433 fatwas

  • Calling Christians to Islam Date: 27-3-2006

    I want to convince a Christian to embrace Islam with evidence, how would I tackle the issue? .. More

  • Restricting the truth to one particular group is an injustice Date: 26-3-2006

    One scholar came to one of the conferences which were held in Birmingham, U.K, and this person considered all the people on this Earth either misguided or misguiding except his group to which he was affiliated. He said [reporting his very words]: “There is no Jihaad (fighting in the cause of Allaah) at the moment", and he said: “Do not lose.. More

  • Calling a disbeliever as such to his face Date: 22-3-2006

    It is permissible to point to a non-Muslim with the hand and tell him “You are a non-Muslim” while one really knows that he is a non-Muslim, is this permissible taking into account that whoever does not declare a non-Muslim a Kaafir or doubt in their belief then he is a non-Muslim himself as mentioned by the reviver of the Sunnah, Muhammad Abdal.. More

  • How to give Da'wah to her non-practicing female cousin Date: 23-2-2006

    I would like to know if it is permissible to straiten my hair using hair chemicals i.e. perm. Also my family has recently been friends with a non-Muslim, I don't agree with them. I even asked my mother if I can wear Hijaab while she comes to our house, but she disagreed. I have another problem with my cousin, she's a girl, 13, and she comes.. More

  • Calling people to Islam without physically confronting them Date: 14-1-2006

    I had sent you one question before and you had replied but said to tell the full matter what had happened. Actually the case is like this. We had been for our vacations to our native place Karwar back in India. There they commit all Shirk, etc. When we told them it is all wrong what you do is by showing Quran and Hadeeth. They boycotted us by not.. More

  • Calling people to good and the interference in their affairs Date: 14-1-2006

    What advice could you give to someone like me who always looks into and searches into people's affairs while I think I'm enjoining the good and forbidding the evil? .. More

  • Woman's going out of her home for Da'wah Date: 14-1-2006

    I do Da'wah work among non-Muslims. My wife also is very eager to do. By doing Da'wah our servant reverted due to my wife's effort. What I want to know is just like men go out to do Da'wah? Does woman also have to do the same way (to female non-Muslims) as Verse 9:71 says so? I want proof from Prophet's wives and companions (Allaah be pleased.. More

  • A Christian TV channel attacking Islam Date: 21-12-2005

    There is a channel in the hot bird satellite called (Al-hayat channel) this channel is a Christian and promising people of forgiving from 'Eesaa the problem is they have a program called (questions about Eemaan) between the introducer (his name is Mohammed and the pastor Zakariyah) and every series they insult Islam and the Prophet Muhammad,.. More

  • Leaving one's home to call to Allaah Date: 14-12-2005

    Like the Prophets, may Allaah exalt their mention, are we too obliged to leave our houses in the way of Allaah, to spread Islam? Please advice. .. More

  • His neighbor does not pray and curses the Prophets Date: 15-9-2005

    I have a Muslim neighbor, Al-Hamdulillaah, and for the sake of Allaah I try to be patient with him because he is very ignorant about Islam, argues he doesn't have to pray, doesn't fast, hangs out with corrupt youths, ditched us, his pious friends, no longer goes to the Madrassa, dates and brags about it, insults me, lies, and even cursed the.. More

  • Can one retaliate if harmed when forbidding evil? Date: 8-9-2005

    I would like to ask you according to Sharee'ah what should we do to stop Fitnah? And if we are not able to stop the people spreading Fitnah and people who are going deep and deep into Shirk what should we do? If they start to boycott us for we show them right path what should we do? If they come to harm us or they come to fight with us are we supposed.. More

  • Establishing relation with non-Muslims whilst calling them to Islam Date: 8-9-2005

    I am a woman who corresponds with some European and American women via the Internet. We have been exchanging gifts and discussing sewing ideas for two years. I have tried to talk to them about Islam, but I stopped for fear that I do not know enough to call them to Islam and I might make some mistakes. What do you advise me to do – should I.. More

  • Seeking Da'wah resources for interested persons Date: 1-9-2005

    I work in a construction company. My question is that there is a Pilipino man working here in my company and he wants to convert to Islam. I took him to the mosque for prayers and also I gave him the book about how to do prayer. The book shows how to pray only. So I gave him the book and I also pray that he converts to Islam and accept.. More

  • Reporting theft to the authorities Date: 4-8-2005

    My question is about the permissibility in Islam for a Muslim to report a theft to the authorities or the affected company. The person has witnessed stealing of money from that company. And also the sinner admitted his sin before him but he is not mending his ways. Is this a duty on the Muslim to report this sin if he thinks that the person is.. More

  • Seeks to defend the family's honor Date: 3-7-2005

    I am functioning mostly as a Khateeb in a small town in the United States. The Imaam had to travel overseas and so I have been put in charge by the desire of the local Shura, I have very limited knowledge but nonetheless I base everything on the Quran and authentic Sunnah and the understanding of those scholars who have not fallen victim to Bid'a... More