136 fatwas

  • Wealth and poverty are both predestinated Date: 13-9-2003

    How come God give some people allot of money and some people work and try every thing and they can't make it and they stay poor. Is God has some thing to do with it or it's really luck?.. More

  • Lot and fate Date: 4-6-2003

    What is the difference between Qismat (lot) and Taqdeer (fate)?.. More

  • People with disabilities in Islamic thought Date: 26-4-2003

    I am a PhD student and I write my dissertation on the Rights of People with Disabilities in Islam. In the first chapter I deal with the position of people with disabilities in Islamic Theology. I want to know the main answers provided by Islamic theological schools to the following question: "Does disability represent a form of punishment from Allah.. More

  • The Purpose of Human Beings' Creation Date: 22-4-2003

    I was doing Da'wah to a Hindu. He was continually asking why God Created human beings? I could not give a proper answer. I told him to worship God and to give paradise to the righteous and Hell for sinners. I told him Hitler killed thousands of people and that he will receive actual punishment in Hell. Then he asked why God Created Hitler in the first.. More

  • Predestined marital partner Date: 25-1-2003

    Is it true that Allah has already chosen our marriage partners before we are born? If so, where can I find information on this and othere related articles?.. More

  • Divine Decree and man's responsibility Date: 20-1-2003

    My brother was wrongly accused and he is still in the prison waiting for the decison by the judge.. I read some where that all the problems are fate.. so we could not have done any thing to avoid this problem..but I also read that you get whatyou work for. My quesion is if it is written then why should we even try? And also is it proven by hadith.. More

  • Questions about predestination Date: 7-9-2002

    I just got into a discussion with a friend who said that in Islam, we do not believe that death is preordained. The time of death is not fixed and depends on the choices we make. Furthermore he added that prayers (Du'a) can increase or decrease persons lifespan, that is if you ask for a longer life God will grant it and if you ask for a quick death.. More

  • Can God do the impossible? Date: 16-7-2002

    I know a person who does not believe that there is god. He asked me if God is All-Knowing and able to do all things can God make himself dead and change your destiny if He want? If He changes there is no Qadar. Please answer me that I can convince him and prove that he is wrong... More

  • Mosayyar and Mokhayyar Date: 8-7-2002

    How can the human being be "Mosayyar" (bound to do certain acts) and "Mokhayyar" (free to do what he wants)?.. More

  • Teenager worries too much Date: 5-5-2002

    I am a teenage Muslimah who is a big worrier. If mom goes to take my sister to Arabic school I worry that she will get in an accident or some such thing. I try to calm myself because it puts me in a lot of stress, yet since the year before, when I tried to do that and my mom had gotten in a car accident, I became increasingly worried. What do you suggest.. More

  • Doubts about predestination Date: 20-10-2001

    Dear Brothers Asalamu Alaikum. Soembody told me that when Allah created all the souls, He gathered all of them and told them about their fate. If the fate is already decided, then why Allah will make us responsible for our wrong deeds? And why we might be punished for our wrong doings?.. More

  • Allah 'Pairing' People Date: 20-9-2001

    As I heard, Allah (SWT) made pair for everyone. Whatever we love or do affair it will no use. The girl selected by Allah (SWT) will come to us anyway. Is it right? Those who don't marry, what about them? Did not Allah (SWT) made any pair for them? .. More

  • Death and predestination Date: 18-9-2001

    I am very confused about the concept of death. Insha Allah, you can help me clear up the confusion. I understand that our lives are predestined before we are even born; Allah knows the time and place of our death. The thing that confuses me though is what about the times when a person is killed on purpose by another person? For example, I can at anytime.. More

  • Lacking Belief in Fate or Predestination Date: 28-6-2001

    What is the punishment for those who does not believe in fate or Taqdir? .. More

  • Why did Allaah create good and bad people? Date: 12-8-2000

    I'm 19 years old, a college student in Malaysia. As we know that, all things (any matter) happen by Allah; will. why did He create man that have kind persons and cruel persons. Why He don't create or make all mankind obey His order and go to the Heaven. Please give details statements from Hadith or al-Quran... More