434 fatwas

  • Wants to keep ties with her apostate relatives to call them back to Islam Date: 5-4-2007

    As-salam-alikum, My uncle's ex-wife has left Islam and joined a cult-like religion. She is very involved in the religion and has taken her kids (my cousins who are in their 20s) with her. I feel terrible that my cousins are involved in this cult. They work for this group and live with them. Their cult is vey controlling and has brain-washed them. All.. More

  • Staying in a hotel which serves alcohol when there is no alternative Date: 28-3-2007

    salam alikoum wa rahemato lahe wa taala wa barakatoh i'm a married woman and my husband is from a far country and whenerver he came to visit me he plane land in a far city than where i live so we always spend the night or two night in a hotel but the problem is that this cvity is a tourstic place and all the hotel serve alchool and i tried to find a.. More

  • Wants to issue a monthly journal about Islam and distribute it in the streets Date: 26-2-2007

    Assalam Alaikum, I am a muslim live in Canada, I have an idea of doing monthly journal about islam and spread it on the streets. I know many people will through these journals in the garbage. since these journals contain the name of Allah and his prophit is that ok to put my idea in practice?.. More

  • Wants to advise her friends who lead a western life Date: 26-2-2007

    Aslamu Alikum W Ra7mat Allahy W barakto, I have a friend who likes to go to parites, hang out with guys..usualy what "modern" and "free" girls do these days. She doesnt go to the extreme and actauly does anything serious with these guys but as she says they r "just her friends". I use to send her islamic emails to help her...it worked for some time..she.. More

  • A new Muslim woman wants to do her own Da'wah in the local mosque Date: 14-2-2007

    I have a question on an organization named M.A.S (Muslim American Society). I simply went to a sister for knowledge (she gave lectures in the masjid) & she had the intention from the begininng to put me as a member of this organization. (I now found this out from her) It is an honor for someone to percieve me as a person who can do much for the.. More

  • Her friend left Islam after her divorce from her husband Date: 20-12-2006

    I have an American friend who was married to a Muslim man; she converted to Islam and became a practicing Muslim.After 10 years or marriage they divorced. She gained custody of their 8-year-old son. All her family members and friends persuaded her to convert back to Christianity, by asking her to study the bible, and go to the church regularly. She.. More

  • Afraid of being mocked if he calls people to Islam Date: 31-7-2006

    i am 17 years old.i am a student. in my collage and class many non muslims are working and studing.But i don't call them towards Allah because of 1)hesitation 2)and there bad manners and if I call them then they may neglect me and they may make jokes of me.so if I don't call them towards islam then will Allah ask me for this in hereafter.Please answer.. More

  • Going out for Da'wah leaving one's wife for months Date: 31-7-2006

    Dear Shaikh, Can a person stay away from his wife for more than 4 months, FOR THE PURPOSE OF TABLEEGH (with the Tableeghi Jamaat) ? Please note that, here, the emphasis is on the purpose of staying away (i.e. TABLEEGH). Please advice ASAP. Jazaak Allaahu Khairan.. More

  • Muslim held accountable about Dawah in the Hereafter Date: 27-7-2006

    Assalamu alaikum.The first duty of Muslim is to convey the Message “There is no God but Allah and Muhammed (please and blessings of Allah be upon him)is the Messenger of Allah”.2nd is prayer,3rd is Zakaath,4th fasting and 5th Haj.But Hadeeth say first thing that a Muslim will be asked about is prayer.But first is Shahadah.Why this change.. More

  • How did married companions spread Islam worldwide? Date: 23-7-2006

    Assalamu alaikum.Thank you for question No.2112647.My question was not about when divorce can take place.My question was when after Hajjathul Wadha when companions(Allah be pleased with them)went to different parts of the world,those who were married or had children did they leave them?or did they take their families with them?or only those who were.. More

  • His sister does not pray and is wasting her time Date: 11-7-2006

    Assalaamu aleikumI ask 3 or 4 questions that i havent received.I hope you will answer this question because Ive been waiting.1) I need help because my sister dont pray and im worried about her.She is wasting her time. This is very serious because i dont see no improvement.2) I live in usa, St.paul ,MN. We dont have strong base or foundation... More

  • Da'wah among non-Muslims Date: 18-5-2006

    In respect to: Fatwa 88293 I find it impossible to invite someone to Islam with our behaviour as Muslims if we propogate the advice of this Fatawa. How are we to invite anyone we would not be friendly towards? Friendship is a means for opening the way...if the non-believers never know a Muslim then how are we to say we have done our duty? The.. More

  • Calling to Allaah in a forum whose main discussion are about music Date: 9-4-2006

    I just wanted to have your opinion about something. Am a moderator of a forum on an internet based radio station? Well recently we've had someone coming to the forum and posting everything about Islam. The person is actually posting things for Da'wa purposes well we've deleted some of his/her posts from the forum. To my knowledge when doing Da'wa someone.. More

  • Persistence in ordering the wife and children to perform the prayer Date: 2-4-2006

    What is the religious ruling on a man who orders his wife and children to perform the prayer, but they perform the prayer one day and they neglect it the second day? .. More

  • The conditions that permit debating with the Christians Date: 28-3-2006

    I was surprised in one programme named Pall talk to discover that the Christians insult the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, but I could not do anything as there were a great number of them whereas we were very few, only one or two persons. What should I do? .. More