114 fatwas

  • Methodology, belief and school of Fiqh of the Salaf Date: 7-9-2011

    I want to know what is the methodology of the Righteous Predecessors? What are the books that could help me understand them? Were the Salaf considered one of the movements that claim to adopt the true Islam? What are their schools of Fiqh?.. More

  • Meaning of Mujmal Faith and Mufassal Faith Date: 5-9-2011

    As-Salaamu alaikum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh I have recently come across the terms 'iman-e-mufassil and iman-e-mujmal'. I am not familiar with these terms and could not find them in any of the familiar Islamic sites or islam-qa. I did find the exact spelling here http://e-quranlearning.com/iman.asp and again the phrases are unfamiliar. QUOTE.. More

  • Believing in the Unseen Date: 19-5-2011

    Allaah The Almighty has bestowed many blessings on me, blessings that only a few people have been granted. Does this mean that I shall receive a heavier punishment if I disobey Him? Why are we asked to believe in issues that are related to the Unseen, like the torment of the grave, despite the fact that they are imperceptible?.. More

  • Four rightly-guided Imaams of Fiqh; description of the saved sect Date: 18-5-2011

    What is the most correct school of Fiqh among the four schools? Which one is the saved sect?.. More

  • Paradise certain if one dies upon Tawheed (Islamic Monotheism) Date: 27-1-2011

    If a person firmly believed in the Two Testimonies of Faith, "There is none worthy of worship except Allaah and Muhammad is the Messenger of Allaah," would this be enough for him to enter Paradise?.. More

  • The necessity of knowing ‘Aqeedah (creed) Date: 27-1-2011

    Some people say that all Muslims are disbelievers, even if they declare the Two Testimonies of Faith, simply because they do some acts that result in disbelief while they are not aware of its impermissibility. Please advise. .. More

  • Why was Al-‘Aqeedah Al-Waasitiyyah given that name? Date: 27-1-2011

    What was the reason behind giving Al-‘Aqeedah Al-Waasitiyyah its name?.. More

  • The meaning of “I testify that Muhammad is the slave of Allaah and His Messenger” Date: 26-1-2011

    What does “slave of Allaah” mean in the Declaration of Faith of the Muslims: “I testify that none is truly worthy of worship but Allaah and that Muhammad is the slave of Allaah and His Messenger”?.. More

  • How to establish a sound creed Date: 26-1-2011

    How can I have a sound creed and adhere to the correct path?.. More

  • The meaning of “sound creed” Date: 25-1-2011

    What is the meaning of the term sound creed? .. More

  • The saved sect Date: 25-1-2011

    Which is the saved sect referred to by the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, in his Hadeeths? What about the Tableegh group?.. More

  • Most Muslims follow Ahlus-Sunnah w’al Jamaa‘ah Date: 24-1-2011

    Why don’t all Muslims adopt the Salafis’ methodology?.. More

  • Faith: belief and deeds Date: 3-10-2010

    I let my beard grow and faced some criticism as a result. Some people said to me that faith is in the heart and not in the beard. I replied that this is true, but we must follow the Quran and the Sunnah which commands us to let our beards grow. Was my reply correct? What do you advise me to say in reply?.. More

  • Are Islamic groups included in the famous Hadeeth regarding the division of the Ummah? Date: 3-10-2010

    Are such groups as Salafis, some Sufis, the Muslim Brotherhood…etc. those referred to in the Hadeeth narrated on the authority of ‘Abd Allaah ibn ‘Amr: "And my Ummah will be divided into 73 groups…." [At-Tirmithi]? .. More

  • The Ashaa‘irah and Maatureediyyah Date: 30-9-2010

    Who are the Ahlus-Sunnah Wal-Jamaa’ah? If the Ashaa’irah and Maatureediyyah are not from the Ahlus-Sunnah Wal-Jamaa’ah, then who is? If you classify them under the Islamic sects, you are dubbing them disbelievers and the possibility of their admittance into Hell. .. More