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  • He Is Forced to Serve Sheeshah in a Family Business Date: 26-11-2020

    I was offered a job in a family business, it’s a bakery. However, now they are forcing me to serve shisha, or I’ll lose my job. I continuously begged them to not do it, is it permissible if I am forced ? Getting another job is almost impossible for me at the moment. Please help. .. More

  • Cannabidiol Is Forbidden Date: 23-11-2020

    Can the cbd stuff that looks like weed but contains less than 0.3 percent thc be smoked as an alternative to marijuana or is it also haram .. More

  • Selling Cigarettes Lest He Loses Customers Date: 28-3-2019

    I am running a hypermarket with my partners and almost 10% of the total sale is cigarettes. I am afraid that If I stop selling cigarettes, I will lose significant number of customers which in turn may lead to losses and shutting down of business.Please note that my core business is not sale of tobacco products and being a hypermarket I am supposed to.. More

  • Quitting smoking with nicotine gum and pills Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My friend wants to quit smoking, so he started taking nicotine gum and nicotine pills to lower the needs of smoking. Is that allowed as he is trying to quit? .. More

  • Why smoking is prohibited Date: 8-10-2017

    Why do you say that smoking is haram while 1-2 cigarettes per week or per day during a short period do not harm or only harm in a very small extent that no one notices? For example, if a person only smokes 1-2 cigarettes on Fridays, or he smokes a small amount of cigarettes per day just for one week, or he sometimes hookah smokes, which, according to.. More

  • Returning cigarettes to smoker who dropped them Date: 10-9-2017

    I found a pack of cigarettes near my seat inside the car. My uncle dropped it by accident. I picked it up and showed it to my aunt. I did not know she would give it back to him because she and I follow the ruling that it is haram to smoke. Am I sinful for showing the pack of cigarettes to my aunt, who gave it back to my uncle? I could not stop her,.. More

  • Telling shopkeeper that selling cigarettes is prohibited Date: 7-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wabarakaatuhu. If I tell a shopkeeper that smoking is haram, do I also need to tell him that selling cigarettes is also haram? I assume the shopkeeper does not smoke himself. .. More

  • Whether supplication of smoker is accepted Date: 9-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it true that there is a hadith that says that the supplication of one who smokes is not accepted? If so, then please give it so that my friend can forward it to her husband. .. More

  • Death caused by smoking is not suicide Date: 25-8-2015

    Assalamualaikum,Death caused to a person by smoking or chewing tobacco is it suicide in Islam ? As it is very clear that cigarette smoking is haram.But when I encounter certain smokers they deny that death due to smoking is not suicide as its not intentional to kill oneself and if that is the case they say then fat and obese people who die because of.. More

  • Smoking the pipe is forbidden just as cigarettes Date: 27-1-2015

    Dear Shaikh, Firstly I wish to extend my thanks to all that are involved in the operation of this website for the wonderful service they are providing. Secondly, I wished to enquire about the following: I am a pipe smoker, and smoke tobacco in my pipe. The tobacco itself can be natural (100% natural leaf), aromatic (as in flavoured with vanilla or cherry.. More

  • It is impermissible to promote smoking Date: 2-5-2014

    Assalamualaikum, I have this company which I founded with four other Muslim brothers. It’s an online website which lists restaurants in the city of Dhaka Bangladesh as a result you can easily find restaurants in the area you reside. We take menus from the restaurant and take pictures of the interior and upload it on our website so that people can.. More

  • The irritation of having a smoker in the family Date: 10-4-2014

    Salam, My uncle is a smoker,but he quitted for one year and came back to it.He has been told by my family and I to stop again,yet he doesn’t listen.He at times smokes inside the garage which I don’t like,because the smell of the cigarette comes inside the house.I told my family to tell him to smoke outside far away from the house,however they seem.. More

  • Not getting tested for a probable smoking-related disease Date: 4-2-2014

    AssalamuAlaikum question is that i see many people smoke eating tobacco and some people have a doubt about a certain disease yet they dont get tested for it if such people die due to cancer or any ither deadly disease is it like suicide as they are risking upon their life is there a sin involved? .. More

  • Smoking is prohibited but not like drinking alcohol in sin Date: 15-12-2013

    Assalamualaikum If we consider smoking as khamr then does the hadeeth of prayer not accepted for 40 days applies to a smoker too. There is also the hadeeth of a person who drinks wine and then repents 3 times after which,if he drinks again, Allah won't accept his repentance.So this hadeeth also applies to a person who consumes khamr(smokes cigarette)i.e.. More

  • It is unlawful to cultivate a narcotic plant Date: 11-5-2011

    What is the ruling on cultivating a narcotic plant from which drugs are extracted? .. More