Fatwa Of The Week

34 fatwas

  • Starting the Tasbeeh Before Having Fully Prostrated on the Ground Date: 13-6-2021

    Assalamualaikum,In salah, during prostation, what if I say the tasbeeh before my forehead and nose touches the ground? Sometimes mistakenly I start saying the tasbeeh before my forehead and nose touches the ground, like, when my forehead and nose are just above the ground, I say 'sub' and after touching i say 'hana rabbial ala'. Is my prayer valid in.. More

  • Expiation for Breaking a Promise Three Times Date: 10-6-2021

    My question is that I broke a promise to Allah 3 times and now do I expiate 3 times by feeding 30 people? And secondly during Ramadan I can feed people by providing them iftaar? And please tell the exact ruling on what to feed and how many times .. More

  • The Correct Time for Fajr and ‘Isha Prayers and Relying on Calendars Date: 9-6-2021

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاتهWhat is the correct Fajr (and Isha) setting on our smart devices? Most mosques use 18 degrees but I've read that the twilight at that stage cannot be seen with the naked eye (astronimical twilight). .. More

  • Quran Holder Book Stand Is Not an Innovation Date: 9-6-2021

    Assalamu Alaikum. What is the ruling on the Quran stand as in the following image (https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/61vcmna41kL._AC_SL1001_.jpg). Is it considered a bid'ah? When would it be considered a bid'ah? Would it be considered a bid'ah if it is used when not needed? Jazak Allahu khairan. .. More

  • Dentists Attending Seminars Where Food and Gifts Are Provided by Pharmaceutical Company Date: 7-6-2021

    Assalamualaikum.I am a dental doctor. our dental society arrange a seminar and this seminar sponsored by many pharmaceutical companies and we also give a registration fee for participating the seminar or sometimes without fee .At the seminar,the seminar committee gives us food and gifts which will provide the pharmaceutical company.so is it permissible.. More

  • Not Doing Recommended Acts Is Not Hypocrisy Date: 7-6-2021

    Does someone fall into minor hypocrisy if they do things they told others not to do even if they are common things such as don’t litter or brush ur teeth for a good amount of time and so on but they go on littering and not doing proper dental hygiene. I hope you can be very specific because I have ocd and can’t be relieved from general answers. .. More

  • Not Articulating the Ghunnah Properly Does Not Invalidate Prayer Date: 7-6-2021

    Assalamu ‘alaykum Dear scholars,when reciting the Qur’an I have problems with ghunnah. I unintentionally make ghunnah in places where it should not be done. Does this type of mistake invalidate my prayer? .. More

  • Advertising Products That Have Pictures of Women Date: 3-6-2021

    Is advertising a product that has the pictures of women that didn't cover their hair on the bottle haram? like "Hair loss oil"Though the pictures are used just to prove to people that their oil is really working for people loosing their hair. .. More

  • Writes Romantic Words in His Diary About a Girl Whom He Wishes to Marry Date: 3-6-2021

    Assalamualaykum. I am 18 years of age. I believe that I have fallen in love with a girl, but I do not interact with her in person or online at all. I have a habit of writing in my diary about this girl, which I intend to show her after we get married in sha allah. Although I sometimes write romantic words, I never write anything sexual or provocative... More

  • Found Gold When Taking Furniture Away from an Apartment Date: 3-6-2021

    As a work, I free the apartments from their furniture. In exchange for my work, I become the owner of the furniture taken away. I was called by an friend of mine who is a caretaker of a building, in order to empty an apartment that a lady left to move elsewhere. While I was taking apart a closet with a colleague of mine, we found a package containing.. More

  • Cousin Brother's Wives and Cousin Sisters Don’t Observe Hijaab When He Visits His Aunts Date: 1-6-2021

    Aslaam alaikum shaikh,Should I visit my paternal and maternal aunts, because when I visit them my cousin brother's wives and my cousin sisters do not observe proper hijab and they come in front of me quite freely although neither do I talk to them nor do I look at them. So does it becomes impermissible for me to visit them and my other relatives and.. More

  • Mentioning the Sin for a Preponderant Benefit Date: 1-6-2021

    Assalamualaikum Sheikh.Telling your past sins is prohibited in islam. So if suppose i lied to someone about something and then if they ask me about it. What should i do? Like lying is also prohibited so now if i tell the truth that "i lied" its exposing my sin which is i lied to them. I'm feeling trapped. Please help :( .. More

  • The Supplication of a Sinner May Be Answered Date: 1-6-2021

    Sheikh can a person who does major sins and oppression have hope of Allah answering his dua kindly clarify .. More

  • Thamud the People of Saalih Date: 1-6-2021

    Who are As-haabul Hijr - Referring to Qaum Thamud, why were they given that name?As-haabul Hijr. .. More

  • Not Permissible for Two Men or Two Women to Sleep Naked Under One Cover Date: 1-6-2021

    Why is it not permissible for two women or men to sleep under one blanket ? .. More