Does Licking My Lips Invalidate My Fast?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam’aleykum, If one licks the lips once, and then immediately licks them again, does this invalidate the fast? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. No, licking your lips and then doing so again deliberately […]

Is My Marriage Valid? (Shafi’i School)

Answered by Ustadh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam’aleykum, My wife and I have been married for many years and we currently have children together. Our marriage ceremony was carried out according to the Shafi’i madhab by a Alim (ra) now deceased. My wife’s father is Christian and her mother Muslim. Her elder half brother did act […]

How to Understand the Hadith About Hell and the Seasons?

Answered by Ustadh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam’aleykum, Could you kindly provide guidance on the meaning of the Hadith about Hell and the seasons? Answer: Assalam ‘aleykum, The Hadith Abu Huraira narrated: the Prophet said, “In very hot weather delay the Dhuhr prayer till it becomes cooler because the severity of heat is from the raging […]

Are Non-Human Hair Extensions Permissible? (Shafi’i School)

Answered by Ustadh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam’aleykum, Could you kindly provide guidance on the permissibility of utilising wool from animals we are permitted to eat or synthetic hair as extensions/beautification for ones spouse? Answer: Assalam ‘aleykum, Yes, in the Shafi’i school, a woman can use hair from animals we are permitted to eat, or synthetic […]

Can You Give Me a Supplication Wich Will Protect Me From Evil Eye?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam’aleykum, Can you give me a supplication wich will protect me from evil eye? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. The evil eye is true and a reality as the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless […]