378 fatwas

  • Offering The Funeral Prayer After Burial Date: 20-10-2019

    Assalaamu 'alay kum, We know it is allowed for someone who missed the janaazah prayer to go to the cemetery and offer it, even though the deceased has already been prayed over, like the Messenger of Allah (may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) did for the lady who used to clean the masjid. Is there a time limit for this? For example, if.. More

  • The Legislated Prayer For the Deceased Date: 2-10-2019

    Assalamu alaikum,is there any Sunnah Salah for the dead after burrying them in order to save from the torments of grave to be prayed by their children.I recently heard such a prayer in which you recite surah fathiha and then ayatulkursi,surah athakasur and 15 times surah iklas in both the raqahs.I tried to stop them saying there is no so called prayer.. More

  • Noticed Holes In His Mother’s Grave and Dogs May Harm the Body Date: 26-8-2019

    The graveyard where my mother is busried sometimes develops hole due to the mud collapsing. I have sometimes seen dogs coming out of these holes. I am not sure whether they would have gone fully inside and affected her remains. Should I fill the grave up with fresh mud if I see hole. If the dog would have gone deep inside and touched the remains does.. More

  • Greeting the Dead When Passing by a Walled Graveyard Date: 9-5-2019

    What is saying when passing near Kabristan .. 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

  • Method of Washing the Dead Date: 19-3-2019

    Pls I want to know how to bath a deceased person? .. More

  • What to Wear for the Funeral and How to Supplicate Date: 3-12-2018

    Salam Alikuumi have 2 questions1) how i must dress to a funeral?2) what can i say for my mom at the funeral? (which du'a? ) .. More

  • Dispute on Wearing Niqaab and Visiting Graves Date: 13-3-2018

    Salam aleikum My husband is Always arguing with me about islam and how i follow and so on. For example if there is 2 opinions from the ulamahs i Always follow the strictest. Its bcz i want to be sure not getting sins ( even thou of course we are just peoole and sin anyway ) like the niqab . I follow the opinion its fardh and i wear niqab i Think that.. More

  • Burying miscarried fetus Date: 3-1-2018

    I am sorry to bother, but I need some help. I had a miscarriage at 7 weeks 2 years ago, and they washed my fetus off. We did not bury it because the baby was not formed. Is that a sin? Can you please tell me what should have been done? I know that it is too late to ask, but it is really heavy on my heart, and I am really worried. And could this miscarriage.. More

  • Attending funeral of non-Muslim relative Date: 3-1-2018

    Praise be to Allah and His Messenger, sallallahu ʻalayhi wa sallam. Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. Praise be to Allah, I have converted to being a Sunni Muslim while I previously was from an Ismaili (Ismailee/Aga Khani) sect. Praise be to Allah, my wife and children have also converted. I cannot thank Allah, the Exalted, enough for his guidance and.. More

  • Performing funeral prayer over a sorcerer Date: 31-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykhs. What is the ruling regarding praying the funeral prayer for one's parents who were sorcerers. And what if the son/daughter is unaware whether they repented or not before their death and only knows with certainty that they were sorcerers? May Allah reward you, Shaykhs. .. More

  • Offering funeral prayer after ‘Asr Date: 29-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu.Shaykh, may Allah reward you for your previous answers. Shaykh, in our country, Bangladesh, people pray the funeral prayer after the ‘Asr prayer. As far as I know, there are no prayers after the ‘Asr prayer. Is that funeral prayer valid? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Completing rows in funeral prayer Date: 28-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Is it a condition for the funeral prayer to be valid that it be prayed in congregation only? In Al-Masjid Al-Haraam, there is a funeral prayer everydayafter every after obligatory prayer, as far as I have noticed, but some people pray and some do not pray it, and I have no idea whether the person.. More

  • Carrying body of deceased on car from mosque to graveyard Date: 22-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Is it haram to use a car/truck to take a deceased person to the masjid and then to their grave? .. More

  • Holding banquet for relatives and poor people after father's death Date: 13-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I read in your fatwas that it is a religious innovation to arrange a feast 40 days after the death of someone. What if one customarily gathers his relatives after his father's death (with no emphasis on a specific day and date) and arranges a feast for them where some poor people are also invited? This is not done as a specific act.. More