101 fatwas

  • Muslims divided into 73 sects Date: 3-12-2007

    What is your opinion about Sufism? Is it among the seventy- two groups that will enter Hell as was mentioned in the Hadeeth, or is it among the Saved group?.. More

  • Difference between scholars and commoners in deviant sects Date: 29-11-2007

    Is there a difference between the scholars and commoners in deviant sects? If so, how can we apply the verse in which Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {And they will say, "Our Lord, indeed we obeyed our masters and our dignitaries, and they led us astray from the [right] way.} [Quran 33:67] and similar verses which join the subjects with their.. More

  • Beliefs of Harariyyah (Ahbaash) Date: 12-11-2007

    What is the origin of Harariyyah? Are they disbelievers as some people claim? If they are, what are their beliefs and supporting evidence?.. More

  • The Shaathiliyyah, Ahmadiyyah and Bahaism Date: 11-11-2007

    There is one Center where I live and its followers are called the Shaathilis. They belong to the Sufis but claim to be Sunnis. They are interested in the Ahmadiyyah and in BahaismI would like to know the organization to which such sects belong. .. More

  • Revealing the reality about the Ahbash with wisdom Date: 10-11-2007

    The Ahbaash are a deviant group and a reliable source told me that they have Masonic connections. Is this true? They were allocated a special place for prayer at the Islamic centers in a Western country. Sometimes we think about revealing their reality and scandalizing them, but we fear this might have negative effects on those who want to embrace.. More

  • Pious people performing the prayers of 40 days with one ablution Date: 24-9-2007

    Assalamualaikum Wa Rahmatullah: Some people in our locality rea d a book known as Fazail-e-Amal. In it is written that some people from Tab-e-tabaeen used to pray Salat for 40 days having the same wudu(ablution) . Is it right to do so? How can it is possible?.. More

  • Concept of pantheism Date: 8-4-2007

    Can you please explain the concepts of "wahdatul wujud" and "wahdatul shuhud". Are these beliefs those that take a person out of Islam or are they valid beliefs that are to be adopted? Please explain in detail... More

  • The Qalandariyah Tareeqah Date: 27-9-2006

    ASALAM-A-LLAIKUM MY NAME IS SHEERAZ YOUSFANI FROM PAKISTAN. sir you have done high level of research on islam ,quran and on hadith. please guide me. I HAVE BEEN IN SILSILA OF QALANDARI FOR 2 YEARS. OUR PIR IS A BUSINESS MAN AND HE IS VERY PIOUS AND HONEST , PRAYS 5 TIMES. HE IS NOT REGULAR PIR BABA. NO ONE KNOWS ABOUT HIS PIR SHIP EXCEPT US, AND WE.. More

  • The Golden Age for the Muslim nation Date: 5-9-2006

    Assalamu Alaikum, Why is that the "Golden Age of muslims" which muslims claim is actually a Mu'tazilite period who are described as heretics by Ahlus-Sunnah?. .. More

  • Pledging allegiance to a given Shaykh Date: 19-4-2006

    Yesterday I was talking to ones of person, he was stressing on the Peers (bayah), he said unless one is not submitted to one peer, he will not achieve the joy of Eemaan (belief). My question is how far is true and needed to be under one peer. If a Muslim is not under one peer or person guidance, is that ok for him to be separate and get knowledge from.. More

  • The meaning of Irjaa' Date: 29-3-2006

    What is the meaning of Al-Murji'ah? .. More

  • Rejected Soofi innovations Date: 28-3-2006

    I belong to the Qaadiriyyah Sufi sect. We have a Shaykh who is called Ghawth Az-Zamaan (the succour of the time) whom they say that he is in contact with Allaah and His Messenger, and they seek his help, so what should I do? .. More

  • The statements of Khawaarij in creed and jurisprudence are not considered Date: 27-3-2006

    Can we take into account the statements of Khawaarij in creed and jurisprudence? .. More

  • Sunni Muslim married girl from Baralwi sect Date: 16-10-2005

    I am a Sunni Muslim (Salafi/Ahl-Hadith). There is a serious problem in my family concerning my marriage. I married a Baralwi girl but the problem is that a Baralwi Alim gave a Fatwa that this marriage is not correct. He claims that only one group will enter the Paradise among 73 groups, that is the Baralwi group. So, anyone from other groups cannot.. More

  • Meaning of Islamic terminology Date: 14-6-2005

    My question is regarding Wilayah (Sainthood). Please clarify me the difference between the terms "Qutb", "Abdaal", "Ghawth", and "Kalandar". Are these having more spiritual superiority over each other? If yes, then what is the sequence of superiority? .. More