ANSWER: This is knowledge of the unseen and only Allah knows about it. No one is authorized to claim that this happened because Allah is angry with them and He is punishing them! It can be a test for some and punishment for others.Read more
ANSWER: If you avoid the things one is punished for in his grave, you will not be tormented in the grave.Read more
ANSWER: The punishment of the grave is not related to the punishment on the day of judgement. Some people would be tormented in their graves but not punished in hell. Others would not be tormented in their graves but will be admitted to hell.Read more
ANSWER: This is correct.Read more
This was narrated by some of the companions.Read more
I read that there is the excuse of ignorance for some people like ignorant Muslims who LIVE IN THE WEST WHERE ISLAMIC KNOWLEDGE IS LITTLE OR NON EXISTENT EVEN IF THEY COMMIT MAJOR SHIRK. when does the excuse of ignorance come into effect and when is it invalid as an excuse for an individual? also can you recommend books in English on the topic.
This is an issue of dispute among scholars and I follow the option of Sheikh Ibn Othaimeen as Allah wouldn’t punish a nation or an individual until the information has reached him and he has no excuse! He would be tested on the Day of Judgment.Read more
If the abortion was when the fetus was 30 days old, there is nothing on them!Read more
No. Allah forgives everything except shirk.Read more
I read Kitab Al Jihad (Ibn Nuhaas) and Yusuf Qordhowi’s Fiqh Al-Jihad. I havent found anything about war between Muslims, and there are Muslim captives. Is there any difference in ruling if the captive is Muslim? Humane treatment must be the same, but how about execution? The aforementioned books only talk about if Muslims captured a kafir, or if a Muslim soldiers was captured by the kafir, not when a Muslim soldier is captured by a Muslim.
A Muslim can’t be taken as a slave and he can’t be executed unless he committed a crime that is punished by such.Read more