837 fatwas

  • Held the Quran and Promised Not to Do a Certain Thing Date: 30-3-2021

    Please I want to know If I made an oath in the following situation: I held the quran and promised nobody in particular, I just said "I promise not to do a certain thing" without mentioning Allah or even the quran I was holding. Is it still an oath? .. More

  • For an Oath to Be Valid It Must Be Verbalized Loud Date: 2-12-2020

    Assamuliyum, I was wondering if an oath would count if my lips are sealed but you can hear the mumbling of my mouth but the lips aren't moving.Thanky you. .. More

  • Mother Took Oath Not to Take Medicine but They Forced Her to Do So Date: 28-11-2020

    Assalamualaikum Sheikh My mother has a sleeping disorder problem. For this doctor has precribe her medicine. She didn't want to take medicine because of side-effects of the medicine like depression, sedation, agitation, drowsiness. One day she has taken an oath by Allah that she Won't take medicine anymore. But as it is important for her to take medicine.. More

  • Made a Vow to Give 5 Percent of His Salary If He Receives an Increase Date: 23-11-2020

    Asalumu alaiykum warahmatuallahi wabarakatuI made a vow that l would give 2.5 percent of my salary in charity and then vowed to give another 2,5 ,so 5percent ,if l got an increase. I received both salary increases and fulfilled the vow. At the time I did not know that conditional vows are makrooh in the Deen however, l fulfilled the vow. I was unemployed.. More

  • Permissible to Pray in a Place Owned by Others without their Permission Date: 13-10-2020

    What is the ruling on praying on other peoples’ property? Is it necessary to ask the owner’s permission to do that first before praying? For example, if I am out and I need to pray, especially when the owner is not Muslim and doesn’t know that which prayer is. Also, if the owner of the property refuses to allow me to pray there, and the time for.. More

  • Signs to Know That Someone Has Really Seen Prophet in a Dream Date: 12-10-2020

    What are the signs to know that someone has seen Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam in dream? How to verify that someone has seen him [Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam] in dream? .. More

  • No Permission Is Required in Summarizing another Author’s Book Date: 30-9-2020

    As-Salaam Alaykum. If someone wishes to write a book or create a video series based (loosely or heavily) on another work, is it mandatory to get permission from the author? The person intending to create the new series will rely on the hadeeth gradings and overall structure of the book. Jazakallah Khayran .. More

  • Ranks of People of Knowledge Who Can Make Ijtihaad Date: 22-9-2020

    3) A: How many types of people in islam in terms of knowledge. I know only 2 type. Lay man and scholar. [As far as I know, scholar can do ijhtihad/qiyas. And the lay man have to follow the scholar].Is there a third type (for example of student of knowledge)? If yes, can they make ijhtihad? .. More

  • Greatest Means to Fix Knowledge in the Heart and Prevent Forgetting It Date: 12-7-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum. I have problem with retaining things in my memory. i easily forget them whenever I learn. I will like you to refer me to a/some supplications from the holy prophet (S.A). Jazakallahu Khair in anticipation of your reply .. More

  • Swore that If She Does Something She Becomes a Kaafir Date: 17-6-2020

    I swore in the name of ALLAH that i would be kafir if i do this and then later i broke by doing that thing.But at that time i didnt know that it would make me kafir..i was completely unaware.Please tell me did i become kafir? .. More

  • Adult Brother and Sister Sleeping Together Date: 15-6-2020

    Is it permissible for 18 years old brother to sleep with her 22 years old sister. I know there is a hadees about separating their beds, but due some reasons such as feeling fear while sleeping alone, can we put pillow between us to prevent touching each other, and making sure we dont see each others awrah? Is that allowed? .. More

  • Swore to Say a Certain Formula of Exalting the Mention of the Prophet Date: 9-6-2020

    Aoa, few years ago I took an oath on a condition and the condition got fulfilled. I said that I will recite "Jazzalahu ana muhammadan Sallallaho aliehe wassalam ma hua ahluhu" DAILY 200 times then I said 500 times. Now, I'm confused as this durood shareef isn't authentic or so. What should I do with it? Should I change it.? Or can I just stop this?.. More

  • Seeking Interpretation of A Dream about Marriage Date: 25-3-2020

    Asalam Walaikum. I am 25 years old unmarried Muslim girl. I recently had a dream where I am getting engaged to an unmarried man in a blessed house which belongs to my family currently. Since I am unmarried right now I needed help in interpreting this dream. I tried searching online for answers but couldn't find any proper answers. Hence I am writing.. More

  • Has Dirsturbing Dreams And Thinks It Is Jinn Possession Date: 20-2-2020

    Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh, When I go to bed and close my eyes sometimes I get images eventhough I am awake. Also I get dreams as if in real life typically as sleeping. For example in my dream I see the things from where I am sleeping, initially when it first happened I was just kid and thought that it wasn't a dream because when you.. More

  • Saw A Dream after Someone Expressed Interest To Marry Her Date: 26-12-2019

    Assalamulaikum, Hope you're doing well. Basically, there is someone from my family who is interested to marry me, he has even spoken to his parents but his parents do not agree due to false rumors about me. i performed an istekhara, i get a dream at night where there is a white cloth and its floating in the air and there are 2 more people in the room,.. More