243 fatwas

  • Al-Israa’ wa Al-Mi‘raaj Date: 24-4-2011

    Will you please mention the Hadeeth (narration) of Al-’Israa’ wa Al-Mi‘raaj?.. More

  • Two types of Hijrah (emigration) Date: 6-2-2011

    Has the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, been authentically reported to have ordered Muslims to remain in their homes because Hijrah (emigration) has ceased? What does this mean?.. More

  • Refuting the claim that the Prophet wanted to assign ‘Ali as Caliph after his death Date: 27-1-2011

    Did ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattaab, may Allaah be pleased with him, refuse to give the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, a paper and a pen to assign ‘Ali, may Allaah be pleased with him, as Caliph after his death, and said that he was suffering delirium? What is the sound interpretation of this incident that took place three days before the Prophet’s.. More

  • Where the Prophet recited the Quran to the Jinn Date: 24-1-2011

    Assalaamu Alaykum, I would like you to please provide me with information about the place called Mahbas Al-Jinn, which is found at the entrance to the sacred precincts of Makkah where the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, met with the Jinn... More

  • Narrations about the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, speaking with animals Date: 9-12-2010

    I want to ask about people who make Hadeeths from themselves in order to attract people's attention as big orators. A so-called scholar was narrating a Hadeeth in which the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) was talking with a lion and a deer. Please guide me if such kinds of narrations do exist. .. More

  • The place from where the Israa’ journey began Date: 2-11-2010

    I would like to know whether the Prophet, sallahu alayhi wa sallam, was sleeping in a house (and the roof split open), or if he was sleeping in the Hijr of the Ka'ba when Jibreel came to him to take him on Al-Isra. I have heard both narrations and would like to know which one is the accurate and authentic one... More

  • The destiny of the father of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam Date: 2-11-2010

    There is a Hadeeth narrated by Al-Bukhaari and Muslim in the Saheehayn stating: "Indeed, my father and yours are in the Fire". Does this refer to Abdullah ibn Abdul-Muttalib? What sin did he commit to make him go to Hell when he was among the people of Al-Fatrah (an interim period when there were no messengers)?.. More

  • The wisdom behind Al-Israa’ (the Prophetic night-journey to Jerusalem) Date: 3-10-2010

    The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, in his night journey of Al-Israa’ from Makkah to Al-Quds (Jerusalem) did not pass by Al-Madeenah; why?.. More

  • Why the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, died while in debt Date: 1-7-2010

    the sword and other war dresses of prohect s a were pludged with a yahoodi during the death of prophec s a due to powerty. i have heard these from muslim scholers speech and wrting. is it true i think hazrath usman the soninlaw of prophect was a rich man and most of his followewrs were rich during tha period. then why he not approched them for help... More

  • Names of the idols of the pagan Arabs Date: 15-2-2010

    The names of idols of the pagan Arabs are well known, including Laat, Manat, and Uzza. Which was the fourth idol that was worshipped by the pagan Arabs?.. More

  • The fate of the Prophet's, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, parents Date: 12-1-2010

    Are the parents of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, in Hell? Please answer with decisive evidence... More

  • Names of the companions who buried the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam Date: 4-1-2010

    I would like to ask you a question related to our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). I would like to know who brought the dead body of Muhammad (S.A.W) to the graveyard... More

  • Circulating a photo showing the place whereof the Israa' journey started Date: 19-11-2009

    Salaam alikum Dear Shaik, I've recently got an email with a photo that shows the place from where Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) ascended for Isra and Miraj. The person sending email recommended reciting Darood and forwarding it to others so that as many persons as possible will recite Darood. Can you please advise on this? If permitted I.. More

  • Sawdah in light of Quran Date: 12-5-2009

    A hadeeth was narrated by al-Bukhary, that the Mother of the Believers, Sawda Bint Zam'a, made a deal with the prophet Muhammad PBUH, by which she waived her day to the Mother of the believers, Aisha, after he PBUH decided to divorce her because she became old. This event was considered a reason for the verse (4:128: And if a woman has reason to fear.. More

  • How the first revealed chapter of the Quran was revealed Date: 28-4-2009

    Assalamu Alaykum, 1-When the angel Gabriel (Jibril) PBUH asked prophet Muhammad PBUH to read the first revealed chapter of the holy Quran and said read, did he have The Quran written on a paper or a tablet? 2- What is the oldest Quran in the world and where is it located? Thank you .. More