Can Muslims drink red wine?

Can Muslims listen to music

In many parts of the Muslim world devotional/religious music and secular music is well developed and popular. However, music is allowed also as singing is allowed, or some instruments such as drums are allowed, or allowed if it does not lead listeners into temptation.

Who wrote the Quran and when

Muslims believe that the Quran was orally revealed by God to the final prophet, Muhammad, through the archangel Gabriel incrementally over a period of some 23 years, beginning on Laylat Al Qadr, when Muhammad was 40; and concluding in 632, the year of his death.

Can Muslims own dogs

While many Muslims believe scripture approves canine companions, many also believe scripture discourages Muslims from keeping dogs in their homes.

Can Muslims marry non Muslims

There is a general consensus among Sunni and Shia fiqh experts that Surah Al-Baqarah 221 and Surat Al‑Mumtahanah 10 ban Muslim women from marrying non-Muslim men. This consensus is still standing strong. On the other hand, the Quran allows Muslim men to marry non-Muslim women (“People of the Book”).

Is the Quran older than the Bible

Knowing that versions written in the Hebrew Bible and the Christian New Testament does predate the Quran, scholars recognize the borrowing from Persian, Jewish and Christian texts. Muslims believe the Quran to be direct knowledge from an omnipotent God.

Who read Quran first

According to the famous Sunni collector of traditions of Muhammad, Muhammad al-Bukhari (who lived about 250 years after Muhammad), Muhammad's wife Khadija bint Khuwaylid described that the first Quranic revelation occurred when the angel Gabriel visited Muhammad and asked him to recite.

Can Muslims own cats

Hygiene and neutering. In Islamic tradition, cats are admired for their cleanliness. They are thought to be ritually clean, and are thus allowed to enter homes and even mosques, including Masjid al-Haram.

Can Muslims marry their cousins

Muslims have practiced marriages between first cousins in all countries since the time of the Prophet. Such marriages are allowed in many other religions and cultures as well. In United States, most of the states allow marriages between the first cousins. There is nothing wrong in this marriage.

What language did Jesus speak


Aramaic is best known as the language Jesus spoke. It is a Semitic language originating in the middle Euphrates. In 800-600 BC it spread from there to Syria and Mesopotamia. The oldest preserved inscriptions are from this period and written in Old Aramaic.

Which religion is the oldest

As a religion, it is the world's third-largest, with over 1.2–1.35 billion followers, or 15–16% of the global population, known as Hindus. Hinduism has been called the world's oldest religion still practised, though some debate remains.

What is the first word in the Quran

It reads: “(1) In the name of God (Allah), the Compassionate and Merciful.

Is dog meat halal in Islam

Religious dietary laws

In most Islamic dietary laws, the consumption of the flesh of a dog, or any carnivorous animal, or any animal bearing fangs, claws, fingers or reptilian scales, is prohibited.

What is the cleanest animal in Islam

In Islam, cats are viewed as holy animals. Above all, they are admired for their cleanliness. They are thought to be ritually clean which is why they're allowed to enter homes and even mosques. According to authentic narrations, one may make ablution for prayer with the same water that a cat has drunk from.

Can an Arab marry a non Arab

Islamic tradition

In general, the Quran tells Muslim men not to marry Non-Muslim women, and it tells Muslim women not to marry Non-Muslim men, but it makes an allowance for Muslim men to marry women of the People of the Book (usually Jews, Christians, and Sabians).

Can I marry my niece in Islam

Seven relations are prohibited because of consanguinity, i.e. kinship or relationship by blood, viz. mothers, daughters, sisters, paternal aunts, maternal aunts, and nieces (whether sister's or brother's daughters). In this case, no distinction is made between full and half relations, both being equally prohibited.

Did Adam and Eve speak a language

Traditional Jewish exegesis such as Midrash says that Adam spoke the Hebrew language because the names he gives Eve – Isha and Chava – only make sense in Hebrew. By contrast, Kabbalism assumed an "eternal Torah" which was not identical to the Torah written in Hebrew.

What is Jesus real name

Jesus' name in Hebrew was “Yeshua” which translates to English as Joshua. So how did we get the name “Jesus”

What is the oldest religion in the world how old is it

Adherents hold that Hinduism—one of the principal faiths in the modern world, with about one billion followers—is the world's oldest religion, with complete scriptural texts dating back 3,000 years.

Which is older Islam or Christianity

Christianity developed out of Second Temple Judaism in the 1st century CE. It is founded on the life, teachings, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, and those who follow it are called Christians. Islam developed in the 7th century CE.

What language is the word Bismillah

interjectionArabic. in the name of Allah.

What is the second word of Quran

“After Allah, the second highest word that appears in the Quran is 'ilm' (knowledge).

Is Cat Meat halal in Islam

Eating dogs or cats is halal, but after the Islamic method of slaughtering.” “There is no prohibition except by text, and no text has been provided for that.” Atrash reasoned that “the export of dogs and cats is halal, as long as the laws of the country agree to that.”

Are cats halal in Islam

They are considered to be ritually clean, and are thus allowed to enter homes and even mosques, including Masjid al-Haram.

Is it Haram to play with a dog

Summary of answer. If you touch a dog when it is not wet, then your hand does not become impure. If you touch a dog when it is wet, this means that the hand becomes impure and must be washed seven times, one of which should be with earth.

Can Shia and Sunni marry each other

The society has shunned the idea of a Shia marrying a Sunni (and vice versa) not because of the religious difference, but because of “what will we tell the society” The matter has become less of a religious debate, but more of a societal symbol, which then leads to two individuals being punished for choosing each …