512 fatwas

  • 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

  • Accepting Food During Hindu Festival Date: 25-4-2019

    Can I eat the food (walnuts) recieved from Hindu on the occasion of Mahanavmi (thier festival) Please guide in light of QuranAnd sunah .. More

  • Step Brother Apostated: How to Keep Ties? Date: 24-4-2019

    Assalamu alaikum. I have a step brother who left Islam many years ago. He lives abroad. Me and my family still keep in touch and see him. We try to bring him back to Islam when we see him. My family still have a little liking for him because he is family and I am worrying if this makes them kafir? .. More

  • Reciting Quran on Medicines Date: 13-3-2019

    Assalamu alykum!I've heard that reciting مُسَلَّمَةٌ لَّا شِيَةَ فِيهَا (Quran 2:71) 41 times and applying medicine on skin helps removing scars and blemishes, what is your opinion on this?Also, can we just recite only that part of the verse? Or we must recite the complete verse?In general, is it allowed to recite quranic.. More

  • Eating and Drinking from the Same Food with a Non-Muslim Date: 6-2-2019

    Assalamualaikum. I have a question about sharing of food with non Muslims. Are we allowed to drink .. More

  • Imitating non-Muslims Date: 3-1-2019

    I have read that the Prophet -peace be upon him- forbids us to imitate the non-Muslims in any aspect of life. But I don’t understand how this could apply in clothing. Most people buy their clothes from non-Muslim brands and Muslim women, nowadays, like to follow non-Muslim fashion. Is this haram? Also, unfortunately, nowadays it is the non-Muslims.. More

  • Limits of Befriending Non-Muslims Date: 30-9-2018

    Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhThank you for sending me fatwa no. 7885 but it did not answer my question. I would very much like to know what is the punishment for someone who has truly befriended a kafir which is forbidden in sura 5:51, what is the punishment for someone like this? Is he an apostate? May Allaah reward you .. More

  • Muslim Woman Befriending Non-Muslim Females Date: 8-9-2018

    I have a big dilemma because of fatwa number 87176. You say there that a Muslim woman is not allowed to befriend Muslim men and non-muslim men alike. But you say that she can befriend a non-muslim woman? This does not make sense to me at all. Does sura 5:51 not speak about non-muslims in general? I thought Muslims in general, men and women alike, are.. More

  • Body and Muscle Exercises Have Nothing to Do with Polytheism Date: 13-8-2018

    I looked at some of your fatwas and got different answer ex you can do thai chi for relaxation if it doesn't involve polythiestic rituals, but also saw a fatwa saying doing meditation exercises is immitating budhits etc so my questions is will it be shirk, if you simply lay in your bed (no yoga or other things etc) and focus on your breathing and belly.. More

  • Learning Skills and Crafts Online From Non-Muslims Date: 6-8-2018

    1) is it permitted for women to learn cooking, art,craft,stitching, & other halal skills/activities/things/hobbies from others both in real life & online ? Or it is regarded stealing other's idea & sin? Is it kind of copyright violation?2) if it is permitted as a female can I learn those both Muslim / righteous/hijabi women & non Muslim/.. More

  • Travelling to or Living in Non-Muslim Countries Date: 25-6-2018

    Dear scholars. You directed me to similar questions, but they do not answer my questions as my questions are specific. Can you please provide specific answers to my questions:Assalamu aleykum va rahmatullah!As we know, it is forbidden to travel to non-muslim countries for purposes of tourism or unless there is a valid shari' excuse.1- What if a country.. More

  • Hidden Shirk Date: 9-5-2018

    What is hidden shirk? How can it affect subconscious mind? .. More