2729 fatwas

  • Examples of Enduring the Lesser of Two Evils to Ward off the Graver One Date: 14-9-2020

    Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, In fatwa no 88414 you have stated "that a small harm can be borne if there is a greater benefit", please give a few examples of such events where Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) or the Rightly Guided Caliphs had applied this principle so that one can gauge and so that one doesn't.. More

  • Disposed of and Rented A Car to Someone Without the Knowledge of Its Owner Date: 6-9-2020

    ASSALAM O ALAIKUM! ALHAMDULILLAH I AM MUSLIM BUT MY FRIEND IS HINDU WHO WANT TO GIVE HIS CAR ON RENT. MY CUSION NEED A CAR ON RENT SO I TAKE GUARANTEE OF HIM AND DECIDE A FIXED AMOUNT PER MONTH. MY HINDU FRIEND GONE OUT OF COUNTRY FOR 2 MONTHS I TOLD HIM MY CUSION RETURNED THE CAR AFTER 20 DAYS BECAUSE HE NOT NEEDED MORE SO I PAID ONE MONTH RENT FOR.. More

  • Maryam Was Neither the Biological Daughter Nor Sister of Prophet Haaroon Date: 1-9-2020

    Salam. I am a bit confused. I read fatwas about Maryam and her parents and I still don't know if Maryam, the mother of Isa, was the actual daughter of Aaron or his actual sister? And who was Imram and Harun? Is it true that Maryam had a half-brother? How many siblings did she have? What was their names? Please provide clear evidences. .. More

  • Allah Has A Face That Befits His Majesty and There Is Nothing Like Unto Him Date: 1-9-2020

    Assalamu ‘alaikum. Scholars say that Allah has face. But I want to know that, is it permissible for a Muslim to believe that Allah has only one face? I asked the question because I believe that Allah is not like us. .. More

  • To Believe That Allah Dwells in Human Bodies Is Major Disbelief Date: 1-9-2020

    Can God dwell in human beings? .. More

  • Term ‘Allah Is in a Direction’ Date: 27-8-2020

    Assalamu 'alaikum. Is Allah in a direction? .. More

  • Feels She Is Losing Faith and Was Inconsistent with Prayers and Fasts Date: 12-7-2020

    I feel like i’ve lost almost all my emaan. Usually, during the time of ramadan i’m always so excited to get closer to allah swt and become a better muslim. This year I have failed to connect with allah swt and islam, I have been inconsistent with my prayers and fasts which hasn’t happened since I was a child. Last year, I committed more sins than.. More

  • Tents in Paradise Are Not The Same As Chambers and Palaces Date: 12-7-2020

    Assalam aalekum sheikh tents and palaces in jannah are two different things .I was reading Haadi Al arwah in that it was given this tents will be different and palaces will be different and this tents will be placed in the gardens and on the banks of river of paradise is it true?tents will be placed in gardens and on banks of rivers for believer also.. More

  • Accidentally Opened a Horoscope Date: 9-7-2020

    Asalaamualaikum. I was scrolling through facebook and this post came up and said swipe a heart pattern on your phone keyboard (as most keyboards have swipe predictive text nowadays) and post what word pops up. I did this with the intention of curiosity and doing it for fun just to see what would happen. The word that I saw triggered a thought such as.. More

  • Mentioning Murder in Novels and Stories: Is It Disbelief? Date: 8-7-2020

    Salaam. I want to know if being pleased related to things prohibited in the sharia applies to the one who writes them in stories. For example if one was to write or read a story which involved murder, but the person knows in real life murder is prohibited and a sin and fully acknowledges it. But this same person writes a fictional story which involves.. More

  • Manner of Retribution on the Day of Judgment whether in Regard to a Muslim or Non-Muslim Date: 8-7-2020

    If I steal some money or property from a muslim brother and I don't apologize or give it back, I have to give my good deeds or take his sins on the day of judgement. But what if I cheat/steal/damage the property of a non muslim and do'nt give it back? what will happen on the day of judgement ? As the non muslim has no hope for paradise and destined.. More

  • No Specific Time for Performing Ruqyah Date: 24-6-2020

    As salamun alaykum, When should you read ruqiah al shariah, after the astronomical twillight or nautical twillight (also, which twillight does fajr begin). Jazakallahu khairan .. More

  • The Methodology of the Salaf was the Soundest, the Most Correct and the Best Date: 15-6-2020

    Why is the "manhaj of the salaf" or imitating the salaf in one's approach to Islam the correct form of Islam? I come from a sufi background, and was following what is known in Turkish literally as a "jamaat" (cemaat in turkish), but they do not believe in grave worship. however, they believed in many things which I found inconsistent and i liked the.. More

  • His Hindu Colleagues Greet Him on their Festival by Saying to Him 'Happy Diwali' Date: 14-6-2020

    Assalamualaikum. I am from India. I work in a School. My maximum colleauges are hindu. After their festival my colleague and boss wish me by saying 'Subho Bijoya' , 'Happy Diwali'. My question are 1. Can I wish them back by saying "Subho Bijoya" , "Happy Diwali"? 2. Is saying "subho bijoya' and 'happy diwali '( though I disbelieve and hate to say.. More

  • One Does Not Become a Disbeliever because of Missing a Prayer Date: 1-6-2020

    Assalam u Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu. I would like to ask you regarding a person's situation. This person had gone to hajj Alhamdulillah and after coming back he recieved money as gifts from various family or friends. Is it permissible that he uses this money in his daily life or to start a business and etc. Secondly after this person returned.. More