How Can I Journey Back to Islam?

Answered by Ustadh Amjad Tarsin Question: Assalam alaykum In the last 7 years I’ve drifted very far from Islam. I want to get back to the religion and live a life where I obey Allah and seek his pleasure and fear Him. When I speak to my parents I speak very harshly, and I have […]

Is It Too Late for Me to Be Forgiven by Allah?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I was born to Muslim parents, but did not practice Islam at all during my college years. I essentially lived like a disbeliever. I feel so far away from Islam. Is it possible for me to return? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this […]

I Was in a Sinful Relationship. Will Allah Forgive Me?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I was in a sinful relationship with a guy but feel so guilty, ended it, cry and repent every day. I’m still a virgin. Will Allah forgive me? Will He still consider me as pure? If this guy tells my parents, can I deny it? Answer: […]

I Had an Affair and Have Repented. Should I Tell My Husband?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, I was unhappy in my marriage, and had an affair with my ex. I sincerely regret this, have severed ties with him, and have repented. I am so scared. Should I tell my husband? How do I restore his right? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah […]

How Should I Apologize After Backbiting Someone?

Answered by Ustadh Sharif Rosen Question: Assalam alaykum How should I apologize after backbiting someone? Should I tell him everything that I said behind his back? Answer: BismilLahir Rahmanir Rahim as-Salamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatulLah. Thank you for this important question. Sins like backbiting [ghiba] — whether verbalized, typed or communicated otherwise — are a grave […]

How Do I Get Closer to Allah After a Very Sinful Lifestyle?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am a young woman born to Muslim parents. I have sinned in the past due to my very Western lifestyle and am so ashamed of myself. I want to get closer to Allah but have no idea how. How do I have greater taqwa? Answer: […]

How Can I Repent From Stealing From My Mother?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I was in a love relationship with a guy and when he faced a financial trouble I helped him out by giving some gold. I stole my mother’s jewellery. How can I repent? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. Thank you for your question. May Allah reward you for wanting […]

Since the Birth of My Baby, I No Longer Pray. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, Before marriage, I prayed five times a day. I no longer do that, now that I am married, with a one year old baby. Now I am lost in sins, watch bad things, and backbite. What do I do? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa […]

How Can I Redress a Wrong I Committed Against Someone? (Video)

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam alaykum How can I redress a wrong I committed against someone? Answer:  Wa alaykum assalam, Here is a video answer to this question by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten years overseas, […]

I Have Tricked My Employer. What Should I Do?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum My friend has tricked his employer by making him believe that he was sick. Is he required to pay back all the money he has been paid during his sick leave? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Deceit and deception is unlawful. The person should calculate how […]