434 fatwas

  • Help for straying Muslim brother Date: 24-7-2001

    Please what should I do? One of my brothers who used to be very strict in guarding himself from Shaitan seems to have forgotten all that he used to preach. He didn't used to go clubbing, listen to music, watch TV, flirt, and talk vanities and he used to call all my other brothers back to the dean and pursue them to practicing and obeying Allah. But.. More

  • Virtue of acquiring knowlege to call to Islam Date: 20-7-2001

    What is better in the sight of Allah: to call to Islam or to study Islam for oneself?.. More

  • Choosing a Vocation for Allah's Sake Date: 20-7-2001

    Which one is better in the sight of Allah (higher reward in the day of judgement): a man who is working a full-time secular job and teaches Islam on a part-time basis or a man who is learning and teaching Islam on a full-time basis as this is his job. Which of these 2 is better? .. More

  • Fatwas issued in harsh tone Date: 9-7-2001

    This is actually a comment on your Fatwa regarding Muslims with non-Muslim families and relatives. I am just a Muslim who knows only the basics of Islam and I hope to learn more. However I know that Islam asked us to conduct our arguments with " Hussna". I did not sense any consideration in your explanations to his family. Nor did you question the strength.. More

  • Tableegi Emir prerogatives Date: 14-6-2001

    I am the Ameer of the Tableegi effort in my city, now we are doing the effort in a mosque that have different Islamic direction. My question is that while doing the Mushawarah on whom to give the Saturday speech, from the people in the Mushawarah 4 said for one person, but the other 2 brothers siting said for another person. I as an Ameer was with the.. More

  • Changes in da'wah schedule Date: 19-2-2001

    I want to ask about an effort that we are doing in a city in Romania, we collect on Saturday and we go to visit people's homes and we go in the streets and give da'wah to Muslims at 7o' clock. But the time varies and even the day varies, or can be other day. We go to people at other times also. Is this Bida'h?.. More

  • Explaining Islam to Non-Muslims Date: 26-12-2000

    I live in Canada, and of course I am surrounded by non-Muslims. Whenever I try to explain to them Islam they say that this is for the old generations. I have difficulty explaining to them that it also concerns our generation. The non-believers say that being gay is natural. But for sure I don't believe it because why would Allah punish them if it was.. More

  • Islamic way of selecting a committee Date: 30-9-2000

    1-In my high school we have an Islamic organization. But, we are having problems with setting up a commitee. What I would like to know is how can we select a new committee in the correct islamic manner? .. More

  • Saying brother to non-Muslim Date: 20-6-2000

    There are Jewish Chat rooms on the internet. Is it allowed to join those rooms to invite the Jews to Islam using polite talk and beautiful preaching. For example, can I call them 'Brothers in humanity!'? Can I address them with respect? Can I show them the Qur'anic verses translated to English? Thank you!.. More

  • Religious 'fraudsters' who don't adhere to the Quran and the Sunnah Date: 3-6-2000

    What is the fatwa on religious fraudsters who do not adhere to the Quran and the Sunnah which they were taught at the various Islamic universities where they studied and is it possible for those universities to revoke their certificates on the basis that they do not adhere to the Qur'an and the Sunnah? .. More

  • How to address un-Islamic behavior by high school classmates Date: 30-3-2000

    I am a high-school student and at school I see some of my Muslim brothers and sisters doing things that are illegal in the religion of Islam and I am not able of telling them in a religious way. For example: one friend was wearing the hijab and took it off after 2 weeks. Some Muslim friends kiss on the cheeks when they meet (girls and boys together)... More

  • Al-Munkar (forbidden and evil deeds) Date: 7-2-2000

    What is AL-MUNKAR, and what is the difference between a good thing and a bad thing? .. More

  • How to introduce a monk to Islam Date: 19-10-1999

    I am living in France and I know a monk; we meet once a week and discuss religions sometime but I don't know how to introduce him to Islam. What must I do?.. More

  • Wants to Explain Polygyny to His Non-Muslim Wife Date: 21-8-1999

    I am a Lebanese Muslim. How can I explain and support the permission in Islam of being married several times for my European wife? Through the text of the Holy Qu'ran we understand clearly that a believer will get several nice women in Paradise. Do women also get several nice men? Should my wife encourage me to be an unbeliever? .. More