Photographs and Images

Photographs and Images

Question

Is it permissible to take digital photographs of people without their permission? What is the ruling regarding keeping and circulating the images of pious people who have passed away? What about selfies in front of the Kaʿbah and in Masjid Nabawī in front of the grave of the Prophet ﷺ?

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Can a car dealer refer customers to finance company

Can a car dealer refer customers to finance company?

Question

I am a car trader. Sometimes I have customers who are unable to finance the purchase of the cars. Some of them source their own finance from a third party company and pay me directly for the vehicle. Sometimes the finance companies purchase a car from me for their clients.

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Pork and Previous Nations

Pork and Previous Nations

Question

Is it true that pork was permissible to consume during the time of Prophet ʿIsā (peace be upon him)?

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Is OneCoin permissible?

What is the ruling on OneCoin? Is it permissible?

This detailed research paper compiled by M. Suhail Patel attempts to determine whether it is permissible to participate in the OneCoin scheme by investigating:

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Query regarding menstruating woman unable to perform ‘umrah due to limited stay in saudi arabia

Query regarding menstruating woman unable to perform ʿUmrah due to limited stay in Saudi Arabia

Question

I have read on your website on the following link https://nawadir.org/2016/05/30/menstruating-woman-unable-to-perform-umrah-due-to-limited-stay-in-saudi-arabia/ in which you state that a menstruating woman cannot exit her Iḥrām until she performs her ʿUmrah. My question is when ʿĀʾishah (may Allah be pleased with her) was unable to perform ʿUmrah due to menstruation, the Prophet ﷺ instructed her to leave her ʿUmrah and exit Iḥrām. This suggests that it is possible to exit the state of Iḥrām without performing ʿUmrah.

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Intention for Witr Salah in Haramayn

Intention for Witr Ṣalāh in Ḥaramayn

Question

I have read your in-depth article regarding Witr Ṣalāh in Ḥaramayn and found it useful. I am travelling for ʿUmrah and have a quick question. What intention should I make for the first two Rakʿah of the Witr Ṣalāh considering that Witr Ṣalah is odd and considering that Witr Ṣalāh is Wājib according to us and Sunnah according to the Imam leading it? If you can provide an answer as soon as possible.

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