133 fatwas

  • Using programming books of Bible series Date: 15-10-2010

    Assalamu Alaikum! Is it halal to use books of (programming books) bible series. (i.e. This publisher publishes a series of books with the title "__ Bible". such as "C# Bible" and "Java Bible".) .. More

  • Fact-based prospects studies are permissible Date: 5-10-2010

    I am a Masters student. I am currently doing a research on the computer-based automation of the process of determining prospects at the stock exchange. I will also produce a program to help those who wish to buy or sell shares in the stock exchange to choose profitable transactions. Is dealing in the stock exchange unlawful under the Sharee‘ah?.. More

  • Definition of Mushrik, Thimmi, Harbi, Munaafiq Date: 29-9-2010

    What is the meaning of Mushrik, Kaafir, Thimmi, Harbi and Munaafiq? Are the Jews and Christians polytheists?.. More

  • Stepping on an unreligious Arabic text Date: 12-8-2009

    As salamu aleykum, Is there any karahaat on stepping with the feet on a piece of unreligious arabic text, or simply a sheet with the arabic alphabet on it ? Was salaam.. More

  • Writing biography and autobiography Date: 6-7-2009

    Can a Muslim write a biography and publish it? I am asking this as the Hadiths is a biography of our beloved prophet(sallallah alaihi wa sallam), and similarly any other Muslim can write his life details? Although there is one issue here, since anything done when you are alone is known only to the Almighty Allah and HE alone can condone or condemn.. More

  • The Ibraaheemic prayer Date: 10-5-2009

    why we call it ibrahimic prayer ? .. More

  • Meaning of the word 'Taraddee' Date: 20-4-2009

    what is the meaning of the word "taraddee" in the Hadeeth " Allahumma inny a'uootho bika minat-taraddee....."? Jazakumullahu khayran.. More

  • Permissible acts vs. religious innovations Date: 12-11-2007

    What is the difference and the correlation between permissible acts and Bid‘ah (religious innovations)? .. More

  • The stand of Islam on flying saucers Date: 24-6-2007

    What is flying saucer with respect to islam? It was seen in America and other parts of the world few years back. Who were them? Is there anything mentioned about them in Quran or Hadith by our beloved Prophet Sallahalahu alayhi vasallam... More

  • Reading celebrity, diet and fitness magazines Date: 18-6-2007

    Asalamualiakum. Is it Ok for women to have laser surgery to permanently stop hair growing from under the arms, legs, face, etc. This would make it much easier than having to shave the hair off without surgery and can be time consuming. Also some times I have to stay in hospital for long periods at a time which sometiems can be up to 4 months and I.. More

  • The meaning of Asabiyyah Date: 23-7-2006

    Assalamualaikum, What does Asabiyyah means. Is it haram. Please give a detail explanation. Does it mean Nationalism or patriotism? jazakallah Khair... More

  • Meaning of Mufaakhathah Date: 4-5-2006

    Asalamualaykumwarahmatullahiwabarakatahu can you explain to me the thing called "thighing" also pronounced "mufa.. More

  • Meaning of Awwabeen Date: 25-4-2006

    Who are the Awwabeen as stated in some Hadeeth of the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam?.. More

  • Taking the crescent as a logo for Islamic sites Date: 29-3-2006

    I heard that using the crescent on a mosque is an innovation. Is it permissible to use the crescent as a logo for Islamic sites? Is this an innovation?.. More

  • The term Islamic liberalism is not permissible Date: 28-3-2006

    I took part in one of the clubs called Sho3a3.com, and one of the brothers mentioned the term Islamic liberalism. Is this term permissible in Islam? The following is the statement of the brother in which he mentioned this term: “I do not absolutely deny the term liberalism, but I focus on the Islamic liberalism which gives the person his freedom.. More