5471 fatwas

  • Wearing Hijab in USA Date: 1-1-2001

    I live in USA in a small town; I can't go to school or work because of my Hijab. Can I remove my hair cover?.. More

  • Muslim Woman Uncovering before Christian Woman Date: 1-1-2001

    Is it possible for a Muslim woman to take of her scarf (Hijab) in front of Christian women? .. More

  • Muslim man living away from his wife for one year Date: 1-1-2001

    How does Islam support the living of a man away from his wife for one year; these rules are applied in the K.S.A?... More

  • Messy Wife Wants To Delay Having another Child Date: 1-1-2001

    I am a messy housewife. I clean things, but am very disorganized. I have a 5 month-old baby and want to know if it was OK to use condoms to prevent having another child because of my inability to take care of the house. Thank you. .. More

  • New born child Date: 1-1-2001

    My question is about the sunan for a new born child. "Abu Burdah reported from Abu Musa, who said: `I had a new-born baby; I took him to the Prophet Muhammad, upon him be peace and blessings, who called him Ibrahim. The Prophet chewed a date then he took it and rubbed the inside of the baby's mouth with it.' I've heard that it's not necessary to do.. More

  • Sex before Marriage and Reconstructing Hymen Date: 1-1-2001

    Assalamu Alaikum, I have been having such a hard time in finding someone to help me out in answering my questions, but, Alhamdu lillah, a friend recommended your site and I will, Insha Allah, finally be at rest with answers and, Insha Allah, be able to change my life for the best. I am a Muslim girl, 25 years old. I spent my adolescence and adult life.. More

  • Who is homosexual? Date: 26-12-2000

    Dear brother I want to know what is a homosexual? Is the man whose sex is changed or the person who do bad evil thing (zinha) with his hand? .. More

  • Father using daughter's dowry or children's income Date: 26-12-2000

    Can the father take some of his daughter's Mahar money and use it for his wedding party? Can the father take some of his kid's income if needed? .. More

  • Ceremony Performed Before Birth of First Child Date: 21-12-2000

    It has been a practice in my place, that the first delivery of a woman should be in his parents' home to which I have no objection as it is not way contrary to Islam to my knowledge. They usually send the wife to her mother's house after 7 months. Before she is sent they do a kind of ceremony called Satwasa, which I feel is a practice of Hindus. I.. More

  • During divorce, wife spends Iddah outside the home Date: 30-11-2000

    My wife and I are divorcing; a Talaq was given while she is in another country and I am in another country. I advised her that she has to return home to spend her Iddah period in our home. One Imam told her that she do not have to spend her Iddah period in our home that she can spend it where ever she chooses. Is this true? Should she return home.. More

  • Marriage to Sister of Uncle's Wife Date: 27-11-2000

    Is it legal to marry the sister-in-law of my father's own brother? .. More

  • Muslim with Christian Wife Who Respects Islam Date: 26-11-2000

    I am married with a Christian woman; we have 4 children together... I am trying my best to teach my children about Islam. They pray with me. My wife doesn't tell them about Christianity and she tells them to make the prayer even if I am not at home...My problem is that a friend told me to leave her, but I won't do this because I am afraid for the future.. More

  • Muslim Somali woman in UK seeking husband Date: 23-11-2000

    If a Muslim woman 25 years of age has no help from her family in finding a suitable husband what can she do? I am from Somali living in theUK my parents will not look for a husband for me or my sisters, and there are 6 of us. In our culture the woman's family can't look for husbands, it has to be a male that approaches your family and that is not always.. More

  • Sleeping with Wife He Divorced 3 Times Date: 18-11-2000

    I 'm a student studying in one the Baltic sea countries and in this country there is lot of Fitna and Zina, and as a Muslim I 'm taking care from it but it is too much so I decided to get marry in order to save my Eeman. With time some problems happened between us and we get divorced; then I returned her to me. Then I divorced her for another problem... More

  • Divorcing Wife Jokingly Date: 14-11-2000

    I got married by signing the marriage contract with the approval of the wife's father andtwo witnesses and Mahr (Dowry), but we did not have sexual relationship yet. Then, first, I was joking with my wife and I told her "You are divorced" and I did not know at that time if this is real divorce or not. Second, I told her not to do something otherwise.. More