107 fatwas

  • A Hindu Inquiring about Islam Date: 2-9-2019

    Assalamu alaykum wrwb! I am a Hindu by religion and I was introduced to Islam a few years ago by someone very close to me as a person. I have learnt a lot from the person as well as through self-exploration. Islam teaches us not to believe in things blindly. To question the things that creates doubt in our minds. That is why Allah made us Humans and.. More

  • Is Being Among the Correct Sect Enough? Date: 26-3-2019

    I was scrolling through recent fatwas and i came across fatwa 393448. As far as i understand you said there that hell is not eternal? Is that true? Why is it then important to be in the correct sect if every Muslim will in the end be saved anyway? .. More

  • Why Only One Sect Out of 73 Will Enter Paradise Date: 7-3-2019

    Salam. Dear Scholars. I always wanted to know why only one sect will enter paradise? Why only one out of 73? Aren't the other sects following the Quran and the Sunna? All muslim sects claim they follow the Sunna and Quran, dont they? So why should only one enter paradise? .. More

  • Reasons for the Emergence of Muslim Sects Date: 17-2-2019

    Asslamu Alaikumthis is my question Sir:-What are the causes of the emergence and development of different sects internal and external.may Allah reward you abundantly .. More

  • The Difference Between Weak Faith and Kufr Date: 16-7-2018

    I was wondering,is there a difference between weak faith and kufr? .. More

  • Books of ‘Aqeedah Date: 10-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum .I have read some books on Aqeedah (creed), like Kitaab At-Tawheed by Muhammad ibn Abdul Wahhaab, ‘Aqeedah At-Tawheed by Saalih Al-Fawzaan, andFiqh As-Sunnah by Ahmad ibn Hanbal. I did not see too much of a diference between them. Later, I heard about classical books like ‘Aqeedah Al-Waasitiyyah and ‘Aqeedah At-Tahaawiyyah. My.. More

  • Characteristics of true believers Date: 10-12-2017

    If a person has these characteristics, are they considered a true believer in Islam? 1. Praising Allah in abundance by doing any acts of worships for a lengthy time whenever Allah gives and/or answers their calls. 2. Becoming very content when Allah provides them a person to be their guide and/or guiding a person to them. They consider those individuals.. More

  • Emergence of term 'Ahlus-Sunnah Wal-Jamaa‘ah' Date: 21-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. When did the term 'Ahlus-Sunnah Wal-Jamaa‘ah' emerge? In which century did it emerge? .. More

  • Doubting reality of the world and of Islam Date: 23-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I had some doubt regarding the reality of the world around me after reading a science article which stated that things are not real and are a mere dream. So then I thought: is Islam for real? Is my wife whom I married real? So I had a doubt, but my heart was not at rest, and I wanted to believe that Islam was real. I researched this.. More

  • Having doubts about Islam Date: 12-7-2017

    A man was Muslim. Then he started doubting whether Islam is true or not. What is the best solution for him? 1) Keep solving the doubt without obeying Allah. 2) Stop solving the doubt and keep obeying Allah hoping for guidance and forgiveness. 3) Keep obeying Allah and at the same time keep solving the doubt in order to bring peace to his heart. .. More

  • Dividing Muslims into sub-sects Date: 28-6-2017

    Please do not cite any other fatwa. In order to understand, I need you to clarify my issue and send it directly to me! Thank you for your time and effort. It would be really appreciated by me! Dear Scholar, would you tell me: are Islamic sub-sects like Sunnis and Shias innovation (Bid'a) given that this divides the Muslims based on their own views?.. More

  • Difference between doubts and satanic whispers regarding Islam Date: 7-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I read in one of your fatwas that if a Muslim has any doubts about any aspect of Islam, he should consult scholars to get rid of these doubts. In another fatwa, I read that one who doubts any aspect of Islam is an apostate. Is there any difference between these two types of doubts? If so, then please explain. .. More

  • Layman may follow scholars in matters of Aqeedah Date: 14-12-2016

    Is it permissible for a layman (who does not know Arabic) to do Taqleed (blind following) of a scholar with regards to Aqeedah (creed) (like where Allaah is, whether Allaah has hands/feet, and so on)? .. More

  • Change in degree of religiosity is common in humans Date: 5-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Could you please tell me why there are Muslims who act religiously and then change? For example, a person was guided by Allah, and Allaah did everything for them. That person seemed like a religious person, which is what they were showing. However, it came to the point where the person's character had changed, and they then wronged.. More

  • Statement of the heart versus action of the heart Date: 5-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I heard someone say the following statement; is it true? This verse can be used as evidence for the action of the heart as a seperation for the statement of the heart: “Is it not time that the hearts of all who have attained to faith should feel humble at the remembrance of God and of all the truth that has been bestowed [on them].. More