1166 fatwas

  • Women dancing before other women Date: 27-5-2002

    What is the ruling regarding women dancing only in front of other women?.. More

  • Wants to seek wife on the Internet Date: 25-5-2002

    I am a 35-year-old divorced Muslim. I live alone in the United States. I found a sister on the Net, who is an American convert to Islam. She has no family and she lives alone. I am interested in marrying her and I have a strong intention to do that. My question is I would like to continue talking with her on the phone to know what she thinks about as.. More

  • Going to sea or beach Date: 25-5-2002

    Can I go to the sea or to the beaches?.. More

  • Abortion after being raped Date: 21-5-2002

    If a lady who was raped became pregnant through the rape is this lady allowed to have abortion, since it is unbearable for her to keep the baby both mentally and emotionally?.. More

  • Teaching through use of music Date: 19-5-2002

    Is it permissible to teach through music? Especially those who are retarded since they learn through it very quickly?.. More

  • Ruling on chess Date: 19-5-2002

    I want to ask if chess (the type played nowadays) is allowed in Islam or not?.. More

  • Destruction of Buddhist statues, pyramids, sphinx, etc. Date: 18-5-2002

    The Buddhist statues that were recently destroyed in Afghanistan, were they destroyed because of Qur'an and/or Hadith? Should they have been saved for history's sake? What about the Pyramids and Sphinx in Egypt? They have faces, should they be destroyed also? Some people tell me no because the Pyramids are tombs? What is the ruling? Please supply Qur'an.. More

  • Having pictures hung in one's dwelling Date: 15-5-2002

    If a picture is hung in a dwelling, angels do not enter. What is the difference between picture, idol and photo? What about the pictures in books, magazines and news papers, text books?.. More

  • Hadith that forbids women singing Date: 14-5-2002

    Please, give me the Hadith which forbids singing for women... More

  • Dolls for girls Date: 13-5-2002

    Are we allowed to buy dolls for our daughters?.. More

  • PC's Internet and TV Date: 13-5-2002

    What is your verdict on PC and Internet, TV for news and information? Remember, we have no control over the content... More

  • Going to male dentist rather than female doctor Date: 6-5-2002

    I went to a male dentist who lives in my town, and there is a lady doctor who lives in a far away town. I didn't want my father to get tired taking me to the far town so I went to see the male dentist. Is this ok?.. More

  • Artificial insemination Date: 5-5-2002

    1am a married woman with a problem with my ovaries, and this problem is called by the doctors ovarian failure. The solution for me to get pregnant is that I must take an ovum (egg-cell) from another woman so it will be fecundated by my husband's sperms and then to put in my womb. I hope I can find an answer from you... More

  • Wasting too much time Date: 4-5-2002

    I am a Muslimah in my middle teens. I am trying to be a good Muslimah, but I have a problem. I waste too much time and do not know what to do. Please suggest something helpful that will keep me busy and not lower my faith and goodness... More

  • Women learning martial arts Date: 4-5-2002

    Can women learn martial arts for their protection, if it involves fighting with men? .. More