522 fatwas

  • Doing an Action Not Knowing whether or Not It Is Shirk Date: 29-8-2021

    If one is unsure if something is shirk meaning it could be or not be shirk. But one says to himself if this was proven to be shirk he would abandon it and so continues to do the action which he has not received an answer for. Is this intention in itself shirk because it has not been proven if the specific action is known to be shirk. .. More

  • Issue of Migrating while Being Able to Practice their Religious Duties in Non-Muslim Country Date: 23-8-2021

    My parents came to live in the US from Pakistan then got US citizenship because of better opportunities and education regarding their jobs and work. My parents and I are layman muslims. I was born and raised in the US because my parents became US citizens before my birth and I got US citizenship from them as a result. My parents and I can practice Islam.. More

  • Frame of Name of Prophet Muhammad and That of Allah Should Not Be at Same Level Date: 28-11-2020

    Is it permitted to hang Allahu, muhammad in 2 different frames to decoration purpose in masjid? And if 2 frames are placed nearer, will this be shirk or sin? .. More

  • Knowing the Magician Is Either by His Confession or by Trustworthy Witnesses Date: 28-11-2020

    Is there any Islamic method to find the name of the person who did black magic to you .. More

  • No Specific Time for Performing Ruqyah Date: 24-6-2020

    As salamun alaykum, When should you read ruqiah al shariah, after the astronomical twillight or nautical twillight (also, which twillight does fajr begin). Jazakallahu khairan .. More

  • His Hindu Colleagues Greet Him on their Festival by Saying to Him 'Happy Diwali' Date: 14-6-2020

    Assalamualaikum. I am from India. I work in a School. My maximum colleauges are hindu. After their festival my colleague and boss wish me by saying 'Subho Bijoya' , 'Happy Diwali'. My question are 1. Can I wish them back by saying "Subho Bijoya" , "Happy Diwali"? 2. Is saying "subho bijoya' and 'happy diwali '( though I disbelieve and hate to say.. More

  • Allah Does Not Forgive Shirk If a Person Dies while Persisting on It Date: 1-6-2020

    I'm born muslim 18 years old. but few years ago something really bad happen in my life. and that was damage my life very much. at that time I loose faith in Alllah. coz my dua was not answering. I also quit Islam. I become kafir. And also insult Allah and and Islam in my mind. I Also spoke bad language, abuse and obscenities word against Allah. One.. More

  • Forced to Use Amulets By Husband and Mother In-law Date: 5-4-2020

    Salam alaikum,my husband uses black soap gotten from so called mallams for protection,he brings papers that are wrapped and tighed with rope,he also brings papers that something like Arabic is written on it but they are not readable. Now he and his mum are forcing me to use the soap to bath our child. I disagree but they said I must use it. I even tried.. More

  • Keeping Ruqyah Tape On All Night Date: 2-3-2020

    Assalamu alaykum, Some days ago a shaykh came to my cousin's home to recite ruqya on my uncle. I was sitting in the gathering. When the shaykh started to recite verses of ruqya I started to feel pain in head and felt a kind of blurness in front of my eyes. I mentioned it to the shaykh. Shaykh told me it could have been because of evil eye, possession.. More

  • Possessed Since Childhood and Striving Against Sins Date: 25-2-2020

    Will The resistance towards sins be increased or decreased after getting cured of magic and jinn possession? Salam! I have been possessed since childhood, I am 27 years old telecom engineer not married yet, Unfortunately, I have been suffering from magic and jinn possession. I did ruqya, reciting Baqarah a lot, did Haj .. More

  • Muslim Woman Having Close Ties with Christian Woman Date: 2-1-2020

    A Muslim woman in her twenties has a very good Christian (female) friend. She told even that she is her best friend. They talk about everything and they spend a lot of time together. This Muslim woman started lately to read the Quran and she found out that she is not allowed to have infidels as friends. Now she fears that she has apostatised due to.. More

  • Limits Governing Interaction With Non-Muslims Date: 30-10-2019

    Assalamu Alaikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuhu. I have a question concerning non-muslims at school. 1. Is it permissible to do the homework of a kaafir teacher that told you to do it? 2. Is it permissible to explain something to a kaafir student (while being yourself a student) or he (the kaafir student) explains it to me. 3. Can we joke and talk with.. More

  • Befriending a Non-Muslim for Worldly Benefit Is Not Disbelief Date: 21-10-2019

    Aoa sir, I wanted to ask one question. I have a non-Muslim friend (Hindu) and I am really closer to her. She's not like other Hindus, she actually helped me to go near Allah. By providing good Quranic material. I read one ayat which says you cannot have non Muslim friends like really close. AM I GOING TO BE A DISBELIEVER IF I YET HAVE HER IN MY LIFE.. More

  • Reciting Al-Faatihah as Ruqyah Date: 2-10-2019

    Assalamualikum, Is it allowed to place the hand over the part of the body where there is pain or a disease and recite Surah Al-Fatiah as a mean of cure? .. More

  • Avoiding Recitation of Quran Due to Shyness Date: 11-9-2019

    Salamualikum! Hope you can clarify my confusion . I want to ask about to what extent does fearing people become shirk . They say that : if you fear people and stop you good deeds when people are not there is shirk . Such type of incidents happen with me . Example : The masjid where I go , sometimes I go before azan . I was sitting and waiting for iqamah.. More