1047 fatwas

  • 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

  • Relation between Abu Huraira's Hadith and Sufism Date: 28-6-2001

    What's your opinion about the next Hadith narrated in Sahih Bukhari, in the chapter of the knowledge (Bab al-'ilm), explained by Abu Huraira: "Hafizto Min al-Nabiyyi (saw) Wi'â'ayni, Fa'amma Ahaduhuma Fabazatahu, Wa Amma al-Ajaru fa-Law Bazatahu Qut'ia Hadha al-Bul'um" and what's the relation between this Hadith and Tasawwuf (Sufism)... More

  • Islamic ruling regarding sailing by sea Date: 18-5-2001

    Is there a Hadith that forbids sailing by sea unless we are going to Hajj or Umra or Mujahideen Fi Sabeel Allah. Is it a verified one? Can we sail for travelling or not?.. More

  • Muslim claims to follow Allah's orders without Hadith Date: 7-5-2001

    Can a Muslim believer claim that he should only follow what ALLAH (s.w.t.) orders him to do without any other guidance from the Hadiths of the Prophet (Blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) on how to do things? In one word only, what does Qur'an say?.. More

  • Islamic ruling on innovators Date: 2-5-2001

    This is to express my deep unrest, unhappiness and sadness because the heads of deviations and innovations are actively working openly and freely in and outside the Muslim world, getting away with their destructive work against true Islam and no one is stopping them! 1. What is the rule of Islam on them? 2. Why don't the governments of Muslim.. More

  • The black flags' appearance from Khorasan Date: 26-2-2001

    1- There is a Hadith that says that if we see a black flag from Khorasan then we should go to it even if we had to crawl on ice/snow because Imam Mahdi is with them. Is this Hadith Sahih or Hasan?2- Can we sit with a group of people making Bidah? What does our Prophet (S.A.W)and our pious predecessors say on this matter?3- While giving Adhan should.. More