Category Archives: Islamic Rulings

Is it haraam for a woman to wear coloured clothes even if it fulfils the conditions of hijab?

Image may contain: one or more people and people standingQ: Is it haraam for a woman to wear colored clothes even if it fulfils the conditions of hijab? If it is haraam, then is there a hadeeth or verse to prove that? What is meant by saying it should not be an adornment in itself?.

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It is not one of these conditions that it should be black. A woman may wear whatever she wants, so long as she does not wear a colour that is only formen , and she does not wear a garment that is an adornment in itself, i.e., decorated and adorned in such a way that it attracts the gaze of men, because of the general meaning of the verse (interpretation of the meaning): Continue reading Is it haraam for a woman to wear coloured clothes even if it fulfils the conditions of hijab?

What is the ruling on taking off hijaab

No photo description available.What is the ruling on taking off hijaab and uncovering the face when traveling abroad in obedience to my mother’s demands, on the grounds that I attract unwelcome attention?

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The difference between Hijaab & Niqaab

Image may contain: textThe difference between hijaab and niqaab is that the hijaab is that which covers all the body, whilst niqaab is that which covers a woman’s face only.

The woman’s dress as prescribed in sharee’ah (“Islamic dress”) is that which covers her head, face and all of her body.
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Fatawa: Alcohol-Based Perfumes

10650038_10152849889128685_6234107322350280425_nScholars of Islam, as-Salamu alaykum! What is the Islamic ruling on wearing perfumes that contain alcohol?

Wa alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger.

Dear brother in Islam, we are very pleased for the great confidence you repose in us and we really commend your apparent interest in having a better understanding of the teachings of Islam and the rulings of this great religion in all matters. In fact, Islam is a religion that encompasses all aspects of life and secures guidance and light for all mankind….  Continue reading Fatawa: Alcohol-Based Perfumes

Q: Is are women or girls allowed to wear pants. If not Why.?

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Muslim woman have to wear clothes that will conceal the body and her ‘awrah, by wearing clothes that do not show the skin, as see-though clothes do, and do not show the shape of the body, as tight clothes do. Pants or trousers are clothes that show the shape of a woman’s body and ‘awrah, so for this reason it is not permissible for women to wear pants, unless she wears over them a wide or loose shirt. One of the aims of Islam is protect people’s ‘awrahs and avoid uncovering them, because taking this matter lightly is one of the means of falling into that which Allaah has forbidden, namely zina (fornication, adultery) and the things that lead to it. The Muslim woman has to adhere to the Islamic etiquette in the way she dresses, moves and speaks. Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): Continue reading Q: Is are women or girls allowed to wear pants. If not Why.?

Ruling on celebrating Valentine’s Day

12742670_10153955470223685_6506499740084106608_nWhat is the ruling on Valentine’s Day?
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Valentine’s Day is a jaahili Roman festival, which continued to be celebrated until after the Romans became Christian. This festival became connected with the saint known as Valentine who was sentenced to death on 14 February 270 CE. The kuffaar still celebrate this festival, during which immorality and evil are practised widely.

DO Muslims Believe in the Bible?

bible islamQuestion: Dear scholars, I’d like to ask you about the Bible. What do the Islamic scholars think about the parables by Jesus. And I have one more question; do the Islamic scholars believe in the miracles of Jesus written in the Bible? Could you tell me about those points? Thank you in advance.

Answer:
In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger.

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