522 fatwas

  • Migrating from India to Canada Date: 16-1-2005

    If an Indian Muslim can immigrate to Canada for good life. Please reply in the light of Qur'an and Hadeeth. It is very important for our family, mother wants to immigrate to Canada, and her sister is there. Father wants to stay in India as he likes his place and people around. Financially we are not very well. .. More

  • Living alone in US after she divorced her husband Date: 10-1-2005

    I ask about the case of a woman that live alone in states and nobody with here she is Muslim and her family, I mean father and brother don't care at all how she live they even never call her or ask about her, she called them every week to do this for Islam, and she really suffer about that kind of negligibility of her family. She was good.. More

  • Moving from a Muslim country to a non-Muslim country to marry Date: 6-1-2005

    I humbly ask my knowledgeable brothers to help with the following problem I have. I am a revert and live in a non-Muslim country. Is it Halaal for me to marry a sister from a Muslim country and bring her to live in my non-Muslim country? I have heard that as a Muslim you are not allowed to move from a Muslim country to a non-Muslim country unless.. More

  • Nikaah on December 25th Date: 21-12-2004

    My daughter is due to do Nikaah, Inshaa Allaah soon and we were hoping to do this on 25th December. However as new Muslim myself and also my daughter convert, we have been told that really this day we as Muslims should not do anything on this day as it is a pagan celebration, also something to do with Nimrad, I'm sorry, I'm not sure if.. More

  • Accepting gift from Christians during Christmas Date: 18-11-2004

    Is it Halaal for me to take money from my Christian grandmother in Christmas time as a gift? Especially when I am locked up and I need the money desperately. Secondly I would like to ask, if I am not a Muslim, can I fast the month of Ramadhaan for my best friend who just passed away recently last month and he is a Muslim. .. More

  • Nothing helps wife's back problem Date: 29-9-2004

    My wife is suffering from backbone and 11 years back and again 1 year back operated. 1 year back operation was not success. Now she cannot walk, sit and feeling pain in the legs. One doctor suggests for surgery again but the other doctor said not need of surgery. Doctor prescribed medicines are not working. Chinese Herbal medicines are also.. More

  • Saying "Ya Rasul Allah" Date: 7-9-2004

    Assalaam Alaikum, Can you say "Ya Rasul Allah"? Please explain. Please give references for each of these from the Qur'an, Hadith and logic... More

  • Necessity of Muslims remaining in UK Date: 5-9-2004

    I have read some of your Fatwa concerning migrating to Islaamic countries. It is said that it is forbidden to live in a un-Islaamic country if there is no special need to live there, i.e. no Da'wa work. However, I live in UK and feel that I can practice Islaam quite well. All the facilities I need are here. And I can see that Islaam is spreading.. More

  • Wants to solve the magic possibly done to her husband Date: 5-9-2004

    I have a big problem I hope you help me to solve soon cousin of my husband make problem with his wife and every one stay now in different home and they usual make problem with each other. and his wife say some one make black magic to her and her husband and she go to Shaykh to solve this magic and want me to put this water to her husband.. More

  • Moving from Saudi Arabia to UK to be with her mother Date: 31-8-2004

    Is it permissible to leave dar-ul-Islaam, i.e. Saudi Arabia to live in UK as my mother is a widow and has a lot of problems and I would like to support her but I am worried that UK is dar-ul-Kufr although Muslims are allowed to practise freely here there are Masjid here also. My mother cannot do Hijrat because of her financial condition I was.. More

  • Helping non-Muslims with Ruqyah Date: 16-8-2004

    A Shaykh is refusing to help non-Muslims (Christians) in case of Sihr by reading Ruqiyah using Ayah from Surah - Isra: 82 as justification. Is he right? Are there any Hadeeth saying that Ruqiyah shouldn't be used to help people with Sihr unless they are Muslims?.. More

  • He wants to return home to Muslim country, but father wants him to study among disbelievers Date: 19-7-2004

    I have come from Pakistan to do my post graduate study in the field of Psychiatry. I am a doctor. My family is back in Pakistan at the moment. I have suffered from severe depression this year as I visited Pakistan and came back to Ireland in March. I am continuously doing Istikharah about staying here or not, and to call my family here in Ireland.. More

  • Using the hair of the Prophet to get cured Date: 12-7-2004

    Please let me know your verdict in the following case: a Muslim brother here gave me a bottle with water in which there were some hairs. He told me that this was hair from Muhammad (Sallalahu-Alaihu-Wa-Sallam) and if I drink that water then I will be protected from sickness. I personally find it to be Bid'ah. But I would like to know your.. More

  • Wants to avoid influence of in-laws who wear and encourage wearing amulets Date: 27-6-2004

    My husband's parents wearamulets andI know they ateshirk. Allah (swt) has granted my husband the wisdom to get rid of this, but they keep on trying to force it on him.We have told them many times that this is wrong andI am worried that this will effect my married life and my daughter's life as well. Currently we are in a different country from them.. More

  • Wants consulation while studying in America awaiting her husband Date: 24-6-2004

    I'm a woman living alone in America, I came to this country with my husband, but after we arrived he forced me to live like Americans, to stop wearing Hijab, to eat like them and to work in a company that uses women to sell its products. I tried to change him many times to make him stronger and believe in our Aqeeda, but to no avail. He drinks alcohol.. More