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Does Profanity Entail Shirk?

Ustadh Farid Dingle clears up a misunderstanding about profanity, swearing, oaths, and shirk. I’d like to ask about swearing (as in taking an oath). I used to have a habit of using English profanity a lot of times. I’m currently working on it, and Alhamdulillah, I’ve made progress. Instead of using vulgar words, I usually […]

Making Fun of Friends and Educational Material with Foul Language

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Salamu alaikum 1.Is it permitted to make jokes about a friend’s weight or the way a person eats if this person is not hurt by this kind of humor? The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “The believer can do no worse than belittle his brother”. Does it mean […]