878 fatwas

  • A vow is binding when it suggests commitment Date: 16-5-2023

    Assalamu alaikum, i have a question regarding a vow i made a few months ago when i was desperate for job so I had said the following sentence " Allah if i get a good job I'll use my first income to get my parents umrah done" is this considered a vow? Kindly help me with this, Assalamu alaikum. .. More

  • A 16-Year-Old Wants to Learn About Marriage and Divorce In Islam Date: 4-5-2023

    Is it haraam for a 16 year old to learn about marrige and divorce in islamIn my culture it is considered weird to learn about marriage in my ageJazakallahu khayran .. More

  • The promise is not an oath, and it does not entail expiation Date: 10-4-2023

    If one promises Allah while repenting that, " I promise Allah I'll not do so and so sin again, please forgive me." Then does it fall into taking oath to Allah or in name of Allah. Do we need to do Kaffarah if we happen to fall into same sin. Or we just need to sincerely repent again? Jazakallah .. More

  • Is it permissible to overeat if one is underweight? Date: 9-4-2023

    Assalamu alaykum the problem is that I am underweight and I don't know how to deal with this . Currently I am 42 kg and if you use the body mass/height formula to know your average weight I come 64 so 64 kg is my normal weight range . My parents advised me that i should eat 5 to 6 meals per day . My normal diet consist of few mouth falls 2 or 3 times.. More

  • How to get rid of disturbing dreams Date: 9-4-2023

    I want to ask a question about dreams. Since the beginning of this year I have been have gay sexual dreams that I don't like. they always come and go but there was a time it came too close so I prayed very hard for them to stop they stop from about two months only but then something happened last month I started having different sexual dreams that I.. More

  • Saying ‘Praise be to Allah’ during prostration does not invalidate the prayer Date: 2-4-2023

    Assalamualaikum, I was praying and I felt the need to sneeze but I stopped myself from sneezing (I know I shouldn't have done that) and I said AlHamdulilah, is my prayer valid? Because I didn't sneeze, I said AlHamdulilah in prostration and from my knowledge it is permissible to say that in prostration correct me if I am wrong .. More

  • Ruling on bowing down to others Date: 26-3-2023

    In a BDSM role play ( slave-master) is it shirk to bow down to the other person as a form of a sexual gratification? ( I wont go in detail as to why a person would do that, as the fetish can be looked on online, it is a well known fetish) The person knows that there is no God but Allah and fully accepts it.I think this is a popular fetish and there.. More

  • Broke an Oaths but Ignorantly Didn't Expiate for It Date: 15-3-2023

    salam I have a question. I've broken oaths in the past but didn't know I had to expiate them until now is it sinful that I didn't know and can I make up for them? .. More

  • Studying medicine in a non-Muslim country Date: 26-2-2023

    I want to study medicine. I live here in a non-Muslim country. I cannot afford to study in another country for medicine; for example, in a Muslim country. Will I enroll in medicine in my country where I may violate some of the Muslim teachings? The following are some things that I might encounter in studying medicine here in a non-Muslim country: (1).. More

  • Reluctant to Study and Wants to Take Money from Father who Works in Bank Date: 18-2-2023

    I cannot go to university and study due to medical condition and also I’m not interested in studying is it permissible to take some money from my father who works in a bank and buy land with it or do some business with that money? Is it halal? Or if I can return the money to him after?JazakAllah khair .. More

  • Using Someone Else's Wi-Fi Connection without Their Permission or Knowledge Date: 15-2-2023

    How to compensate stealing someone's wifi connection? If they won't forgive, do I have to pay all the monthly expenses in full when I was connected to them? And some of my family members was also connected without permission, if I pay or if they [my family] pay in full, does this rid me or them from paying too? .. More

  • Supplication to Say for a Non-Muslim Sneezer Date: 7-2-2023

    Al-Salamu AlaikumThank you for your time, I have a questionI am living in the west and my work mates and my chrisitan wife sneezes, is it permissible to tell them "Bless you" ?After All It's viewed as a nice gesture in this day. If not what can I tell, they don't understand arabicI hope you give me an answer, I am pretty conflicted if I am doing haram .. More

  • Seeing wet dreams Date: 14-1-2023

    I sometimes get wet dreams about being involved in some homosexual activity, It irritates me the whole time having such dreams and I really dislike it and feel disgusted .What should I do? .. More

  • Reward of learning worldly knowledge Date: 27-11-2022

    Assalamu Alaikum!Sheikh, I'm a 17 year old girl. I'm really interested in learning computer programming through halal option (i.e. online courses from home) and start Halal freelancing so that I can help my old father in earning because I don't have any brother. Recently, I saw some posts on social media which says Muslim women should not get worldly.. More

  • Ruling on Returning the Greeting of Peace When One Date: 21-9-2022

    If I watch a video about Islam and the person says assalamu ‘alaykum to the viewers, which includes me, is it obligatory to return the greeting, even though it is just a video and they cant hear me? .. More