107 fatwas

  • Commission for inviting friends to register in a university on the net Date: 26-1-2006

    Is the net marketing Halaal? I have invited to study in virtual university on the net and they told me for every student I bring to them and made make register in the university and it will be like this: I can make 2 students register direct from me then I will got 10 dollarsfor everyone like commission then every person register by those 2 student.. More

  • Internet marketing Date: 28-4-2005

    I have started working in web marketing where I post announcements about working using the internet (electronic commerce). I don't market any forbidden stuff like dating or anything. Just how to find jobs on Internet and how to improve your life. I need to know if this is permissible or not in Islam. .. More

  • Earning money conducting surveys and selling e-books online Date: 24-2-2005

    Nowadays a lot of US sites offer money for giving surveys. Is it Haraam or Halaal to earn money by giving surveys? Also is it proper to sell e-books online? I ask this because e-books can be sold in online format many times without buying them? In Islam is it compulsory to buy things before selling?.. More

  • A man and woman contacting by e-mail Date: 7-2-2005

    Is it permissible for two people, a man and a woman who are thinking to marry, to get to know each other through e-mail before committing to one another? .. More

  • Searching matrimonial websites for a wife Date: 8-9-2004

    I got a question regarding the matrimonial sites designed for people to search for wife or husband. Inside this site there are chat room created where men and women talk. I myself including chatting of girls try to find if I can get some one I can marry. By fortune one of the brother advice me and told me this is all Haraam because there is.. More

  • Joined a Website For Muslims Who Want To Marry Date: 9-8-2004

    I am a divorced woman in her middle fifties. I would like to remarry. I have joined a website where Muslims meet each for the purpose of getting married. Is it Haram to chat with a man on-line? Is it proper if I meet him to see each other and discuss future marriage? What is the correct way of doing things? Do you think after chatting with him for a.. More

  • Is spreading Islam through internet permissible? Date: 22-7-2004

    A brother associated with the Tablighi Jamath has presented a question to me. He says that:" The spreading of Deen (religion) through internet is not the right way and this would benefit none. The way of Anbiya (prophets) and Muhammad (SAW) and the Sahabah (RA) was door-to-door, not web-to-web. (I seek refuge in Allah). Give me the proof from Hadith.. More

  • Addicted to online gaming Date: 20-7-2004

    I have a problem where I'm addicted to online gaming. I'm in a gaming clan, most of members are non-Muslims, where we play every week night and week ends. We play a game called Counter-Strike. Are these types of game allowed, and is being in this clan allowed? What can one do in his spare time that is ok to do in Islam?.. More

  • Disturbed by misleading website Date: 30-6-2004

    Recently I read a website which disturbed me much. I am very much worried that our Muslim brothers have not put an answer to the site... More

  • Currency trading on the Internet Date: 20-6-2004

    I have following query: Is currency trading Halal/ Haram? in Islam? My question will be cleared by the following example. Example: If I buy one EURO against two Dollars, and in my mind I will sell my purchased one EURO when it will be equal to three Dollars. There is an equal chance that in the future one EUROmay become equal to one Dollar and I have.. More

  • Chatting and talking about sex on the internet Date: 14-6-2004

    I chatted two days ago with a guy I knew before I became a Muslim on internet. I forgot myself and talked with him about sex and these things. I know I made a mistake. What can I do? He continued chatting with me and he don't know that I've become Muslim. .. More

  • Internet “chain” messages Date: 26-4-2004

    I receive many emails and SMS messages like ‘Lailaha Illa Allah Muhammad ur Rashulullah’..... etc. send it to 9 persons and you hear good news over the night, etc. etc. “What do you say about these things? What should I tell these people having this kind of faith? Is it allowed to have such faith in Islamic Shariah? Please guide me in.. More

  • Internet marketing through affiliates Date: 25-2-2004

    I am running an online shopping mall. I would like to know if it is permissible/allowed in Islam to do business through affiliates. Affiliates are those who help businesses to advertise. Affiliates receive commission on a sale brought by the affiliate to the business. Moreover, affiliates also run online sites through which they place my banner.. More

  • Online trading by the Internet Date: 17-2-2004

    You might know about the trading that goes on the Internet. We purchase a commodity using our bank accounts in USA. The thing never reaches us, and then on the fluctuating market when the prices go up we sell it for profit. In this whole process we never get the stuff we buy. All we do is online trading (simple we never have to leave our place.. More

  • Chatting lawful only within the limits of Shariah Date: 22-10-2003

    I recently married and my wife and me are very close however she sometimes chats on line with her family. That is a good thing but I have a problem when she chats with her cousins who are not her Muharim. In addition, I don't want to cut the relation with her relative. I want to know what the religion says about her chatting with her cousin on the Internet. .. More