Religious Advice

Tight or Revealing Clothing on Men and Women It is better for a man to wear loose slacks and something (whether a longer shirt, a coat or a jacket) that covers his rear. Somewhat tight jeans would be at least somewhat disliked and blameworthy. Form-fitting jeans that fully define theContinue Reading…

Etiquette Related to the Qibla The sunnah of the Prophet (peace be upon him) is to respect and revere the prayer direction (qibla). This is indicated in several ahadith, such as the following: “When one of you stands in his prayer, he is in close conversation with his Lord orContinue Reading…

In the Chapter of Repentance, God Most High reminds the believers that He is most deserving of their fear, “Do you hold them [the disbelievers] in awe? Nay, it is God alone of whom you ought to stand in awe, if you are [truly] believers!” (Al-Qur’an, 9:13) The lesson fromContinue Reading…