with the sweetness of faith and being present with him. Bbut […]

Is the Hadith ‘I Am the City of Knowledge and ‘Ali Is Its Door’ Authentic?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Is the hadith ‘I am the city of knowledge and ‘Ali is its door’ authentic? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam, thank you for your question. The hadith, ‘I am the city of knowledge and ‘Ali is its door’ is reported in Al Hakim’s Mustadrak and other works. Scholars differed […]

Living in Madinah as a Christian.

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, I was thinking to go with my parents in Madina, and me with my father to Makkah. My mother is a Christian and my father is a Muslim and me too. I just found out that in Saudi Arabia it is prohibited for Christians to practice their […]

Showing Off.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling regarding the person who shows off worldly gains and items but does all good deeds purely for the sake of Allah Ta’ala? Is this comparable or in any way compatible with the hadith regarding wearing clothes below the ankle? Also, is it permissible […]

I Want to Marry Someone but He Wants Me to Wait Three Years.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, In my first marriage, my husband treated me like a slave and so I got khula. I live with my parents now. I know someone very pious. A nice guy who prays 5 times a day and is also involved in Islamic activities. I always wondered […]

Struggling to Find a Spouse After a Divorce.

Answered by Shaykh Farid Dingle Question: Assalamu alaykum I have been divorced 5 years ago. Now I am struggling to find a spouse. I have prayed and tried everything. How do I make it better? How to get my peace back? Answer: Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Dear questioner, You just have to keep […]