1166 fatwas

  • Boxing as a career Date: 9-9-2001

    What is the ruling of boxing as a career? Can someone reward a successful Muslim boxer?.. More

  • Terminating pregnancy Date: 5-9-2001

    My friend's wife is pregnant 4 weeks. She gave birth to her last baby 6 months ago. Her last pregnancy was quite traumatic and painful and she is very uneasy about going through with this one. In this situation, is it permissible to terminate the pregnancy by means of the 'morning after pill' or any other means? If it is not permissible, can you please.. More

  • Butterflies on shower curtain Date: 5-9-2001

    My room has an attached bathroom with a pictured (butterflies) shower curtain. I always doubt about this, because it's forbidden hanging pictures of living things on the walls, as far as I know. Could you please explain this for me whether to remove this or not?.. More

  • Using pigs for medical research Date: 5-9-2001

    What is the Fatwa of using pigs in medical research? I work in the US in a pharmaceutical company and we frequently test new investigational drugs on animals. Among the animals are pigs... More

  • Wants early abortion due to unstable life with husband Date: 5-9-2001

    If I'm pregnant for only 10 days, is it prohibited in our holy religion to do miscarriage (abortion) because my life with my husband isn't stable?.. More

  • Muslims with photographic picture Date: 3-9-2001

    Can Muslims have photographic pictures of his friends in his room?.. More

  • Surgery to reduce size of nose Date: 20-8-2001

    A while back, my parents started to mock "make fun of" the size of my nose. At first I took it as a form of teasing, but it eventually progressed and as a result I became very stressful and paranoid about my nose. I started to routinely touch my nose over and over again and this still takes place even today from time to time. Some days I feel very depressed.. More

  • Donating blood to non-Muslims Date: 13-8-2001

    I work in the health field, and part of my job entails preparing blood for transfusion. We are currently experiencing a severe blood shortage. I would like to know if it permissible for a Muslim to donate blood. It is not certain whether the blood will be given to a Muslim or non-Muslim, but living in America, the majority are Kuffar. It is noted that.. More

  • Ruling on music Date: 13-8-2001

    Is music Haram in our religion? If it is so, why do people not care about this in almost every Muslim country?.. More

  • Removing fetuses in multiple pregnancies to benefit mother and other babies Date: 31-7-2001

    In the name of Allah The Most Gracious The Most Merciful. My wife and I have been going through infertility treatment. Currently, my wife has been treated with a drug that stimulates the production of multiple eggs. My semen will be injected inside her uterus to allow for pregnancy to take place, Insha Allah. This procedure results in multiple pregnancies.. More

  • Ruling on Singing Date: 29-7-2001

    What is the Islamic ruling on singing? .. More

  • Hiding trophies from angels Date: 20-7-2001

    I win many trophies; I keep the trophies hidden in a plastic bag in a closet. Will these trophies prevent the Angels from entering the room where they are hidden?.. More

  • TV call in quiz shows Date: 6-7-2001

    Muslims taking part in one of the Questions & Answer contest on TV. This question specifically relate to programs where the condition of entry is only that you must be a national citizen, make a call to enter your name, which will be picked by lots as there are many entrants, and you must spend your time and money to reach the TV station, when selected.. More

  • Having picture taken without Hijab Date: 1-7-2001

    Is it true that it's Haram to take a picture without Hijab?.. More

  • Females wearing tampons Date: 1-7-2001

    Is it wrong for a female to wear tampons? Some people say yes if your are a virgin. Is that true?.. More