962 fatwas

  • Slavery in Islam Date: 7-7-2002

    I have a question about slavery in Islam: I completely agree and accept the position, and that slavery in Islam brings about a higher opportunity of justice, kindness and fairness to the slave (s). I was made to understand that under the Shari'a, (free) non-Muslims were able to sign a contract in order to give up their rights as a "free" person in order.. More

  • Meaning of life in Islam Date: 29-6-2002

    What is the real meaning of life provided by Islam's concepts and ideology?.. More

  • Frustrated with the deteriorating condition among Muslims in the Gulf Date: 29-6-2002

    I'm one of the distressed members of the Muslim Ummah. My family resides in a Muslim country in the gulf. I always had high respect for the Gulf States as far as practice of Islam is concerned. But unfortunately these days when I returned from USA (where I'm studying) I have realized that we Muslims are being humiliated due to our lack in dedication.. More

  • Calling Christians to Islam Date: 22-6-2002

    Dear Brothers. I have several friends who are Christians, whose I would like to convert to Islam, but I am not sure how to approach the issue. I have already proposed the idea to them, but I might have driven them away from it just a bit. Please advise me on what to do. .. More

  • Enjoining good and forbidding evil Date: 22-6-2002

    Please explain enjoining good and forbidding evil in the light of Hadeeth. .. More

  • Giving Da'wah to non-Muslims Date: 18-6-2002

    I would like to draw your attention to the current situation of hundreds of thousands of Daees in Pakistan known as the 'The Tablighi Jamaat'.Their faith is so strong that some of them even leave their wives, children and the comfort of their houses behind them in the name of Allah and dedicate their whole lives for the cause of Islam. They travel.. More

  • Al-Ahbaash group Date: 17-6-2002

    I live in California, here there is a group called Ahl ahbaash or Ahl al-Sunnah wal Jamaah. My question is, who are they, and what is their Aqeedha and their belief? Is it Halal to send my children to their Islamic school?.. More

  • Ahmadiyah in the Jewish state Date: 12-6-2002

    What is the Ahmadiyah group here in Israel?.. More

  • Wife wants her husband and his family to let his sister wear Hijab Date: 11-6-2002

    I am a Muslim convert who lives in the U.S. with my husband. His youngest sister, who is also living in the U.S. but in a different area, has just started to wear Hijab. However, when she returned to her home country last week (which is supposed to be a Muslim country, I might add), her parents made her take it off. Her sister criticized her, as.. More

  • Claims of Christians Date: 4-6-2002

    We (the Muslims) were holding discussions with Christians on an Islamic Discussion forum. While debating with the Christians, they made the following comments, which I'd appreciate greatly, if you responded to their comments. I shall quote them verbatim: "Finally, your quote of 4.171 (Surah 4, Ayah: 171) often misleads people and I hope you'll stop.. More

  • Criticism of our position regarding of Ashairah Date: 21-5-2002

    You say we are moderate but when I look at your presentation of creed of 'al-Ashairah' you are talking bad about them. We don't know of any scholars except Ibn Taymiyah and his followers who criticize them. Ahl al-Kalam are from Ahl al-Sunnah whether they are Maturidiya or al-Ashiraha. You should careful what you says, maybe tomorrow Allah ask you.. More

  • Is Jesus dead? Date: 19-5-2002

    Is 'Isa Ibn Maryam dead? a man said he is dead. He will never come back... More

  • What is Freemasonry? Date: 19-5-2002

    I m a master mason in Lebanon, and I read your article about the connection of freemasonry with the Judaism and the universal Zionist. As a matter of fact, I didn't notice any serious connection during my freemasonry period. So being a Muslim, and proud of it, I only want you reply to me with more facts concerning freemasonry and I really want to help.. More

  • Questions about Jesus and Christianity Date: 19-5-2002

    Why does the Holy Qur'an state that Jesus death was prophesied (I will cause you to die, raise you to me)? 3:55.Does this not prove that Christ was not killed accidentally?Did he not die in accordance with the will of God?When was the Trinity started?If all the bible is not true then how is someone to know what parts to believe?.. More

  • Qur'an's position regarding Christians and Jews Date: 13-5-2002

    What are the Ayah in Qur'an which mentioned the Christians and Jews and explain the Islam's position towards both religions?.. More