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I’m Torn Between Islam, Family & Social Pressure

I’m Torn Between Islam, Family & Social Pressure

In this counseling answer: • Should you truly feel suicidal, please call the suicide hotline and tell a family member. • People who are not good Muslims or who do not love Allah, or strive to please Allah, do not bother seeking answers or looking for help concerning Islam or personal problems. • Self-care must …

I Think My Adult Son Has a Hoarding Problem - About Islam

I Think My Adult Son Has a Hoarding Problem

In this counseling answer: • Hoarding is generally considered part of an obsessive-compulsive disorder.It is also associated with anxiety, depression and other mental health issues. • Encourage him to get counseling. • You may want to ask him why he is keeping certain items. It will help you gain more insight into the problem. • …

I Can’t Stop Overthinking. It’s Driving Me Crazy!

I Can’t Stop Overthinking. It’s Driving Me Crazy!

In this counseling answer: • If nothing illegal or wrong happened, there should be nothing to repent for or worry about. • I kindly suggest sister that if you do begin to think about this incident, you just let it pass by and give it no more thought. • I kindly suggest that when you …

Intrusive Thoughts about Islam; I Can’t Stand Them!

Intrusive Thoughts about Islam; I Can’t Stand Them!

In this counseling answer: • You might take up a bit of volunteering for a good cause or sign up to a course to keep your mind busy with positive things, for the sake of Allah (swt). • You might take up a bit of volunteering for a good cause or sign up to a …

Bad Thoughts Distract Me from Praying

Bad Thoughts Distract Me from Praying

In this counseling answer: • I encourage you to examine how many times a day these thoughts come andwhatare the thoughts. • Let these thoughts pass without giving them thought, fear or power. • I would like you to contemplate on Allah and His attributes. • Seek out counseling in your area for the mental …

My Thoughts Distract Me During The Prayers; Help!

My Thoughts Distract Me During Prayers; Help!

In this counseling answer: • For now, give yourself some space and accept yourself as you are. • I feel that it’s important that you understand what makes you insecure about the relationship. Why do you think that your husband will leave you if he finds out that you are struggling with your faith at …

Voices Tell Me I Am a Hypocrite; Is It True?

Voices Tell Me I Am a Hypocrite; Is It True?

In this counseling answer: • When you know more and more about Allah, you will realize the kind of power Allah SWT is. • It is normal to have negative thoughts.A human being has an average of 60 000 thoughts per day. It is impossible that all of them will be positive. • Evil whispers …

Terrible Intrusive Thoughts Ruin My Life

Terrible Intrusive Thoughts Ruin My Life

In this counseling answer: • You may find some comfort and assistance in also reciting Surah Ihklas, An-Nas, and Surah Al-Falaq every day. • Make your intention once and don’t do it again. Even if you feel doubt, Allah (swt) knows your heart better than you know it. • Do wudu once and walk out. …

I Fantasize About Men While Having Sex with My Husband

I Fantasize About Men While Having Sex with My Husband

In this counseling answer: • If these thoughts become over-powering and intrusive, and interfere with your relationship, your life, and your religion, please consult a therapist for an evaluation for possible OCD or other mental health issues. • The best course of action is to ignore them and let them pass. • Do not tell …

What Can I Do with The Vulgar Thoughts in My Mind? - About Islam

What Can I Do with The Vulgar Thoughts in My Mind?

In this counseling answer: • Everyone gets intrusive thoughts every now and then. Even sexual ones. • You may want to examine what exactly the thought content is, how often it occurs, how long it lasts, and how you feel during these intrusive thoughts. • I kindly suggest that you seek out counseling if this …



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