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October, 2012

  • 8 October

    Marrying one’s ex-wife’s daughter (from a previous marriage)

    Q: Is it permissible for one to marry his ex-wife’s daughter (from a previous marriage)? A: It is impermissible. حرمت عليكم أمهاتكم وبناتكم وأخواتكم … وأمهات نسآئكم وربائبكم اللاتى فى حجوركم من نسآئكم اللاتى دخلتم بهن فإن لم تكونوا دخلتم بهن فلا جناح عليكم” (سورة النساء الآية 23) و حرم …

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  • 8 October

    The position of Nikaah in Islam

    Q: What status does Nikaah hold in Islam? A: Nikaah is an emphasised Sunnah of Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam). Hence, if a person possesses the means to get married and is able to fulfil the obligations of Nikaah, he should get married. النكاح من سنتي (رواه ابن ماجه في سننه …

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  • 6 October

    Hadhrat Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu)

    Name: Abdullah ibn Uthmaan (Abu Quhaafa) [1] Famously known as: Abu Bakr Titles: Al–Ateeq ; As-Siddeeq Mother’s name: Salmah (Ummul Khair) bint Sakhr How did he receive the title Al-Ateeq: Hadhrat Aaisha (Radhiallahu Anha) relates that on one occasion Hadhrat Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu) came to Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam). …

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  • 6 October

    The Lives of the Sahaabah (Radhiallahu Anhum)

    Man has been created with a purpose and goal. However, he has the tendency of being affected by the environment and those around him, thus losing sight of his purpose and goal. It is for this reason that Allah Ta’aala sent the Ambiyaa (Alaihimus Salaam) to this world, with the …

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  • 4 October

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Wudhu-Part 1

    1. One should sit on a raised place facing the qiblah.[1] عن عبد خير عن علي رضي الله عنه أنه أتي بكرسي فقعد عليه ثم دعا بتور فيه ماء فكفأ على يديه ثلاثا. (نسائي 1/27) Hadhrat Abd Khair reports that a chair was brought to Hadhrat Ali (Radhiyallahu Anhu).  He thereafter …

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