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If Someone Enters the Masjid on Jumu’ah While the Adhan is Begin Made, Should He Begin with the Tahiyyatul-Masjid or Repeat after the Adhan? – Shaikh Muhammad bin Hizaam

Question: A man entered the masjid on the Day of Jumu’ah and the mua’dhin is making the adhan. Does he follow (i.e. repeat) after the mua’dhin or does he pray two raka’ah of Tahiyyatul-Masjid? Answer: “What is closer [to the truth] is that if the muaadhin begins the adhan, then he should not deprive himself of the reward of repeating…

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The Ruling on Meat that is Slaughtered Using a Recording of the Name of Allah – Shaikh Abdul-Muhsin al-‘Abbad

Question: In one of the European countries there are tools for slaughter which have the name of Allah recorded in them. Every time an animal passes, this machine pronounces: Bismillah. The animals are hanging from their feet to their tops and from their heads to their bottom. So is it allowed for us to eat from this slaughter? What is…

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The Ruling on Wasting Time and Money on Sports – Shaikh Muhammad bin Hizaam

Question: What is your advice for the Muslims who follow sport teams and waste a lot of their time in following it. They waste money in purchasing newspapers, magazines, and tickets to watch matches…? Answer: “It is not allowed for a mature person to waste their time in what is not beneficial. لا تزولُ قدما عبدٍ يومَ القيامةِ حتَّى يُسألَ…

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The Ruling on Not Being Able to Snuff Water into One’s Nose During Wudu – Shaikh Ibn ul-‘Uthaymeen

Question: The Prophet (ﷺ) said: إذا توضأ أحدكم فليجعل في أنفه ماءً If anyone of you makes wudu, then let him put water in his nose [Saheeh Muslim no. 237] Some people have allergies in their noses or other than it and are not capable of snuffing water into the nose. So what does [such a person] do? Answer: “It…

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The Ruling on Benefiting From New Year’s Discounts – Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Hizaam

Question: The questioner says: The stores in our land give big discounts in celebration of the New Year. Is it allowed for him to obtain from this merchandise [i.e. purchase merchandise during this occasion]? Answer: “It is as if he means that he purchases during this time in which the prices decrease. If they benefit from participation in the likes…

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