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My Faith is Not Constant

| November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: I don’t know what’s been happening to me. For the past few years my faith in Islam has been shaky. Sometimes I reach very high levels where all I can think about is Allah, then sometimes I reach levels — one where I am now — where I begin to doubt the existence of […]

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Consigning Parents to Homes for the Aged

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: Are the home service persons and homes for the aged parents allowed in Islam? The holy Quran does not mention about these. Allah commands the children about their duty and responsibility towards their aged parents. The verses are 31: 14 & 15, 17:23. The contents of the verses can be noted here: “Show kindness […]

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Face the Challenges

| August 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: The conditions of the Muslim communities are really depressing and make me feel so bad. Day and night, we read about the massacres committed by the Syrian regime. This is very devastating. How to handle this? Please Advise. A: What you mentioned is very true, the status of Muslims today is very sad and […]

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Doing Good Even After Ramadan

| August 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: There is much emphasis now on continuing good deeds and practising after Ramadan, but how to achieve that while we do not have such favorable, spiritual environment now as that we used to have in the month of Ramadan? A: Of course, one of the special merits of Ramadan is the spiritual atmosphere it […]

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Feeling Depressed after Ramadan

| August 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: I did not do good during his Ramadan. I feel so disappointed and depressed for that. And unfortunately, this was not the first month of Ramadan that I lose. Almost every Ramadan I have this problem. What should I do? A: First of all, this disappointment is a sign of the faith inside you; […]

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Leave Your Comfort Zone

Leave Your Comfort Zone

| August 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q: I feel sometimes stuck in my job, in my home, in my work and in my relationships. How I do come out of this feeling of being stuck in a ‘comfort zone?’ A: Getting too comfortable with your situation could lead to a ‘no-challenge zone’ bereft of creativity Your comfort zone is a situation […]

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Can Women go out for Dawah alone?

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sir, My question is : Can ladies as individuals or in group be allowed to step out of the house for giving dawah? Or for conducting ijtemas or other Islamic gatherings ? I am asking this because some scholars here are objecting to this. They say that women should be accompanied with their mehrams. Subhy […]

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Zakat on Original Purchase value

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

I have purchased 100gms of gold for Rs. 250,000. Now the sale value is Rs. 270,000 but if I want to buy 100 gm of gold then the value is Rs. 300,000. Please calculate my zakat. Nazir Hossain Nazhos2014@gmail.com Islamic Voice replies: You will have to take out 2.5% of Rs. 250,000 towards Zakat. Kindly […]

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Zakat on Partnership Business

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

I have a partnership business and both of the partners agree to pay zakat for our business. Now I have two confusions in calculating it. 1. Stock Value is whether the total value of the running stock as on date or the value of stock blocked for 360 days only? 2. Is there any separate […]

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Zakat on Fixed Deposits

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

My husband has taken home loan and two fixed deposits. Apart from that he doesn’t have any bank balance or property . I have some gold for which I am responsible to pay zakaat . My question is how much should my husband pay as zakaat? Last year we didn’t think about home loan and […]

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