32 fatwas

  • Muslims Bow Down and Prostrate to Allah and Not to the Black Stone Date: 9-5-2019

    Who do muslims bow down and worship to the Black stone in their prayers and whats the importance of Kabah, is it a symbol or statue? .. More

  • Making coin bank in shape of Ka'bah Date: 18-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it permissible to make coin banks in the shape of the Ka‘bah (has the opening to get the money out) with the aim of selling them to the Muslims as an inspiration to save money for Hajj? .. More

  • Having sinful thoughts in the Haram of Makkah Date: 6-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Recently, I have heard in a Bayaan that in Hudood Al Haram (Makkah), if we think of a sin, then it will be written as a bad deed. I want to know the authenticity of this because it is a very important issue that while in the Haram, if something sinful crosses our mind, then we will be held accountable for it. So please clarify this... More

  • Ibraaheem, may Allaah exalt his mention, called people to visit Ka'bah, not himself Date: 23-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question about the Hajj. When Muslims go to Hajj, are they going to see or visit Abraham? I ask because verse 22:27 states (what means) {They will come to you on foot and on every lean mount, they will come to you from every distant mountain pass.} Was this verse fulfilled in Abraham's lifetime (people will come from all.. More

  • Information about Thul-Khalasah Date: 18-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know about Thul-Khalasah. .. More

  • Authenticity of incident of Elephant and digging of Zamzam Date: 24-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum, I would like to know what is authentically established in the books of Islamic history regarding the two major events (i.e. the digging of the zamzam well and the incident of the elephants) in the life of Abdul-Muttalib, the grandfather of the prophet (pbuh), specifically the narration in Dalaa'ilun-Nubuwwah by Al-Bayhaqi on the authority.. More

  • Claiming that Islam kept many pre-Islamic concepts Date: 22-2-2016

    Did Islam modify pre-Islamic things? I am asking because there are many things present in Islam that also existed in pre-Islamic Arabia, like the concept of jinn,slavery, and so on. The concept of jinn only existed in Arabia before Islam, and no other people of the world believed in them. So why are there many pre-Islamic Arabian conceptsin Islam? .. More

  • The Sadanah of the Ka‘bah Date: 17-8-2014

    Who are The Sadanah? .. More

  • Building a house with the design of the Ka'bah Date: 13-4-2014

    Assalamu aliekum, I am planning on building a house for myself and was thinking about designing it like the Kaaba for no other reason but architectural beauty. Is this permissible? .. More

  • Making a model of the Ka'bah for educational purposes Date: 24-11-2013

    assalaam alaikum my children's school make a model Kabah every year and teach them the rites of Hajj with it and they carry out Tawaf etc to practice. I was then told it is not acceptable to perform these rites except in Mecca and at the Kabah itself. Is there any advice about this Jazzakum Alluhu khairan .. More

  • It is Jibreel, may Allaah exalt his mention, who made Zamzam gush out Date: 4-11-2013

    Assalamualikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh... I happened to go over your article 'Zamzam Water: The history & significance -I' which is very enlightening, jazakumullah-u-khairan. However, I have a small doubt - the article first stated the following words "Ismaa'eel may Allaah exalt his mention kicked his tiny feet on the sand and the well of Zamzam.. More

  • The trace of feet on Ibraaheem’s Maqaam Date: 8-8-2012

    Assalamu Alaikum, In mecca, there is a inscription of ibrahim (as) foot in maqame-ibrahim. Was this existing during prophet's time. What is the proof to say that it is ibrahim(pbuh) foot? .. More

  • The person who was born inside the Ka'bah Date: 16-1-2012

    Dear Respectfully Sir, Regarding my question which is very sensitive or I need your fully attention on the same. Thanks. Question No.01/ Baby Delivery Process Is (Nazeef/Taahir) or Not? If this process is not (Nazeef/Taahir/Tayeeb) So could you please explain process of Hazrat Ali R.A Birth which Finalized in Kaaba How you explain to the same Thanks... More

  • Misconceptions about some Hajj rituals Date: 5-12-2011

    Since the beginning of the mission of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam (may Allaah exalt his mention), he came with the religion of Islam which nullified the worship of deities and idols of that time and the time to come. However, when Hajj was ordained, its rituals included circumambulation, kissing the black stone and casting pebbles. My.. More

  • The origin of the Black Stone Date: 26-5-2011

    My question is, where did that Black stone come from? Who put it there and what was the purpose?.. More