571 fatwas

  • Ruling on forsaking a friend Date: 14-1-2023

    I recently have a friend who speaks in a manner when we are together (and there is also a third person), that has negative impact on my mental well being. His habits are fine and he is a good muslim. But i don't feel that positive affect that a friend should have in one's life. It feels like a time waste. When I spoke to him about the problem that his.. More

  • Giving Fake Reviews on Products Date: 22-11-2022

    AssalamualikumSo recently I learned about this new way to earn money online.It is about giving reviews about products and getting money for the task on Amazon. Now, I know that giving fake reviews will be haram from another answered question.( https://www.islamweb.net/en/fatwa/424609/selling-products-on-amazon-by-cheating-and-deceiving ) Now I am planning.. More

  • Nature of backbiting Date: 20-10-2022

    What forms of gossip/backbiting are considered haram? There is this suspicious individual who my family and I know and his friend now and then relates to me this individual's supposed true nature. He claims that he is a bad person and he relates to me his experience with him and the various misdeeds that he has committed? Am I committing a sin by listening.. More

  • Backbiting of the Wronged Person Against the Person Who Wronged Him Date: 20-10-2022

    Assalamu aleykum.My mother always give complain of her boss to me when i can't settle the score between her and her boss.Is this a form of backbiting? .. More

  • Backbiting an Unknown Person Date: 19-10-2022

    Assalamu alaikum. I happen to backbite someone without knowing that he is actually a Muslim. I live in a kaffir country. What's the ruling for that? Am I sinful? Will I be held accountable? .. More

  • How to Treat Addiction to Pornography Date: 15-8-2022

    Asalaamu alaikum. I am someone who is addicted to porn. I have tried many ways to come out of it, but still sometimes I go back to it. These days I started texting a foreigner online. Talking to him helps me mitigate my urges to watch porn. I have never seen him nor talked to him. All I know is he is a muslim. I have got attached to him and I want to.. More

  • Advising Non-Muslims Date: 25-7-2022

    If I hear a non Muslim swear, or backbite or do any other sin do I have to telll them not to do it? And am I assisting in sin if I help carry haram foods for my non Muslim mother to eat? .. More

  • Is It Backbiting to Say That Someone Was Smoking Date: 27-3-2022

    A person was smoking in the room and I saw him doing thatNext day another person asks me what he was doing yesterday in that room If I say he was smoking then it's geebah How to answer these kind of questions .. More

  • Enrolling in University with Qualifying Marks without Cheating Date: 13-3-2022

    In Fatwa No: 115236 you said that if a university requires specific number of of marks then you can't enroll if you have cheated in exam.if I am getting qualifying marks without cheating can I apply or not.and give entrance. .. More

  • Watching Pornographic Films That Contain Muslim Tag Is Not Kufr Date: 25-12-2021

    Is it kufr to watch porn that contain muslim tag like hijab? .. More

  • Hearing a Speech Unintentionally Is Not Backbiting Date: 22-12-2021

    Salaam,If you overhear a conversation without intending to hear it, is that haram? For example, the people are talking so loudly that you can't help but just hear them. Do you have to do anything to ensure you don't hear them in this situation?jazakAllahKhair .. More

  • Pointing Out to Errors in Articles and Books Is Not Backbiting If It Is Purposeful Date: 22-12-2021

    Salaam,Is criticism the same as backbiting. For example, if I write a review of a book and post it online and I criticise not necessarily the writer but the writing itself or express my opinions on why I didn't like something or why I thought the story wasn't well written, would that be backbiting?JazakAllahKhair .. More

  • Criticized Food Prepared by Other Maid: Is It Backbiting? Date: 5-12-2021

    once my maid was asking me about a cooking that my other maid cooked , if i told her that there is less of salt and tell the one that has cooked it to add some salt . Will telling this to the present maid be considered backbiting or gheebah because the other was not present? .. More

  • Reasons That Lead a Person to Disobey Allah Date: 22-11-2021

    As-salamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh Sheikh what the causes that make a person transgress the limit of Allah(?)(ie to commit sin). Would appreciate it, if you give a comprehensive answerJazak Allahu Khayran .. More

  • Her Mother Does Not Stop from Backbiting People Who Wronged Her Date: 22-11-2021

    Assalamualaikum sheikh I know backbiting is a major sin. But many a times my mother speaks about people who have wronged her in some way says things about them which are not actually good .I have tried to make her understand but she says that they did wrong and that's why she's talking about them. If I leave or don't listen to such backbiting my mother.. More