157 fatwas

  • Circumcision and changing the creation of Allaah Date: 25-8-2015

    When a man does not circumcise his sons out of fearing harm or under the pretext that it is changing the creation of Allaah, then what is the Sharee'ah ruling? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Removing pubic hair for pregnant wife Date: 12-3-2015

    My wife is pregnant,if it is possible can I remove public hair in Islam? .. More

  • Permissible to trim beard exceeding fist's length, according to one view Date: 20-2-2015

    You mentioned in a fatwa: “As regards trimming the beard, Ibn Abi Shaybah in his Musannaf mentioned that Ali used to trim his beard beside his cheeks, and Taawoos used to trim his beard and does not consider that it is a waajib not to shave the beard. Wakee’ says that Abu Hilaal said, I asked Hasan and Ibn Seereen: they said: There is no harm in.. More

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste can serve as Siwaak Date: 30-1-2015

    Dear brothers, As-salam Alykum. Q. Toothbrush in Islam is a Sunnah. Can we count on the modern Toothbrush with toothpaste too or not? Thank you and may Allah guide and protect us all. .. More

  • There was no dispute between ‘Umar and his son over trimming the beard Date: 10-1-2015

    Is it true that Abdullah ibn Umar engaged in argument with his father Umar on the issue of trimming beard? As Umar trimmed something from his beard, Abdullah ibn Umar stopped talking to his father till the latter`s death. .. More

  • How to hold the Siwaak according to the Sunnah Date: 26-12-2014

    Assalaamu alaikum, dear shaikh some websites say that when you use siwak keep your little finger at the end lowest back part of it. Is this true? 2 - They say when you intend to discard siwak then bury it somewhere rather to throw in the dustbin as it was a source of cleanliness and a honorable sunnah. Is it also true? Jazaak ALLAHU Khair. .. More

  • What is meant by ‘when both the circumcised parts meet’ Date: 21-8-2014

    There is a hadith narrated by Ayesha that says that ghusl following sexual intercourse becomes obligatory when both the circumcised parts meet. Doesn't this mean that female circumcision is obligatory? .. More

  • The wisdom of male circumcision Date: 5-4-2014

    Assalaamu Alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh In response to your fatwa http://www.islamweb.net/emainpage/index.php?page=showfatwa&Option=FatwaId&Id=90462 a non-muslim asked a following question : “Circumcision does cause harm ... it removes the most sensitive portions of the penis. It causes nerve damage. It removes the natural gliding action.. More

  • Her husband badly needs a job but it requires shaving his beard Date: 31-3-2014

    Salam alaikum My husband quit a halal job he had for years as it does not allow beard due to the job requirement to wear gas mask. We took our children's out of Islamic school and used our saving to get him to truck job. We lose our hse in the process as we are unable to keep payment. The truck driving job takes him away from home for weeks. But able.. More

  • Shaving the hair that grows on the cheekbones and under the lower lip Date: 28-1-2014

    Is it permissible to shave the hair that grows under the lower lip, since it is not included in the chin? Does the cheek include the area beyond the bone of the lower jaw? Is it permissible to shave the area beyond the cheeks, such as the hair that grows on the cheekbones? May Allaah Reward you. .. More

  • Malicious allegations about shaving the beard Date: 28-1-2014

    Why is shaving beards prohibited, though the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, did not forbid it? He just ordered us to let beards grow and the authentic Hadeeth states: "Whatever I command you, try your best to execute it." In Algeria, shaving the beard has become a habit; and the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said: "Sin is the act.. More

  • What is permissible as a whole must not be banned Date: 21-1-2014

    What is the Islamic ruling on female circumcision? Is it a religious obligation? What is the ruling on the law that bans it in terms of their accordance with the Islamic Sharee‘ah? .. More

  • Ruling on marriage to an uncircumcised man Date: 21-1-2014

    In the Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful, The Ever Merciful Assalaamu Alaykum, What is the Sharee‘ah ruling on marriage to an uncircumcised man? Indeed, before he converted to Islam, he was a Christian. If this marriage is concluded, then, what should be done?Another question: a man killed a woman in a car accident about seven years ago, and now.. More

  • Sharee‘ah stance on complete removal of the pubic and armpit hair Date: 21-1-2014

    In the Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful, The Ever Merciful Is it permissible to remove the pubic and armpit hair completely so that it does not grow again?.. More

  • Is it obligatory for an adult to get circumcised? Date: 21-1-2014

    I am a 24-year-old Muslim man and I am not circumcised until now because my parents did not want me to be circumcised when I was young. What is the ruling if I die or get married? In this case, will this be unlawful? .. More