329 fatwas

  • The best method to learn the Quran Date: 29-4-2015

    Aassalam Alaikum. My question is: Should we memorize more only if we have acted upon it as the prophet's companions used to do as I am a student of knowledge trying to start seeking knowledge? .. More

  • Stretching the legs towards someone reciting Quran Date: 20-4-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum. When you finish prayer, can you recite the adhkar slowly and with a clear gap between them to make sure you pronounce them properly? And can you recite the Qur'an if someone else's feet are pointing in your direction? Jazaakum Allahu khairan .. More

  • Listening to Quran classified as 'music' on Youtube Date: 10-4-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum. Sometimes we listen to recitations of the Qur'an on Youtube in order to listen to a particular reciter. However, it seems that the videos on Youtube have to be given a category when they are added to the website. So some videos of Qur'an recitation are categorised under 'music' and some under 'people and blogs'. What is the ruling.. More

  • Not degrading to Quran to play it on a laptop placed on a sofa, bed or table Date: 16-1-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum, What is the ruling on playing the recitation of the Qur'an from a computer which is on a table on which food is also served or on a couch which people sit on? What about if the computer is on a bed which may have bodily fluids in it? What is the ruling on playing the Qur'anic recitation on youtube and small pictures with links to.. More

  • Permissible to recite Quran while lying in bed Date: 21-12-2014

    can i read this sites articles and fatwas lying in my bed? is it permissible to read Quranic verses or Hadeeths in lying position? .. More

  • Turning one's back to a board carrying Quranic verses Date: 18-12-2014

    What's ruling on doing back From the board on which Quranic Ayats are written and standing doing back from it? .. More

  • Writing the Name of Allaah on mugs Date: 14-12-2014

    What is the ruling of writing the name of Allaah and other Islamic quotings on Mugs, Cups etc??? .. More

  • Waiting until the end of a chapter or verse to switch off the Quran Date: 13-10-2014

    Asala-muailykum May Allah bless you all for the wonderful website. I have a question please - when I listen to nazisms or qaseeda's or any Quraan recital on a CD. Am I allowed to put off the track during the nazisms or qaseeda's or any Quraan recital? or do I have to listen to the full track? e.g. if its a recital of a surah, and I switch off the CD.. More

  • Pronouncing the name of Allaah with a soft/thin Laam in the Athaan Date: 26-9-2014

    Assalamualaikum va rahmathullahi va barakaathuhu. Many of our Urudu speaking brothers pronounce "Allah" as though in 'Bismillah'. When they do the Azan or stand as Imam for prayers, we can make out the big difference in pronounciation. I spoke to one of my such friend and I was told that it is OK. I would like to know the ruling on that. .. More

  • Placing Arabic books on the ground Date: 25-9-2014

    Can one put an Arabic book on the floor eg Arabic dictionary, or any books (with the exception of the Qur'an)? And if the books have the name of Allah in it? Jzk .. More

  • The reward for reciting the Quran is in proportion with the hardship involved Date: 24-8-2014

    Asalamu 3laykom, id like to ask about reading surat al kahf every friday.. Im not very good at arabic, im a very slow reader and even the english translation confuses me, and so every time i read i get very tired and less motivated at aya 15-30. I usually take breaks but never go back to reading out of lack of motivation. Would it be permissible to.. More

  • Forgetting what one memorizes from the Quran Date: 11-7-2014

    Asalam o Alaikum!!! I learned a Quranic verse but forget it a little. And recited that whole day. At night I saw that there were mistakes in it. Then I learned it completely. Was I sinful for forgetting it and reciting some of its words wrong? .. More

  • Reciting the Quran without knowning its meaning is less serious than reciting it in an incorrect manner Date: 6-7-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, Some people were recently arguing about which is a more serious problem: people reciting Qur'an with the wrong pronunciation and not learning to correct it, or people reciting it without having any idea what it means and not trying to learn about the meanings? Both these problems are present in some communities and obviously they.. More

  • Reciting the Quran from beginning to end then resuming from the beginning Date: 8-3-2014

    Assalaamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. Please provide me with the hadith that states that when one completes reciting The Quran, that one should start reciting The Quran from the beginning again. Jazakallahu khayran. Thank you. .. More

  • Name of Allaah kept in wallet in back pocket of pants Date: 6-3-2014

    My name is Abdullah, when it is written in urdu, the name Allah is also written. I have my CNIC in urdu which I put in my wallet, and my wallet used to be whole time in my back pocket of my pant. I just want to know, isn't this disrespect to Allah's name ? I have become delusional. help me .. More