5465 fatwas

  • Confused about Marrying Man Engaged to Cousin He Does Not Want to Marry Date: 30-5-2000

    Assalaamu alaikum Dearest brothers, shukran for answering my questions, but to no avail it has still left me confused. Reason being that i have read through some of the other questions as well as the answeres u supplied , i came across a question 3549 something similar to mine, yet u discouraged this man from marrying her, bringing the matter of CULTURE.. More

  • Religion of children born to Muslim-Christian couple Date: 24-5-2000

    I am a Muslim with a Christian wife. What is the Islamic point of view regarding the religion of the our coming kids? Thank you. .. More

  • Education for women Date: 20-5-2000

    I would just like to congratulate you on this wonderful and enlightening site. I am only 21 years old, and I was always taught that you learn from your cradle to your grave. I thank my father for educating me. Do men realise that women are the beginning of a learning centre for children? If women are educated their children will be educated. A famous.. More

  • Marriage between Arabs and Non-Arabs, Men or Women Date: 20-5-2000

    Why is it permissible for Arab men to marry non-Arab women, but a big issue is made when an Arab woman wants to marry a non-Arab man? I read your answer to a question saying there is no distinction between ARAB and NON-ARAB; they are all Muslim. Why should Arab women seek permission from the authorities first? .. More

  • Arab Man Wants to Marry Her But He Is Engaged to Cousin Whom He Doesn't Like Date: 20-5-2000

    An Arab man has asked me to marry him, but he is engaged to his cousin. He does not wish to marry her, saying that if he does marry her it would be unfair to her as he does not want her and their relationship could never be happy as they don't even get along now. He would marry her to please his family especially his mother. He can have many wives but.. More

  • Family Planning Date: 7-5-2000

    Up to what level family planning is allowed and what's best way? .. More

  • Women Who Attend Friday Prayer Are Exempted From Praying Thuhr Date: 3-5-2000

    Is it compulsory for women to go for Friday prayers? .. More

  • Sexual intercourse using condom during menses Date: 3-5-2000

    If a man wears a condom ( 'aazil ), can he have sexual intercourse during the woman's monthly period?.. More

  • Having two marriage ceremonies Date: 2-5-2000

    Q1) IS IT PERMISSIBLE TO MARRY THE SAME GIRL TWICE: MARRY IN THE COURT AND THEN MARRY HER BACK AT HOME TO COMPLETE THE FAMILY FORMALITIES? ONE NIKAH IS IN K.S.A AND SECOND IS IN INDIA?.. More

  • Women praying behind men Date: 23-4-2000

    Why is it that women pray behind men?.. More

  • Women Giving Speeches Before Male Audiences Date: 23-4-2000

    I have been asked by many unbelievers why women do not give religious speeches in front of men and women. .. More

  • Newlywed Discovered Wife Had Pre-Marital Sex Date: 22-4-2000

    I recently married (arranged). I found out that my wife has had pre-marital sex. What is the duty of the husband now according to Islam. The marriage was 5 days ago. I read somewhere that this is a great sin and now the marriage will never be a happy one. Please advise. .. More

  • Family Planning Date: 20-4-2000

    What family planning is allowed and what's best way? .. More

  • Seeing girl, her picture or video before marriage Date: 19-4-2000

    I'm 20 years old and I plan to get married in the next couple of years. My aunty says she has found a girl for me. However, this girl lives overseas, hence I'm unable to meet her personally to make my decision. My family says there is a family video on which she appears. Is it permissible for me to see her on that video before making a decision to go.. More

  • Alcohol Is Forbidden in Islam Date: 17-4-2000

    Is alcohol forbidden in Islam? Please give me verses from the Qur'an where it is mentioned that it's HARAM, not just "filthy work of satan." .. More