Question Is playing poker without money/prizes haraam Answer The element that would make Poker prohibited in Islam is the element of gambling. Since that element does not exist in your question then playing it does not overstep the boundaries set by God. I hope this helps. God knows best.
Archives for August 2011
Question Dear Brother, Ramadan Kareem. In response to the one of the question regarding “people of the book” you wrote that “The People of the Book in reference, generally speaking, are Christians and Jews of all time.In some contexts it is specific to a certain matter but overall the term is, without a doubt, in […]
Question can i lie to my parent to protect them? my mother is extremely depressed and in a span of months has lost her father to alzheimers and now is losing her mother to cancer and her sister was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and her brother abandoned his parents and my father lost his job […]
Question Assalamualaikum! I had a question about teenagers being killed or dying before they had found their way to Allah, what happens to them? Will they find their way to heaven or are they condemned to hell? I ask this question because even though I was raised in a Muslim family, I did not really […]
Question I am a Christian woman due to marry a Muslim man in the UK. We and our families have agreed to carry out a civil ceremony in the presence of over 100 guests. Without having previously agreed, my fiance’s father is requesting we carry out an islamic marriage and signing of the contract. I […]
For some, the month of Ramadan is a month of refraining from eating and drinking between dawn and sunset. For some, it is the month of reading more Qur’an and more prayers and supplications plus the above. For a few, it is the month of gaining a sustaining and higher level Taqwa plus the above […]