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Is singing allowed in Islam?

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SHAFAQNA- Salam Islam: To answer the questions about singing in Islam, we cannot say that singing is completely forbidden (Haram) in Islam. Like any other issue, we have to find out what kind of singing is allowed (Halal) and that if there…

Shaking Hands of Muslim Men and Women in Islam

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SHAFAQNA - Salam Islam : Imagine one of your ordinary days in which you go out in the morning to go to work or the university or anywhere else. You attend some gatherings. You see men and women around you interacting and greeting on different…

Why should you eat Halal even if you are not a Muslim?

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SHAFAQNA - The Seattle Globalist | By: Muaadh Nalir : Being a student for a summer exchange program at Seattle, I couldn’t complain about anything except for one thing, FOOD! I, being a Muslim, found it difficult in finding halal meat (raw…

Why is Halal Food so Important in Malaysia?

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SHAFAQNA - Asian Inspirations: A large majority of the population in Malaysia comprises of Malay Muslims and it is of utmost importance for them to consume meat that is lawful or permissible. Halal food is consumed by the Muslims as a fundamental…

The Verdict about Intoxicants in Islam

SHAFAQNA- Introduction They ask you about intoxicants and games of chance. Say: In both of them there is a great sin and means of profit for men, and their sin is greater than their profit. And they ask you as to what they should spend. Say:…

ISIS Attack against Askari Holy Shrine Fails to Cause Serious Damage

SHAFAQNA- ISIS Takfiri terrorist group carried out a rocket attack against al-Askari holy shrine in the city of Samarra, Iraq’s Salahuddin province. The attack on Saturday failed to cause any serious damage, Mahmoud Khalaf, governor…

Is it permissible for men to wear white or yellow gold?

SHAFAQNA- Question: Is it permissible for men to wear white or yellow gold? Ayatollah Sistani: It is not permissible .