960 fatwas

  • Leaving children with friend to go out with Tableegh Date: 8-8-2017

    Respected Shaikh, assalaamu alaikum. A person went out with the Tablighis with his wife,leaving his two-to-three-year-old children at his friend's house. My questions are: is that required? Is it allowed in Islam? Is there any evidence that our beloved Prophet, sallallhu ‘alayhi wa sallam,or any Companion has ever done something like that? May Allah.. More

  • Charging laptop which others use to listen to music Date: 3-8-2017

    Is it permissible to charge a laptop knowing that some family members will listen to music with that laptop once it is charged? Does this constitute helping in sin? .. More

  • Reporting colleagues who commit violations and reject advice to stop Date: 12-7-2017

    Some of my colleagues are continuously involved in wrongdoings at the office; they overcharge clients, manipulate invoices, etc. I tried to make them stop doing that several times, but nothing has changed. Is it appropriate to inform the owners about this, or should I hide this as they are my Muslim brothers? I am sure that if I informed the superior,.. More

  • Christian wife of convert hates Islam Date: 11-7-2017

    Assalamu alaykom. I accepted Islam in 2002 and got married to a Muslim, praise be to Allah. Just last year, in December 2016, my brother accepted Islam, but his wife got angry and even hated him because he converted without asking her first. She never liked Islam or the Muslims at all, as she told me. What can I advise my younger brother, who just converted.. More

  • His elder brother calls him with worst names Date: 10-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. In a conversation with my brother, he got angry with me and called me " Fir‘awn" (pharaoh) and said that I am acting like God. My brother, who is my elder brother, always rebukes my mother and says filthy words to her and to my father. He does not pray at all, except for the Friday prayers. So What is the ruling on one who calls.. More

  • How to handle rebellious daughter who became disbeliever Date: 30-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am very worried about my teenage daughter. She has stopped believing in Islam and Allaah and also has developed haram relationships with boyfriends. And her anger issues are insane; she even beats me sometimes when I try to give her advice. I am a single mother with money problems; I really do not know how to deal with her since.. More

  • Zoroastrianism copied aspects of heavenly messages Date: 29-6-2017

    Asalaamu alaykum. Many among the enemies of Islam have frequently claimed that Islam copied Zoroastrianism in the implementation of the five daily prayers, as the Zoroastrians do so as well. Please provide detailed evidence to annul such ignorant claims. May Allaah reward you abundantly. .. More

  • Giving Da'wah collective obligation Date: 28-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. My parents are against me giving Da'wah (proselytization) and Islaah (reform), especially to my relatives through them (like the paternal uncle, maternal aunt) and to my father's work colleagues. They say that it puts people off and that if they complain to the boss that his son is annoying me, it will.. More

  • Correct approach to give advice to parents Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholar. I live with my non-religious parents. I am more flexible with my mother regarding advising her because she does not react angrily and is not displeased with me (in most cases), but as for my father, I used to advise him, and he would usually become angry or say, “Ok, leave me alone ,leave me alone.” Now I am about to.. More

  • Writing to TV channels to deny evils they show Date: 21-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. If I see something haram being shown on TV, like women or music, is it obligatory upon me to send an email to the TV channel telling them that it is haram and to stop this? Should I do this every time I see a channel doing this? Or should I only tell them once? Should I send emails to all the channels.. More

  • Reading Al-Hikam by Ibn ‘Ata'illah As-Sakandari Date: 14-6-2017

    I would like to know if the book Al-Hikam written by Ibn ‘Ata'illah As-Sakandari is a good book? Did any of the scholars recommend it? .. More

  • Sister insults parents and does not pray Date: 7-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. I have a sister who is very bad. She does not pray, she treats my parents as animals or even worse, and so on. One day, I heard her say an insult. I think that she insulted my father, but she denied that she insulted my father and said that the insult was directed to me. It was strange that the insult would have been directed.. More

  • Remaining silent while someone says wrong things about Islam Date: 17-5-2017

    If someone has a wrong understanding of Islam and teaches it and a Muslim is there and knows that it is wrong but does not say anything, has he commented Kufr (disbelief)? .. More

  • Muslim man trying to convert girl to Islam Date: 9-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum Brothers and Sisters and whoever reads my question. Please do not quicklyjudge me, and be merciful in your answer. I love a girl; we met online four years ago, and she lives in the USA. She is a very polite girl with good manners, and the only thing she is missing is to convert to Islam. She loves me as well, and I have promised her.. More

  • Secretly converted to Islam and cannot wear Hijab Date: 1-5-2017

    I secretly converted to Islam and cannot wear the hijab. I reviewed fatwa no. 12498 as it handles a problem similar to mine. This was your advice to the questioner: "If you can immigrate from this country to another, then it is obligatory for you to do so in order to maintain your Islam." In the country where I live, there are Muslim groups, but I cannot.. More