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  • Clarification about hadeeth of slaughtering camel in Buwaanah Date: 5-12-2017

    Clarifications on wearing clothing with the Nike symbol. I am a little confused in regards to fatwa 82398; you stated that the Nike symbol is impermissible as it holds connotations to a Greek Goddess and even though the sign of any religious significance is not used in today's world, it is still impermissible today. The fatwa put forward this narration:.. More

  • Wife slaughters sacrifice to other than Allaah Date: 9-1-2014

    Will the husband be held sinful if he does not forbid his wife from slaughtering sacrifices to other than Allaah? Will he, in such a case, be a polytheist like her?.. More

  • Unlawful to slaughter sacrifice for the dead Date: 7-3-2012

    What is the ruling on eating from the slaughtered sacrifices and the banquets held before the graves which are claimed to be those of Awliyaa’? What is the ruling of attending these polytheistic celebrations? .. More

  • Slaughtering next to the Masjid (mosque) and Inviting people to eat Date: 16-2-2012

    In our village, there are some people who used to own a sheep, for example, and they would slaughter it next to the mosque of our village. Then they would bring the food and invite the people of the village to have dinner or supper in the mosque. My question is: Is this slaughtering a kind of a sacrifice dedicated to other than Allaah? Will the one.. More

  • Slaughtering a sacrifice for the Jinn Date: 5-4-2011

    What is the ruling on slaughtering a sacrifice for the Jinn in order to ward off their harm?.. More

  • A banquet in the name of a Wali is Shirk Date: 8-3-2011

    What is the Sharee'ah ruling on having a banquet that is prepared in the name of a certain righteous Wali (‘Ally’ of Allaah) where there is mixing between men and women and wastage? .. More

  • Vows are only to be devoted to Allaah Date: 28-2-2011

    I was in distress and I determined to make a votive offering to Lady Zaynab. However, I live in Beirut while the shrine of the Lady Zaynab is in Syria. Can I fulfill my vow here in Beirut? Must I fulfill it in Syria before the shrine? .. More

  • Eating from a sacrifice slaughtered for a Mawlid Date: 28-2-2011

    Is it permissible to sacrifice an animal during the festival of the birthday of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, (Mawlid)? Is it lawful to eat from this sacrifice?.. More

  • Time of slaughtering ‘Eed sacrifice depends on the country it is slaughtered Date: 5-12-2007

    Assalamu Alaikum, I live in Canada, and some of my family lives in south Asia. For the Eid -Al Adha, I have been sending money back home to my brother to do Tadhya for me and my wife there. But I came across some Ahadith that Tadhya before the Eid prayer does not count. My brother does the Tadhya after he prays, but the Eid in there happens around 12.. More

  • Kissing the graves of the Awliyaa’ and giving vows for them Date: 28-2-2007

    As salamoalaikum, 1.IS it right to kiss,offer flower , give chadar(cover), bending head like sijdah but not sijdah to the tomb of a Peer Sahab? 2. Is it right to do Mannat to a majar of a Peer Sahab? Please give me answer in details... More

  • Pagan rituals Date: 24-4-2004

    In my native country people celebrate what is called the festival of and “Barweeh”? Has this any confirmation in the Hadith or the Prophet’s (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) Sunnah? They do this by lighting up Chirags (small lanterns) and by preparing pots full of sweet rice?.. More