1015 fatwas

  • 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

  • Prophet Nuh and the flood story Date: 6-9-1999

    Is it possible that The prophet Nuh took all kinds of animals in his vessel? I think that the flood was only in a certain region of the earth and not covering all our planet. I believe that Nuh took only specific species of the region where he lived. Please answer my question. wa alaykum Assalam.. More

  • Qur'anic recitation of radio, but no one listening Date: 19-8-1999

    Is it permissible to leave the radio on while Holy Quran is recited when no one is present to listen or not paying attention?.. More

  • Names of the Qur'an Date: 18-8-1999

    How many names does the َQur'an have?.. More

  • Heaven and earth created in 6 days Date: 17-8-1999

    While Allah repeatedly says that the creation of earth and heavens was in 6 days in suratul Furqan it adds up to 8 days(2+4+2); why is this?.. More

  • Grammatical errors in Quran Date: 16-8-1999

    I have come across a website which says that there are grammatical errors in Quran. I would highly appreciate it if you can give the answer to this allegation... More

  • Abraham Being Ordered To Sacrifice His Son Date: 10-8-1999

    Did God command Abraham to sacrifice his son? Or, as some Muslims argue, did Abraham have a vision or dream inspired by Satan to kill his son? These Muslims argue that God would never order a crime such as this as supported by Sura 7:28, when the Qura'n says God would never advocate sin. Instead they say, God saved Abraham from killing his son when.. More