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Why one cannot be gay and Muslim

What is really being asked is this: can homosexuality become legally and morally acceptable to Muslims given Islamic teachings regarding it? The answer to that question is…

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The Dua for Protection from Misfortunes

An extremely important supplication that a student asked about and that should be recited at the end/after each obligatory prayer…

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Why link Sydney women’s choosing Islam to extremism?

Australia’s Herald Sun reported that in Sydney more than 1000 people per year are converting to Islam with women doing so at a rate of almost two per week. That would certainly be great news for Muslims except that…

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A loaded question: did the Sahaba celebrate Mawlid?

It has become quite common, especially in Rabi’ al-Awwal, to hear the question : did the Sahaba celebrate Mawlid? It has even become a source of doubt for some due to the sheer frequency with which it is asked and…

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Saying “Sayyiduna”

The great jurist and judge al-Allama Qasim al-’Uqbani al-Tilimsani (d. 854 H – Allah shower him in mercy) was asked about saying “sayiduna”, our master, and the like when mentioning the Prophet (Allah bless him and grant him peace)…

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Keeping Fitness Resolutions

Fitness goals for the New Year are all well and good, but they have to be achievable: While you might be committed to your workout resolution right now, will you still be motivated when March or April rolls around?