845 fatwas

  • Sleeping without wearing clothes Date: 10-4-2004

    Is it permissible for an unmarried woman to sleep in her bed without any clothes? Is there any Hadith which restricts this? Can a husband and wife sleep together without clothes?.. More

  • Fulfillig vows Date: 27-3-2004

    I am sorry for bothering you again and again, but I’ve no choice other than to ask you ‎for query and help as I’ve heard that one should ask those persons whom he deems fit and ‎his heart feels contentment. Question: 1. Can one eat the portion of meat other sacrificed ‎animal if he has made vow (Nadhr). Al-Hamdu Lillah, I give whatever.. More

  • Books of knowledge about Islam Date: 13-3-2004

    Please name some of the best books of Tafseer, Seerah of Prophet, history of previous Prophets, companions and early scholars of Islam... More

  • Peculiar experience while dreaming Date: 9-3-2004

    I amasking a question on behalf of a friend. Recently my friend experienced a dream that was disturbing.While trying to wake up from the dreamhe felt like there was weight being pressed uponhis whole body andhewas unable to move andunable to open his eyes. After reciting a few Surahs and the Kalmahhe wasable to move and returned to normal functioning... More

  • Expiation for broken oaths Date: 25-2-2004

    To protect myself from sins I always used to say, ‘By Allah, I will give a certain amount of money in charity, or I will do so and so if I commit sin’. Unfortunately I committed the sins and I did not perform what I said, because what I claimed is beyond my capability. The problem is that I said Wallahi (By Allah) many times. I don’t have the.. More

  • Conflicts with college and Islamic study programs Date: 23-2-2004

    I am a 16 year-old Muslim girl. I really want to become a scholar in Islam, but I'm worried that I don’t have the time for it. I did actually come across a study program to become a scholar called the Arlemah course but its 5 days a weeks starting from 5-7pm. The problem is, on most days I finish college at 4:15 pm and it takes me at least 40.. More

  • Saying 'Salaam' to a person who is praying Date: 22-2-2004

    My question relates to pray. If someone is praying, and a latecomer says, ‘Salaam Alaikum', do we move our hand? Second, is it possible to have 2 Jamaat in the same mosque at different times but same prayer?.. More

  • Drinking water from a bottle Date: 18-2-2004

    Is drinking water from a bottle allowed in Islam? .. More

  • Placing the hand on the chest after hand shaking Date: 12-2-2004

    Is there any Daleel for placing one's hand on one's chest after shaking hands with a brother?.. More

  • Fasting to fulfill a vow Date: 31-1-2004

    I want to know the Fatwa concerning the vow of fasting eleven years ago I vowed to Allah that if He fulfilled my wish I would fast for two months. My wish became true but I did not manage to fast the days though I am not sick. I wish to know if it is possible to give money instead of fasting? If yes, how much? If no, can I fast separately, two.. More

  • Repented for His Broken Vow but Still Fears Punishment Date: 30-12-2003

    Once I had a great anxiety and I said, "Oh, my Lord cure me and I swear to avoid some sins (because I thought that these sins are the source of my anxiety), if I do these sins You can punish me by a great anxiety". But after that, I was still anxious and I did them. I made Tawbah for breaking my oath and I give the Kaffarah. But I fear that Allah will.. More

  • Wearing Socks to Bed Date: 28-12-2003

    I'd like to know whether it is permissible to wear socks to bed. I haven't read anything anywhere that says it is not, but I have been told by elders that the Angels do not come if you are wearing socks while asleep. Please clarify the truth for me, so I can tell others and remove any misconceptions there may be. .. More

  • Adhere to the Sunnah and beware of Satan's insinuations Date: 24-12-2003

    Why when I only sleep respecting the Sunnah I do not dream about a girl that I loved so much, otherwise I am dreaming about her every night without exception and she always appears in my dreams on my left side, never on the right. Please could you help me explain this because these dreams are most of the time nightmares and cause me some depression.. More

  • Du'a or vow Date: 18-12-2003

    What is the correct way for making Du'a? Can we make Du'a in this way "Ya Allah" if I get this matter done, fulfilled I will donate a certain amount to charity or "Ya Allah" give me this and that only asking from Allah? Please help me as I am very confused... More

  • Fulfill your vows Date: 16-12-2003

    If a Muslim makes a vow to do a good action if something happens and doesn't make what he has vowed when this thing happens, will Allah punish him by putting a permanent Nifaq in his heart? Why Allah has punished the Munafiqoon by this punishment [9:77]?.. More