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The Ruling on Beef Gelatin – Shaikh Abdul Muhsin al-‘Abbad

Question: I bought some sweets from the market, which are made in America. And I found Beef Gelatin in them. Is it allowed to eat these sweets”? Answer: “There is no preventive preventing this because the slaughter of the Jews and Christians is permissible for us”. [Sharh Sunan Abi Dawood no. 64 ]   Translated By Faisal Ibn Abdul Qaadir Ibn Hassan Abu Sulaymaan

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Th Ruling on Reciting the Remembrances During Work ? – Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Question: Does the reward decrease if a woman prays and completes the supplications which are recited after prayer and she is working in the house because of  her circumstances? She does not have a servant and her children are playing and prevent her from completing it in her prayer place. May Allah reward you with good. Answer: “There is no harm for…

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The Ruling on Ethyl Alcohol – Shaikh Al-Albani

Question: My Shaikh, there are two types of alcohol as the specialists say: Methyl Alcohol and Ethyl Alcohol. One of them is an intoxicant and the other is a poison. Is a little amount of poison that can kill considered unlawful? Answer: “if the affair is as you reported with an authentic chain, then they are not the same because…

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The Ruling on Acupuncture – Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Question: What is the ruling on acupuncture? Answer: “The origin of medical treatment is permissibility, except what has shirk in it or impurity or unlawful material. So those [materials] are not used as treatment. Yes”. [http://www.alfawzan.af.org.sa/node/1960 ]   Translated by Faisal Ibn Abdul Qaadir Ibn Hassan Abu Sulaymaan

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The Ruling on Protesting Against the Insults of the Prophet (ﷺ) – Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Question: May Allah be good to you, the insults against the Prophet (ﷺ) have repeated in recent time in different forms from films, newspapers, and others. The question is what is the legislated stance on these insults? And a follow-up question: what is the ruling on expressing anger with these insults to the Prophet (ﷺ) by protesting? Answer: “Oh my…

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The Ruling on Fictional Stories – Shaikh Ibn ul-Uthaymeen

Question: Some of the writers author meaningful stories that are written in a captivating way and have an influence on the souls of the readers. However, these stories are fictional. So what is the ruling on that? Answer: “There is no harm in that if it remedies religious problems or moral problems or societal problems. This is because there is no harm…

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