Posts

How to Deal with Doubts About the Intention in Wudu? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum When I make wudu, I have the intention of making the whole wudu (sunnan and fard aspects) in mind without necessarily utter the itention. Then before I wash my hands as a sunnah I say the basmalla or during washing the hands. But then before or during […]

Can I Eat Questionable Meat at a Muslim’s House?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I was invited for iftar at a Muslim family’s house. I know they eat unlawful meat when they go out to eat (fast food etc), but I don’t know if the meat they use at home is lawful or not. I don’t want to ask them where […]

What Should I Do When in Doubt Regarding the Number of Prostrations?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum Today, I was doing the prostrations of forgetfulness, and forgot how many times I had bowed down. I ignored the doubts, and ended the prayer. Was I correct? Also, I have been told one should pause for 1-2 seconds after every action, otherwise, the prostrations of forgetfulness […]

Is It Acceptable to Wear Clothes With Allah’s Name on It?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I am a football player. I would love to see my name “Habibullah” written on my jersey. 1. Is it acceptable for me to wear my jersey into the toilet since it has Allah’s name on it? 2. Will I be responsible if others who buys my jersey wear […]

How Do I Overcome Doubts About My Religious Practice and Past Sins?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum If a muslim does not fulfill the five pillars of Islam, does his practice just becomes vain? I never ever gave zakat, I pray sometimes and never completed a Ramadan. I have done so much sins that I doubt about deserving Allah’s forgiveness. Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. Thank […]

How To Handle Doubts About Islam And Being Muslim? (Video)

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum How to handle doubts about Islam and being muslim? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten years overseas, Shaykh Faraz […]

I Have So Many Doubts That I Am Afraid to Loose My Faith. What Can I Do?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I have some many doubts that I am afraid to loose my faith. What can I do? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, You are a Muslim, and the thoughts you are experiencing are mere doubts which do not affect your faith, nor are you responsible for them. […]

Am I a Disbeliever for Being Unable to Anwser Waswas Regarding My Belief in Allah?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum I have sudden doubts about Allah and His Essence. I end up responding each time I’m facing these insinuating whispers until I become confused with my own belief. I am saddened by this problem. Am I a disbeliever? Answer:Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, What you are describing is […]

Anse Tamara Gray Answers Your Aqida Questions

Anse Tamara Gray recently spent over two hours answering some of the most pertinent contemporary aqida questions, as a background to understanding modernism and how it has affected us. Worth watching in the Rabata video below.

Is My Faith Valid Even If I Can’t Answer All Doubts?

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: My Mother is dealing with someone at work that is dedicated to making her doubt Islam by trying to find contradictions between Hadith and empirical science. What’s your advice to her? Most “contradictions” are very specific and would need specialists in those fields to determine accuracy. Answer: Assalamu alaikum […]