565 fatwas

  • This report about Taraaweeh is not authentic as Marfoo Date: 2-8-2006

    In the following Hadith there is mention of Taraweeh prayer in the English translation. 1.Is it actually Taraweeh?as some Muslim groups say there is no Taraweeh and the prayer Prophet(peace and blessings of Allah be upon him)prayed in Ramadhan is actually Witr which he(peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) prayed after Isha. 2.Is this Hadeeth Sahih?.. More

  • Seek knowledge even if it was in China Date: 1-8-2006

    seek knowledge even if you to venture to china is this hadith authentic?.. More

  • Sunan Ad-Daarimi Date: 23-7-2006

    Assalamwaalaikum wa rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. Which is the book containing information of importance of all Suras, time of revealation of each Surah etc. Is it the Daremy book of Hadith? Is their any Hadith book called Daremy, Is it a authentic book? I also want all the authentic Hadith books names. Secondly There are books such as Seerat Sahabh, Seerat.. More

  • Hadeeth about breastfeeding during pregnancy Date: 20-4-2006

    I heard that there are many Hadeeth saying breast feeding during pregnancy is not allowed. I managed to find only this: Partial Sunan Abu Dawood, Book 28, Number 3872: Narrated Asma, daughter of Yazid Ibn as-Sakan: I heard the Apostle of Allaah (peace be upon him) as saying: 'Do not kill your children secretly, for the milk, with which a child is suckled.. More

  • Hadeeth about 99 parts of wisdom given to the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam Date: 17-4-2006

    I need some help. I hope somebody amongst you may help me. I have a question which needs not a Fatwa but an answer. The question is: God Almighty, scholars say, bestowed 99 parts of wisdom on the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, and the rest of one part to the rest of the humanity. Kindly guide me as to on which source this statement is based... More

  • The Hadith about the man with one strand of hairs as his beard Date: 4-4-2006

    Is there a Hadeeth which talks about a person who had ONLY one strand of hair as his beard, to which an Angel was hanging, and our Prophet smiled at it? Please advice... More

  • Hadeeth about raising hands when supplicating during the prayer Date: 4-4-2006

    In Az-Zawaa'id, is there an authentic narration in which Abdullaah Ibn Zubair saw a man praying and raising his hands in Du'a during the Tashahhud and then told him: "Verily, the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, used to raise his hands and make Du'a only after completing Salah?" If so, does this raising of the hands in Du'a refer only.. More

  • The news of the people of the book between acceptance and refusal Date: 2-4-2006

    What is the ruling of the stories of the previous nations reported in the books of the people of the book? .. More

  • “Work for your worldly life as if you are living forever...” Date: 2-4-2006

    Is “Work for your worldly life as if you are living forever, and work for your Hereafter as if you are dying tomorrow.”, a narration of the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam? .. More

  • Paradise is under the feet of mothers - Learning other people's language Date: 2-4-2006

    Many people report some statements which they attribute to the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, like, "Paradise is under the feet of the mothers.”, and “Whoever learns a language of a people, he is more aware and secure from their evils or plots.” What is the authenticity of these statements? Are they really narrations of the Prophet,.. More

  • The statement that ‘Umar will question the two angels in the grave is false Date: 1-4-2006

    One of my friends told me something which I want to make sure of. He said that it is ‘Umar, may Allaah be pleased with him, who will question the two angels in the grave: Who is your Lord? What is your religion?..., instead of them asking him?.. More

  • Two unauthentic narrations Date: 1-4-2006

    I read in the book ‘At-Targheeb and At-Tarheeb’ the following two narrations: 1- If a man builds a building more than seven cubits, he will be called: “O most dissolute person, to where?” 2- When Allaah wants to disgrace a person he would cause him to spend his money in buildings. Are these narrations authentic, as we see sky scrappers.. More

  • The meaning of ‘agreed upon’ when referring to narrations Date: 1-4-2006

    What is the meaning of ‘agreed upon’, when referring to a Prophetic narration? Does it have to be narrated by one single companion, and does its wording and its meaning have to correspond?.. More

  • The meaning of a 'sound and authentic' narration Date: 1-4-2006

    What is the meaning of a 'sound and authentic' narration? .. More

  • “Were the faith of Abu Bakr to be weighed on one side of a scale...” Date: 1-4-2006

    I want to know the text and the narrator of the narration which means “Were the faith of Abu Bakr, may Allaah be pleased with him, to be weighed on one side of a scale and the faith of all the people in the other side, the faith of Abu Bakr, may Allaah be pleased with him, would outweigh the faith of all the people.”.. More