434 fatwas

  • How to handle a disobedient irresponsible younger brother Date: 16-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Can u please tell me how to treat my younger brother who is married and has a kid too. I facilitate him by all means but he constantly teases me by his disobedience and irresponsible attitude towards his own life. I myself am a psychotic patient, but he is very careless and does things that make me sick. How should I treat him, and.. More

  • Booking hotel room for alcohol drinker Date: 16-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I work for a governmental department in international relations. I am in charge of applying visa, hotel booking and plane tickets for all formal delegations and personnel travelling. My boss is going to travel to abroad, and I have to book a hotel for him while knowing that he is drinks alcohol and might be travelling to a country.. More

  • Being present while Christians call upon Jesus instead of Allaah Date: 10-12-2015

    Sometimes, while we are talking to non-muslims such as christians we may hear them call on Prophet Jesus (peace be upon him) instead of Allaah. Does this fall under the verse of the Quran where Allaah says that we should not sit with those who mock our religion and verses? Is it permissible to talk to them? .. More

  • Studying in a Christian school where forbidden prayers are read aloud Date: 4-12-2015

    Assalamu Alaikum. I already asked fatwa (no 282373) regarding attending prayer christian college.As It is prohibited I wrote letter to the college Secretary about this.In that college they conduct prayer through speaker which is fitted in every clasarooms,labs, staffrooms.He said that he could allow me to stand outside the classroom where the speaker.. More

  • The guided person may attain a higher rank than the one who guided him Date: 26-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaikum. The Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,said that the one who gives dawah (proselytization) to others will get the full reward every time they do an act of worship. However, is it possible that the one who responds to the dawah (in certain circumstances) may actually reach a higher status in Allaah's sight than the one who.. More

  • Status of grandmother in Islam / Going to the mosque early or waiting for cousins to come along Date: 26-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the position of the grandmother in Islam? Question 2: Going to the mosque together with my cousins causes me to be2-3 mins late for the prayer sometimes. When I am getting late for the prayer, should I wait for my cousins or should I leave them and proceed for the prayer alone? Sub-question 2. Is it compulsory to invite everyone,.. More

  • Questionnaire asking Christians' opinion on the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 14-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was asked by my local masjid to send a questionnaire to non-muslims containing questions of the type: 1) Do you believe in the existence of God? 2) Was Muhammad a good man? And more of the same. I wanted your opinion on this topic because I refused to do it because I said that if I asked the second question about the prophet, sallallaahu.. More

  • Calling people to Allaah while one's own family are not guided Date: 6-11-2015

    Shaykh, one of our muslim brothers asked me to ask you the following question: ''I have been guided and I practise the sunnah of Muhammad, salallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam. However, many of my family members and relatives have not been guided. I try to call them to practice Islam but, unfortunately, they do not respond to my call. When I invite others (that.. More

  • Do your utmost in advising him so that he may stop committing unlawful sexual intercourse Date: 19-8-2015

    I am asking you what to do if one has a friend who practices unlawful sexual intercourse. This friend persists on this act although I forbade him to do it. Is it permissible to threaten him with informing his father that he practices fornication or with something greater than that? .. More

  • Parenting tips for a mother whose daughter committed fornication Date: 17-8-2015

    Please, help me; I have found out the most awful thing a mother can found out about her daughter (she has committed fornication). Is it permissible for me to hide this matter from her father? I do not want to ruin his life as mine is ruined because of this discovery. Please, help me; what should I do? .. More

  • If evil cannot be changed, move away so it can't be seen or heard Date: 25-7-2015

    Assalamualaikum, I am a 15 year old boy who lives in america. My questions are regarding those people that mock Islam. First, I was at soccer practice and I heard someone on the team mocking Islam, so I left just the general area with the excuse of getting soccer balls, and then I went back once I heard they left the conversation. Second, I was at summer.. More

  • Refuting misconceptions about Islam is the duty of those who have knowledge Date: 14-2-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I saw some Christian people on the Internet posting false criticisms and doubts about Islam. One Muslim said that one of them was spelling the name of the Prophet (salla Allahu 3laihi wa salam) in an offensive way but I was not sure if that was correct as I have seen a lot of different spellings in English and I don't know what the.. More

  • Attending morning prayer at a Christian school Date: 3-2-2015

    Assalamu alaikum,i m studying in a Christian institution.every morning they ask all students to stand up for prayer..they play a song abt jesus saying that jesus is a father..then some words in Bible..then they say a prayer starting with 2"dear Lord"..then end up "In jesus name we pray Amen". can I stand for this..its a rule in college.but I never mind.. More

  • It is the duty of a Muslim to forbid evil even if he commits it himself Date: 16-1-2015

    I have a question about hypocrisy. I used to argue with my mum about wearing not modest clothing like clothing with very bright colours and tight and revealing clothes (in front of non-Mahrams) but I sometimes just did as she said knowing it is wrong. I used to basically say that wearing not modest clothing is wrong. Recently I started buying and wearing.. More

  • Men preaching on Internet under woman's identity Date: 12-1-2015

    Is it permissible for male to create an account in the name of muslim girl just for the sake of for the propose delivering Allah SWT messages and sharing islamic topics to other females. The reason of creating fake account here is just to attract to more muslim females, because the female quickly accept advises from other females. Waiting for your Fatwa.. More