3381 fatwas

  • 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

  • Hurt His Father and Took Money Unlawfully from Him and Failed to Seek His Forgiveness before His Death Date: 18-10-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum.My father passed away few days ago. He had cancer. As he is gone, I am remembering everything about how much he cared and loved me and I hurt him so much. I remember so many incidents, where I hurt him a lot. I used to take lot of money from him lying, I need money for this and that. Before he died, I knew his time was near but I was.. More

  • Father Forces Him to Wear Pants below Ankles: Not Obligatory to Obey Him Date: 14-10-2020

    Father has different opinions than me and he forces me to wear pants below ankles and makes me repeat after an electronic adhan and recite intention out loud and he gets mad at me for other things. Should I follow his opinions? Or keep my own? (Also why was I not answered last time, I was told that my question was too long, but it was under 2a000 characters... More

  • Relatives With Whom It Is Obligatory to Maintain Ties of Kinship With Date: 14-10-2020

    If I understood correctly, there are two opinions about who the relatives that ties of kinship must be upheld with are - mahram relatives e.g. siblings and uncles, OR any relative you have blood ties with. I'm confused about this second one because technically we have a blood tie with every human on earth? So where would it end? 2nd, 3rd, 4th cousins?.. More

  • It Is Not Begging to Ask Parents for Money to Study If You Are in Need Date: 13-10-2020

    Is it considered begging to ask money from Parents?. I am an 18 year old college student and my main source of income comes from my parents, they give me money once a week and sometimes i remind them to give me money on time. And also is it considered begging when i ask money from my parents without a case of necessity such as for hanging out, shopping.. More

  • Permissible to Pray in a Place Owned by Others without their Permission Date: 13-10-2020

    What is the ruling on praying on other peoples’ property? Is it necessary to ask the owner’s permission to do that first before praying? For example, if I am out and I need to pray, especially when the owner is not Muslim and doesn’t know that which prayer is. Also, if the owner of the property refuses to allow me to pray there, and the time for.. More

  • Signs to Know That Someone Has Really Seen Prophet in a Dream Date: 12-10-2020

    What are the signs to know that someone has seen Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam in dream? How to verify that someone has seen him [Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam] in dream? .. More

  • His Parents Prevented Him from Marrying a Woman because She Is from another Country Date: 12-10-2020

    Asalamu Alaikum. I have a dilemma where i married a muslimah without telling my parents because they don’t want me to marry her simply because she is not from my country. I tried for the past yesr to convince my parents that they should let me, but even my siblings told me bluntly that they will never agree because that want me to marry only from.. More