LEAVE IT TILL IT REALLY HAPPENS! 

Questioner: Sofwaan was with the Prophet’s wife, ‘Aa’ishah, on a journey (as reported authentically). If there is a necessity that warrants such journey, can we travel with a non-Mahram woman?

Dr Sharof: You have to mention the necessity. The question is, ‘Sofwaan Ibn Mu’attal was on a journey with ‘Aa’ishah, so can we embark on a journey with a strange woman if there is a necessity? Leave Continue reading “LEAVE IT TILL IT REALLY HAPPENS! “

​HOW SHOULD WE APPROACH THE FREE-MIXING BETWEEN THE OPPOSITE SEXES IN OUR CITADELS OF LEARNING?

Questioner: Can we attend schools where free mixing between the opposite sexes is obvious?

Dr Sharof: If males and females are learning in such a way that they mix freely, in which case it can lead to Shaytoon luring them (to engage in illicit affairs), you should Continue reading “​HOW SHOULD WE APPROACH THE FREE-MIXING BETWEEN THE OPPOSITE SEXES IN OUR CITADELS OF LEARNING?”

​THE MOTHER OF THE BELIEVERS NEVER TOOK THE GRAVE OF THE PROPHET, ABOO BAKR, AND ‘UMAR, AS A PLACE OF WORSHIP

Questioner: You earlier mentioned that there are three graves in the room of ‘Aa’ishah (rodiyaLloohu ‘anha), did she used to pray in the room even when there are narrations prohibiting us from praying in the grave yard?

Dr Sharof: All perfect praise is for Allaah. The questioner asked if ‘Aa’ishah (rodiyaLloohu ‘anha) used to pray in her room despite the fact that (some) people were buried there, even when the Prophet made it known to us that we should not pray in the grave yards, a place where the deceased are buried.

Firstly, the fact that Continue reading “​THE MOTHER OF THE BELIEVERS NEVER TOOK THE GRAVE OF THE PROPHET, ABOO BAKR, AND ‘UMAR, AS A PLACE OF WORSHIP”