307 fatwas

  • Wearing clothes seen on unbelievers without intending to imitate them Date: 24-2-2014

    Assalamu alaikum, Thank you very much for answering my previous questions. I have some confusion about imitating kafirs. Can we imitate them in things that are by themselves permissible in Islam, while keeping the intention in mind that we are not doing it to copy kafirs, but just because it is a permissible thing itself? For example, a Muslim woman.. More

  • Qaza’ is to shave a part of the head and leave another Date: 19-2-2014

    Nafi’ reports that he heard Sayyiduna Abd Allah ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him) say: “I heard the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him & give him peace) forbidding the practice of Qaz’a”. Ubaid Allah said: “I inquired, what is Qaz’a? So he said: “When the head of a child is shaved and hair is left here and there, and Ubaid Allah.. More

  • A pregnant woman using creams with urea Date: 21-1-2014

    There is a cream used by pregnant women to treat the stretch marks on the belly resulting from pregnancy. Urea is one of the components of this cream. Is it permissible to use it? Is it impure or not? .. More

  • Permissibility of wearing a steel watch for Muslim men Date: 29-11-2013

    Can a man wear a hand watch which is of steel chain that covers the wrist,because I have heard that a man cannot wear any metal object except silver ring, plz answer this question do not refer me to another fatwa, I will be thankful to u. .. More

  • Hair extensions made from wool or silk Date: 25-9-2013

    I have read fatwa regarding the permissability of using silk or wool to tighten braids but there seems to be much doubt and different opinions regarding how that is to be done, my question is are there any reports as to how any of the sahabiyaat did this or women of the past, and also is it allowed to part the hair in sections and add the strands of.. More

  • Applying nail polish claimed to be non-waterproof Date: 10-5-2013

    Asalamo Alaykum my daughter -who is 15 years old- heard about a new nail polish that is supposedly water permeable. This nail polish looks and feels exactly like the regular kind. A sheikh named Islam web did some testing to the product to see if it allows water to reach the nails, and he said it does, so my daughter and a lot of her friends took this.. More

  • Women are not allowed to use gold key chains Date: 4-4-2013

    Are women allowed to use gold key chains? May Allaah Reward you. .. More

  • No strictness when Sharee’ah prohibits something Date: 22-7-2012

    Why Islam always prohibits the paradise for small things? for example dying the hair colour black without any bad intention, or to make the wife happy. Islam says one will not even smell the paradise because of this. Islam also says plucking the eyebrows for husband is prohibited. why Islam is too strict on even very small things which are not.. More

  • Is bleaching skin haram in Islam? Date: 22-2-2012

    is bleaching skin haram in islam.. More

  • Piercing in lips and nose Date: 29-1-2012

    what ruling applies to a woman who has had her lips pierced and nose for beautification purpose and for her husband and she where niqab in front of her non-mahrams....jazakumullahu kheiran .. More

  • Wearing fake eyelashes for beautification Date: 23-1-2012

    Is it permissible to use fake eyelashes for the purpose of beautifying oneself?.. More

  • Dying hair brown mixed with black Date: 21-10-2011

    Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullaahi Wa Barakaatuh Dear Brother, I am having two questions 1) regarding hair dyeing which you have already given in Fatwas but I want to know that can I use the mix color like (black & brown) or totally I have to reuse the black color. I already apply it its looking like blackish brown. Pls. guide me in proper way.. More

  • Using semi-permanent eyeliner and makeup Date: 24-7-2011

    salaam.. please will you advise me if semi permenat eyeliner or makeup is allowed for women in islam. my husband has allowed for this but i want to know it this is allowed in islam. thank you... More

  • A woman wearing her hair up at home Date: 24-5-2011

    ruling on how a women should wear her hair. the hadeeth which supports it. Can a women wear her hair up at home and back comb her hair. this is in front of mahram ofcourse.. More

  • A woman using a big hair clip Date: 17-3-2011

    is it allowed to use a big hairclip if u will make it level of ur head? coz they said its forbidden for its like a hunch like camel.coz i have this hairclip and its like a flower and big.... More