I have been discussing the subject of using “waseela” while supplicating to Allah (swt) with some Muslims, and have come to know that there are quite different opinions about fact whether the use of “waseela” in duaa is halaal or haraam. Could you please provide me with some information about this subject, some ayaat from • Read More »
Will Allaah honour the living slave by virtue of the righteous dead if we ask of Allaah “by virtue of the righteousness of Shaykh So and so and his position before You and his worship of You, to relieve me of my distress, O Allaah” – when we know that all benefits come from Allaah?. • Read More »
Du’aa’ during wudoo’ by the status of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) arurtr I have a habit which I do not know if it is good or bad: I ask Allah while washing my feet during wudu’ by the Prophet’s virtue to keep my feet firm on the Siraat. Also • Read More »
What is the difference between du’aa’ for asking and du’aa’ for worship?. Praise be to Allaah.We use the word du’aa’ (invocation) to refer to two things: 1- Du’aa’ for asking, which means seeking that which will benefit, or asking to ward off that which will cause harm, by asking Allaah for that which will • Read More »
With regard to praying istikhaarah: it crosses one’s mind sometimes: What is the benefit of asking, supplicating and striving, when the decree of Allaah is what will come to pass?. Praise be to Allaah.Allaah has made du’aa’ a means of attaining what one wants. The Lord enjoins it, as He says: “And your Lord • Read More »
Is it permissible for him to ask Allaah for the girl who died and to whom he wanted to propose marriage to let her be his bride in Paradise?June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Divine Will and Decree, Supplication, Virtues of deeds.
The daughter of my maternal uncle died in an accident, and I was intending to propose marriage to her. Is it permissible to pray to Allaah to make her my bride in Paradise, or is this overstepping the mark in du’aa’? May Allaah reward you with good. Praise be to Allaah.First of all, we • Read More »
Is it permissible to pray to drink from the Prophet’s hand at al-Hawd (the Cistern), a refreshing drink after which one will never thirst again?. Praise be to Allaah.Firstly: The Cistern of the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) is called al-Kawthar, and its location is before the Siraat, according to • Read More »
What should she do as she prayed against herself asking that she not be successful and her du‘aa’ was accompanied by an oath?June 10, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief, Supplication.
I am a girl who offers the five prayers regularly and fears Allah, but I fell into the pit of the secret habit. I regret what I have done and I have repented more than once, but of two occasions I swore that if I did it again that my dream of getting good grades • Read More »