31 fatwas

  • Zoroastrianism copied aspects of heavenly messages Date: 29-6-2017

    Asalaamu alaykum. Many among the enemies of Islam have frequently claimed that Islam copied Zoroastrianism in the implementation of the five daily prayers, as the Zoroastrians do so as well. Please provide detailed evidence to annul such ignorant claims. May Allaah reward you abundantly. .. More

  • Mixing animist beliefs with Islam (Dayak) Date: 18-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. In Indonesia, there is an ethnic group called the Dayak. Some of them mix their animist beliefes with Islam, and some scholars also support it because it represents "traditional Islam" for them. These beliefs include some mystic and odd rituals together with some anti-Islamic belief. Is this permissible? .. More

  • Ruling on followers of Shakeel ibn Haneef Date: 4-6-2016

    This is in regards to Shakeel bin haneef, who claims to be Imam Mahdi and Jesus, peace be with him. His followers preach and try to convince others to believe in Shakeel. 1. Are the Shakeeliyans out of the fold of Islam? 2. Can we let them offer the prayer in our masjid? 3. Is marriage allowed with them? If someone is already married and their.. More

  • The basic tenets of ‘Alawite beliefs Date: 18-4-2015

    Salamualykum warhamtu Allahi wa baraktuhWhat are few main points in Alawites belief that contradict the Quran and Sunnah, which are easy and clear to explain to others Jazakum Allahu Khairan .. More

  • Anyone who claims there is a prophet after Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, is a disbeliever Date: 25-10-2014

    Going by the ideology/doctrine of the ahmadiyyah movement, as we were told they believe another prophet will come after Muhammad(s.a.w), is it permissible to observe solat in their congregation? .. More

  • Followers of the so-called 'Chrislam' are disbelievers Date: 17-12-2013

    Can you pls briefly describe the blend religion "Chrislam"? Is it acceptable worldwide and can a muslim woman allow to marry people following this faith? .. More

  • Definition and Beliefs of the Hashshaasheen Date: 14-2-2012

    I want to ask about the Hashshaasheen‏ during the Fatimid Era... More

  • Taqammus in the Druze Belief Date: 14-2-2012

    What is the meant by Taqammus which is repeated by the Druze people? What is the evidence that it is not mentioned in the Quran and Sunnah?.. More

  • Responding to the Druze and their beliefs Date: 9-2-2012

    I am trying to have a debate with some colleagues from the Druze about transmigration. Can you please tell me how to debate with them and how to refute their false beliefs?.. More

  • False claims of the Mahdavi sect Date: 15-5-2011

    Assalam alikum i know a sect called mahadivis from Hyderabad India they claimed syed mohammed jounpuri is the promised mahadi who was 900years ago. they have many teachings against islam which they say he recived directly from Allah swt as he can see and talk to god Almighty directlyand Allah Al mighty Has ordered him with extra fards .my question.. More

  • Qadianism Date: 5-5-2011

    I had a conversation with a Qadiyani person. That person alleged that the Maseeh (Messiah), may Allaah exalt his mention, was not raised to heaven because this was neither mentioned in the Quran nor the Sunnah (Prophetic tradition). He also argued that: 1- Allaah The Almighty Said (what means): {Rather, Allaah raised him to Himself.} [Quran 4:158].. More

  • Druze is a Baatiniyyah sect Date: 4-5-2011

    Who are the Druze?.. More

  • Who are the Qaraamitah and what are their beliefs? Date: 6-10-2010

    Who are the Qaraamitah? .. More

  • Al-Faaraabi, the philosopher Date: 14-8-2006

    about Al-Farabi Assalamualaikum.May I know all about Al-Farabi. His biography, his contribution to Islam and to his nation, his writing or the book/s that he had published or written,the list of book/s that he had written, he is specialist in what field, his teacher/s, how he start his career and what the obstacle/s that he had faced, his connection.. More

  • Translating works of deviant sects Date: 18-5-2006

    Asalamu alaikum Sir or Madam, I'm an Arabic to English translator. I recently received an offer from an Islamic group (The Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement) based in the USA to translate a series of Islamic books written by the founder of their movement. After I read portions of the first book, I felt unsure of the credibility of the claims made by.. More