356 fatwas

  • Part in verse 2:73 refers to part of slaughtered cow Date: 15-12-2016

    {So, We said, "Strike the slain man with part of it." Thus does Allaah bring the dead to life, and He shows you His signs that you might reason.} [Quran 2: 73]Was this a part of the cow that they could hardly slaughter, the yellow one? .. More

  • How to prove that 'Uzayr existed Date: 15-12-2016

    How can I prove to a Christian that Uzair existed? Please note that he wants evidence from other than the Quran or Hadith. .. More

  • Why women are mentioned separately in verse 49:11 Date: 6-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering why women have been mentioned separately in 49:11, because when it says people, I thought that that would include men and women, and even if it did mean men, then why are men and women mentioned separately? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • People of ‘Aad built in valleys and elevated places Date: 3-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering: I know that Thamud built in the mountions and valleys, but did ‘Aad build in the valleys as well, or just in the mountains and towers, and did Thamud build towers or not? .. More

  • What is meant by 'acts of mischief on earth' Date: 30-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Thank you very much for your last answer on my question. As an advanced student of Islam, I have often beenasked what is meant by “spreading mischief on earth”. As Ibn Kathir puts it: "(And when it is said to them: Do not make mischief on the earth) means, Do not commit acts of disobedience on the earth. Their mischief is disobeying.. More

  • ‘Dwellings’ in Quran may refer to lands Date: 30-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering: can dwellings mean land, instead of houses, in some versesin the Quran, or do they alwayshave to mean houses and can thus never mean land? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Ibn ‘Abbaas' statement regarding sun setting in water spring Date: 30-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am the same questioner of fatwa no. 2633142. Is it true that Ibn ‘Abbaas, may Allaah be pleased with him, held the belief that the sun sets in a spring? .. More

  • Difference between fatigue and weariness in Quran verse 35:35 Date: 21-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering; what does 35: 35 mean in the Quran because the words fatigue and weariness mean the same thing. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Meaning of 'Iqaamat Ad-Deen' Date: 21-11-2016

    Please explain the meaning of 'Iqaamat Ad-Deen' (establishing the religion). How can we achieve it? .. More

  • Meaning of 'creation' in verse 14:19 Date: 19-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. {Have you not seen that Allah created the heavens and the earth in truth? If He wills, He can do away with you and produce a new creation.} [Quran 14: 19] What is meant with 'a new creation'? .. More

  • Meaning of 'acquiring wealth' in verse 7:188 Date: 16-11-2016

    How could the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, havegained an abundance of wealth if he knew the unseen, as in the verse 7: 188? Please give me a good, satisfying answer, and may Allaah help you to do so. .. More

  • Wind destroyed people of Hood but spared their dwellings Date: 15-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering; I find verse 46:25 confusing; it says that everything was destroyed except their houses, but in 51:42 and 69:8, it says that everything was destroyed. .. More

  • Ruins of 'Aad and Thamood existed at time of Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 14-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering, does verse 29:38 of the Quran mean that the houses of 'Aad and Thamudare still standing and that we can see them? If 'Aadwere destroyed, there is nothing left of 'Aad apart from their land, so their houses have fallen down, and if they were not standing in Prophet Muhammad's, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,time, then.. More

  • Interpretation of {and with Us is more} in verse 50:35 Date: 19-10-2016

    Which verses of the Quran and which hadiths explained verse 50:35: {They will have whatever they wish therein, and with Us is more.}? .. More

  • What 'pure milk' means in verse 6:66 Date: 19-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. My question is regarding verse 16:66. In it, it states that milk is pure. But scientific studies show that raw milk can be very dangerous and that it contains some bacteria that can cause dangerous infections. Raw milk has some very good benefits, but it still has many harmful things in it. I seek refuge with Allaah, I have met some.. More