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Muslims Celebrating Valentine's Day

Muslims Celebrating Valentine's Day: OK?

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 Muslims, we are required to love one another and to wish and inculcate love among people regardless of their …

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Can We Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

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: Islam does recognize happy occasions that bring people closer to one another, and add spice to their lives. However, Islam …

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History Behind Valentine's Day

Every year on February 14, candy, flowers and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, across the United States and in other places around the world, all in the name of St. Valentine. But who is this mysterious saint, and where did these traditions come from? Find out about the history of this centuries-old holiday, from ancient …



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