Question : Her wali repeatedly refused suitors; can she arrange her own marriage? Ans : Shaikh Muhammad Saleh al Munajjid Praise be to Allaah. Firstly: Marriage is not permissible and is not valid except with a wali, according to the majority of scholars, because of the words of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him): “There is ...Read More »
Working in a riba-based bank without directly dealing with riba and depositing money in such a bank?
Question:- I work in a bank in a particular country, in a department that does not deal with riba-based transactions, but the central bank does deal with interest and it is a government foundation. What is the ruling on working in this bank? I hope you can advise me Shaikh Muhammed bin Saleh al Munajjid (Hfijahullah) Praise be to ...Read More »
“786” – we see it everywhere. Above our doors, in shop windows, on wedding cards and pretty much everywhere in between. There is a widespread belief that “786” means Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Raheem. People write it seeking blessings and protection, believing that they are doing something good. In reality my dear brothers and sisters, 786 is nothing more than than a ...Read More »