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I Want to Marry Someone Willing to Revert

Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil is asked for advice from a sister who wants to marry someone with a bad past who is willing to revert to Islam. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I am 20 years old and want to get married to a young man, but he is non-Muslim. He says […]

Do I Have to Live with My Parents?

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked if a Muslim child is obliged to live with their parents and if not, how to conduct oneself toward them in the best of ways. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I am 23 years old and live with my parents. I am the only son in the […]

Can I Perform the Istikhara Prayer About a Matter Regarding Which I Have Already Performed It?

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, A few years ago I performed the Istikhara prayer for a marriage proposal. Before praying I made a promise to Allah, that I will do whatever the result was. After the prayer my heart turned away from the proposal. So I kept my promise. Now, due to […]

Is It Permitted to Pray the Istikhara Prayer for Another?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question:As salaamu alaykum, Is it permitted to pray the istikhara prayer for another? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, I pray that this message finds you well, insha’Allah. It is permitted to pray the istikhara prayer for another because it is essentially a supplication, though it is better and from […]