607 fatwas

  • Story of ‘Eesa (Jesus) Reviving Sam Ibn Noah Date: 18-11-2021

    Assalamu alaikum. Are the ahadith about the son of Nuh alaihissalam telling Isa alaihissalam about how long the former has been dead authentic? .. More

  • Feels Sad Because He Didn’t Live at the Time of the Prophet Date: 12-10-2021

    SheikhAssalamu AlaikumSometimes i feels very sad because of i cant live with prophet generation.is this kind of thoughts good or bad? .. More

  • No Mention in the Sunnah whether or Not ‘Eesa (Jesus) Will Be Able to Revive the Dead after His Descent Date: 5-9-2021

    I have a waswas about Isa alayhisalaam. It's about what powers he will get when he returns, as i've read in sahih muslim that Isa will be given to power to kill kaafirs with his breath when he returns. But when Isa returns will he also be given the power to revive the dead, like he was given before? Because if he was given both powers at the same time.. More

  • Impermissible to Celebrate ‘Shab e Barat’ Date: 23-5-2021

    Assalam alaikum, someone told me that if in our family someonerecently dies, we shouldn't do the rituals of shab e barat. Is it true or just a myth.Please reply. .. More

  • Reasons for Reporting from Contemporary Scholars Rather than Very Early Ones Date: 5-12-2020

    Dear sheikh I have a question with regards to Sheikh Ibn Uthaymeen, Sheikh Al Albaani and Sheikh Ibn Baaz. They were great scholars, but why do we rely on them so heavily when there were 1400 years of other scholars before them? .. More

  • You Must Refer to Explanations of Scholars for Understanding Sharee‘ah Texts Date: 21-9-2020

    1) When I read Quran and sound/authentic hadith, sometimes it is very clear to me (for example what is halal and what is haram). For example, one can divide the verses of the Quran in following categories, those which meaning are apparent( both scholar and lay man figure it out after reading it), some verses which can only scholar can figure it out.. More

  • Drawing Analogy Is Specific To Scholars Date: 21-9-2020

    2) As a lay person (non scholar), Can I follow the same fatwa for similar (close,related) incidents. For example, Let say an Islamic scholar ruled that drinking alcohol is haram. Based on that can I come up with a conclusion, that smoking cigarettes is haram too. .. More

  • Ibn Taymiyyah’s View on Congregational Prayers on the Night of mid-Sha‘baan Date: 16-7-2020

    I have been researching mid-shaban and when looking at the opinion of Shaykh al islam ibn taymiyyah, at one place I found that he said that gathering in the masjid is makruh but in Majmoo fatawa he states that it is not makruh Majmu’ Al-Fa??w?’, (23/131). So what was his position regarding gathering in the masjid please? I have read many other.. More

  • A Misconception about Hamzah, may Allah be pleased with him Date: 13-7-2020

    Assalamu alaikum brother, Is prophet Mohamed slave of Hamza forefathers? Why prophet Mohammad did not give any refute to Hamza words? I ask this question from below hadees. This hadees used by Christians against prophets Mohamed. Pls give me detailed answer. Narrated Husain bin `Ali: `Ali bin Abi Talib said: "I got a she-camel as my share of the.. More

  • People of Each Region Have Their Own Laylatul-Qadr Date: 16-3-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum, The Prophet Muhammad ? says, “Fast when you see it and stop fasting when you see it. And in another hadith, Prophet Muhammad ? said “Search for Laylatul-Qadr in the odd nights of the last ten nights of Ramadan. The odd nights in gulf region might be even-nights in India or other parts the world as per the moon sighting. ‘’Laylatul-.. More

  • Aadam Did Not Send Other Prophets In His Own Name Date: 8-1-2020

    Assalaamoalaikum, there is a Muslim minority claiming that Adam might have sent other prophets in his own name, i.e. in Adam's name. Is that possible? I alaways thought that prophets can only be sent by Allah (SWT) and that He sends them in His name. Please clarify. .. More

  • Features and Virtues of Bilaal Date: 25-12-2019

    Salam, some information I read recently mentions that Bilal (RA) was chosen to to be the 1st Mu'athin because he used his voice at a difficult time to exalt and remember the Oneness of Allah. It's also mentioned that his mother was a former princess of Abyssinia and he had lovely hazel-brown eyes and that he was the only one allowed in the Prophet's.. More

  • Biographies Authored by Dr. Ali As-Sallaabi Date: 12-12-2019

    Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh, does the biography series by Dr. Ali Muhammad al-Sallabi which has been translated into English have inauthentic ahadith? Can the laymen read it? .. More

  • Molecules and Atoms Didn't Exist During Ibn Taymiyyah's Time Date: 24-11-2019

    Can we believe in atoms and molecules ? I heard that Ibn Taymiyah (rahimahullah) rejected atoms (i.e .did not believe in it). Is this true? .. More

  • Drowsiness During the Friday Khutbah Date: 16-10-2019

    اسلام عل??م During the Jumuah khutbah,I felt little drowsy and sleepy.there were around 10 minutes left for the prayer and I was in the first row and I thought that if I go back to washroomحمام to make wudhu,I would miss the prayer because the masjid was full. then the Muazzin gave akamah and I pray in the first row without making wudhu.then.. More