What is the ruling on eating gelatin?

In the name of God, The Beneficent, The Merciful to whom all praise is due. May God’s peace blessings and mercy be upon His final prophet Muhammad… Of course there are many people who will take the fact that gelatin is derived from mostly porcine sources and others will point to how the rest is…

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What do we do if Eid falls on a Friday?

Question: What do we do if Eid falls on a Friday? Answer: Zaid bin Arqam was asked if two Eid’s ever fell on the same day. He meant if Eid fell on a Friday during the life of the prophet (PBUH). He responded, “Yes” Then he asked, “So what did he do?” Zaid said, “After…

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Can we pray Jumuah before Thuhr time?

Q: I have heard of mosques having two separate sermons in one mosque at different times. I understand the need for that with parking and overcrowding. The confusion is that the first one will be before the sun passes the zenith (before Thuhr). A: In God’s name to whom all praise is due… It is…

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