2751 fatwas

  • 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

  • Allah Does Not Forgive Shirk If a Person Dies while Persisting on It Date: 1-6-2020

    I'm born muslim 18 years old. but few years ago something really bad happen in my life. and that was damage my life very much. at that time I loose faith in Alllah. coz my dua was not answering. I also quit Islam. I become kafir. And also insult Allah and and Islam in my mind. I Also spoke bad language, abuse and obscenities word against Allah. One.. More

  • Tawassul by Virtue of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam Date: 13-5-2020

    Assalaamualaykum Dear scholar, In the Hadeeth of Uthman bin Hunaif, when the blind man said "O Muhammad, I turn by virtue of you to my Lord concerning this need of mine, that it might be met for me". Was the blind man in the presence of the prophet addressing him directly or was he away after he went to do wudu and pray two rakat making supplication.. More

  • Thinks his Father Cast Evil Eye on Him and Has Suicidal Thoughts Date: 21-4-2020

    Hello I've been having a serious question that has continously run in my mind. Long story short while growing up my father developed an intense secret hatred towards me and decided to target everything that I did, along with whatever that I tried to do. He became very toxic to the point where I became depressed, suicidal, to where I had to run away.. More

  • Said To Himself That If He Does Not Fulfill A Promise He Is A Disbeliever Date: 12-4-2020

    Asalam e Alakum I have a question and question is that i promised to my friend that i will done this work at the set date and i said in my heart if i fail to do that work so i will be a non muslim means i called my self as a non Muslim when fail to fulfill the promise and this thing just said in my heart but after 2 or 3 day i didn't fulfill the promise.. More

  • Those Who Will Reject the Dajjaal Will Lose their Wealth Date: 7-4-2020

    What have the classical scholars said about the authenticity of the hadith in which it's said the sky will withhold rain and the earth produce in the years before the dajjal? Is there any indication that food and drink will be scarce for those who don't follow him? .. More

  • The People Who Will Follow the Dajjaal Date: 5-4-2020

    Is it authentic that most of the Dajjal's followers will be Jews? Does this mean by the time the Dajjal comes, most of the kafirs will be Jews, because assuming most of the world follows him that means most of the kafir world must have been Jews. Right now Jews are only a tiny portion of the world's population. .. More

  • Forced to Use Amulets By Husband and Mother In-law Date: 5-4-2020

    Salam alaikum,my husband uses black soap gotten from so called mallams for protection,he brings papers that are wrapped and tighed with rope,he also brings papers that something like Arabic is written on it but they are not readable. Now he and his mum are forcing me to use the soap to bath our child. I disagree but they said I must use it. I even tried.. More

  • Performing A Classical Dance That Involves Prostration or Worship Date: 5-4-2020

    If someone performs a classical dance which has shirk elements like prostration or worship, will it be kufr if the person does not intend to worship Similarly in India there are dances like Garba where people dance in a circle around an idol. If someone does that without intending to worship will it still be kufr .. More