531 fatwas

  • Islamic rule about Marabou activities Date: 24-5-2001

    I was in the Gambia last November and people use to do marabou activities. I want to know the legal and the illegal things short such... More

  • Taking Others as Helpers or Protectors Other Than Allah Date: 18-5-2001

    What is the concern about Muslims calling others (e.g.: Anbiya and Auliya) other than Allah for certain things? .. More

  • Groups in Islam Date: 3-5-2001

    1. What is the concern about Muslims calling others (e.g.: Anbiya and Auliya) other than Allah for certain things?2. Is there groups in Islam like Sunni, Mujahid, Jamaat etc, or is it one? .. More

  • Giving money for Hindu celebrations Date: 1-4-2001

    I work in a semi-govt. organization in Bombay, India. I work as a supervisor and Electrical Engineer by profession. My problem is that with me there are majority (90%) Hindus working in the organization and they demand money for celebration of their festivals consisting of Puja (worship of idols of their gods) and party. But if I refuse them then.. More

  • Celebrating Mother's Day Date: 21-3-2001

    In western countries many Muslims celebrate the Mother's day. What is the rule of Shariah concerning this celebration? .. More

  • Ruling on celebrating Valentine's Day Date: 11-2-2001

    In recent days, many Muslims celebrate the Valentine day especially the girls. What is the rule of Sharia about this practice?.. More

  • Becoming a citizen of Australia Date: 23-1-2001

    I am currently a resident of Australia and I would like to apply for a citizenship. It is not a necessity for me to become a citizen, but it has many advantages. However, one of the things that is required from a person who wants to become a citizen of Australia is to affirm allegiance to the Queen of Ustralia and affirm to obey the laws of.. More

  • Muslims Living in non-Muslim Countries Date: 15-1-2001

    Someone told that staying in a non-Muslim country is Haram. Is that true? .. More

  • Celebrating birthdays Date: 1-1-2001

    Is it wrong to celebrate birthdays?.. More

  • What is Shirk? Date: 13-11-2000

    What is Shirk? .. More

  • Visiting graves for help Date: 18-10-2000

    There are Muslims visiting graves (Shrines) seeking divine help. They think that the people in the graves act as mediators between them and Allah Taala. They alsothink that the people in the graves will make recommendations to Allah Taala. Surprisingly, some times it appears to be true. I came across two families. They didn'thave children for seven.. More

  • Circulating copies of Sheikh Ahmad gatekeeper of the Ka'bah's dream Date: 24-9-2000

    I received an email from a friend stating that the gatekeeper of the Ka'bah had a dream and I have to distribute five copies otherwise something very bad thing will happen to me or my family. Is it true or false? I want a detailed answer to send to my friend in US and he believes in these things... More

  • Money Received While Refugees Without Work Date: 15-8-2000

    I want to ask about this money we take in Europe when we live as refugees without work. .. More

  • Good omens Date: 21-6-2000

    Are GOOD OMENS permitted?.. More

  • Al-Mahdi leading Arabs, his pupil leading non-Arabs Date: 20-5-2000

    Is it true that the Arabs would be lead by the Al MAHDI and the non-Arabs would be led by a pupil of the AL Mahdi? and if so why? Is there a caste between being Arab and non-Arab? Are we not all the same?.. More