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Is Being Silent Around Disbelief an Approval of It?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I was with my soccer team and the coach said to “keep putting the team first”. I do not know if what he said was disbelief. If someone remains silent in a situation like this but disapproves of it in his heart, is that sufficient? For example, […]

I Saw My Husband Smoking Marijuana. What Should I Do?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I saw my husband smoking Marijuana and he doesn’t know that I saw him. Now I’m not sure what to do. I need advice. If I confront him about it I’m scared that he’s just going to denied it and get into a argument with me. What […]

My Husband Is No Longer Praying After a Knee Injury. How Should I React?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I married a few months ago and in my second month of marriage, my husband had an operation on his knee. Since then he has stopped praying. Are my relations with him are still permissible? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you well. Dear […]

My Father Watches Pornography, What Shall I Do?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalaam Alaykum, My father watches porn very often. Watching porn is like committing zina, right? I can’t take him anymore as my father. Our family is in a bad situation now. Are we in badluck now because of porn being watched in our house? Will my prayers be accepted […]

A Reader on Calling to Allah, Giving Advice, and Commanding the Good

Guiding One’s Family Towards the Good: Advice & Tips Changing Those Around One: Attaching One’s Self to Allah & the Prophetic Sunna Attracting the Youth to the Religion Calling People of Other Beliefs to Islam How Do I Motivate Someone to Perform the Good? Guiding One’s Family Towards the Good: Advice & Tips Changing Those […]

How Do I Motivate Someone to Perform the Good?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: How do I motivate someone who doesn’t perform the solat or one who is inconsistent in doing it? Do I tell them to work their way up slowly e.g. praying one prayer a day and then slowly increase the number to all the obligatory prayers? What if they don’t […]

Guiding One’s Family Towards the Good: Advice & Tips

Answered by Sidi Abdullah Anik Misra Question: I am an American-Muslim and have been Muslim all my life. My practice of Islam has been up and down throughout the years. My offences have been not acquriing Islamic knowledge, not praying, breaking fast, not dressing modestly etc. Since college I have been trying to improve my […]

Changing Those Around One: Attaching One’s Self to Allah & the Prophetic Sunna

Answered by Sidi Salman Younas Question: I live in an environment full of Muslims. Although many of them can be either stubborn proud or just arrogant, I noticed that a number of my Muslim sisters do not pray right. Being one of the youngest I do not feel it my place to bring up this […]

My Husband Doesnt Pray: How Do I Advise Him?

Answered by Sidi Abdullah Anik Misra Question: What should I do to make my husband perform his prayers? I really want to but he doesnt care about it. Everytime I tell him, he says that I am bothering him. He is a nice person and does drink or smoke or anything, but he just doesnt […]