Feb 12

My wonder is, my dad used to be a practising muslim and even made hajj twice but stopped praying around 15 years ago or so when we moved from Saudi Arabia to the UK. ...

February 12, 2014 - 17:47 — contribute

We can't make someone an apostate until we establish that there are no obstacles and that the conditions have been all fulfilled. This is not done by individuals but rather by scholars.

Therefore, you should respect him and obey him and try to give him dawah gently.

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Feb 12

In Bukhari it is mentioned that you can have water while standing!...

February 12, 2014 - 17:55 — contribute

This means that it is disliked but not forbidden. This is how we join both hadeeths and apply them both at the same time.

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Feb 12

In my Masjid the adhan for isha salah is 1 hour 18/20 minutes after salah tul maghrib. Is the adhan too early? If they ask me to do adhan, should I do it? ...

February 12, 2014 - 17:59 — contribute

It is not the time between the two prayers that counts, it is whether the time is due or not. Therefore, it seems that such a difference is acceptable but you have to investigate more and see what the other masjids do.

You shouldn't pray behind a deobandi Imam. You should look for another masjid whose imam has a sound Aqeedah.

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Feb 07

I want to know if listening to an audio file containing an edited together amalgamation of all the ayahs the Prophet saws ever used as Ruqya is permissible if one is told to do it day and night using earphones over a period of 40days....

February 7, 2014 - 18:01 — contribute

1- Listening to that cassette is permissible but I don't whether it would add value or not as ruqya must be done by someone in person.
2-This is not permissible.

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Feb 07

Can I say Rabb ighFirli Rabb ighFirli between 2 sujuds? What other dua can I say?

February 7, 2014 - 18:05 — contribute

The Sunnah is to say that between the two prostrations.

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Feb 07

Can a person put in front of his name radi Allah anhu?

February 7, 2014 - 18:05 — contribute

This is a form of Dua'a but it is usually preserved to the companions of the Prophet Salla allahunalaihi wa Sallam and using it would be an innovation.

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Feb 07

I read that a person with sound aqeedah of the salaf should not marry someone with issues in their aqeedah like deobandi, barelwi, asharis, etc. Is the ruling we should not marry, or is it haraam to marry? ...

February 7, 2014 - 18:09 — contribute

It is not permissible to marry a person from these deviant sects if they are practicing and believing in their corrupt beliefs.

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