1037 fatwas

  • Wahab Bin Jareer Bin Hazim Date: 9-4-2002

    I want to ask about the reporter Wahab Bin Jareer Bin Hazim 's condition in Hadith. Was he reliable or weak?.. More

  • Meaning of Sunnah Date: 5-3-2002

    Some people say that it is not obligatory to follow the Sunan. If you do an act of Sunnah you get reward and if you do not do it there is no sin due on you. If you inform them some Sunnah or obligatory act, they say it is still Sunnah. Can you please comment on this... More

  • Authenticity of a Hadith Date: 5-3-2002

    I want to know the status of the Hadith in which the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) may have said: "Those who follow (implement) the knowledge (they have learned), Allah will grant them the knowledge of things which they have not read (or even think of it)"... More

  • Different Hadith Date: 5-2-2002

    Give me the difference between al-Hadith as-Sahih, al-Hasan and al-Daief... More

  • Hadith regarding Egypt Date: 4-2-2002

    I am of Egyptian descent living in the US. While looking through various Hadiths dealing with Egypt and Hijrah, I noticed a Hadith by Muslim stating that Egypt will be conquered, and if Egyptians are fighting over the space of a brick-stone, one should get out. The narrator himself left Egypt after he saw this. What is the official view on this? Should.. More

  • Celebrating the Prophet's birthday Date: 3-2-2002

    Is it permissible to celebrate the BIRTHDAY of PROPHET MUHAMMAD [SAW]? If yes, I would like to have some evidences. .. More

  • Status of some Ahadith Date: 1-2-2002

    1) What does Salafis or Ahl ul-Hadith people say about Imam Al-Ghazzali (Rahimahullah) and his book Ihya wal-Uloom ad-Deen?2) What is status of the following Ahadith:1."Complete Jihad is one who does with his Nafs (soul)".3. "If anyone is totally attentive to Allah, The Almighty then will fulfil his needs and provide him from a source from where he.. More

  • Forms of the Sunnah Date: 15-1-2002

    The Sunnah of the Prophet can be divided into three categories: What the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) did?What the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) said?What is the third category?.. More

  • Hadith about Jihad Date: 15-1-2002

    I want to know the context (or Fiqh) of the Hadith that has been used as a negative propaganda nowadays against tolerance in Islam. This Hadith is in Bukhari and Muslim. The Hadith is as follows:Narrated Abu Hurairah (Radiya Allahu Anhu) Allah's Apostle (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) said, "I have been ordered to fight with the people till they say,.. More

  • Hadith of Bukhari and Muslim Date: 15-1-2002

    1. Should every Muslim believe in the Hadith of Bukhari and Muslim?2. Are there any weak or fabricated Hadith in two Sahihs?3. There is Ijmaa about two Sahihan i.e. Bukhari and Muslim.... When and which scholars approved about these two books.4. Is it right to believe that after Holy Qur'an, Sahih Bukhari is the authentic book?5. Many people doubt about.. More

  • Meaning of Hadith: Oh Allah, bless us in our Syria.. Date: 11-11-2001

    Would you please give us the meaning of this Hadith? Ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him) reported the Prophet (Peace be upon him) as saying: "Oh Allah, bless us in our Syria; O Allah, bless us in our Yemen". Those present said: "And in our Najd, O Messenger of Allah!" But he said, "O Allah, bless us in our Syria; O Allah, bless us in our Yemen". Those.. More

  • Hadith about the Romans attacking us under eighty flags Date: 8-11-2001

    I think I've heard a Hadith, that goes something like this, 40 flags (or 120) will fly against the Muslims and the war will be fought on horses and swords, it will the bloodiest battle... Could you please verify this Hadith for me whether it is true or not? I don't know who narrated it or when. .. More

  • Questionable Hadith Date: 12-9-2001

    I don't know if its Hadith but I heard it long back and I want to know about its authenticity. A Sahabi went to Rasool Allah (SAW) with the request to arrange money for his daughters marriage. Prophet (SAW) asked him to see another Sahabi in that regard. When he reached his home he heard conversation between the Sahabi (to whom Prophet (SAW) asked.. More

  • Explanation of a Hadith in Muwatta of Imam Malik Date: 5-9-2001

    Thank you for your reply of my question. I really appreciate that of you. Jazaka Allah. I have another question here about a Hadith in MUWATTA'A MALIK book.My question: Is it Haram or not Haram for a non-Mahram man to look at or touch any part of the body of a non-Mahram woman or suckle her?In the following Hadith it is mentioned that Um ul-mu'mneen.. More

  • Importance of knowing the narrators of Hadith Date: 10-7-2001

    When we read a Hadith is it important to see who is narrating it? Is it important for it to be by Bukhari or Muslim? Sometime it is not said; should that mean that we should not take these Hadith seriously?.. More