67 fatwas

  • Asking the Prophet to intercede after his death Date: 8-3-2012

    Was the ruling contained in the following verse cancelled with the death of the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention )? If so, what is the evidence? Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {And if, when they wronged themselves, they had come to you, [O Muhammad], and asked forgiveness of Allaah and the Messenger had asked forgiveness for them, they.. More

  • Pillars of Tawheed Al-’Uloohiyyah Date: 7-3-2012

    What are the pillars of Tawheed Al-’Uloohiyyah (Maintaining Oneness of the Worship of Allaah)?.. More

  • The wisdom behind creation Date: 7-3-2012

    When a Buddhist asked me about the wisdom behind creating and testing humans, I couldn’t answer. Why did Allaah the Almighty create us although He is in no need of us?.. More

  • Making Tawassul via the status of the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 7-3-2012

    Is it permissible to make Tawassul via the status of the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and his high rank in the sight of Allaah, citing as evidence the story where Aadam (Adam), may Allaah exalt his mention, made Tawassul with the status of the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and Allaah accepted it from him? .. More

  • Wisdom behind the creation of man Date: 5-12-2011

    Why did Allaah create man, because I feel that I came to this life in vain? What should I do to increase my love for the Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam (may Allaah exalt his mention)?.. More

  • Why Allaah created humans although angels were worshipping Him Date: 4-12-2011

    ASAK.. If angels were already workshipping Allah , then why did Allah create humans and this universe, when he had angels already workshipping him..... More

  • Explanation of the Two Testimonies of Faith Date: 14-9-2011

    What is the correct and incorrect explanation of the Two Testimonies of Faith: "Ash-hadu An laa Ilaaha Ila Allaah wa Anna Muhammadan Rasool Allaah" "I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allaah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, is His Messenger"?.. More

  • Seeking help from the dead or from absent people Date: 23-8-2011

    Peace be upon you. I want to ask about the Hadeeth about the blind man who supplicated Allaah by means of the status of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and the Hadeeth about losing an animal. Are these Hadeeths authentic? What do they mean? .. More

  • Seeking relief from the dead Date: 1-8-2011

    What is the ruling on seeking help from the dead, knowing that I am fully aware of the fact that Allaah The Almighty alone is the Benefit-Giver and the Harm-Inflictor. I also know that neither the living nor the dead can bring about harm or benefit except with the permission of Allaah The Exalted?.. More

  • Testimony of faith requires belief and practice Date: 5-5-2011

    There is considerable debate about the Hadeeth (narration) in which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said that anyone who says, “La ilaaha illa Allaah” (there is none worthy of worship except Allaah) will enter Paradise. Is there an addition indicating that people who committed adultery and theft will be included? Will you please.. More

  • Permissible and prohibited Tawassul Date: 5-5-2011

    1- Is it permissible to supplicate Allaah The Almighty and make Tawassul (intercession) to Him by mean of the status of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? 2- Do the allies of Allaah The Almighty see the spirit of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, which expands their insight? 3- How can we differentiate between the.. More

  • Supplicating Allaah while making Tawassul (intercession) by the Prophet is groundless Date: 5-5-2011

    Is it permissible to supplicate Allaah The Almighty by the virtue and status of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? Is it permissible to mention the Messenger, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, as an intermediary when entreating Allaah The Almighty to accept a supplication? .. More

  • Exclusive rights of Allaah The Almighty Date: 4-5-2011

    Is it permissible to make Tawassul (seeking intercession) to Allaah The Almighty through the righteous? Did the Companions make Tawassul to the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, through his uncle Al-‘Abbaas, may Allaah be pleased with him?What is the ruling on the one who puts Allaah The Almighty and the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • Tawassul (seeking intercession) is prohibited in principle unless proven otherwise Date: 2-5-2011

    What is the ruling on making Tawassul through the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? Why has it been permitted by all scholars except those from Saudi Arabia?.. More

  • Two pillars of the Testimony of Faith Date: 28-2-2011

    How many are the pillars of the testimony: “Laa ilaaha illa Allaah (there is nothing worthy of worship except Allaah)”?.. More