996 fatwas

  • Kissing Qur'an Date: 5-9-2000

    Is it allowed to kiss the Holy Qur'an just for respect, because it is the Word of Allah, the Almighty? According to Qur'an and Hadith... More

  • Location of Qur'an Date: 19-8-2000

    Is it allowed to sit on a bench some distance away if the Qur'an is placed at a lower level for reading purposes? Thank You... More

  • Differences in the way of reciting the Qur'an Date: 12-8-2000

    I'm involved in introducing Islam to non-Muslims. I would like you ,please, to tell me the best way to explain the reason behind different ways of reciting the Holy Qur'an(Qir'aat). I believe the Qur'an is one and that it has been preserved by God and it cannot be tampered with. However, I'd like to know the best way to explain this to non-Muslims,.. More

  • Touching Islamic Software Without Ablution Date: 7-7-2000

    Assalamualaikum, I'm 19 years old. In this cyber world there are new inventions that we never imagined. I want to know if the CD-ROM that contains al-Qur'an is the same as the Mus'haf (the book of al-Qur'an). I mean must we make ablutions (Wudu) before touching it or place it in a high place?. Thanks! .. More

  • There is Only One Quran Date: 20-6-2000

    What is the Muslim's belief about the Qur'an of Abdulla Ibn Masoud (may God be pleased with him). Someone told me that he didn't include Al Fatiha in it, is this true? What about the qira'a of Ibn Aubay (may God be pleased with him)? I need the answer as soon as possible, please! .. More

  • Spitting on Hands and Wiping Body after Reciting Al-Faatihah Date: 5-5-2000

    After we read al-Fatiha we spit on our hands and massage all our body. Can we benefit from it to cure our kids and ourselves? .. More

  • Meaning of blind [Quran 20:120-126] Date: 24-4-2000

    What is the meaning of blind in Surah Ta Ha verses 120-126 (20:120-126) where Allah is asked "why I am blind now, while I was not blind before (in life)?" Is he really blind? .. More

  • Performing Ablution Before Reading the Quran Date: 17-4-2000

    Is it obligatory to perform wudu before reading the qur'an, because if i don't peform it i am still on my tahara because the najasa is another thing? .. More

  • Performing Ablution Before Reading Quran Date: 17-4-2000

    Is it obligatory to perform wudu before reading the qur'an, because if i don't peform it i am still on my tahara because the najasa is another thing? .. More

  • Covering hair and body before reading Qur'an Date: 17-4-2000

    I AM A WOMAN. DO I HAVE TO COVER MY HAIR AND ALL THE BODY TO RECITE QURAAN ?.. More

  • Meaning of Qur'an 56: 60-62 Date: 25-1-2000

    I was reading Surah Waqia (56:60-62), reminding mankind of their early creation. What does Qur'an mean by "early creation"? Does it mean reincarnation of human beings? Please explain... More

  • Reading Qur'an in Arabic or other language Date: 24-1-2000

    Reading a translation of the Holy Qu'ran is considered what? Must the Qu'ran be read in Arabic to be considered a form of worship? Is reading it in English considered to be non-worship and just mere reading?.. More

  • Making du'a after reciting Qur'an Date: 29-12-1999

    I would like to ask if it a sunnah to Say Duaa' Khatim Al-Quran in Ramadan or other than Ramadan? Did the prophet Muhammad (Salla Allaho Alaihi Wa Salam) do that during his life? And if it is Sunnah, please provide me with the authentic Hadith that states so. If it is not, why do some Imams do that especially in Ramadan and where do they get all that.. More

  • Longest word in the Quran Date: 26-12-1999

    What is the longest word in Qur'an and in which surah? .. More

  • Non-Muslims touching the Quran Date: 4-12-1999

    CAN NON-MUSLIMS TOUCH THE QUR'AN? IF NOT, HOW CAN THEY READ IT? PLEASE GIVE DETAILS AND EVIDENCE FROM QUR'AN AND SUNNAH. .. More