Category Archives: Haram|Forbidden

Wedding Pictures – A warning from Shaykh Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah)


Shaykh Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah): O slaves of Allah verily we have been plagued for some time now by a great tribulation done by some people whom Allah has favored with marriage. And this is their taking pictures of the wedding party; … Continue reading

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TAKING PHOTOS of the BRIDE, BRIDEGROOM, and their families at WEDDINGS


Fatwa no. ( 4636 ): Q: I want to describe to you something that people have adopted as a recent custom. Since around 1390 A.H. approximately, people have become accustomed to arranging wedding ceremonies, during which they take the bride … Continue reading

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Women lightening their eyebrows


Fatwa no. 21778 Q: The habit of lightening eyebrows has recently spread among women; they lighten the hairs below and above the eyebrow, so that it resembles Nams (removing hair from the face/eyebrows). This habit is an imitation of Western … Continue reading

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Responding to Merry Christmas


What is the ruling on congratulating the disbelievers on their Christmas celebration? And how do we respond to them if they greet us with it. And is it permissible to go to the places where they are having celebrations for … Continue reading

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Ask Allaah for Good Health and Employ the Means to a Good Health


Imaam Sadi (rahimahullaah) said: Medical Remedy Is Founded Upon Three Fundamental Affairs: [1]Preservation of health through engagement in beneficial activities; [2]Protection of (oneself) from harmful things; [3]To repel those harmful things the body is exposed to. All medical remedies revolve … Continue reading

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A Husband Having Inappropriate Conversations With Other Women?


Q: May Allaah give you good, the questioner asks: Is it permissible for a woman to seek a divorce if she finds out that her husband has inappropriate conversations with (other) women and gives them gifts and meets with them? … Continue reading

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“Music Strengthens Satanic States, and the Qur’an Strengthens Emaan”


From the greatest things that strengthen satanic states is listening to song and music, this is none other than the listening of the polytheists about which Allaah, the Exalted says: “And their prayer at the House was nothing save whistling … Continue reading

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Deficiency in eeman


Imaam Ibn Qayyim  said in his book Ighaathatul-Luhfaan (vol.2, p.182): “Likewise, victory and complete assistance (from Allaah) is only of the people of complete eemaan, Allaah says, “Verily, We will indeed make victorious Our Messengers and those who believe (in … Continue reading

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A Pair of Eyes, A Tongue, A Pair of Lips And The Two Ways


Allaah [The Most High] said: ‘’Have We not made for him a pair of eyes. And a tongue and a pair of lips. And shown him the two ways.’’ [Al-Balad: Ayaat: 8-10] Imaam Sadi (rahimahullaah) stated concerning the statement of … Continue reading

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“…knowledge is the basis of action…”


Shaykh al-Islam Ibn Taymiyah (may Allaah have mercy on him) said: “It is well known that knowledge is the basis of action, and sound roots produce sound branches. A man does not do evil actions except for two reasons, either … Continue reading

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