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  • Rulings may be established through deduced evidence Date: 29-9-2010

    What is ruling on the one who says that Sharee‘ah (Islamic legislation) rulings are established only through evidence, with full certainty, and who debates scholars in defense of this opinion? Has any scholar, either in the past or in this age, advocated the same opinion? .. More

  • A baseless story about obeying Allaah through intuition Date: 8-2-2010

    Dear Shaikh, Salaam Alaikum Wa Rahmatullaah .. A story is being circulated in which it says that a scholar spoke about "LISTENING TO ALLAH and OBEYING ALLAH THROUGH INTUITION." Kindly advice IF THIS COULD HAPPEN? Jazaak Allaahu Khairan .... More

  • Repelling harm comes in priority over achieving benefit Date: 31-12-2008

    Assalamalaikum my question is that at a certain situation how we have to take descision when we find in that particular things both benefit and harm or sin.But the benfit is more than harm or sin.So here i have to weigh both the things and take the desicion that which one is more.So please explain me islamic principle for such kind of situations... More

  • The four Imaams’ agreement is not considered a consensus Date: 22-5-2008

    Assalaamu alaikum, A sister from our forums is asking the following question, "If the four Imams agree on a ruling, would this amount to a "consensus", i.e. "ijma"? Because, when there is "ijma" on a ruling, the proof that the scholars used might be forgotten. At least, this is what I learnt in Usul al-Fiqh." We hope you can answer her question, jazak.. More

  • Meaning of Istihsaan Date: 17-4-2008

    what is istehsan? tell me the detail of istehsan,its meaning and propher,s and His companions saying about istehsan... More

  • Taking preventive measures to avoid forbidden things Date: 25-12-2005

    Is it permissible for Muslim scholars to ignore Sunnah Mutawaterah and a verse in the Quran for the excuse of (Saad Al Zarae) to make what is allowed not allowed? .. More

  • The role of consensus in Islamic society today Date: 21-6-2005

    Does Ijmaa' play a role in Islamic society today? .. More