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  • Has Whispers about Selling Display Screens for Cars Date: 14-9-2020

    Assalamualaikum, I am usually faced with a lot of waswaas, worry, overthinking and i think i may have OCD, i want to go into the business of selling car head units(display screens for car center consoles) that replace old stereos and they are usually used for navigation and making phone calls while driving(basically like a mobile phone in a car)and.. More

  • Her Children Listen to Music because They Study in Non-Islamic School Date: 12-7-2020

    Salam, my 14 year old son listens to music on his headphones from his phone/laptop while doing HW as he's exposed to it from school and wants to be like his peers. Because of him, the little one is catching on too. They both go to the same British school and music is a subject there till secondary for all students, although the school itself is conservative.. More

  • Listening to Music for Healing is Impermissible Date: 26-12-2019

    Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakathuhu. I have always had troubles regarding periods. My period almost always depends on external factors e.g. yoga/exercise/home remedies. Recently, I came accross a thing called subliminals where u hear some kind of music/tune that changes the frequency of ur brain waves and encourages it to do something i.e... More

  • Needs to Go to Places Where There Is Music Date: 20-1-2019

    Assalamu Alaykum. We know that it is prohibited to sit in a place where people are sinning like listening to music. I got some fatwas saying that it is permissible to sit there if there is a need. Meaning a not a big or dire need. A small need like a muslim wants to cool down in a hot day. Goes into a air conditioned room, ovwr there peole are listening.. More

  • Going to Places Where There Is Music Date: 11-11-2018

    Assalamu Alaikum,Is it permissible to sit in places in which there is sin or people are listening to music or backbiting? If there is a need. Like one is on a public transport or one is attending in a intivation etc. People are backbiting.So if one needs to cool down and goes to shopping complex in which there is AC and there is TV. People are watching.. More

  • Playing With Games That Have Music Date: 23-9-2018

    Salam, I read this fatwa of yours there, you said IslamWeb adopts the ruling that it is still permissible to play with a game that has music as long one is able to mute it. May I know if there are other scholars who may differ where they say it is permissible.. More

  • Satan Misleads the People through Music Date: 26-6-2018

    Scholars, are there any sayings which say shaitan led our ancestors away with music or introduced music to people? I was told this and wanted to know if it was true? .. More

  • Watching videos with background music as part of course materials Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalamu alaykum, Shaykhs. I have a question regarding course materials containing videos which include professors of opposite genders and even background music; if someone reads transcripts instead of watching these videos to learn course topics, can they continue the courses? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Using ear plugs upon hearing music Date: 16-11-2017

    In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate. Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. I currently live in the West, and I was wondering if inserting earplugs whenever I hear music, etc. would be considered a religious innovation. I believe that there is a hadith which relates that Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • Placing loud music near child's ear Date: 23-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I might have done a heinous act. I bought a bluetooth speaker 80*80*32 mm in size (Remax RB-M15) and played a song with full volume. Then I held and placed the speaker's under my one-and-a-half-year-old nephew's arm, approximately 5-6cm away from the left ear, so that he could feel the vibrations of the speaker. I held it there for.. More

  • Snapping fingers while singing Nasheeds Date: 7-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is snapping one's finger haram? Can we do it while singing nasheeds? .. More

  • Software that changes human voice to musical sounds Date: 3-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the ruling of using software to chance one's voice to make it sound like music? Is it halal to listen to this given that there are no instruments playing? The human voice is being changed to sound like them; I heard somone say that some scholars say that it is only haram if instruments are linked to it and that otherwise it.. More

  • Listening to Nasheed that includes clapping of hands Date: 30-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it permissible to listen to Nasheeds that have someone who is clapping their hands? There are Nasheeds that have zero music, but sometimes there could be someone who is using their hands to make clapping noises. .. More

  • Singing poem containing names of Hindu gods to get school marks Date: 28-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a high school student, and we have been appointed a formative assessment, which is to sing a poem without the involment of music. The poem is patriotic. So far, it is ok; I mean it is halal, right? The problem is that the ending sentences of the poem contain names related to Hindu mythology. It goes as follows: “Let not.. More

  • Listening to song with music to learn melody Date: 23-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I read in one of your fatwas that it is not allowed to listen to a song which has permissible lyrics but contains music even if the aim is to learn the song since the song can be learned by reading. What does not want to learn only the lyrics but also the tune and melody (the way it is sung) of the song? Is it allowed to listen to.. More