553 fatwas

  • Masturbation at the time of necessity Date: 26-11-2001

    Assalaamalaikum I would like your advice on a personal matter. Before I reverted to Islam I used to masturbate and even now I still occasionally get the urge. As I am not married I feel there is no other way to control it. I read in some hadiths that I should fast to remove desires but this is not enough to remove the desire. Please advise me. .. More

  • Using a pillow for sexual release Date: 24-11-2001

    I am a Muslim man, not married yet, never committed adultery. I live in Canada and I am exposed to Fitna a lot. When I get a sexual urge, I don't masturbate but I use a pillow as a substitute to fulfil my desire. Is this behavior Haram? .. More

  • Married Woman Masturbated Date: 20-11-2001

    I am a married woman. I masturbated while my husband was away. Is that adultery? .. More

  • Friends Who Lie, Insult Their Father, Cheat Non-Muslims Etc. Date: 20-11-2001

    I have Muslim friends, yet I am unsure whether they are of true faith. I question this because I find they are happy and purposely lie about most things. Can you advise where I can learn about speaking the truth, and honesty is in accord with Islam, and defrauding and stealing from non-Muslims? I am 27 years old and have a sister 19 years of age, living.. More

  • Sexual Thoughts Leading to Ejaculation Date: 1-11-2001

    I wonder if it is a sin for a Muslim to have sexual thoughts which makes one ejaculate. I have asked many brothers but never got a satisfactory answer with proof. .. More

  • Watching sex movies in marital sex Date: 22-10-2001

    I pray all the time, fast, and do what God Commands in His Book. My problem: my wife is slightly fat and she can't "turn me on" at all, but I love her. I am still too young to take any medications, so to solve my problem I watch sex movies. I just watch so I can be ready to have sex with my wife, nothing else. Is this approved in Islam? .. More

  • Secretly Listening to Someone's Conversation Date: 15-10-2001

    Is one allowed to listen to someone's conversation secretly if you think they are talking about you? .. More

  • Chatting on Internet and Receiving Obscene Picture Date: 24-9-2001

    One day in Ramadhan I was chatting on Internet. I received a picture (I was almost sure that it contained a bad photo but I opened it to see what it contained? Then I regretted this act very much and I quickly closed the photo. I ask God for forgiveness. I want to know if God will accept my apology and what I must do to correct this big mistake. Thank.. More

  • Is the Man Who Masturbates Cursed? Date: 18-9-2001

    Is the guy who masturbates cursed? .. More

  • Masturbation Date: 16-9-2001

    What is the verdict of masturbation for someone who is away from home most of the year in another country for work?. Please advise us to help us clean our souls. .. More

  • Punishment for Masturbation Date: 13-9-2001

    What is the punishment of masturbating in the Day of Judgment? Does masturbation make you go to Hell? .. More

  • Lying to wife to avoid suspicions, etc. Date: 31-7-2001

    Can someone lie to his wife to avoid her accusations and suspicions? Although if this is OK, it is not one of the 3 exceptions for lying... More

  • Lying to obtain US passport Date: 30-7-2001

    I am an Egyptian citizen who holds the American green card. After five years from acquiring the green card I can get an American passport in case I have spent at least 50% of that time in the States. In 10 days I'm going to the States to apply for American citizenship because 5 years have passed since I got the green card. However, I have not spent.. More

  • Praying that Allah will cause him misfortune and later regreting it Date: 16-7-2001

    I have asked for your help before and I cannot tell you how much I appreciate your efforts. My situation is that many times I get urges or feelings to ask Allah to cause me something bad, such as failing in my work, or losing my health, or becoming hideous. I try to resist these feelings but sometimes I give in and ask Allah for something bad. I feel.. More

  • Masturbating without Using Hand Date: 27-6-2001

    Can you masturbate not using your hand? Is that allowed? .. More