356 fatwas

  • Qur'anic Surahs about the last days of the world Date: 2-4-2003

    I have the Holy Qur'an in english. I like what I have read, but in which Surah can I find more information about the last days of the world. I read from Al-Qiyamah to the end. I want to read more... More

  • Your Wives Are a Tilth For You Date: 30-3-2003

    There is a verse in the Qur'an which says {Your wives are tilth for you so go to your tilth when or how you will} , and there is a Hadith, our Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) said: "It is forbidden to men to come their wives from behind" . May question is what is the difference between both the verse and the Hadith? .. More

  • Satan changing Allah's creation Date: 25-2-2003

    In one of the Surahs, the Shytan says he will lead humans to cut the ears of animals and change Allah's creation. Could this be related to tissue culture where pigs ears are used to generate human skin? In another Surah it is mentioned that a certain tribe that disobeyed God was turned into monkeys and pigs. I know that this is thought of as their hearts.. More

  • Dhul-Qarnain and Gog and Magog Date: 3-2-2003

    Who was zul Qarnin? Who is ummat he in? In surah Alkahf it talks about zul Qarnin making a wall between the people & yajuj & majuj are yajuj & majuj still in the world?.. More

  • "Slaves your right hands possess" Date: 26-10-2002

    What is the meaning of the term "Ma Malakat Aymaanikom"? And what kind of relationship is permitted with them?.. More

  • Meaning of Quran 33: 53 Date: 13-10-2002

    Fatwa No. 21310. The verse 53 in Surah Al-Ahzab cannot be used in general. Isn't it is only for the Prophet's (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) wives? .. More

  • Angels' knowledge of Adam before his creation Date: 7-10-2002

    When Allah told the Angels that He will place a viceroy on Earth, referring to the Creation of Adam (Alaihi As-Salaam) [Ref Surah Baqarah Verse: 29], the Malaaikah asked Allah if it will be one who will shed "Blood" and perform mischievous acts. How can the Angels know this if they knew not of Adam (Alaihi As-Salaam), i.e. how can they know if that.. More

  • Explanation of Qur'an [52: 24] Date: 12-9-2002

    Surah of At-Tur verse 24 Ghilmanun Llahum K'annahum Lu'lu'un Maknun. Why are we promised attractive boys?.. More

  • Location and meaning of Ayahs Date: 4-9-2002

    Kindly explain briefly and give chapter and verses of the following Ayahs?1) Ya Ayyuhallathina Aamanu Ithaqullaha Haqqa Thuqathihi?2) Wallahu Ala An-Nasi Hajjal Baith?3) Wajahadu Fi Sabeelillah?4) Inna Akramakum Indallahi Athqakum?.. More

  • Disease mentioned in Surah TaHa [20: 97] Date: 17-8-2002

    In Surah TaHa, [20: 97] Prophet Moses , Moses warns Samiri that he is going to be affected by a very harmful and strange disease, but the name of the disease is not mentioned. What is the disease? What is the name of it in English?.. More

  • Learning Tafseer from Teacher who Disagrees with Scholars Date: 15-7-2002

    I have two questions and that is that I am really interested in learning Tafseer and one of my teachers has started teaching to a few interested students. I usually read Tafseer Ibn Kathir and Maududi (he was a Pakistani scholar). The class is conducted so that each of us reads Tafseer of our own choice and then we discuss it under his supervision... More

  • Name of the Dog in Soorah Al-Kahf Date: 8-7-2002

    What is the name of the dog of people of the cave (Ashab al-Kahf)? .. More

  • Explanation of Luqman [31: 34] Date: 6-7-2002

    Could you please explain me the last verse of Surah Luqman. Does Allah give any of this knowledge of unseen to his prophets?.. More

  • Explanation of "al-Ruh" and "Nafs" in Qur'an Date: 3-7-2002

    What is the difference between (al-Ruh) the spirit (mentioned 14 times in the Qur'an) and (al-Nafs) the soul (mentioned 61 times in the Qur'an)? Please explain... More

  • Mary's grandmother's name Date: 25-5-2002

    I like to ask about Mary (Peace upon her), what is her grand mother's name?.. More