691 fatwas

  • Naming the Child after the Father’s Name Date: 19-10-2021

    Is it permissible to name a child after the father only for that reason? For example, if the father is named Ali, can the son be named Ali, only because it is the father’s name, and not because of anything else? .. More

  • Naming a Baby Boy Sayid Muhammed Basil Date: 31-3-2021

    Assalam un alicom!Alhamdolillah, Allah swt gifetd us a baby boy and we need to cliarify a confusuion regarding his name, We want to keep his name as Syed Muhammed BASIL , however this name is christian originated please guide if we can keep this name of our child as muslims, JazakAllah .. More

  • Slaughtering the ‘Aqeeqah or the Udhhiyah in a Different Country than that of the One Offering It Date: 22-1-2021

    I am having a boy and for aqiqah i know i need to sacrifice 2 goats but i wanted to know if it is permissible to sacrifice 1 goat in uk and 1 goat in Bangladesh as we originate from there. .. More

  • Not Obligatory for a Non-Arab to Name His Children with Arabic Names Date: 16-11-2020

    Why is it necessary to name kids muslim names? .. More

  • Neglected by Her Father and Abused by Her Husband and Wants to Change Her Family Name Date: 27-10-2020

    Assalaamualaykum. Dear scholar, I met a person who went through very difficult circumstances since her childhood. Her father neglected since she is small her and till now will barely pay any attention to her. She was married at an early age and her husband has been abusive. Because she did not achieve much academically, she is not given due consideration.. More

  • Naming A Baby Girl Zukhruf Fatimah Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalaam o Alaikum. Can we give our baby girl the name "Zukhruf" like in 'Surah Al-Zukhru'? The Arabic word has different meanings, and I heard that it also means "(Pure Gold, A thing of real and unalterable value, Richest, Wealth, Decoration)". If yes, then can you please tell me all its possible meanings? May Allaah reward you.I'm waiting for your.. More

  • You Should Not Name Your Child 'Yusuf Rahmaan' Date: 6-9-2020

    Assalamu alaikum. Now I got a baby boy. We are choosing the name is Yousuf Rahman. Some body people's telling Keep Mohamed Yousuf or Abdul Rahman. Don't choose Yousuf rahman. That's way am confused. Please give solutions. .. More

  • Enrolling Students in Secular Public Schools or in Christian Private Schools: One Has to Opt for the Lesser of the Two Evils Date: 13-7-2020

    Assalamu alyakom wa rahmattallah wa barakatoh We live in a small city in a foreign country, we have two school options; first is public schools which are secular, and they don't give attention to religious values, we tried them first and we are not happy with their values and kids manners. The second option is private schools, however, they are all.. More

  • No Need to Explain Sex-related Matters to Children Date: 30-6-2020

    I have a son, about to be of 13 years, who has started showing the signs of puberty. My husband has decided to give him the talk related to it (including sex). The concern is, my husband has asked me that I must be present with him when he does so with the reason that if son has any queries related to a female’s body, a mother can be the best guidance.. More

  • Not Obliged to Change Your Name Date: 21-4-2020

    Assalamu alaikum. Im Nafais 34yrs now. I had a doubt on my name meaning. My name was kept by my grandfather. When i asked from my parents they dont know the meaning of it. Even i cant find the meaning for my name by searching google. Only thing i found was yhat there was a publication name "Dar-Al-Nafais." Im worried whether im living without a meaningless.. More

  • Naming a Boy Muhammad Irhaam Date: 15-4-2020

    I suggest a Name for My newly Born Baby boy, Muhammad ارحام Is this Name is good, Please Guide .. More

  • Common Names for Males and Females Date: 2-3-2020

    My name Is Shahanaz Akter Saimoon.here,saimoon is a boy name.I am a girl.Is it permissible to keep a boy name for a girljQuery1110023540983116975034_1576651252914??and what is the meaning of that(saimoon) name?? ? .. More

  • An illegitimate child Is Not Traced To The Adulterer Date: 23-2-2020

    I had committed zina when I was young with a Christian woman and had a son. Now he is 10years old. We were not married but I support financially and have communications with my son. My immediate family knows but my relatives dont. What I can do as a muslim to my son? Im not given any decision about my son’s life. His mother is already pregnant again.. More

  • Renouncing Child's Custody After Divorce Date: 12-2-2020

    My new husband asked me if i had any affairs before marriage infront of kabah.I denied(lied since i repented from my past relations). Later he digged and found old chats in my phone. i had to confess all about my past to him. But he lost trust and always suspects that i am still in touch with men. I recently came to my hometown for the delivery of.. More

  • Husband Abroad For 3 Years and Once He Arrived Wife Had Baby Date: 30-10-2019

    A Muslim got a very lucrative job in a kuffar country. He was in this land for 3 years and 8 months. When he came back home his wife had just born a baby, yet they did not had any contact during the time he worked in the kuffar country except by phone. Can he deny his paternity or is this haram for him since his wife refers to the Sacred Law and says.. More