1047 fatwas

  • Hadeeth in Saheeh Al-Bukhaari and Muslim about ‘Azl (coitus interruptus) Date: 22-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa barakaatuhu. I need to ask you urgently for a complete explanation from Fath Al-Baari and Sharh An-Nawawi and other books about this hadith: A man inquired, “We earn income from these bondwomen (other narratives mention prostitutes), so can we do coitus interruptus (‘Azl) with them?” The Prophet said, “There is no sin.. More

  • Meaning of hadeeth: ‘...an hour and an hour.’ Date: 15-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaikum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Sheikh, does the hadith about an hour for you and an hour for your Lord means 12 hours of worshipping or subtracting around 6 hours of sleep from 24, meaning 18 hours, so then 9 are for our Lord? So should we worship this much hours a day in our daily life? I mean, should we worship that much that if.. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth about commanding children to pray at seven Date: 1-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Can you elobrate on the authenticity of the hadith reported by Abu Dawud, At-Tirmidhi, and others which says, "Order your children to pray when they are seven years old, beat them when they are ten years old, and seperate their beds." Shaykh Albani said that it is Sahih (authentic), can you inform what the earlier scholars of Hadith.. More

  • Explaining Ibn Hajar's words about blackness Date: 19-7-2017

    I read this commentary, that ibn Hajar said: "Allah created Adam in His picture, sixty cubits (about 30 meters) in height. When He created him, He said (to him), "Go and greet that group of angels sitting there, and listen what they will say in reply to you, for that will be your greeting and the greeting of your offspring." Adam (went and) said, 'As-Salamu.. More

  • Degree of authenticity of story of Angel of Death visiting Ibraaheem Date: 12-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please answer this question: can you tell me the soundness of the following hadith? Ibn Abi Ad-Dunya relatesthe following from Ka’b: “Ibrahim (Abraham), peace be upon him, saw a man in his house and asked, ‘Who are you?’ He replied, ‘I am the Angel of Death.’ Ibrahim said, ‘If you really are him, then show me a.. More

  • Refraining from doing evil is charity Date: 11-7-2017

    There is a hadith that says that charity is due on every Muslim and says that the least that you can do is leave sin and that that is a charity, and then there is a hadith that says that saving people - I think it says 'leaving' - from your mischief is a charity to yourself. Now, it would seem that leaving people and saving them from your mischief would.. More

  • Report about meatdish that increases sexual prowess is fabricated Date: 9-7-2017

    Is the following narration authentic? It comes from one of As-Suyuti's books which is called Prophetic medicine: According to Abu Hurayrah, the Prophet, sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,once complained to angel Jibreel (Gabriel) that he could not have sexual intercourse often enough. "What?" replied the angel, "Why do you not eat Harisa? There is the.. More

  • ‘The Imam is a shield...’ is authentic hadeeth Date: 5-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. An authentic hadith states, “The Imam is a shield behind whom you fight and protect yourself.” I would like to know what the Hadith scholars and the Fiqh scholars said about this hadith. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Weak ahaadeeth differ in degree of weakness Date: 2-7-2017

    Can a hadith be questioned or challenged if its authenticity is weak or the hadith chain of narrators is weak or missing? .. More

  • Hadeeth about women who resemble hypocrites Date: 1-7-2017

    Abu Uthaynah As-Sadafi (may Allaah be pleased with him) reported that the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said: “The best of your women are those who are bearers of many children, loving, comforting, and tolerant – provided that they fear Allaah. And the worst of your women are those who display their charms and who walk with arrogance. Such.. More

  • Whether Sufyaan Ath-Thawri and Al-A‘mash were Mudallis reporters Date: 30-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaikum shaykh. I want to know whether Sufyaan Ath-Thawri and Al-A‘mashwere Mudallis according to the Hadith scholars. If yes, then why are narrations which they narrated accepted in Sahih Al-Bukhaari and Muslim but rejected elsewhere while other hadiths like that of the narration of Maalik Ad-Daar of a man coming to the Prophet's grave.. More

  • Whether person who cried out of fear of Allah can be tortured in grave Date: 29-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Brothers. I have a question and was wondering if you could kindly answer it. You see, the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,told us that one who cried out fear of Allaah will not go to hell. My question is: can someone like that be punished in the grave? Keep in mind that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,said that.. More

  • Interpretation of hadeeth: ‘This Ummah of mine is granted mercy...’ Date: 29-6-2017

    Does the following hadith include the punishment in the grave or is it restricted to the punishment on the Day of Judgment? “This Ummah (Islamic community) reminds of the Ummah that Allaah has placed His mercy upon. This Ummah will not have any punishment in the Hereafter, this punishment is in this world with Fitan (temptations, tribulations),.. More

  • Many reports in Nu'aym's book Al-Fitan fabricated Date: 28-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Are the reports in Al-Fitan by Nu'aim ibn Hammad authentic? .. More

  • Hadeeth about market for images in Paradise weak Date: 26-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is the following hadith authentic? ‘Ali narrated that the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said, "Indeed, in Paradise, there is a market in which there is no buying nor selling, except for images of men and women. So whenever a man desires an image, he enters it." [Tirmidhi 2550] .. More