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  • Tolerance Towards Disbelievers vs. Forbidding Them From Committing Evil Date: 5-4-2020

    How is tolerance to the kuffar to be done beside doing nahi munkar. I mean like we should let the christians do their worship (without helping them in any way), but isnt seeing that they worship something beside Allah (like they do their rituals outside the church so i can see it, or in the church but not inside the building) oblige us to forbid evil?. .. More

  • Refused Gifts From His Mother In-Law Date: 25-2-2020

    Assalam alaikum. May Allah reward you. I am afraid i have transgressed towards my mother. She is not muslim. She did not want to visit me or her grandchildren for many years because of me wearing hijab. We used to speak on the phone and she used to send the children gifts on christmas, birthdays etc, by post. She lives near to us. Recently my husband.. More

  • Conditions of Living among Non-Muslims and Dealing with Them Date: 23-6-2019

    How to live with non muslim? Prove by using sunnah. .. More

  • Marrying From the People of the Book While Hating them Date: 25-4-2019

    Thank you for answering my question in fatwa 384922. A lot of questions arouse from your answer. You said that the People of the Book have a heavelny religion. How can this be if sura 3:85 abrogated it and it is a false religion and only Islam is the true one? Can there be two true religions? See also fatwa 12718. You also said "if the Muslims have.. More

  • Kindness and Justice With Non-Muslims Date: 10-4-2019

    Salamu Aleikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatu! Thank you for fatwa number 384016 but still I did not find the answer to my question there. I am well aware that a Muslim can pretend friendship to kuffar if he fears a danger from them. I am aware of the tafseer of Ibn Katheer about sura 3:28 and that we can be nice to them in order to call them to Islam... More

  • Nothing Wrong In Mentioning Virtues of Non-Muslims Date: 7-10-2018

    Assalamu'alaikum WarahmatullahYa Sheikh I have a question. I have just recently came across some website that are quoting fatwas from most orthodox and conservative scholars (May Allah be pleased with them). And one of the fatwas is that we are nearly not allowed at all to praise non-muslim (Kuffar) at all things. Recently, Japan's word cup fans have.. More

  • Cooperating with Christians in Disseminating Worldly Sciences Date: 23-1-2018

    Assalamualikum wa rahmatullahi wabarakaatuhWhat is the ruling on cooperating with some Christians to establish an online centre for answering maths (and phsyics questions)? .. More

  • Befriending non-Muslims who ridicule the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am referring to this question: Is it apostasy or hypocrisy to befriend these people due to loneliness, while hating what they say? .. More

  • Kindness towards non-Muslim neighbors of late parents Date: 14-12-2017

    Is it ok to invite a non-Muslim neighbour of our late parents to our group parties as a form of honouring our parents? Please reply quickly. .. More

  • Encounter with Christian missionary Date: 13-9-2017

    Assalamu alaykum. I am a university student. I decided to head to a building to settle down. While I was walking, I encountered two ladies (one young and the other old). The old lady saw me and decided to act as if we had met somewhere before. She asked where I was heading and I was busy. I politely told her that I was going to eat. There was an event.. More

  • Judging people's tendencies based on their religion Date: 28-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Is it acceptable to judge people's tendencies based on religion? I am asking because I was talking with my family and my mom was talking about a certain individual who did some wrong things. My dad then asked her what his religion was. I then asked my dad why he would ask such a thing, but I know that.. More

  • How to treat non-Muslims in light of verse [109:6] Date: 22-2-2017

    What does the Quran state about how to treat Jews and Christians in the following verse? {For you is your religion, and for me is my religion.}[Quran 109:6] .. More

  • Treating non-Muslims with respect is not Kufr or apostasy Date: 21-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was recently reading an article detailing how Muslims and non-Muslims should interact. The link to it is here: The article says that it is Kufr (disbelief) and apostasy to honor a disbeliever in the same way that you would honor.. More

  • Visiting Hindus who say that ‘guests are God’ Date: 11-11-2016

    The Hindus have a saying that states that 'Guests are God'. I was invited to a Hindu household once, but I did not go because I believed that there was a real chance that this was Shirk (polytheism) as by going I would be allowing them to equate me with, and treat me as, God. I constantly thought about ways in which it would not be Shirk and wondered.. More

  • Addressing non-Muslims with 'Sir' or 'Dear' or the like Date: 2-11-2016

    In fatwa 86974, "Appropriate Way to Address Non-Muslims," it is stated that it is not permissible to start a letter by writing anything that could mean the glorification of a disbeliever by a Muslim, like the title ‘Sir’ or ‘Dear’ and the like. I need some clarification regarding the above fatwa. In India, we call our teachers 'Sir' for the.. More