134 fatwas

  • Dialogue between Muslims and Christians Date: 14-9-2002

    What is the ruling about the discussion between Muslims and Christians; and what are its benefits? .. More

  • Labor strikes in Islam Date: 10-9-2002

    What is the Islamic ruling on striking, i.e. not going to offices due to delay in receiving salary?.. More

  • Shura in Islam Date: 4-9-2002

    I want to ask about the difference between parliament use by countries at present day and Shura that were used long ago by Khulafa ar-Rashidin? Does parliament have similar characteristic with Shura? What is your opinion about it according to Islamic perspective? Do you think that Muslim countries nowadays are using Shura in solving the problem or not?.. More

  • Teachers at Muslim school want to strike for salaries due them Date: 26-8-2002

    We are working as teachers in a Muslim school, but for some months now our salary has not been paid. We made a decision to strike. Are we allowed to do this, since the school fee is paid per year?.. More

  • Muslims' recognition of Prophet Moses and just claims to Palestine Date: 25-8-2002

    Oddly enough, I recently noticed a scripture verse from the Qur'an displayed at the end of the movie, The Prince of Egypt:"And call to mind, through this divine writ, Moses, Behold he was a chosen one, and was an apostle [of God], a prophet." (Surah 19:51)If the Qur'an recognizes Moses as a divine prophet of the same God Allah, and Muslims know Moses.. More

  • The dimensions of Islam Date: 17-8-2002

    I'm a politics student, currently studying the major ideologies in the West. Although I understand that Islam is more than a religion and ideology; its a way of life, nevertheless, I would like to know the political side of Islam. 1. What are the defining values/themes that are the basis of Islam as an political ideology. For example liberalism; individualis.. More

  • Bars in UK are called Makka and have pictures with Qur'an Date: 14-8-2002

    I live in the UK. The bars here are called "makka "and have nude pictures of women with the Qur'an. Is it permissible for me to break their windows? For your information I broke 20 windows for this reason and the police wants to catch me but Allah protect me... More

  • Fatwa relating to Bosnia and Herzegovina Date: 29-7-2002

    Is there any specific Fatwa for the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina related to Halal food, Niqab and other situations?.. More

  • History of Palestine Date: 27-7-2002

    Was there a state called Palestine before? Was there a people called Palestinians before? Who gave the name Palestine?.. More

  • Working with non-Muslims in Palestine for peace Date: 20-7-2002

    I was interested in participating in direct peace activism in Palestine. But the organization I will be working for and the majority of those I will be with are non-Muslims. Is it appropriate to participate in a secular peace initiative administered in the majority by Kuffar? Also some of the work involves monitoring and negotiating with Israeli soldiers.. More

  • Islamic State Form of Government Date: 17-7-2002

    What is the Islamic state form of government? Is it parliamental or presidential? I'm very interested to know this as my research about Islamic law and government. .. More

  • Immigration in Islam Date: 2-7-2002

    Immigration in Islam... More

  • Hadith regarding election of the Khalifa Date: 1-7-2002

    My question is specifically asking for the Hadith of the blessed praised Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) of Allah on this matter. If I recall correctly it states something in the effect that this assembly of influential council composed of the Muslim distinguished scholars, and notables who will be able to attend a general meeting to be held.. More

  • Difficult for Muslims to return to India Date: 29-6-2002

    After completing 15 years of service, I want to go back to India for good. But I find it very difficult to live there. Imams conduct the prayers very fast and Jumu'ah Khutbah are meaningless and readymade. For everything, we have to expect the help of non-Muslims, be it business, education, social gathering etc. etc. Would you please guide me?.. More

  • Israel's need of Palestine Date: 17-6-2002

    What Israel need from Palestine?.. More