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The Ruling on Announcing Funeral Prayers Using Text Messages and the Likes – Shaikh Abdul-Aziz Ala Shaikh

Question: The questioner says :It has come in the fatwa of the Permanent Committee (no. 6516) the permissibility of calling relatives, friends, and neighbors to come pray upon a person if he dies. So they can supplicate for him, follow his funeral, and assist in burying him because the Prophet (ﷺ) informed the Companions of the death of an-Najaashi (may Allah…

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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 Recommendation to Pray Two Rak’at After an Argument

Abu Hurairah (may Allah be pleased with him) narrated that the Prophet (ﷺ) said: تكفير كل لحاء ركعتان The expiation for every argument/dispute is two rak’aat [Authenticated by Shaikh al-Albani in the Saheeha (no. 1789) and Saheeh Jami (no. 2986)] Imam as-San’aani (may Allah have mercy upon him) said in explanation of the narration:”That is: a dispute and insult. So…

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