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The Ruling on Assisting in Building a Masjid in Which There will be Evil in it – Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan

Question: May Allah be good to you, O companion of Virtue. This question is via the internet. He says:  We are Muslims from America. Is it allowed to assist in building a masjid knowing that the administrators are not upright? And there will be free mixing in this masjid due to what we know of them [i.e. the administrators]. Answer:…

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The Extent of Obeying the Parents – Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan

Question: To what extent is obedience to the parents and is it obligatory in every situation? Answer: “Obedience to the parents is in other than the disobedience of Allah. If they order with disobedience [to Allah], then there is no obedience to the creation in the disobedience of Allah: وَإِنْ جَاهَدَاكَ لِتُشْرِكَ بِي مَا لَيْسَ لَكَ بِهِ عِلْمٌ فَلا تُطِعْهُمَا…

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Is it Permissible to Pray the Sunnah ar-Raatibah that Come Before the Prayer Before the Adhan? – Shaikh Ibn ul-‘Uthaymeen

Question: Is it permissible to pray the Sunnah ar-Raatibah that come before the prayer before the adhan? Answer: “It is not permissible. The Sunnah ar-Raatibah that are before the prayer must be after the time enters. If a person prayed the Sunnah ar-Raatibah before the time entered even for a second/moment, it does not count as the Raatibah. Rather it…

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The Rights of the Spouses – Shaikh Bin Baz

Question: If a wife disobeys her husband, then what is upon her of sin? We wish you would clarify for us the rights of the wife upon her husband and the rights of the husband upon his wife? Answer: “It is obligatory upon the wife to obey her husband in good and not to disobey him if he requests her…

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If the Musallahs in the Land of Disbelief Cannot be Owned by the Muslims, What type of Masaajid are They? – Shaikh al-Albani

Questioner: In many cases, the Muslims do not have the right to own [the Masaajid in the lands of the disbelief]. They remain, in origin, property of the state and the Muslims rent it and use it. Shaikh: These are called Musallahs Questioner: These are Musallahs? Shaikh: Yes”. [Silsilatul-Huda wan-Nur no. 176] Translated by Faisal bin Abdul Qaadir bin Hassan…

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The Ruling on Excessively Prolonging the Supplication in the Sitting of Tashahhud Before the Taslim – Shaikh Bin Baz

Question: May Allah be good to you O, Shaikh. The one who prolongs the sitting for Tashahhud for the purpose of supplication at the end of prayers and he prolongs it a lot. [What is the ruling on that]? Answer: “It is not necessary for him. It is necessary for him to be moderate in the amount of legislated supplication. He…

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How Does One Give Zakat if They Have Some Money Which Was Held for a Year and Some Money Which Was Held for Less Than a Year? – Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan

Question: How is Zakat ul-Mal given for wealth which I collected and a year has passed on it. But I do not know which part of the wealth a year was completed on and which part a year was not completed? And is Zakat, no matter what type it is, given in my land or to the Kingdom [of Saudi…

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