How to Rinse One’s Mouth in Ramadan Without Swallowing Water?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum How does one rinse one’s mouth without swallowing water in the month of 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 […]

Can I Work for a Hair Restoration Company?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum I’ve recently gotten a job for a Hair Restoration Company as an accountant. This company sells hair products to help with balding and also sells Hair Systems (wigs). I have been reading a lot lately and I am kind of worried that my money earned from working […]

Can I Go to the Dentist in Ramadan?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Can I Go to the Dentist 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 years overseas, […]

Does Not Fasting Without Excuse Require Expiation (Kaffara)?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum If someone did not fast without excuse, is an expiation required? 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 […]

Is Disrespecting a Copy of the Qur’an Disbelief?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I have seen that to disrespect the Mushaf (copy of the Qur’an) is Kufr (disbelief). 1. Does this mean that if a person commits a sin (e.g. watching T.V) or any sin in a room which has an Ayah or several Ayahs or Allah’s name framed on […]

Huge Expiation to Pay for Broken Fasts. What to Do?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum A Muslim is making up 22 years of missed fasts. That is not a problem for him, but he is also calculating the fidya and the kaffara he owns for breaking his fasts without a valid reason and not for not having make them up before the […]

Female Genital Mutilation.

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum So many of my school friends ask me about female genital mutilation. They say it is something to oppress the Muslim women. Is it allowed in Islam? Is female genital mutilation permissible in Islam? Answer: assalamu alaykum FGM as clitoridectomy (partial or total removal of the clitoris), […]

Rulings Related to the Quran and a Woman in the State of Menstruation.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I have seen the answer about it being okay to recite Qur’an with the intention of Dhikr while being in menstruation. Can you please explain it more? In particular, I am a Hanafi and have doubts about whether it is okay to read from a computer screen […]

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? […]

Expiation and Masturbation.

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum Does masturbating whilst fasting during my 60 days expiation break the expiation such that I have to start again? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh I pray you are well. If the masturbation lead to an ejaculation then the 60 day expiation would need to […]