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Allah is Free of All Needs

If Allah is Free of All Needs, Why Order His Slaves to Bow?

Short Answer:  Allah doesn’t force any human to bow down to Him. Bowing to Him simply means obeying His Law. It is not a need of Allah that we should worship Him or pray to Him. The need is ours. Man has to observe a balance between his worldly life and spiritual aspirations. This is crucial for human …

Al-Israa’ and Al-Mi`raj: Everlasting Lessons

Al-Israa and Al-Miraj: Everlasting Lessons

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. One of the most important lessons of the journey of Al-Israa and Al-Miraj (Night Journey and Ascension) is that it highlights the high …

Moving Forefinger during Tashahhud: Necessary?

Moving Forefinger during Tashahhud: Necessary?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: It is preferable sunnah to point with the forefinger and move it during the tashahhud. Elaborating more on this, Sheikh M. S. Al-Munajjid, a …

Can I Get Married to Someone Who Does Not Pray?

Can I Get Married to Someone Who Does Not Pray?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger.  In this fatwa: Tell that man who wants to propose to you that it’s your condition that he observes prayer. If he does …

Abortion

When to Resume Prayer after Abortion

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- If the aborted fetus is formed at the time of the abortion (spontaneous or otherwise), then the woman takes the same rulings as that of bleeding …

Funeral

Praying Funeral Wearing Shoes: Prohibited?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- There is no objection on praying the funeral with shoes on, as there is no evidence for taking them …

Ghusl

Prevented from Ghusl: Can I Go to the Mosque for Prayer?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: As long as you are unable to use water due to the doctor’s advice, you can perform dry ablution (tayammum) …



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