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A dog licking a person and utensils

Question: Is it required for a child below the age of seven years and not praying as yet to wash himself with soil seven times after touching a dog? Umm

Meaning of “As salamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakaatuh”

Question: What is the exact meaning of السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته. (As salamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakaatuh)? When we say salam does that mean that we pray to

Listening to ruqyah for cure whilst making hijamah

Question: Where I go for wet cupping, the cupper puts on recordings of verses and supplications for cure (ruqya) for me to listen whilst she is performing the cupping. Is

How to fight evil whisperings

Question: I hope you are in good health and iman. A friend of mine has a lot of waswas, shaytan tells her to whisper that she is a disbeliever. She

Women watching men in religious videos

Question: Is it permissible for a Muslimah to watch a tv program where there is a man talking about religion? I find this like a fitna, and I want to

Memorizing the Quran without understanding its meanings

Question: What is the ruling on memorizing Quran without understanding, i.e. without understanding the Arabic or knowing the basic tafseer of the ayaat? Zaynab El-Kateb: Memorizing Quran without understanding the

Quran helping the immune system

Question: Is there any proof to the saying that listening Quran for 3 hours a day increases the activity of the immune system? And that the sound waves of the

What to do with an old Mushaf

Question: I would like to know what can I do with a Quran that is torn out, old and difficult to use. It has been said that we can bury

Memorizing Quran understanding its meanings

Question: Is it more important to learn how to properly recite a few chapters of Quran or to memorize as many chapters as possible? Many people have memorized a lot

I wish to settle in Saudi Arabia but my mother needs me

Question: A salafi brother from Madinah proposed to me and my wali accepted him but my mother wants me to marry someone from my community, a relative, so that I