Fatwa Of The Week

58 fatwas

  • Difference of Opinion about Breathing of Soul Into Fetus Date: 11-12-2019

    Hello, I'm german and my english is not very well. I'm interested in Islam since some time. As far as I know all 4 sunni madhahib are saying, the soul gets into the embryo at day 120. Now I got posted a link with an analysis that says: all wrong, the soul gets into embryo at day 40. Here's the link I got (it's in english, too): https://questionsonislam.c.. More

  • Using Mixed Public Transportation To Go To School Date: 11-12-2019

    I use bus to go to the school I teach in. It is around 20 km away from my home. While inside the bus, I try to sit sufficiently far from women and avert my gaze from them. There is another expensive form of transport which I can use to avoid women, but using it will consume around half of my salary. I can survive using the remaining salary though. Will.. More

  • Clarification about (Quran 4:140) Date: 11-12-2019

    My question is about Surah An-Nisa 140 and its meaning. Does being or sitting beside or around people who commit kufr or shirk in any possible way, with or without especially/verbally expressing/ mocking islam or any verses from the Quran. Like online on chat rooms or at places or groups in real life, make a muslim a disbeliever if he or she doesn’t.. More

  • Recovering A Lost Land With Partner Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamualaikum May i know about unknown unclear about a work . My friend got inherited a land contract document after the death of his parents but useless zero condition land contract neglected for 80 years . Not even know land location where is it . His parents not told anything about that land . Land area is nearly two acre . Tried two times but.. More

  • Wearing Brand-Name Underwear Date: 11-12-2019

    Salaam ‘Alaykum. Is it permissible to wear boxers/underwear that have the name of a disbeliever on it, such as Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, etc.? Jazaakum-Allaah Khayran. .. More

  • Persisting on Minor Sins Makes Them Major Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamualikum, According to fatwa no 116246 there is a difference of opinion on whether a minor sin becomes a major or minor sin when done persistently. If a person does wudhu(abulution) would this minor sin which he does persistently be forgiven. Also will the fasting on the day of Arafah lead to forgivness from Allah(swt) of such minor sins which.. More

  • Fears His Repentance Is Not Valid Date: 11-12-2019

    Sheikh I repent from sins but I struggle to feel regret but I know what I have done is sinful and am not proud of it but I struggle to feel emotion and I worry my repentance to be invalid pliz kindly clarify .. More

  • Ruling on Greeting by Gesture Date: 11-12-2019

    I heard someone on a video say that Ibn al Qayyim said that greeting with gestures is forbidden because this is imitating the disbelievers. 1.) Is this true? 2.) if yes, then is it forbidden to greet with gestures such as hand waves and head nods? .. More

  • Reluctant in Accepting Daughter’s Marriage Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalam o alaikum i am 26 years old and a man of age 38 wants to marry me as the man said if i will not marry him he will do sin . i told to my mom and father father not answered but mother said he live far away from us what i do . he is muslim and offers prayer . what to do. .. More

  • Meaning of Verse {Allah Will Replace Their Evil Deeds With Good Deeds} Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamualikum, Allah (swt) says that if a person repents, He will convert his bad deed to a good deed. Does this mean that a Major Sin would now become a Major good deed. For example if a person repented from riba will this deed become a Major good deed or just a good deed? .. More

  • Prayed 2 Years Without Ritual Purity Date: 11-12-2019

    As Salamu alaykum wr wb, this issue has been bothering me for some time. I'm a revert and started praying my salah maybe 2 years ago. In the beginning there were some things I did wrong during salah like not covering my head properly and not pronouncing the Arabic correctly, however I was still learning. There was this one period of time I would do.. More

  • 'You' in ‘there is no deity except You’ Refers to Allah Date: 11-12-2019

    If i want to say the du’aa' of Yoonus, peace be upon him (la ilaaha illa anta subhaanaka inni kuntu minaththaalimeen), must I first mention the name of Allaah? Because if i don’t, then it sounds like it doesn’t make sense if i only say “there is no deity except You” because who is you? I didn’t clarify beforehand .. More

  • Great Reward for Praying In The Mosque Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamu alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakathuhu My home is far away from masjid, usually adhaan I will not be audible in my home,Am I obliged to pray in masjid? I know the adhaan and salaat times. it will take 5 minutes to go masjid in vehicle. Will I get extra rewards I pray in masjid .. More

  • What Matters in Leaving The Mus-haf in The Mosque Date: 11-12-2019

    If i borrow something from place A and then i put it back on other place but still in the same area, is that okay?. Example is in a masjid i took a quran from a shelf in the right side of the masjid. But after finished using it, i put it in another shelf but still in that masjid. .. More

  • Proper Meaning of Sufism Date: 11-12-2019

    Salam. Some Muslims claim to follow sufism only and not any madhab. Are they allowed to say something like this? .. More