300 fatwas

  • Buying permissible things from shops that sell other forbidden items Date: 31-1-2023

    I live in North America and would like to know if it is allowed to buy things (like food) from shops that sell crosses, amulets, etc. These stores (like Walmart) also sell things with holy words that will not be respected, like food packages that have "Christ" written on them. Are we in sin by buying other products? These shops sell more products and.. More

  • Eating the food before the owner of the restaurant receives the money Date: 14-1-2023

    I have a brother that buys food through apps like doordash or ubereats. Once the food arrives from the restaurant he refunds it through the app. The delivery company such as doordash or ubereats then pays the restaurant so they still get paid. Is eating this food unlawful for me and my brother. If it is will it affect supplication? .. More

  • Checking the Ingredients of Food Date: 28-9-2022

    Is it fard to Read the ingridiens of all the food i eat it IF i am doubtfull .. More

  • Ruling on Eating Asafoetida Date: 23-8-2022

    I would like to know whether hing Or asafoetida( a flavoured spice used by indians) and castor oil are halal Or haram .. More

  • Trusting People Who Sell ‘Halal’ Foods Date: 7-8-2022

    Assalaamu Alaykum. Where I live in the west, there are a lot of mosques and Muslims. Many stores advertise that they sell halaal food. Should I trust these stores, or should I ask for proof? What about if the store is owned by a Muslim? .. More

  • Eating Haram Food Unintentionally Date: 7-8-2022

    I have been eating a dish from a restaurant for i while now because I heard that it was halal. But i recently found out that this restaurant is not halal in my country. What should I do? .. More

  • He Eats Five to Six Meals Everyday Date: 22-12-2021

    Is there any limit in eating meals in islam? I eat 5 to 6 small meals everyday. I also make sure that I'm not extravagant in these meals. As Allah mentioned he doesn't like those who are extravagant. Is there any number of meals prescribed in Islam?. Can i eat meals when i wish but without being extravagant. .. More

  • Disposing of Packages That Have Word Halal or Scholars on Them Date: 14-10-2021

    Assalamu'alaikum warahmatullahi wabarokatuh. I want to ask. What is the ruling on disposing a product's package that word حلال or halal label is written on it or word علماء is written on it?Shukron. .. More

  • Supplication of a Person Who Drinks Alcohol [All Intoxicants] Date: 11-10-2021

    Will the duas of someone who has consumed alcohol not be accepted for 40 days? Can someone who has consumed alcohol within the last 40 days ask someone else to pray dua for them? .. More

  • No Harm in Using Oil that Is Not Changed by Impurity Date: 7-9-2021

    Salaam,Is it halal to eat food that was cooked in oil that could have come into contact with oil that has been used to fry non-halal chicken? The restaurant says that 'this can occur during the filtration process for the oil' and that 'every effort is made during oil filtration to keep the oils separate but we cannot guarantee that cross contamination.. More

  • Consuming Nutmeg when It Is Mixed with Food or Drugs Date: 6-9-2021

    Assalamualaikum sheikh. I'm in a great problem nowadays. I'm really depressed about a matter. Recently I've come to know that nutmeg and mace are haram . But it's very widespread in our country. It's really difficult to avoid it completely. Yesterday I was about to eat nutmeg by mistake which was mixed with rice I threw it but ate the rest of the rice.. More

  • Working in Ice-Cream Shop Where Ice-Cream Flavors Have Alcohol in Them Date: 22-4-2021

    SalamI work at an ice-cream shop where two ice cream flavours have alcohol in them. I was wondering if the money I get from this shop is halal or haram considering these items have alcohol in them. .. More

  • Fermented Sugarcane and Erythritol in Food Date: 12-2-2021

    Alsalam Alikom Is Fermented sugarcane Reb MAnd Erythritol halal to consume.Jazakum Allah khairan .. More

  • Eating Food Products that Contain Animal Enzymes or Animal Rennet Date: 23-1-2021

    Assalamu Aleykum. is it halal to eat snacks with enzymes in the ingredients. For exemple the nacho cheese flavored doritos chips from where i'm from (Canada) doesn't have pork enzymes but it may have enzymes from other animals. And what about the cheese. Is it okay to eat cheese made from animal rennet?.. More

  • Nabeeth Is Lawful to Consume Provided It Is Fermented for Less Than 3 Days Date: 5-12-2020

    Assalamu’alaykumWhat is the ruling on consuming nabidh from soaked grapes/dates/any other fruit that has been fermented for over 3 days? We usually soaked some fruit with water and let them to be fermented for several days until a foam/froth formed on top of the fluid, then using it as a natural yeast for bread leavening agent (as a substitution for.. More