Questioner: There are Imaams who ask the congregation to say AstagfiruLlaah (I seek forgiveness from Allaah) ten times and InnaLlaaha ghafuuru rroheem (Verily Allaah is forgiving and merciful) during the eleventh time. Is this in line with the Sunnah?
Dr Sharof: You all know the answer to this (question). There is no need responding to it. You know it is Continue reading “AN INNOVATED WAY OF SAYING THE ADHKAAR: DR SHAROF “
Questioner: A person who does not have the capability of marrying more than one wife marries two or more because of the hadeeth of the Prophet (sollaLloohu ‘alayhi wa sallam) which says, ‘…I will be proud of your great numbers before the nations…’ He lives in a single room with his two wives and their children. What can be said about this issue?
Dr Sharof: Everyone knows the answer to this question. This person
Continue reading “LIVING IN A SINGLE ROOM WITH TWO WIVES, PERMISSIBLE OR NOT?: DR SHAROF”
Questioner: Is it permissible for one to enter the Masjid (mosque) and go straight to the position of the Imaam to observe Tahiyyat al-Masjid (two raka’aat prayer observed to greet the Mosque)?
Dr Sharof: Is it permissible or not for one to enter the Masjid (mosque) and go straight to the position of the Imaam to observe Tahiyyat al-Masjid? It is not permissible; it is not appropriate. This is because Continue reading “IS IT PROPER TO OBSERVE MY TAHIYYAT AL-MASJID AT THE IMAAM’S POSITION: DR SHAROF GBADEBO (HAFIDHOHULLAAH)”
Questioner: There are girls who go to schools without covering their heads because they are not allowed to wear the Islaamic Hijaab. What should be done regarding this?
Dr Sharof: They should go to schools where the Islaamic Hijaab is allowed. It is not compulsory to go to such schools since the government does not allow them to wear the Hijaab. They should go to Continue reading “FEMALES ATTENDING SCHOOLS WITHOUT HIJAAB: DR SHAROF “
Questioner: Assalaamu ‘alaykum
Dr Sharof: Wa’alaykumu ssalaam
Questioner: There is a person who became wealthy as a result of defalcating money from the government work he is doing. If he dies, will the money be Halaal (permissible) for his children?
Dr Sharof: All (perfect) praise is for Allaah (alone). If a person gathers wealth in an impermissible way, the money is forbidden for him (to spend), but it is permissible for his children who will take possession of his property. He (the father) is the criminal, but Continue reading “BE WARY OF THE SOURCE OF YOUR WEALTH: DR SHAROF “
Questioner: A boy excommunicated his father due to his ignorance, and his father is now dead. What should he do now that he realizes his mistake?
Dr Sharof: What is certain is that he has done a frivolous act. This is because Continue reading “THE EVIL OF DECLARING THE MUSLIMS AS DISBELIEVERS WITHOUT GENUINE EVIDENCES, DR SHAROF “
Questioner: How can we rectify the people of innovation?
Dr Sharof: You should teach them. Condemnation won’t rectify their affairs. All the people that the Prophet met in his residence were disbelievers. He wasn’t condemning them. He was patiently teaching them. When they accepted Islaam, they became Continue reading “HOW TO RECTIFY THE PEOPLE OF INNOVATION: SHAYKH, DR SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI (HAFIDHOHULLAAH)”
Questioner: I went to a King to pay him a visit and he ordered me to prostrate to him…
Dr Sharof: Why did you go there? Continue reading “PROSTRATING TO GREET A KING, SHAYKH (DR) SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI “
For the Muslim, self-esteem is very crucial a springboard for great achievements. We kill it in our children of school age when we deny them the liberty to speak Continue reading “ALLAAH MADE NO MISTAKE “
Questioner: Can we fault the one who washes each part of his body involved in ablution once or twice during ablution?
Dr Sharof: We can’t fault him because the Prophet did it. But the one who washes each part Continue reading “IS IT PERMISSIBLE TO WASH EACH PART ONCE DURING WUDOO: SHAYKH (DR) SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI “