389 fatwas

  • Supplications are accepted after reciting Al-Faatihah and the last verses of Al-Baqarah Date: 15-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I heard a hadith on Iqra TV that says something in the sense that whoever recites the verse 'Rabbana, inana samayna munadeeyan enadee lil iman...' or the last two verses of Surah Al-Baqarah or other verses that I cannot recall while standing for prayer and asks Allaah a need, He will give it to him. I am sure the hadith exists but.. More

  • Ruling on saying inshaa’ Allaah in supplication Date: 6-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it allowed to use the phrase, 'May allah reward u inshaa’ Allaah'? Or may one say inshaa’ Allaah when making dua (supplication) for others? For example: May allah forgive your sins inshaa’ Allaah, or, May Allaah make u the people of paradise inshaa’ Allaah. .. More

  • Permissibility of supplicating against an oppressor Date: 20-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum Sir. I and my family members are facing a lot of problems from my sister's husband, he always insults and abuses us with very bad language. He even wants his friends to beat me and my brother, and he abused my mother in front of me with very abusive language. Please help me, I am so depressed, I did not do anything to him and did not.. More

  • The reason supplications do not always prevent harm Date: 19-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I noticed two hadiths in Sahih Muslim where Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said that if one stops at a place and says, "I seek refuge in the perfect Words of Allah from the evil of what He has created," then nothing will harm that person. Does this mean that, Allaah forbid, a Muslim who said this and was severely assaulted.. More

  • The Sunnah concerning entering and leaving the house Date: 19-10-2015

    What is the Sunnah as regards entering and leaving one's own house? Should we go out with the right or the leg foot first? Is this supported by any hadith of Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi was sallam? We know that there is a supplication at the time of sleeping: Allahumma (Bismika/Bi-ismika) amutu wa ahia (O Allah, in Your name do we die and live). I.. More

  • Reciting Al-Faatihah, Al-Ikhlas, Al-Falaq and An-Nas seven times each after the Friday prayer Date: 23-8-2015

    Is reciting Al-Faatihah along with Al-Ikhlas and Al-Mu‘awwithatan (Al-Falaq and An-Nas) seven times each after the Friday prayer one of the deeds that wipes out sins? What is the evidence on this from the Sunnah? Please make a good supplication for me. .. More

  • Ash-Shaafi‘i's opinion that supplication is recommended on specific nights Date: 21-7-2015

    the shaykh in a musjid quoted imam ALShafie as saying that "it has come to us that 4 nights are for beseeching ALLAH (swt) the first night of RAJAB the 2 nights of the EIDS and the 15 night of SHABAAN" is this based on authentic narrations. .. More

  • Reciting Dhikr in a diaper room with impurities Date: 14-7-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum. I recently had a baby boy wa alhamdulilah. I change his nappy and dirty clothes and bath him in my bedroom because I don't have another place to do it (our toilet is small and unsuitable). I cannot keep all of the changing area and equipment completely free of impurities as I have to change his nappy and clothes frequently and can't.. More

  • No evidence for any sequence when supplicating Date: 15-5-2015

    AssalamualikumImwas told when doing dua there are steps: First for yourself then your parents then brothers then teachers then relatives then the world Pls clarify .. More

  • Saying 'Ya Hayyu Ya Qayyoom' 40 times before Fajr prayer Date: 12-5-2015

    Assalam Alaykum Rahmatullah wa Barrakatu,I saw this on one of the sites and just want to check its authenticity and whether it not its ok to engage in saying this.I want to keep away from innovation and doubtful matters but want to check.Please provide advice on this matter.Reciting “ya Hayyu, ya Qayyum” before dawn Posted on January 6, 2011 by.. More

  • Addressing Allaah with 'dear Allaah' in prayer Date: 29-4-2015

    Assalamo Alaykum. Is it allowed to say dear Allah? .. More

  • Reading the Mu‘awwithaat and wiping over the body after prayer is not legislated Date: 14-2-2015

    Assalaamu'alaykum, My question is: When we read surah al-Ikhlâs and the Mu'awadhatayn after each salaah do we have to blow in our hands and wipe over our body just like the Prophet (SAW) did before he retired to bed? Jazaak'Allah kheir .. More

  • The proper use for 'Ameen' is after supplication Date: 10-2-2015

    Asalamu alakium dear shiekh Recently I have been seeing this alot on social media people replying with thuma ameen... or summa ameen and also I've heard people saying this after anything good happens is there any evidence for this saying in the sunnah of the prophet and is there any saheeh narrations for this saying jazakallahu khyran .. More

  • Repeating a specific supplication for 21 days is an innovation Date: 31-1-2015

    Assalamu alaikum.i read a book some days ago about Dua and I saw one specific dua which I should repeat for 21 days and I was able to make just 8 days of it so my question is must I complet the remaining days or should I ignore it.your answer is important please Assalamu alaikum. .. More

  • Supplicating Allaah to send the Angels to fulfill a wish Date: 4-1-2015

    I have two questions please please give answer ......is it permissible to say may allah fulfill all your wishes by sending the angels....my second question is if i give any name of allah to the creation is major shirk...how major shirk can apply by giving allah name?? .. More