Tag Archives: Prohibitions

October, 2020

  • 7 October

    Unauthentic narration on protecting the gaze

    Question Can the following narration be quoted: وَمَنْ أَصَابَ مِنَ امْرَأَةٍ نَظْرَةً حَرَامًا مَلَأَ اللَّهُ عَيْنَيْهِ نَارًا ثُمَّ أَمَرَ بِهِ إِلَى النَّارِ

August, 2019

June, 2019

April, 2019

  • 30 April

    Shaving the head in response to calamity

    Question Is there any narration which mentions that one should shave one’s head after one’s parents or close relative has passed away? If no, is there any reason why people act according to this?

January, 2018

  • 29 January

    A narration prohibiting the sale of an animal to copulate

    Question Can you please verify this narration: It is narrated from Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited from the earnings of the copulation of animals. (That is, the earnings achieved when one hires his male animal to copulate with a female animal) (Recorded by Imam Bukhari). In ‘Umdatul Qari (commentary of Sahih Al …

March, 2016

  • 18 March

    Sleeping on the stomach

    Question Is it true that when one sleeps on one’s stomach then shaytan has coitus with him from behind?

November, 2015

September, 2015

  • 17 September

    The forbidden times for nafl salah

    Question The Ulama say performing nawafl salah after Fajr until sunrise, at zawal time and from ‘Asr to Maghrib is not permissible. Can you cite the authentic narrations to suggest this?

February, 2014

  • 27 February

    Prohibition of slapping the face

    Question 1) Is hitting/ disciplining on the face, for example slapping etc allowed in Islam? 2) Is there any reference to this statement? ‘The place where the ustad (teacher) hits the student, will not be touched by the fire of Jahannam’