5316 fatwas

  • Talking to the opposite sex on the telephone Date: 6-10-1999

    Is it haram to talk to someone of the opposite sex over the phone? If so, where I can find this answer in the Quran or a hadith so I can tell and show it is haram... More

  • Telling intended wife he has herpes Date: 5-10-1999

    I have a very tough situation and would like your advice! I have been diagnosed with a disease called "Herpes." This is not a dangerous disease as I can live a normal life. I am planning to get married soon and I am not sure if I need to tell my future wife about my illness when I ask for her hand in marriage! Is it Islamic that I keep this.. More

  • Wife with serious health problems wants to prevent future pregnancy Date: 27-9-1999

    My wife delivered her 8th child last week. She is 40 years old and suffers a lot physically, psychologically and socially by being unable to prevent pregnancy through the use of birth control methods. She wants to know if she is allowed by Sharia to use a permanent birth control tool, i.e. to prevent pregnancy forever? She has some heart problems,.. More

  • Marrying the daughter of the woman with whom he committed Zina Date: 18-9-1999

    If a person committed Zina with a married woman and he is single what is the "ruling" for each of them? Can he marry her daughter? Is her daughter is Halal for him? Thanks... More

  • Anal intercourse with one's wife Date: 16-9-1999

    One day I had anal intercourse with my wife. Is that forbidden?.. More

  • Having Muslim son baptised by Catholic priest Date: 12-9-1999

    I am married to a Christian Catholic woman, and we had a baby boy about 4 months ago. I called him ADAM. My parents in-law and my wife want to baptise him by a priest, but I refused, because I am Muslim, and my son has to be so. I am working at their own business, and I am having lot of truble with them all the time because of my son's baptism. My parents.. More

  • Homosexual Thoughts and Desires Date: 7-9-1999

    Assalamu Alykum Dear Sheikh I’m a teenage Muslim living in the UK. I would like to ask some questions regarding homosexuality. I’m 20 years old and I frequently have homosexual thoughts. Ever since I can remember I have been attracted to males more than females. I am aware that homosexuality is completely forbidden and is worse than (Zinah) Adultery... More

  • Wife divorcing her husband Date: 4-9-1999

    Can a women divorce from her husband ? if yes, in what circumstances?.. More

  • Wants to marry rich man, but not rich herself Date: 2-9-1999

    I want to marry a rich man, but I'm not rich. Is that a problem if we want to be happy in life? His family won't accept this marriage. What should I do? Thanks very much for your help... More

  • Changing name of daughter Date: 30-8-1999

    I WANT TO CHANGE NAME OF MY DAUGHTER; SHE IS NOW 3 YRS OLD. I THINK I GAVE HER A WRONG NAME; NOW I WANT TO CHANGE IT. PLEASE TELL ME IS IT PERMISSABLE IN ISLAM. I REPENT FOR HAVING KEPT A WRONG NAME. I REALLY DO. PLEASE REPLY/CONFIRM... More

  • Birth control Date: 25-8-1999

    What is the stand of Islam on birth control?.. More

  • A would-be husband asks about supplications to say when getting married and before having sex with his wife Date: 20-8-1999

    I am going to get married. What do I have to tell my wife before sleeping with her? What is an Islamic wedding like? .. More

  • Most people in Hellfire will be females Date: 20-8-1999

    I would like to know why most of the people in hell will be female, according to Hadith. .. More

  • Annulment of marriage Date: 18-8-1999

    Is marriage to a leper Halal?.. More

  • Sending Muslim children to non-Islamic school Date: 18-8-1999

    We live in Tampa, Florida, United State of America, where we have a full time school that teaches Arabic and Islam. This school is weak in education and discipline. Many families can not afford to pay the fees which is around 275.00 per child per month. Many of us send their children to public school which is stronger in education and discipline and.. More