31 fatwas

  • Asking Allah for Martyrdom to Attain Al-Firdaws Does Not Negate Sincerity Date: 22-4-2021

    Assalamualaikum. If I ask Allah martyrdom because I want to attain firdaus ,does it comes under the ruling of sincerely asking Allah for martyrdom ? JazakAllah .. More

  • Acts for Which One Gets the Reward of a Martyr Date: 17-4-2019

    Assalam aalekum is there any deed through which we can get reward of saheed.how to achieve the reward of saheed in akhirah .. More

  • Whether martyrdom is accepted from Muslim who does not pray Date: 21-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question; if a person dies as a martyr or dies by being killed or being shot or by a bomb and that person did not pray, will that person's martyrdom be accepted or not? .. More

  • One who dies in train crash may qualify as martyr Date: 27-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. My husband was suffering from severe depression, It could also have been a clinical depression. Only Allaah knows; last month, he left the house telling me he was going to meet someone. Within 30 minutes, I got a call from the police informing me that he was involved in a train accident. I rushed to the hospital, where he was still.. More

  • It is not impossible that the martyrs enjoy the hoor al-'ayn before the Day of Resurrection Date: 13-12-2015

    Once a martyr's soul is placed in a green bird's body in jannah, will he be able to meet and have intercourse with hoor al-ayn even before the Day of Judgement? Many people claimed that the martyrs are living together with hoor al-ayn now (although the martyrs are using the green bird bodies before the Day of Judgement instead of human bodies), is their.. More

  • All categories of martyrs are not equal in reward in all aspects Date: 17-1-2015

    We know from hadith that apart from death in a war against non-muslims, there are many types of deaths that give a person the status of a martyr. For example, death by drowning, fire, falling wall etc. My question is will those who died by drowning, fire, falling wall, stomach disease etc. get the rewards of making intercession for 70 people and reward.. More

  • No supplication to stop decomposition of the dead Date: 24-4-2014

    Du’a to preclude worms or worm-related creatures to devour the cadaver of a deceased Muslim Question: Asalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu. When a deceased person is buried under the ground, his cadaver shall eventually decompose to form part of the soil of the ground. While the cadaver is in the lying state deep down the ground, it is exposed.. More

  • Difference between the martyrs of this world and those of the Hereafter Date: 20-1-2014

    My father died as a result of a motorcycle accident upon his return from the Taraaweeh prayer on the 17th of last Ramadhaan. Is he a martyr? What is the difference between the martyrs of this world and those of the Hereafter? .. More

  • Criterion of martyrdom resulting from death because of abdominal disease Date: 20-1-2014

    My mother died five days ago and six months ago she was a victim of a disease due to which she could hardly swallow food and drink, so much so that she lost much weight. In her last days, she was unable to swallow anything before she died. The physicians claim that she had esophagus blockage. Is my mother considered a martyr resulting.. More

  • Is death during Hajj considered martyrdom? Date: 20-1-2014

    I would like to know: if somebody dies during Hajj, will he be considered a martyr? Thank you... More

  • What does martyrdom pardon and what does it not pardon Date: 20-1-2014

    It is mentioned in a Hadeeth from the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, that the Shaheed is forgiven at the first drop of his blood. Is the Shaheed forgiven for all of his sins, even major sins? May Allaah The Almighty reward you... More

  • It is hoped that someone who is killed by oppression is counted as a martyr Date: 20-1-2014

    I disagreed with my friend about using the word "Shaheed" (martyr) for someone who was killed without right. He claims that we should consider that person to be a martyr, because he was killed by betrayal and oppression, in accordance with the Hadeeth: "Whoever is killed defending himself is a martyr." Is this true? To what extent can this Hadeeth be.. More

  • Is one who dies during surgery considered a martyr? Date: 20-1-2014

    Is the believer who dies during heart surgery a martyr? If it is so, will his body be kept from decomposing in the grave? When the organs of the deceased are soft while washing his body, is it a sign of faith?.. More

  • Permissibility of calling someone a Shaheed by way of hope and not assertion Date: 19-1-2014

    Lately, there are people both in the media and among the youth who claim others have achieved Paradise and Shahaadah (i.e. martyrdom). Is there anything that is established concerning that from Ahl As-Sunnah? I hope that you will present us with the opinions of the scholars, specifically Ibn Taymiyyah and his students, may Allaah have mercy upon them,.. More

  • How could a Muslim woman attain the reward of a Martyr? Date: 29-5-2013

    I am a Muslim girl whose single greatest concern is attaining martyrdom for the sake of Allaah The Almighty but I cannot fight in the battlefield, so what should I do to attain such a rank when I die? May Allaah The Almighty Reward you with good... More