244 fatwas

  • No Companions were left in Abyssinia when An-Najaashi died Date: 13-10-2016

    We read that Ibn Taymiyyah said that there were no Companions left in Abisinnyah to pray the funeral prayer for An-Najaashi. Is it confirmed that no Companions remained behind when some left to Makkah (thinking that the Quraysh had accepted Islam) and others to Madinah? .. More

  • Having sinful thoughts in the Haram of Makkah Date: 6-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Recently, I have heard in a Bayaan that in Hudood Al Haram (Makkah), if we think of a sin, then it will be written as a bad deed. I want to know the authenticity of this because it is a very important issue that while in the Haram, if something sinful crosses our mind, then we will be held accountable for it. So please clarify this... More

  • When Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, started working in trade Date: 17-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. How long was the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,in business; for how many years and at what ageapproximately did he start? May Allaah reward you in both worlds. .. More

  • Malicious allegation about reducing prayer from fifty to five Date: 4-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. A disbeliever raised a question about the fact that the Muslims pray five times a day because of the hadith in saheeh Al-Bukhari in which it is mentioned that Allaah reduced 50 prayers a day to 5 prayers a day. In the end, the hadith states, “These are 5 prayers, and the reward is equal to 50 prayers, for my words does not change.”.. More

  • Differences between miracles of Prophets and extraordinary abilities of other than Prophets Date: 21-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. What are the unique features of a Prophet? We know that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,foretold many things, but it is also said that that is also possible in the case of fortune-tellers through jinn, who can steal truths about the future, and many Prophets had performed many miracles with the help of Allaah, but it.. More

  • Ibraaheem, may Allaah exalt his mention, called people to visit Ka'bah, not himself Date: 23-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question about the Hajj. When Muslims go to Hajj, are they going to see or visit Abraham? I ask because verse 22:27 states (what means) {They will come to you on foot and on every lean mount, they will come to you from every distant mountain pass.} Was this verse fulfilled in Abraham's lifetime (people will come from all.. More

  • Information about Thul-Khalasah Date: 18-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know about Thul-Khalasah. .. More

  • Location of Lake Saawah that dried up at birth of Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 14-4-2016

    Where is Lake Sawa, which once dried up due to the birth of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,situated? .. More

  • Story of cave of Thawr Date: 12-4-2016

    What is the story of Cave Tawr, the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and Abu Bakr (peace be upon him)? .. More

  • Foster brothers of Prophet, sallallaahu 'alyhi wa sallam Date: 29-3-2016

    Is it true that Abu Sufyan was the paternal uncle of the prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,and was breastfed by Bibi Halima and became the foster brother of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam? .. More

  • Authenticity of incident of Elephant and digging of Zamzam Date: 24-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum, I would like to know what is authentically established in the books of Islamic history regarding the two major events (i.e. the digging of the zamzam well and the incident of the elephants) in the life of Abdul-Muttalib, the grandfather of the prophet (pbuh), specifically the narration in Dalaa'ilun-Nubuwwah by Al-Bayhaqi on the authority.. More

  • Number of times chest of Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, was split open by angels Date: 23-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please inform me how many times our beloved Prophet's, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,chest was opened by angels. Some say twice and some say four times. Regards, Yusuf. .. More

  • Person who temporarily stays in another country is not a muhaajir Date: 23-3-2016

    I want to know: Who is the muhaajir (person who migrates) among the following? 1.The one who leave his/her own country and settles down somewhere else permanently? 2.The one who merely migrates for the sake of trade or business for a few days but does not permanently settle there? .. More

  • Refuting claim that Waraqah ibn Nawfal is source of Quran Date: 18-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Some say that the Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,got the info from the Quran from Waraqah, I know that this is stupid, but they do not listen if you say that it is stupid. How can we refute this in a logical way? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, was given choice between staying alive and dying Date: 8-3-2016

    Before the death of Prophet Mohammed, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,Jibreel, may Allaah exalt his mention, came to Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,and said that Allaah asked whether he wanted to stay in this world and that if he wanted that He would not grasp his soul. Is that true? .. More