3045 fatwas

  • Wealth Earned by the Deceased Through Selling Alcohol Is Unlawful for the Heirs Date: 2-12-2020

    Salam aleikum.A family lives in house wich was inherited from their relative and when he died, he was not praying and the source of his sustenance was illicit(sale of alcohol). The family decides to sell their house, can they accept these money? Are the money halal or haram? .. More

  • Driving Bike to School without License Does Not Have Any Effect on One's Degree or Job Date: 28-11-2020

    A student who is underage for getting driving licence goes to school by driving bike then he does a job and he got a job because of his study and will his income become halal or haram because he goes to study by driving a bike and it was illegal for him to drive underage as he broke traffic rules , he studied by going through breaking traffic rules.. More

  • Claiming Tax Return When the Income Is Mixed Between Lawful and Unlawful Date: 26-11-2020

    I was asked to clarify this question in a new question so inshaAllah this is more understandable.In my country, they pay back some tax money once a year based on your income I believe. Some people get paid a certain amount and others have to pay a certain amount. We call this "Tax return". If suppose that the income that the tax return was based on.. More

  • Selling Watercolor Papers and Paints and Advertising for Them Date: 23-11-2020

    I made some watercolor papers and paints and I do advertisement for a shop which sells similar items and stationaries.Now my question is if someone buys this items from me or if someone buys these from the shop after seeing my ads and uses the items for Haram kinds of arts,paintings or writings will I be sinful and my money will be haram for that? The.. More

  • A Percentage of Procurement Value Is Given to Government Procurement Officers as a Bribe Date: 19-11-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum Warahamathullahi WabarakathuhuI am Abdul Careem, from Sri Lanka. I have started a business newly to supply materials to government departments. In Sri Lanka, there is an unwritten law that a 10% to 15% of procurement value is given to government procurement officers as a bribe. This is commonly happening. Without giving this bribe can.. More

  • Permissible to Sell Cakes for Weddings and Permissible Parties Date: 5-11-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum warahmatullla. Please I want to start a dessert and Smallchops business Please what's the ruling about business in Islam The Do's and Dont's of business in Islam,how to and what to do when starting relationship with customers, profits, etc. I also heard from some sheikhs that doing birthdays,Bridal Showers, Wedding Parties is not.. More

  • Asking for Money to Make An Open Source Software Program Date: 28-10-2020

    What is the ruling on making an open source(term used in technology world) product(software/hardware), but the money for the development of the product is from asking donations from peoples.Because its open source, people can benefit from it(the product) freely with some rules(if there is), so is this kind of asking included in prohibited asking?. .. More

  • No Harm in Spending the Interest on Poor and Needy Relatives and the Indebted amongst Them Date: 20-10-2020

    can I give the money that I earned from bank interest to my relative who has a burden of loan? .. More

  • Posting Videos that Might Be Pirated Date: 13-10-2020

    I'm not sure if this question exists here but is it allowed to stream content that is provided by a third party? Meaning the third party only seems to show the video that might have been downloaded illegally or maybe this is considered supporting the sin .. More

  • Receiving Gifts from Doctors which Were Given to Them by Drug Companies Date: 12-10-2020

    Dear shake, I hope my question will be answered. Many drug companies often give pads, diaries, pens, etc to the doctors. Now, my cousin is a doctor. He receives these kinds of things from different drug companies. He has also given me some diaries and pads that he received from those companies. Now, my question is whether it is permissible for him to.. More

  • Establishing Justice and Equality among Sons and Daughters in Gift-Giving Is Obligatory Date: 4-10-2020

    Assalamu alaikumI have 3 sons and one doughter in my life time i wish to give all my wealth(property and cash)equally divided portions to all my children it is correct or i should give 2 parts to sons and 1 part to daughter please clear doubt.jazakalla .. More

  • Impermissible to Sell Whatever the Disbelievers Use in their Religious Rituals Date: 30-9-2020

    Assalamualikum, i am from India. I have started a new business with my Hindu Friend, of selling different kinds of vegetables, essence sticks etc, depending upon the demand of the products that will be needed. My friend is the one who buys all the products, and sells them. I am only investing my money and keep account of the prodit and loss of the business... More

  • What to Do with a Big Amount of Interest Date: 30-9-2020

    Assalamu alaikum,I have a bank account with some fixed deposit and i am getting regular intrest for this deposit for a long period i am not using this intrest because intrest is haram for a muslim and this intrest amount lying as a big amount in bank can i use this for my poor muslim brothers and sisters for their education and business purpose without.. More

  • Took a Riba-Based Loan and Is Unable to Repay Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalaamu Alaykum,I used to live in Uk. My visa expired and i had to leave the country . while coming back i took out a loan of £20k from UK bank to do some business back home . I always intended to payback the bank once i have the business established.My partner cheated on me and stole all of the money and ran abroad. Now i am broke and i fear if.. More

  • Buying and Saving Gold Coins Is Not Forbidden If Zakaah Is Paid on Them Date: 22-9-2020

    Assal?m alaykum warahmatullahi wabarak?tuh Beloved Shaykh I'd like to be adviced about investing in gold coins is it permissible to buy the coins and hedge them against the currency when the price goes up then i sell them to the coin shops ?My second question about this type of investment can you please clarify for me does this fall under hoarding or.. More