136 fatwas

  • Man was created to be tested Date: 8-2-2012

    I know that Allaah The Almighty knew the destiny of every human being before creating them, that is, whether he is from the people of the Paradise or the people of the Hell. So, why did He create man? .. More

  • Difference between fate and luck Date: 7-2-2012

    What is the difference between fate and luck? .. More

  • Supplication does not imply discontentment with Divine Decree Date: 5-12-2011

    What is the reward of believing in fate and Divine Decree? If a person was deprived of something like having children, yet asked Allaah The Almighty to grant him that thing, would this contradict belief in fate and Divine Decree?.. More

  • Allaah does whatever He wills whenever and however He wills Date: 5-12-2011

    I am a young Muslim man who studies in the United States. Once, an atheist said to me, “As long as Allaah is able to do anything, as you believe, can He create a big rock that He Himself cannot move? Also, since you believe that Allaah created this life in seven days and created Aadam (Adam) and Hawwaa’ (Eve) (may Allaah exalt their mention).. More

  • Content of the Preserved Tablet and who has access to it Date: 5-12-2011

    Would you please provide me with information about the Preserved Tablet? Is it true that Allaah The Almighty enables His chosen allies to know what it contains?.. More

  • Ways to obtain guidance Date: 14-9-2011

    As humans, do we choose guidance or it is Allaah The Almighty who chooses it for certain people, noting that when a child is born, Allaah The Almighty knows in advance whether he will be pious or not? Do we repent by our choice, or when Allaah The Almighty wills?.. More

  • Does medicine accelerate a cure? Date: 11-9-2011

    Does medicine accelerate a cure?.. More

  • A cause may not produce its effect if Allaah The Almighty wills Date: 8-9-2011

    Someone says that Allaah The Almighty has created Fate but that He cannot control it. He gives the example of two cars that are about to enter a tunnel that is only wide enough for one car. He says that we expect an accident to occur there almost every five minutes, however, we can do nothing about it, and the same applies to Allaah The Almighty... More

  • Man, driven by fate and free to choose Date: 7-9-2011

    Is man driven by fate or is he free to choose? What kind of record is written for every person before they are born? What language did Allaah speak to Moosa (Moses, may Allaah exalt his mention) and Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, in?.. More

  • Scorpions and snakes are subject to the Will of Allaah Date: 7-9-2011

    Some people claim that Allaah The Almighty sends snakes to bite a certain person but scorpions sting whomever they meet. How correct is this claim?.. More

  • Causes and effects Date: 23-8-2011

    We believe that nothing moves without the will of Allaah and nothing remains motionless without His will. My question is, how valid is this statement: Creatures are mere images, whose essence is the command of Allaah. That is to say, fire burns only according to the command of Allaah, a knife cuts only according to the command of Allaah, the sun shines.. More

  • Petty allegations about man’s creation, trials and sins Date: 21-8-2011

    Someone asked me, “Why does Allaah not create us perfect and free of sin? Why does He test and afflict us, and then punish us if we do not believe? Even if we believed, He will inevitably punish us as a result of our sins as He The Almighty Says (what means): {And there is none of you except he will come to it.} [Quran 19:71] This is also because.. More

  • Allaah decrees nothing but good for His slave Date: 15-8-2011

    I am a young man. I did not succeed in entering the field I wanted. Therefore, I strayed away from Allaah The Almighty. I am in a bad psychological state. Please advise... More

  • The impermissibility of inner objection to Divine Decree Date: 20-7-2011

    If a man suffers from a calamity and does not show patience by objecting to and expressing discontent with this Decree within himself and wanting to change it at any cost, but he cannot, will this cause the anger of Allaah The Almighty? Does Allaah The Almighty reward one for his suffering whether or not he shows patience?.. More

  • Saying “What an irony of fate!” is prohibited. Date: 20-7-2011

    Is it permissible to say “What an irony of fate!”?.. More