• Fatawa: Lying Is Not a Trait of the Muslim.
• Question: Respected scholars of Islam, Asslamu Alaykum. I would like to know the Shari`ah-based ruling on telling lies. Jazakum Allah Khayran.
• Answer: Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh.
In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger.
Dear brother in Islam, it gives us pleasure to receive your question and to see the Muslim youth are interested in knowing the teachings of Islam, which Allah has chosen for His servants as a way of life. According to the Qur’an, a true Muslim should refer to scholars to get himself well-acquainted with the sound image of Islam.
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Once upon a time a daughter complained to her father that her life was miserable and that she didn’t know how she was going to make it.
She was tired of fighting and struggling all the time. It seemed just as one problem was solved, another one soon followed.
Her father, a chef, took her to the kitchen. He filled three pots with water and placed each on a high fire.
Once the three pots began to boil, he placed potatoes in one pot, eggs in the second pot and ground coffee beans in the third pot.
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There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge things too quickly. So he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at a pear tree that was a great distance away.
The first son went in the winter, the second in the spring, the third in summer, and the youngest son in the fall. When they had all gone and come back, he called them together to describe what they had seen.
The first son said that the tree was ugly, bent, and twisted.
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தகவல் தொழில் நுட்பத்தில் ஏற்பட்ட புரட்சியின் காரணமாக உலகமே சுருங்கி உள்ளங்கையில் அமர்ந்துள்ளது. இணையத்தின் பயன்பாட்டினால் எந்தளவிற்கு நன்மை உண்டோ அதே அளவிற்கு தீமையும் உண்டு. இன்றைக்கு பள்ளி மாணவர்கள் கூட மடிக்கணினி பயன்படுத்த தொடங்கிவிட்டனர். எனவே பாடத்திற்கு தேவையான விசயங்களை அவர்கள் இணையத்தின் மூலம் எளிதில் பெற்றுக்கொள்ள முடியும்.இருப்பினும் இணைய பயன்பாட்டின் மூலம் எளிதில் ஏமாற்றத்திற்குள்ளாவோரும் உள்ளனர். சைபர் குற்றங்கள் எனப்படும் இணையதள குற்றங்கள் அதிகமாகி வருகின்றன.
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The following incident took place when Muhammad Ali’s daughters arrived at his home wearing clothes that were not modest. Here is the story as told by one of his daughters:
When we finally arrived, the chauffeur escorted my younger sister, Laila, and me up to my father’s suite. As usual, he was hiding behind the door waiting to scare us. We exchanged many hugs and kisses as we could possibly give in one day.
My father took a good look at us. Then he sat me down on his lap and said something that I will never forget. He looked me straight in the eyes and said, Continue reading Golden Advice
At the time of rain:
اللَّهُمَّ صَيِّبَاً نَافِعَا
Allaahumma Sayyibann Naafi’aa
“O Allaah, (bring) beneficial rain clouds.”
(Bukhari – Fathul-Bari 2/518)
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