How to Perform Eid Prayer?

Lifting the Head off the Ground for a Moment During the Prostration.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum What is the ruling on the validity of the prayer in a case wherein the head briefly bounces back after touching the ground when performing prostration? This happened to me and I contemplated repeating the prayer, but refrained from doing so due to the prohibition on repeating […]

Mortgage and Zakat.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I purchased a house with an Islamic mortgage. It was for 31 years. It was a fixed rate for 2 years after which I can pay off a larger amount. The 2 years end this summer (July/August) Inshallah. I also have an additional apartment (which I currently […]

Permissibility for a Muslim to Work for Netflix.

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I would like to find out the rulings/permissibility for a muslim to work at Netflix. I am a data analyst and would be analysing the companies customers data with the aim of understanding customer behaviour to grow Netflix’s customer base. Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Working […]

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 […]