THE VIRTUES OF FASTING IN THE MONTH OF SHA’BAAN.


‘Aa’ishah (may Allaah be pleased with her) said: “The Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) used to fast until we thought he would never break his fast, and not fast until we thought he would never fast. I never saw the Messenger of Allaah(sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) fasting for an entire month … More THE VIRTUES OF FASTING IN THE MONTH OF SHA’BAAN.

Ruling on masturbation in Islaam and method for curing it


Praise be to Allaah. Masturbation (for both men and women) is haraam (forbidden) in Islaam based on the following evidence: First from the Qur’aan: Imam Shafi’i stated that masturbation is forbidden based on the following verses from the Qur’aan (interpretation of the meaning):”And those who guard their chastity (i.e. private parts, from illegal sexual acts). … More Ruling on masturbation in Islaam and method for curing it

Ruling on a Muslim man marrying a non-Muslim woman and vice versa


Praise be to Allaah. It is permissible for a Muslim man to marry a non-Muslim woman if she is Christian or Jewish, but it is not permissible for him to marry a non-Muslim woman who follows any religion other than these two. The evidence for that is the verse in which Allaah says (interpretation of … More Ruling on a Muslim man marrying a non-Muslim woman and vice versa

Ruling on photographs


Praise be to Allaah. Photography (tasweer) means the taking of pictures of living, animate moving beings, like people, animals, birds, etc. The ruling is that it is forbidden on the basis of a number of reports, such as the following: ‘Abdullaah ibn Mas’ood (may Allaah be pleased with him) reported that the Prophet (peace and … More Ruling on photographs