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The Ruling on Employee Stock Options The Ruling on Employee Stock Options

By Shaykh Yusuf Talal DeLorenzo
Question:
Can you suggest any other literature regarding the propriety of …

Entertainment and Sports in Light of the Prophetic Tradition Entertainment and Sports in Light of the Prophetic Tradition

By Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani
Translated by Zameelur Rahman
Zuhayr ibn Harb narrated to me: ‘Abd al-Rahman ibn Mahdi narrated to us: from Sufyan: from ‘Alqamah ibn Marthad: from Sulayman ibn Buraydah: from his father: …

Share Trading Share Trading

Answered by Mufti Shafiq Jakhura and Mufti M.D. Mangera
Question:
I want to work professionally in share brokerage house. In Bangladeshi share market, there are both halal & haram products. The latter include interest/ riba based banks, financial …

Practical Steps to Help Cure the Habit of Masturbation Practical Steps to Help Cure the Habit of Masturbation

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari
Question:
I just wanted some help. I am a 21 year old male and ashamed to say that I have a bad habit of masturbating. I just cannot stop this …

Feet to Feet, Toe to Toe? Feet to Feet, Toe to Toe?

By Mufti Abdur Rahman ibn Yusuf
Question:
Hanafis are often criticized for not touching toes in congregational prayer (by Salafis), who point to the hadith (I don’t know it off-hand). I understand that it’s not the hadith …

How to Make a Proper Will How to Make a Proper Will

By Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari
Question:
What are the rules for making such a will, if one would like to make one? For a woman who has a husband, one son, three brothers, and whose both …

Zabiha-Meat Madness Zabiha-Meat Madness

By Mufti Abdur-Rahman ibn Yusuf
In the name of Allah, the Inspirer of truth
There is no doubt that there is great confusion regarding the permissibility of meats in certain countries, especially …

Brief Rulings for the Friday Khutbah Brief Rulings for the Friday Khutbah

By Mufti Muhammad Shafi’ al-‘Uthmani
[The following article offers the rulings for the jumu’ah khutbah according to the rulings of a great Hanafi jurist. Being a brief piece, it does not tackle the detailed analysis of …

Brushing Up on the Sunnah of Brushing Brushing Up on the Sunnah of Brushing

By ‘Allamah Imam Khalil Ahmad al-Saharanfuri (Saharanpuri)
Translated by Kamil Uddin
[This piece is a translation of a commentary of Abu Dawud entitled Badhl al-Majhud fi Hall Sunan Abi Dawud. The commentary is that of …

Women Seeking Medical Treatment from Male Doctors Women Seeking Medical Treatment from Male Doctors

What are the guidelines in women seeking treatment from men doctors? Is it permissible to visit a male doctor when a female doctor is available, especially when one may have to expose the Awra?
Answer: