403 fatwas

  • Pixel Art Date: 27-6-2018

    Assalamoalaikum, I'm a computer programmer and as well a game developer. I was planning to create my own mobile game that I might as well publish and sell. This game however, needs some digital drawings. I'm aware that drawing living creatures is forbidden, however does this applies to pixel art where characters have almost no details or complete body.. More

  • Producing Travel Videos Date: 26-6-2018

    I want to make a youtube channel for traveling videos like when i visit a country i will make videos of the nature, beaches ( obviously not any haraam scene ) , airlines food/seat etc. Is it permissible for me to make such videos and earn some money ? My travelling won't be just for fun/tourism but other purposes . but if anyone go there just for tourism.. More

  • Satan Misleads the People through Music Date: 26-6-2018

    Scholars, are there any sayings which say shaitan led our ancestors away with music or introduced music to people? I was told this and wanted to know if it was true? .. More

  • Depicting Animate Objects Date: 16-5-2018

    Assalamu Alaikum,I work in online and run a business too. This is called print on demand (e-commerce). I have some clients who's store's designs are made by me.Sometimes I have to make designs which are image based,like cat,dog,human,horse etc. Some designs are for sneakers.I download image from internet and just place it for sneakers,socks ,tshirt.. More

  • Playing Certain Video Games Date: 24-4-2018

    What's your view on skipping a story in a video game ? I 've been video games from a certain franchise that were known in the beginning family fun games, but then they decided to take a dark turn and started to include inappropiate elements in their games that were supposed to be cartoony, things that cannot be showns to kids. But due to negative backlash,.. More

  • Recording Videos That Show the ‘Awrah Date: 8-4-2018

    In Islam, does it permit a male a who is video recording himself at a gym that is not mixed of the opposite gender demonstrating certain exercises, while in the background there are males who are wearing shorts that are in the middle of the thigh or lower of the thigh and to upload them online for others to benefit from? .. More

  • Wearing Pants before her Brothers and Listening to Anasheed by Men Date: 26-3-2018

    can a girl listen to men singing Islamic nasheeds?can she wear pants in front of her brothers? .. More

  • Games that Show Slogans of Kufr Date: 27-2-2018

    Asalamu alaykumNowadays there are videogames that have illuminati Symbols in them. Such as a pyramid with an eye on the top or pentagrams and othersIf a game has such symbols but these Symbols dont affect the game itself, is playing these games still haram?For Example you have a viddeogame and youre an Agent in a City that has been afflicted with a.. More

  • Traveling To Non-Muslim Countries For Tourism Date: 28-1-2018

    Assalamu aleykum va rahmatullah!As we know, it is forbidden to travel to non-muslim countries for purposes of tourism or unless there is a valid shari' excuse.1- What if a country that you want to travel to is a non-muslim country, but it has a region or some regions inside itself where only or mostly muslims live? Is travel for tourism to this region.. More

  • Drawing other than humans and animals Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I know from many sources that in drawing or painting, only making pictures of animals or man or any other creatures who have eyes, ears, legs, etc. is forbidden. However, I recently came across a hadith Qudsi which states: Allah said, “Who will be a bigger transgressor than the one who tries to create the like of my creatures. Let.. More

  • Watching videos with background music as part of course materials Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalamu alaykum, Shaykhs. I have a question regarding course materials containing videos which include professors of opposite genders and even background music; if someone reads transcripts instead of watching these videos to learn course topics, can they continue the courses? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Drawing unicellular organisms Date: 1-1-2018

    In biology, we have to draw pictures of unicellular organisms like amoebae and others. Is this permissible? .. More

  • Drawing modestly dressed women Date: 26-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question. I am a girl who likes to draw, but I always make sure that my drawing is cut off (so that it would not be able to live by its own if it were real). Usually, I cut them off at the stomach or waist. Sometimes, I draw them without giving them a face. Sometimes, I only draw the body to design clothes. I want to ask.. More

  • Woman filmed in protest video by mistake Date: 22-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. A group of protesters all of the sudden showed up. There was a female Muslim who was nearby, and one of the protesters captured her in their video without her consent. She was unable to verbally ask that person to blur her in their video, but she attempted to use her hand to tell that person that she does not want to be in the video,.. More

  • Making computer game based on ideas from game containing Shirk Date: 14-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. There is a game which has been known to contain Shirk (polytheism) as well as religions other than Islam. However, the cartoon is not based on these religions, it just contains characters who are part of these religions, such as Christianity, and the main plot is for these humans to battle monsters. Now, I would like to create stories.. More