2669 fatwas

  • The Terms Kafir and Mushrik Are Interchangeable Date: 1-10-2018

    Assalamualaikum.I have multiple questions.1) While I was reading Surah Kahf,I came across ayat 35-36 where a man was arrogant and denying Qiyamah. Some verses later, when his land was destroyed by Allah, he was lamenting saying had he not done "Shirk" this would not have happened. My question is, what he did was disbelief, how is it a shirk?2) Is it.. More

  • Pure Evil Is Not Ascribed To Allah Date: 1-10-2018

    If someone considers something which Allah has permitted to be evil(i.e an act that is only halal but not recommended or obligatory) to be evil is it blasphemous? is the ruling different if the act is actually recommended or obligatory?For example, if someone says marriage to a 12 year old girl who has passed puberty is evil knowing that it is permitted.. More

  • Limits of Befriending Non-Muslims Date: 30-9-2018

    Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhThank you for sending me fatwa no. 7885 but it did not answer my question. I would very much like to know what is the punishment for someone who has truly befriended a kafir which is forbidden in sura 5:51, what is the punishment for someone like this? Is he an apostate? May Allaah reward you .. More

  • It Is Not Apostasy Date: 23-9-2018

    Salamualikum, . I have this problem for months now the problem is that i have an urge to laugh on the intrusive thoughts that i get , whenever I am listening to islamic lecture , or fatwa i always have an urge to laugh am very scared of it . What should i do . Will this be an act of apostasy everytime i get . .. More

  • Allah Is Not a Synonym for God Date: 8-9-2018

    A lot of nonmuslims are using nowadays the name „Allah“ (swt) as a synonym for „God“. This has let to big problems since a lot of people use this word now also for other gods of other false religions and also for Shaitan, i.e. when some followers of Shaitan claim he is „God“ then they say Shaitan is „Allah“! And when Muslims say that.. More

  • Muslim Woman Befriending Non-Muslim Females Date: 8-9-2018

    I have a big dilemma because of fatwa number 87176. You say there that a Muslim woman is not allowed to befriend Muslim men and non-muslim men alike. But you say that she can befriend a non-muslim woman? This does not make sense to me at all. Does sura 5:51 not speak about non-muslims in general? I thought Muslims in general, men and women alike, are.. More

  • Loving to Sin is not Disbelief Date: 8-9-2018

    I was wondering, is someone who loves commiting a sin a kafir? I read this by ibn qayyim:But if he does not hate them and does not fear Allah with regard to them and does not hope for His mercy, then this is not a believer under any circumstances; rather he is a kaafir or a hypocrite. End quote from Qaa‘idah fi’l-Mahabbah, p. 104 I was wondering,.. More

  • Is Writing a School Board about Magic Kufr? Date: 8-9-2018

    Assalam alaikum I am a student and I am forced to write a school board project on magic will this make me a kafir ? .. More

  • Saying 'The hell to the time' Date: 4-9-2018

    Salam. Is it permissible for a Muslim to say "the hell to the time (or any other matter)" and "sucked the hell out"? .. More

  • Scheming is Only Ascribed to Allah in the Context of Perfection Date: 30-8-2018

    Assalamu Alaikum....I have 2 questions...First...what is the meaning of "Al-Maakireen" ???.....actually to increase my knowledge about how kaafirs are blaspheming about ALLAH and to reply them logically I used to watch YouTube videos and found some Christians are saying that the "Satan in Bible" is "ALLAH in the Qur'an", saying that ALLAH is misguiding.. More

  • Music in Paradise Date: 28-8-2018

    Assalamu-Aleykoom, I know that music is forbidden, but just as there is wine in heaven that is obviously superior to anything on earth, is there music in heaven? .. More

  • Adoring Yourself in Front of Men Is Not Disbelief Date: 15-8-2018

    My last question that remained unclarified was that yrs back i was on prayer mat i had a habit of saying i could leave everything but not adorning myself i said so but then satan whispered that u love allah or adorning more or u have to leave one i after that imagin3d i cant cover my head n all n said verbally like literally said to god to plz forgive.. More

  • Body and Muscle Exercises Have Nothing to Do with Polytheism Date: 13-8-2018

    I looked at some of your fatwas and got different answer ex you can do thai chi for relaxation if it doesn't involve polythiestic rituals, but also saw a fatwa saying doing meditation exercises is immitating budhits etc so my questions is will it be shirk, if you simply lay in your bed (no yoga or other things etc) and focus on your breathing and belly.. More

  • Learning Skills and Crafts Online From Non-Muslims Date: 6-8-2018

    1) is it permitted for women to learn cooking, art,craft,stitching, & other halal skills/activities/things/hobbies from others both in real life & online ? Or it is regarded stealing other's idea & sin? Is it kind of copyright violation?2) if it is permitted as a female can I learn those both Muslim / righteous/hijabi women & non Muslim/.. More

  • Reading Books That Tell the Future Date: 6-8-2018

    As salami alaikum. I live in a non-Muslim country. In the month of ramadan, I was fasting and I was passing by sone wonen in front if a library displaying sone books. They said to me, "Do you want to take a book to see what the future holds"? When I looked at the books I saw that they were books about Bible. So I didn't want to take them and to leave.. More