610 fatwas

  • Age of Umm Kulthum when she married Umar, may Allaah be pleased with him Date: 3-3-2003

    I have read that Umm Kulthum (RA), daughter of Ali (RA) and the Prophet's (saw) daughter, Fatimah (RA), was only five or six years old at the time of her marriage to Umar ibn al-Khattab (RA). Is this true?.. More

  • Madhab of Bukhari and Muslim Date: 23-2-2003

    I like to know if Imam Muslim (Sahih Muslim) and Imam Bukhari (Sahih Bukhari) followed any of the Madhabs i.e. Shaffai, Maliki, Hanifi, or Hanbuli?.. More

  • Number of times Ramadan is mentioned in Quran Date: 18-2-2003

    How many times has Ramadan been mentioned in the Quran? .. More

  • Sheikh al-Albani Date: 18-2-2003

    I want to know more about Shaykh Nasiruddeen al-Albani(r.t.). Some scholars are saying that Al-albani has some weakness in hadeeth verification. Is it true? I want to know the books he authored/checked. The books (English) are not availble here nor on darussalam.net/ islamicbookstore.com. So please give me some addresses from where I can get the books.. More

  • Ramadan Ranks High in Islam Date: 9-2-2003

    Tell me about the significance of the month of Ramadan. .. More

  • Time when the angels come and go Date: 8-2-2003

    The Lailathul Qadr will be any odd days of last 10 days of Ramadan. As I studied, in this sacred day, Jibreel and other angels will come to the Earth at the time of Magreb and will return at the time of Subhi. As we know, the time is different according to place to place. Then how do they come to one time to the Earth at the time of Magreb. Or it.. More

  • Important events during the month of Ramadan Date: 25-1-2003

    Please provide information about the important Islamic events that occured in the Holy month of Ramadhan, with year if possible, throughout the history of Islam.. More

  • Time when Al-Aqsa Mosque Was Built Date: 20-1-2003

    Is the Al-Aqsa Mosque the oldest in the world and when was it built? .. More

  • Who is the Imam Ahmad Ibn Hanbal? Date: 15-12-2002

    The life of Imam Ahmad Ibn Hambal ... More

  • Righteous ancestors were neat and clean Date: 3-12-2002

    This time I have a question about the Companions and people living during the early times of Islam. How did they wash themselves? Did they use water only or was there some kind of soap? To me this is a concern because T.V. programs, for example, always portray people living in those times as not being very neat and clean... More

  • The martyr, Al-Husayn ibn 'Ali ibn Abi Taalib Date: 25-11-2002

    In the subcontinent of India/Pakistan, there are some stories that the grandson of the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam), Husayn (Radiya Allahu Anhu) was martyred by Yazeed bin Mu'aawiya, along with is family members. According to the historical perspective, are these stories true? Could you issue some authentic history books on this topic? According.. More

  • The Marriage of Bilaal Date: 18-11-2002

    I am interested in any information on the marriage, if any, of Bilal (Radiya Allahu Anhu), the first Muezzin of Islam. Please give any details and sources of information... More

  • 27th of Rajab and 14th of Sha'ban Date: 28-10-2002

    I have a question concerning the month of Rajab and Sha'ban. Some people say that the 27th of Rajab and the 14th of Sha'ban are nights of worship. Please explain in detail, so I can help my Pakistani community to understand this, because in our country the three scholars said that it is a special night and I don't see any evidence in the Hadith why.. More

  • Biography of Nusaybah bint Ka'b Date: 7-10-2002

    I would like to know about Nusaibah Bint K'ab... More

  • Biography of 'Ali ibn Abi Taalib Date: 22-9-2002

    Could you give me some information about Ali Bin Abi Talib (RA)?.. More