Category Archives: Social

‘I love a Girl’

Q: AsSalaam Alaykum…Bismillah…I love a  Girl(she is good muslima)… I prayed Isthikara ,she came in my dream and i repeated the Isthikara 5 Continue reading

helping out parents

Q: Assalam u Aleykum Imam: I have a question in regards to serving Parents? My parents live with me and I have 3 kids all very young; the only way I support my parents is providing them lodging and taking care of their well being, I do not Continue reading

do not reduce the merit of your fast

Q: Salaam ul aykum Imam,

One of the community elders is having an Eid party of theirs tomorrow night at a church. I’m not sure if it is the hall within the church or if it is the entire church Continue reading

do not try to make my drinking haram! puh-lease

Q:  السلام عليكم 
Is it makroh to drink water from a bottle with a straw ?
Jazakum Allah kair
Time: Friday August 12, 2011 at 8:09 pm

Q: Is it haram to drink tea. I was told it is haram because islam does not like putting hot things in the mouth. Is this true? (text) Continue reading

2 quarters or a dollar never hurts now and then

Q: Salam Alaikum Imam,

Sometimes there is a homeless person standing in the parking entrance/exit of grocery stores. On one such instance, I wanted to give some small money to a homeless person while we were exiting the parking lot in our car. However, my sister didn’t think it was a good idea. She was afraid that we would be held liable Continue reading

Can we not just all get along

Q: My family are never together and when they are its when something bad had happened and they revenge on one another and not go to eachothers things and always wanting an invintation to events? what should I do so that they can all get along and understand they only live once and holding grudges and hurting one another is bad and that at the end of the day we are Family and theres nothing better then that and I miss how we use to be. please help us all understand eachother.
Time: Sunday April 24, 2011 at 5:34 pm Continue reading

‘cheating husband’

Q: Is it permissible in islam to take back my cheating husband. Is my nikah still valid? He cheated on me with my sister. My parents left us home and went to (xxxx) vacation. My husband came home early when i was at work  (xxxx details irrelevant and would not change content of response.) (text) Continue reading