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The Status of a Rape Victim

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. With war and conflict happening in many areas, many women are raped by enemy soldiers and other people. If a rape victim is unmarried, can she be married to a Muslim man? If she is married, how should her husband treat her? If a rape victim becomes pregnant, should the pregnancy be terminated? What […]

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Why Did God Create Life and Death?

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q: Search for the purpose of life and death remains incomplete unless we tend to ponder over divine revelations. Why has Allah Almighty created both death and life? Life is full of ups and downs where people are sometimes either happy or unhappy. Despite that life is so beloved to them that they hardly want […]

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Predestination and Free Will

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. A question which has bothered me for some time is whether man acts and behaves according to his own free will or to what has been destined for him by Allah. In other words, is the choice in any given situation completely ours, or is it pre-determined for us? Is there for every one […]

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Youngsters, Materialism and Loving the Prophet

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q: I am an youngster, surrounded by the impact of materialism . Amidst this chaos of life, can you explain how to increase love of the Prophet (Pbuh) in our hearts without being distracted? A: The strength of love for the Messenger (peace be upon him) is connected to the Muslim’s faith. When his faith […]

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Reading the Qur’an in English

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. I find it difficult to read the Qur’an in Arabic and I am not sure of its pronunciation. I use two translations which I feel give the meaning properly and with clarity. My friends and relatives object to this and find it strange. I realize that any translation of a beautifully written text will […]

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With All My Sins, How to Be Mindful of God?

| March 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

How can I realize God’s Greatness? How can I surrender and prostrate submissively to God in my prayer? Every time I start to fear God, the burden of my sins come once again to my mind, and I can not find a new pure way out of this. And when these sins enter my mind, […]

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Satan’s Knowledge about Man’s Actions

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Q. Does the shaitan (satan) know what crosses our minds, which no one knows except Allah, and thus whisper to us what is in accordance with our thoughts? A. Evidence suggests that the shaitan is close to man. Safiyyah bint Huyayy (may Allah be pleased with her) narrated that the Prophet (Pbuh) said: “The shaitan flows through […]

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Qur’an is the Miracle for Mankind

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Q: There have been numerous claims to Prophethood throughout time. Some of the claims were rightful, and others were motivated by want for power, wealth or status. How were the people of those times to know the difference? How can we tell? A: There are at least two characteristics which distinguish the true prophets. When […]

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A Grieving Daughter’s Suffering

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

our dialogue By Adil Salahi Q: I still keenly feel the loss of my mother who died 10 months ago. I am often in tears mourning her. Since she is buried in a grave near our house, I often go there to sit near the grave and talk to her. Can she hear me? I […]

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Curse of Precious Stones

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

our dialogue By Adil Salahi Q: Is it true that diamonds and other precious stones should be bought only for personal use and this be determined on the basis of knowing one’s exact date of birth. Some people suggest that if this is not taken into consideration, these precious stones may have a curse and […]

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