927 fatwas

  • Working in Ice-Cream Shop Where Ice-Cream Flavors Have Alcohol in Them Date: 22-4-2021

    SalamI work at an ice-cream shop where two ice cream flavours have alcohol in them. I was wondering if the money I get from this shop is halal or haram considering these items have alcohol in them. .. More

  • Burning Ants and Insects when Burning Dried Herbs Date: 7-4-2021

    We know that burning an animal to death is strictly forbidden. So would I be guilty if the ants and insects on the dried herbs died in the fire while the dried herbs were being burned and cleaned by me? .. More

  • Fermented Sugarcane and Erythritol in Food Date: 12-2-2021

    Alsalam Alikom Is Fermented sugarcane Reb MAnd Erythritol halal to consume.Jazakum Allah khairan .. More

  • Eating Food Products that Contain Animal Enzymes or Animal Rennet Date: 23-1-2021

    Assalamu Aleykum. is it halal to eat snacks with enzymes in the ingredients. For exemple the nacho cheese flavored doritos chips from where i'm from (Canada) doesn't have pork enzymes but it may have enzymes from other animals. And what about the cheese. Is it okay to eat cheese made from animal rennet?.. More

  • Female Student Wants to Specialize in Surgery But Work Requires Wearing Pants Date: 23-1-2021

    I am a muslim woman and also medical student in non Islamic country. I was considering to specialize in surgery department and I want to know if this goes against my religion...why I said this is that in surgery, as you know the dressing code is pants for both sex. Is there any specific fetawa that allow me to wear trousers in such case or do I have.. More

  • Nabeeth Is Lawful to Consume Provided It Is Fermented for Less Than 3 Days Date: 5-12-2020

    Assalamu’alaykumWhat is the ruling on consuming nabidh from soaked grapes/dates/any other fruit that has been fermented for over 3 days? We usually soaked some fruit with water and let them to be fermented for several days until a foam/froth formed on top of the fluid, then using it as a natural yeast for bread leavening agent (as a substitution for.. More

  • She Became Muslim and Is Embarrassed How to Refuse Parents’ Request for Buying Pork Date: 2-12-2020

    Firstly, I am a revert so my parents are not Muslim they are Catholic. I want to know the ruling on buying pork for my elderly parents when asked? I politely refused to do it and bought the other shopping she requested. But , she asked "why wouldn't you do this for your elderly mother?". It felt wrong to buy the pork but I also feel guilt not helping.. More

  • Slaughtering an Animal by Night Date: 28-11-2020

    A-Salam-Alaykoum brother, Is it permissible to offer a sacrifice at night, like slaughtering an animal before Fajr prayer? Thank you for the prompt response as this practice has become rampant in my community. Wa Salam .. More

  • Women Wearing Jingling Jewelry, Bracelets and Anklets Date: 28-11-2020

    Is it permissible for women to wear jingling jewellery, such as bracelets or anklets, in her own home with no fear of non-mahrams hearing her? .. More

  • It Is Sufficient to Repent to Allah for Transgression against Animals Date: 30-9-2020

    Assalaamwalakum wa rahmat ul a hi wa barakatahu. My cat is pregnant for the second time in the last three months. We have kept her previous litter of three surviving kittens who we love as much as we love her. One fajr time I was feeding all of them as usual and she beat one of her kittens and without thinking I smacked her on her head. I feel so regretful.. More

  • Not Forbidden to Apply Body Creams or Oils for Men As Long As They Are Not Specific to Women Date: 22-9-2020

    I have read a fatwa with regard to permissibility for men to use things that improve skin and mositurizing it on Fatwa 360625. However, on Fatwa 22657, it seems to be stated that it is more prudent to avoid creams like whitening cream as to soften or whiten the skin. So I am a little bit nervous if it leads to imitation of women if I am using serums.. More

  • Using Oils to Thicken the Hair of the Head, Beard, or Eyebrows Date: 16-7-2020

    As Salamu Alaikum Wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh Is it permissible to apply oil on eyebrows and eyelashes to make them thick. Can we apply hair regrowth oil on head and what are the ruilings on applying beard oil for thick beard .. More

  • Better to Avoid Isbaal during and outside Prayer even If Not Done Out of Arrogance Date: 13-7-2020

    Salaam Alaikum, My thobe falls below my ankles in rukoo and sujood, I was wondering does this invalidate my prayer/is it disliked by Allah swt, or not, because of the hadith in which Abu Bakr told the Prophet (saw) that his garment fell below the ankles and the Prophet (saw) said it is not out of arrogance. Do I have to guard against garment falling.. More

  • Spaying And Neutering Cats Date: 8-6-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum. Last year I found a abandoned kitten.I took it and provided a good care. She totally depend upon me. She does not like left over homemade food. I have to order cat food online which is very difficult to maintain. I can not abandon her because of emotional attachment and her dependence on me. Last night new 6 kittens born which made.. More

  • Removing Eyebrow Hair When it Constitutes Appearance Deformation Date: 2-6-2020

    Assalamualaikum, I apologize for such question. I have not checked it with a doctor but I have a facial skin condition that could be seborrheic dermatitis also known as dandruff (flakes of skin). This appears on my eyebrows a lot and when I go to exfoliate it or remove it, eyebrow hairs come out with it, sometimes a lot. I am a female and I wanted to.. More