Answers: Islam

Are Islamic punishments still applicable in modern times?

Someone mentioned a recent enforcement of the punishment by stoning in a country and asked Huzooraa whether such a punishment could be meted out...

What is the Islamic view on “triple talaq” (instant divorce)?

Huzoor-e-Anwaraa was asked about the “triple talaq” (i.e. the declaration of talaq repeated three times in one sitting), about the validity of a talaq issued while being angry and about...

How should Muslims react to Quran burning?

The virtual mulaqat of the national amila of Sweden with Huzoor-e-Anwaraa was held on 29 August 2020. While condemning the burning of a copy of...

Is one permitted to tell a lie under certain circumstances?

Huzooraa was requested for guidance regarding the ahadith, which seem to allow lying during wars or in order to reconcile quarrelling spouses or other people.  In...

Is a Muslim allowed to donate blood and organs after death?

During a virtual mulaqat of Canadian Atfal with Huzooraa on 15 August 2020, a tifl asked Huzooraa whether, according to the teachings of Islam, one was...

What is the ruling regarding the personal use of profits earned through depositing money in banks in Pakistan?

Huzooraa was asked regarding the personal use of profits earned through depositing money in banks in Pakistan. In a letter, dated 26 November 2018, Huzooraa gave...

What is the philosophy behind Islamic punishments?

Huzooraa was sent a quote from the Promised Messiahas wherein he states, “There is a clear injunction in the Holy Quran to amputate the hand of...

How old was Hazrat Aisha (ra) at the time of her marriage?

In an official mulaqat on 13 December 2020, Huzooraa reflected upon various narrations and looked at the sayings of the Promised Messiahas regarding the age of...

Does it amount to shirk to say ‘as-salaamu ‘alaika ayyuha n-nabiyyu’ (Peace be on you, O Prophet!) during salat?

Someone wrote to Huzooraa asking whether reciting tashahud during Salat and saying: اَلسَّلَامُ عَلَیْکَ أَیُّھَا النَّبِیُّ “Peace be on you, O Prophet!”, was committing shirk because the words are...

What is the ruling regarding female prisoners of war?

Someone wrote to Huzooraa that he had been taken aback by the fact that Islam allowed intimate relationships with and the sale of female prisoners...

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