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Listening to Qur’an While Solving Math Problems

Ustadh Farid Dingle is asked about listening to the Qur’an while doing something else. I pray this note finds you in the best of spirits insha Allah Alhamdulillah, I love Islam and try my best to practice it in the best way possible. In my eagerness to do more at the same time, I sometimes […]

As a Woman Should I Stop Listening to a Reciter If I Derive Pleasure in It?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum As a woman should I stop listening to a reciter of the Quran if I derive pleasure in his voice? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam, thank you for your question. A man’s awrah does not include his voice, and therefore it is permissible for a woman to listen to […]

How Can I Achieve the Benefit of Reading the Qur’an When I Can’t Read Arabic?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum I would like to read Surat Al Baqara for a specific reason but I cannot read Arabic. What are my options? Do I listen to a reading of it? Can I read a translation of it? Should I try the transliteration? Answer: Walaikum assalam, I hope you’re […]

Can I Make Dhikr (Remembrance) While Listening to Qur’an?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam ‘aleykum Is it permissible when listening to the recitation of the Qur’an to make remembrance (dhikr) at the same time? Answer: Walaikum assalam, I hope you’re doing well, insha’Allah. The adab with Qur’an is to listen quietly and attentively. Allah Most High says, “When the Qur’an is recited, […]

Listening to Qur’an While Occupied With Other Tasks

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I want to listen to the Qur’an as much as possible, but do I have to sit and listen, or can I do work while listening? What about children? Should we play it while they play, even though they may not be paying full attention to it? Answer: In […]