439 fatwas

  • Obeying the director of an Islamic organization Date: 22-4-2009

    Q.1.Is it compulsory/needed for Muslim women to work for an islamic organization? Question.2. Around 200 Muslim brothers and sisters are running an Islamic organization in Australia. Different posts such as Amir,Naibe Amir, Secretary etc have been selected among the qualified members of this organization. And in relation to the question of "obedience",they.. More

  • Helping someone who will help another in committing a sin Date: 19-3-2009

    i know that we muslims are not allowed to help each other in sin. but as we are in a non islamic condition so almost every job at one step commits this sin. for example A helps B, B helps C, C helps D . now A B C are not committing any sin but D commits sin. so will A be a sinner for helping B after knowing that B will help C and C will help D in.. More

  • At pain to guide his non-practicing family to the right path Date: 2-3-2009

    As-Salaamu alaykum warahmatulah wabarakatuh. May allah bless you for conveying the message and helping the ummah. Dear brother, i have an issue with my parents. i live in the US and was born here. My family tho muslims by blood, are not religious in anyway, nor are any of my relatives (dont adhere to the five pillars at all). Recently; alhamdulilaahi.. More

  • Going to a pub to attend a presentation Date: 23-2-2009

    aslaamu aleekum, my study involved visiting sites and there is sometimes presentation where we have to attend in order understand what the project requirements are. in this case the presentation was held in a pub. me and my class mate had argument wether we should attend or not. i would like to know is it allowed for someone to attent in a pub for study.. More

  • His uncle practices fortune-telling Date: 9-2-2009

    Asalamou Alykoum ya Jamatoul Muslimna ans Asalamou alykoum to all the team in Islam web.net! My Question is that, almost all my family believes in fortune tellers and most of them go for their help. One of my paternal uncle however, him self does the work of the fortune tellers (I mean he is a fortune teller) and he is very much successful in this... More

  • This man does not know Islam Date: 31-12-2008

    ASSALAMOALAIKUM Sir, please read the message below that was sent to me by my american freind Subject: Next Saturday MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR NEXT SATURDAY! As you may already know, it is a sin for a Muslim male to see any woman other than his wife naked. He must commit suicide if he does. So next Saturday at 4 PM Pacific Standard Time, all American.. More

  • Wants to call her Qadiyani friend to Islam Date: 16-12-2008

    if my friend who is qaddiyani become muslim,can she live with me and my family,infact my all brothers are younger?and can i make friendship with her[qaddiyani] to convince her to be muslim?.. More

  • You are not sinful if your mother does not embrace Islam Date: 5-5-2008

    Salam. I have an interesting question. In one of the fatwas I read, it says that no soul will bear another person's [soul] burden or things he/she did wrong. So the reason why I don't understand this is because my mom is a christian and I wrote about it and you stated that I am responsible for my mom becoming a muslim, although I must say, I really.. More

  • Doing shopping for non-Muslim elderly neighbors Date: 29-4-2008

    Salaam Alikum brothers. I live in an area of London where majority of my neighbors are old ladies and all of them are either Jews or Christians. Due to my religious duty to help neighbors I do their shopping, because I am busy on weekdays and the only time I can help them is one day of weekend where I do their shopping. I do most of their shopping except.. More

  • Da‘wah, an individual and communal obligation Date: 20-1-2008

    What is the ruling of Islam concerning Da'wah?.. More

  • Advice to sisters obligatory despite father’s objection Date: 20-1-2008

    I am a young man and I prevent my sisters from contacting young men. Unfortunately, however, my father opposes my actions and sometimes I raise my voice at him. What should I do?.. More

  • Do not enjoin good if this leads to harm Date: 15-1-2008

    I work with a dentist. His manners with women are notorious. I always advise him, but whenever I do, he threatens to fire me. What should I do? It is worth mentioning that he prays, fasts and has performed Hajj... More

  • Using different means of guidance for a wayward friend Date: 14-1-2008

    I have a friend who indulges in sin and does not accept advice. He also dislikes listening to the Quran and likes to listen to songs and other unlawful things. I tried to change him but in vain. What should I do?.. More

  • Rejecting sin by one’s heart is not enough when more can be done Date: 10-1-2008

    I often feel angry because people disobey Allaah The Almighty. This leads me to think ill of anyone I see. What should I do?.. More

  • Guidance for one who deviated after being righteous Date: 10-1-2008

    My brother was so religious and after few years he turned upside down. He began to commit many sins, such as earning ill-gotten money, lying, cheating, bearing false testimony and giving precedence to his own interests over everything. Is it possible to call him to the true path? What can I do for him? .. More