3388 fatwas

  • Disclosing One’s Deeds Without Showing Off Date: 23-1-2021

    I know that in islam actions are by intentions, so in that case, is it permissible to "show off" good deed for a good purpose? For example, let's say you are surrounded by people who are proud of their sins and negatively influencing others, is it ok to try to counter it by "showing off" your acts of worship so people will not feel like no body is practicing.. More

  • Failing in the Test Is Not Due to Not Living With the Husband Date: 23-1-2021

    Assalamualaikum. There is a question from a married woman. She has been married for 3 years, but she lives with her parents because she is the only child of her parents. She has a permission from her husband to live with her parents. In two occassions, she took tests for being a public officer, but she failed with slightly-little gap in score from the.. More

  • Not Sunnah to Recite Thikr Collectively or to Supplicate Collectively After Prayer Date: 23-1-2021

    Salam Aleikum! We pray fard and after immidiately we stand up moving aside praying sunnah. At the end someone say dhikr and we follow what he say "subhanallah" and we say 33 times as it same goes on elhamdulailah, Allah akbar" and imam raise hands making dua, and everyone doing the same and at the end Surah El-Fatiha! They say that is the correct.. More

  • Concealing Righteous Deeds or Showing Them to Parents Date: 23-1-2021

    Dear sheikh may I kindly request you do not send me a link please. My question is, will I be rewarded if I tell my parents about the good deeds I have done in order to make them happy? Or should I not do this and conceal my good deeds from absolutely everyone? .. More

  • No Sin for Noticing a Woman Beside You Provided You Avert Your Gaze and Look Away Date: 22-1-2021

    I know that men must lower their gaze if there are women. But is it ok if I dont look at a woman directly but I can still see her in my peripheral vision? So for example if a woman is to my right so I look to my left, but can still see that someone is there in my peripheral vision, but I cannot make out their details, is that ok sheikh?.. More

  • My Mother-In-Law Committed Suicide Because of Disgraceful Acts by Father-In-Law Date: 5-12-2020

    My father in law was committed in prostitution and alcoholic because of this my mother in law committed suicide, at this scenario father law asking for forgiveness, and his son and daughter not willing to accept because he is not a trustable person he may not stand his word and he may commit sin in future. Kindly guide us on the right things against.. More

  • For an Oath to Be Valid It Must Be Verbalized Loud Date: 2-12-2020

    Assamuliyum, I was wondering if an oath would count if my lips are sealed but you can hear the mumbling of my mouth but the lips aren't moving.Thanky you. .. More

  • Parents Are Not Allowed to Prevent Their Son from Obligatory Fasting or Obligatory Hajj Date: 28-11-2020

    Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, I have to do kaffara for broken promises i need to fast but my parents are not allowing me to fast and they don't know that i am fasting for kaffara and i am not able to tell them the truth,i just say them that i am fasting from tomorrow for three days and they do not allow me to fast as i don't tell them.. More

  • Mother Took Oath Not to Take Medicine but They Forced Her to Do So Date: 28-11-2020

    Assalamualaikum Sheikh My mother has a sleeping disorder problem. For this doctor has precribe her medicine. She didn't want to take medicine because of side-effects of the medicine like depression, sedation, agitation, drowsiness. One day she has taken an oath by Allah that she Won't take medicine anymore. But as it is important for her to take medicine.. More

  • Your Wealth Is Exclusively Yours and Your Siblings Have No Right in It Date: 28-11-2020

    20 years ago, my father sent me overseas. During that time I worked hard and Allah SWT blessed me financially. I sent a lot of money back home to help my family and with this help, they were able to move up financially. A bigger home was purchased, my siblings were educated and married using this money. It was also used for regular living expenses... More

  • When He Was 16, He Played with His Organ Until Ejaculation Date: 23-11-2020

    When I was 16 years, I was alone then felt sexual arousement then I was playing with my private part, and by mistake, semen came out. Now I am 21 years of age. Will I also observe kafarah? .. More

  • Made a Vow to Give 5 Percent of His Salary If He Receives an Increase Date: 23-11-2020

    Asalumu alaiykum warahmatuallahi wabarakatuI made a vow that l would give 2.5 percent of my salary in charity and then vowed to give another 2,5 ,so 5percent ,if l got an increase. I received both salary increases and fulfilled the vow. At the time I did not know that conditional vows are makrooh in the Deen however, l fulfilled the vow. I was unemployed.. More

  • Lying Is Prohibited but It Is Not Obligatory to Confess to Those to Whom One Lied Date: 19-11-2020

    Is repentance enough for making up for a protracted lie? It didn’t harm anyone nor was there evil intent but it did occupy others mentally/emotionally —must one confess (painful, disastrous) or is repentance enough? Can you just pray Allah hides it? I am in a lot of mental pain/guilt/regret. Please guide me .. More

  • You Are Not Obliged to Buy Anything for the Parents of Your Foster Child Date: 19-11-2020

    I have breastfed my foster child upon the request of his parents up yo the age of 2yrs. His parents divorced and mother left. My husband and I took him to her as he wished yo get yo know her. She did not want him back. His father has been present however never contributed financially. Now at the age of 24 the young man wants to get married and his biological.. More

  • Her Parents Are Forcing Her to Marry a Man She Does Not Like Date: 19-11-2020

    Asalam. I'm 27 years old and a divorcee. I need to know more about marriage related fatwa. My parents are forcing me to marry a person, but I don't like it. Im interested in a proposal, but parents rejected it just because of financial background. And they are abusing me with worse words.. I'm in deep pain.. I'm keeping silent, because I'm afraid that.. More