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  • Interrupting the Prayer to Forbid Evil Date: 5-9-2019

    IS FORBIDDING EVIL OBLIGATORY WHILE PRAYING .. More

  • Reporting medical error of superior Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My question is about medical errors. I am a doctor, and I have seen my boss commit a medical error by not alwaysrespecting the condition of asepsis during his work. I tried to stop him, but he continued doing so. What should I do? Thank you for your response. .. More

  • Sitting next to someone wearing a cross or lucky charm Date: 3-1-2018

    Is one allowed to sit next to a person who has a cross on their necklace or a lucky charm or a chain with a blue eye in it if we do not know if the person wears it for protection or because of another reason? .. More

  • Leaving job because employer does evil deeds Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know: if someone quit his job due to the bad deeds (like drinking and abusing others unnecessarily) of his boss, will he be on the right way, or will it be his fault that he has done wrong? .. More

  • Enjoining good and forbidding evil without knowing if person is Muslim Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. Can I enjoin good and forbid evil without determining if the person is Muslim first? .. More

  • Joining college club that might conduct unlawful activities Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it permissible to take up a position if there is a chance that it may involve assisting in sin? For example, would it be permissible to join the computing club's IT cell within my university if the club as a whole celebrates and promotes things like Valentine's day and distributes free gifts to students that might be funded by.. More

  • Going down to street to forbid evil one sees from window Date: 21-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. If i see a Musbil (one who allows hisgarment to reach below the ankles) or any other sinner from my apartment window, do I have to take the lift and go down to advise him, or am I excused because I am in my house? .. More

  • Brother having affair with friend's wife Date: 18-10-2017

    My friend has been diagnosed with a severe bone disease that is non-curable. I have a twin brother who has become very close with my friend's wife and is having physical relations with her. I have seen pics and texts of their chats. Now I am in a dilemma as to what I should do. Should i tell my ailing friend about this? (Doctors are saying this is a.. More

  • Not obligation to forbid all evils on spot Date: 4-10-2017

    From what I have read, it is not permissible in Islam to enter someone's house without permission. However, I read that it is Abu Yousuf's opinion that if you hear sounds of music and amusement from a house, you can enter without permission. Please reconcile between the two. And would it be obligatory to enter the house in such a case? What if someone.. More

  • Charging laptop which others use to listen to music Date: 3-8-2017

    Is it permissible to charge a laptop knowing that some family members will listen to music with that laptop once it is charged? Does this constitute helping in sin? .. More

  • Reporting colleagues who commit violations and reject advice to stop Date: 12-7-2017

    Some of my colleagues are continuously involved in wrongdoings at the office; they overcharge clients, manipulate invoices, etc. I tried to make them stop doing that several times, but nothing has changed. Is it appropriate to inform the owners about this, or should I hide this as they are my Muslim brothers? I am sure that if I informed the superior,.. More

  • Giving Da'wah collective obligation Date: 28-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. My parents are against me giving Da'wah (proselytization) and Islaah (reform), especially to my relatives through them (like the paternal uncle, maternal aunt) and to my father's work colleagues. They say that it puts people off and that if they complain to the boss that his son is annoying me, it will.. More

  • Writing to TV channels to deny evils they show Date: 21-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. If I see something haram being shown on TV, like women or music, is it obligatory upon me to send an email to the TV channel telling them that it is haram and to stop this? Should I do this every time I see a channel doing this? Or should I only tell them once? Should I send emails to all the channels.. More

  • Remaining silent while someone says wrong things about Islam Date: 17-5-2017

    If someone has a wrong understanding of Islam and teaches it and a Muslim is there and knows that it is wrong but does not say anything, has he commented Kufr (disbelief)? .. More

  • Mixing with person wearing clothes with words of disbelief written on them Date: 8-4-2017

    If a person has something written on their clothing that represents disbelief and another person socializes with that person, are they doing anything wrong? .. More