133 fatwas

  • The linguistic meaning of the Quran Date: 21-3-2006

    What is the linguistic definition of the Quran? Why is it named by this name? .. More

  • Meaning of the word 'Deen' Date: 8-3-2006

    What does the word "Deen" mean? How is it different from "religion"? .. More

  • Islam's position on poetry Date: 4-1-2006

    The question is about Islam and poetry. From Quranic verses and some Hadeeth it seems that the general attitude of Islam was to discourage poetry, which was at its peak when Quran was being revealed, although the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, might have encouraged some particular poet (like Hassan Ibn Thaabit) at some point of time. However.. More

  • Definition of Usool Ad-Deen Date: 25-12-2005

    Could you give me a definition of the term Usool al-Deen? If possible I would also know which theologians said what on Usool al-Deen. .. More

  • Why we need Fataawa Date: 22-12-2005

    What is a Fatwa? Can you please give me evidence from the Quran or Hadeeth of its existence? Why do we need Fataawa? Has Allaah not perfected our religion with the Quran and Hadeeth? .. More

  • Meaning of Al-Falaah Date: 15-12-2005

    What is Al-Falaah? What is the meaning of Al-Falaah?.. More

  • Meaning of Da'wa Date: 30-8-2005

    Regarding Da'wa... I am not Muslim but would like a clarification of the meaning of Da'wa. From reading your responses with your advice, I have surmised this to mean (my interpretation) to testify; to convert, by explanation by the power of God (Allaah); which is the responsibility of every believer. Please clarify for me, as I trying to learn.. More

  • Meaning of knowledge with or without faith Date: 17-8-2005

    What's the definition of "knowledge" according to religious terminology and what happens if knowledge is devoid of faith? For God's sake please answer me as soon as possible. .. More

  • Wants to write the description of his ideal wife-to-be Date: 22-6-2005

    I am 12 years-old and I want to write about the girl I wish to marry I want to write the details of her description for me only is this Haraam and if it is a girl of my imagination is it also Haraam?.. More

  • Western culture and Muslims Date: 2-6-2005

    What are the advantages and the disadvantages of the Western culture to Muslims?.. More

  • Meaning of Fataawa Date: 3-4-2005

    What is the meaning of Fataawa? .. More

  • Definition of Zakat Date: 16-3-2005

    What is definition of Zakaat?.. More

  • Meanings of Islamic legal terminology Date: 25-11-2004

    What is the meaning of Makrooh? If we are not like anything is Makrooh? Please send everything about the Halaal,Haraam, Sunnah, Makrooh, etc. word and meaning. .. More

  • Expressions using Allaah's Name Date: 29-9-2004

    Could you please tell me the meaning of the words Al-hamdu Lillaah, Maashaa' Allaah, and Subhaana Allaah? And also the context in which tell should be used appropriately. .. More

  • Difference between Fardh, Wajib and Sunnah Date: 2-8-2004

    What is the difference between Wajib and Fardh? Is the Sunnah after Maghrib Wajib, or Fardh, or Sunnah? What is the difference among these three?.. More