532 fatwas

  • Innovations and Wearing Amulets Date: 31-7-2022

    Does giving a Fatiha on Thursday with the name of the family members who passed away is haram? Is going to molvi and telling them to help a girl for her marriage so that she gets good proposals and if molvi gives her something to read from the Quran and gives to wear tawiz until her marriage day. Doing such things is haram? Please let me know. Jazak'allah .. More

  • Reciting Ruqyah on Yourself Does Not Exclude You from the Seventy Thousand People Date: 10-5-2022

    Salam alaykum, I have read some fatwas on this site where ruqyah has been mentioned as treatment for waswas or ocd, however I want to be of the 70 000 that enters into jannah without accountability. What do you think of this? Does reciting surah an nas and ayatul kursi over water and drinking it come under ruqyah, and would that mean one isn't of the.. More

  • Joining College Which Has Posted Happy Diwali On Its Facebook Page Date: 3-2-2022

    can I join a college which has posted happy diwali (wishing Hindus on their festival)on on there Facebook page. .. More

  • Wiping over Entire Body when Performing Ruqyah or when Going to Sleep Date: 13-12-2021

    Asalamu alaikum, when reading Surah Al Ikhlas and Al Mu'waaitdhatan, or Surah Al Fatiha, for Ruqya, are we to wipe ocer the whole body, so on all body parts? I sometimes worry if maybe it is disrespectful to wipe over certain areas (i.e., the chest area, buttocks, bottoms of feet), so in sha Allah I wanted to ask. Jazakum Allah khair. .. More

  • Searching or Watching Forbidden Movies Is Not Disbelief Date: 12-12-2021

    As Salaamu Alaikum.If a person goes and search for songs or movie that contains kufr or shirk content but he only watches them and not belive in it will it be a minor shirk or minor kufr please specify.I asked a Sheikh about this he said it depends upon intention and Can mount to minor kufr. For instance if a person watcthes or listen something contains.. More

  • Shirk in Love Date: 5-12-2021

    Someone did major shirk called “shirk in love”. The person got to know that that is a major shirk. The person felt like their nafs was wicked .. More

  • Wants to Draw a Red Spot on Her Forehead Date: 5-12-2021

    I want to put bindi(small red dot) on my forehead just for me so is it permissible/allowed in Islam? .. More

  • Writing ما شاءَ اللَّهُ at the Front of the House Date: 22-11-2021

    Many people put boards outside homes saying "Ma Sha Allah/Ma Sha Allah La Quwwata Illa Billah" believing that this protects them from evil eye. Is it minor shirk if they believe it is a means of protection from Allah and it's major shirk if they believe it protects them without attributing the protection being from Allah?Does the difference in opinion.. More

  • Treatment for Memory Loss Date: 21-11-2021

    Assalamu alaikum. I would like to know if there is a ruqyah dedicated to treating weak intellect and memory, just as there is for magic, envy and evil eye.This is because, I have weak memory and a slow intellect (I pick up things really slowly).Jazakallahu khair .. More

  • Having Negative Stereotypes about Some Muslims: Not Shirk Date: 16-11-2021

    Assalamualaikum,There are some negative stereotypes about a certain group of people whom are good sunni muslims. For some of those people , the stereotype is somethat true, but alot of them the stereotype on them is not true. What if a person feels that he will be negatively be affected by those people if he dresses like them( i.e. by fearing that he.. More

  • 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