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  • Anger at person who insults one's womenfolk Date: 10-9-2017

    Is it allowed to punch someone or shout at him or be angry at someone who, for example, insults one's wife or mother or someone who is disrespectful in an arrogant way? Or someone who attacks one's honor? Does the ruling change if the one who does this is a disbeliever? .. More

  • Hitting face of aggressor in self-defense Date: 1-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am fully aware that boxing and any sports and activities that involve deliberatelyhitting the face are haram, based on clear evidence from hadiths. But what about situations of self-defence against aggressors? Is hitting the face of the aggressor in such situations permissible? Note that all aggressors, especially non-Muslim ones,.. More

  • Warding off assault against one's life or wealth Date: 29-3-2016

    ʻUmaribn Al-Khattaab, may Allaah be pleased with him, said, "By Allaah, no diyyah (blood money) is due to him (this man) from her." If the woman was killed while trying to prevent someone from violating her, she is a martyr. The Prophet said, "Whoever is killed while defending his honor is a martyr." [At-Tirmithi: good] I want to know whether this.. More

  • Wants to kill the people who cheated him and took his money Date: 1-6-2011

    As-salaamu-alaikum, May Allah have blessing on You...I have been cheated by some people by asking me to invest money to start a business and they have backed out at last moment.And when we asked them to return back our money they have asked them to give us time.we have agreed to that hoping that we will get back our money.But they are living to.. More

  • Restoring rights without the oppressor's knowledge Date: 12-11-2007

    I work at an institution and the owner sometimes unjustly deducts from the workers' pay. I can prevent such injustice without the knowledge of the institution's owner but is this permissible?.. More