859 fatwas

  • Saying ‘I Will Pray Regularly’ Is Not an Explicit Wording of a Vow Date: 12-5-2022

    As-salaam alykum sheikhMany years ago, before I knew what nadhr and oaths were and their rulings, I was talking to myself (while moving my lips) and I said something like "I will always pray 10 minutes after the azaan unless if I am in a congregation"; is this a binding vow which I should carry on forever and there is no expiation for it? JazakAllah.. More

  • Feels Jealous when He Sees Someone Doing Something Date: 11-4-2022

    How to know the feeling that you have is envy. sometimes I feel something similar to jealousy when I see someone doing something that is of good standards, and immediately I say allahuma barik. Q1) Is me saying alahuma barik even when I get this sense of feeling prevent evil eye from falling into that person? Q2)what should I do if I constantly get.. More

  • Knowing That One’s Intention Is Purely Dedicated to Allah Date: 8-2-2022

    How do I know that my intention is good and dedicated only to Allah? .. More

  • Drinking by Three Breaths Date: 22-11-2021

    Some student of knowledge and many people in our country(Bangladesh) say that Drinking water in 3 breaths is a 'Sunnah' . Are there any authentic hadith or evidence backing this up? Or is this another innovation? .. More

  • Wants to Study About Islam But His Parents Prevent Him Date: 22-11-2021

    I am 20 yrs old boy.I am born in a Muslim family.But my parents are not a true believer.I want to study about Islam.But my parents didn't give permission.can I disobey them? .. More

  • Sees Images When He Closes His Eyes and Relaxes Date: 18-11-2021

    Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu. Many times I get images when I close my eyes and relax. Today when going to work in the bus I got images and I said I seek refuge in Allah from the cursed satan. But the images still kept comming. Sometimes I get images of women. Is this in the capacity of the jinn? .. More

  • Greeting by Saying 'Ciao' Date: 24-10-2021

    I was wondering what the ruling on using the word “ciao” is. The word ciao originally came from another language, where it was used as “s-ciao su”. The meaning of it originally was “I am your slave” but it has gone through a great change and is used to say goodbye in numerous languages. I speak one of these languages with my family, and.. More

  • The Statement in the Question Is Not a Vow Date: 19-10-2021

    If one says (with no intention to make a vow), "I shall fast for one day with the purpose of making Allah happy", would his saying be considered a vow? .. More

  • Made Too Many Vows and Did Not Fulfil Them Date: 17-10-2021

    Sheikh,I had ask this question earlier in question no.2800467,but to my suprise you referred me to a fatwa that does not even correlate with that.Here is the question again: I had made too many vows to Allaah,some of them, which I know the rulings on vows and other i am ignorant of those rulings.Most of it were unfufilled and i have decided to repent.What.. More

  • Interpretation of the Dream in Verse 8:43 Date: 16-10-2021

    As-salaamu 'alaykum.I have read that the dreams of Prophet peace be upon him are all truth.In surah 8:43 Prophet peace be upon him saw the army of Abu Jahl few in number, but there where much bigger. Can you please explain it, beacuse seems like contradiction?Jazakallah .. More

  • Vowed to Fast 30 Days If She Breaks Her Oath Date: 5-9-2021

    Asalamu aleikum may Allah accept your deeds I had a question plz help me I took an oath that I will fast for 30 days if I watch dirty things but don't remember if I send conservatively. I broke my oath by watching it. I always took an oath of fasting 30 days for doing another bad deed. And I did it and that is 60 days of fasting, what should I do I.. More

  • Making an Unspecified Vow and Supplicating in a Language other than Arabic Date: 24-8-2021

    Assalamu Alaikum Kindly apologise for my bad English language 1) iam a non arab. Iam from india. I read your fatwa about dua in salah with own language is permissible. So my question is can i make dua in salah in english? (My mother tounge is not english) 2) i read your fatwa about vow that if a person say " i vowed ", it is a unspecified vow and.. More

  • Jokingly Slandering Friends Date: 3-8-2021

    Assalamu Alaikum 1) If i slander my friends, they have no sad or enmity towards me. They just take as a fun . Is these type of slandering haram? 2) can i give money to orphanage care taker for buying food or cloth for the orphans as an expiation for breaking oath? Jazakkallahu Khairan .. More

  • How to Give Up Bowing Down to People When It Is Their Mode of Greeting Date: 2-8-2021

    Assalamu alaykum.How can i give up bowing in a country where it is their mode of greeting and the person in question interacts with professors,lectures,the rich,family members etc? .. More

  • Expiation for Breaking a Promise Three Times Date: 10-6-2021

    My question is that I broke a promise to Allah 3 times and now do I expiate 3 times by feeding 30 people? And secondly during Ramadan I can feed people by providing them iftaar? And please tell the exact ruling on what to feed and how many times .. More