604 fatwas

  • Not all Muslims in Egypt were hostile to ‘Uthmaan Date: 3-5-2017

    Why did Caliph ‘Uthman encounter hostility from the Muslims in Egypt? .. More

  • Companions promised with Paradise who embraced Islam through Abu Bakr Date: 2-5-2017

    One of the ten Companions who were promised Paradise is accredited with bringing 6 of those 10 Companions to the greatness of Islam. Please, name him as well as the other 6. .. More

  • Pouring Zamzam water down drain Date: 12-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I poured a bit of Zamzam water along with some purified water that was boiled and contained medicine. I could not finish the last gulp, so I poured all of it down the drain. Is it haram to pour a bit of Zamzam water mixed with other ingredients down the drain? .. More

  • Aadam’s sin drove his offspring out of Paradise Date: 11-4-2017

    Is it true that had Prophet Adam, peace be upon him, not eaten from the tree, then all of us would have been in Heaven? .. More

  • Companions promised Paradise other than the ten Date: 11-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I heard that there are people of Paradise other than the ten who were promised it. Please tell me who they are? Are all the Companions of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,people of Paradise? What about the wives of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? They are.. More

  • Biography of Abdur-Rahmaan Ibn Muljam Date: 13-3-2017

    Who was Abdur-Rahmaan ibn Muljam? Was he the cousin of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam? What wrong had he done? .. More

  • Faatimah was eighteen when she married ‘Ali Date: 27-2-2017

    When the Companions asked for Fatimah, the daughter of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,in marriage, why was she considered too young? Was she only five? I am asking because Islamqa.info says that you can marry at six, but this seems to contradict that if she was six or older. Also, some of the Companions said not to marry your young.. More

  • Biography of Abd Al-Malik ibn Marwaan Date: 23-2-2017

    Who was ‘Abd Al-Malik ibn Marawan? .. More

  • Statement attributed to ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattaab Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, dear Scholars. I have a question: there is a popular saying that is attributed to ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattaab but for which I fail to find a source; it goes as follows: "A man should be like a child with his wife, but if she needs him, he should act like a man.” There is also another one which is attributed to ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattaab.. More

  • All Prophets after Noah and Abraham are from their descendants Date: 29-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering, does verse 57:26 of the Quran mean that every Prophet came from Noah and Abraham? So would the Buddha, if he was a Prophet, have been from the descendance of Abraham? .. More

  • Events that occurred on 10th of Muharram ('Aashooraa') Date: 18-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like you to mention the things that happened on the 10th of Muharram. Some people said that Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,married Khadeejah, may Allaah be pleased with her, on this day, andsome say that doomsday will happen on this day. Did the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, migrate from Makkah to.. More

  • Passing away in the month of Muharram Date: 15-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a Muslim friend who died during Muharram. Can you please tell me whether people who die during Muharram go to Paradise? .. More

  • Story of Mu'aawiyah's letter to Byzantine Emperor Date: 14-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, dear Scholars. What is the source of the quote below given that this quote is highly shared on social media blogs and social sites? Is the quote below found in any authentic books of the Sunnah, and what is its authenticity?Your assistance in the matter will be highly appreciated. The quote goes as follows: Ceasar of the Romans.. More

  • Accusation against Imaam Abu Haneefah Date: 9-1-2017

    Is the following accusation true? Sufyan ibn ‘Uyaynah said that he presented a hadith to Imam Abu Haneefah and that he said, “Do not show it to to me again, just pee on it.” Apparently, this is found in a book called Majroohoon and is graded authentic. Is this not a lie? .. More

  • Physical appearance of Prophet's wives Date: 5-1-2017

    What was the physical appearence of the wives of the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam? Should a man try to marry a woman who looks like one of the wives of the prophet? .. More