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1281 fatwas

  • Why wife inherits less than brothers and sisters Date: 29-11-2013

    Assalamu Alaykum, According to the inheritance law mentioned in the Quran, in some cases, wife gets lesser share than sisters/brothers. In most cultures these days, wife plays important part in man's life standing by him during different times than the sisters/brothers. Also family problems/enemity is likely to occur if wife gets lesser share than the.. More

  • Making a model of the Ka'bah for educational purposes Date: 24-11-2013

    assalaam alaikum my children's school make a model Kabah every year and teach them the rites of Hajj with it and they carry out Tawaf etc to practice. I was then told it is not acceptable to perform these rites except in Mecca and at the Kabah itself. Is there any advice about this Jazzakum Alluhu khairan .. More

  • Harms of excessive mixing with people Date: 20-11-2013

    Salaamu Alaykum warahmatullah. I wanted ask regarding friends and those that don't benefit with time who make one waste time till late at night... Is there any harm in keeping a distance but if they are to contact one keeps generally good ties with them? Is this allowed? Also regarding another question if a person has many people he knows but no longer.. More

  • 'Eesa, may Allaah exalt his mention, will descend as a just ruler Date: 14-11-2013

    One well established fact in our aqeeda is the descent of Issa(as). Some people deny his descent and say it contradicts khatm alnubuwat). Our response is that he doesn't come with a new message. One thing about which I wanted clarification is that I have read people claiming that Issa (as) will still receive revelation and that Allah has revealed to.. More

  • She refuses to lose hope for sick son Date: 19-11-2013

    Message Body:: Assalamu alaikum, i have a child who is 9 months old, but he can't do anything like other children do at this age. his neck is not get strong yet. he cant eat properley, he has no response of his vision and hearing. he can't put up his neck and body..... he is totally is in a disorder...mentally, phisically and socially..... i am meeting.. More

  • Non-Muslim cannot be Wali (guardian) of a Muslim woman in marriage contract Date: 5-11-2013

    Assalam o alaikum w.w. thank fully i found this site. so i can clear my doubt i have on my mind always. I married to a girl she converted to islam. Allhamdhulillah she is practicing muslim now. She love islam n following with dedication. But before she met me she had a son of 5yrs with her ex boyfriend.Since she arranged our marriage with imam i didn't.. More

  • Noah's people were the only humans on earth at that time Date: 19-12-2013

    As-salaam alaikum. I have read some of your fatwa which state that the flood during Prophet Noah's time was global. If that was the case, then was Noah (pbuh) also sent to all the people of the earth or just to his own people? The Quran states that Allah (swt) never destroys people until He has sent a warner to them. If Noah (pbuh) was sent only to.. More

  • Hard to pray in home of Christian sister Date: 6-11-2013

    Sallam... I am a musilm boy who always pray five times always. When i came to Europe and i live with my sister which is a christian and i have no place to go. Now i cant perform my prayers anymore and sometime pray only Asri in a day because she married to a pastor and i cant pray in there home. And also is more difficult for me to move around. Now.. More

  • The time span between Aadam and Nooh, may Allaah exalt their mention Date: 8-11-2013

    Authenticity and Understanding of this hadith? Most of the time atheist question about time period of existence of Adam and other Prophets. The apparently human fossils found can be date back to 200,000 years back. So can how we understand this hadith according to according modern knowledge: The period between Adam and Nooh (peace be upon them both):.. More

  • If he gives unlawful gains to the poor, he will be left with nothing Date: 17-12-2013

    As-salam alaykum, I'm a Muslim boy from London in the past year or two I was part of a few different crimes such as muggings etc. Recently Alhumdillh I have started to repent and I'm following the deen. I have X amounts of money that was from crimes. I also have y amounts of money that girls have given me because they had liked me but I reckon the money.. More

  • Taking a second wife who will provide for herself Date: 4-11-2013

    Assalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatu Allaah wa barakaatuh dear scholar is it halal to marry a second wife if one can't alone maintain two houses but with the wives support it would be possible...if not what should one do if one is happily married but truly loves another girl as much as one loves his current wife and has loved this other from before he even.. More

  • Hiding knowledge out of fear Date: 8-11-2013

    Is it allowed for a talib ul ilm or a scholar who has some islamic information or knowledge to hide it in fear of being arrested or being watched by authorities? .. More

  • Ruling on accepting gifts from a Riba-based bank Date: 1-11-2013

    i have a savings bank account and i dispose off the interest given by the bank. But bank also gifts its customers a yearly calendar, dairy or wallet, can i take it? If not ,then what should i do with previous gifts? .. More

  • Why did 'Eesa, may Allaah exalt his mention, not resurrect his mother? Date: 16-11-2013

    Asalaam alaikum why prophet esa pbuh did not resurrect his own mother. .. More

  • Her friend hates men, claiming Islam gives them superiority Date: 21-12-2013

    Assalamu alaikum. My friend hates boys much saying they r superior. islam gvs them importance etc. How can i advice her in light of islam. She has much wrong guesses. She startd hating from childhood when she saw teachers giving priority to males. Even she says she wont marry anyone. She says u cant make me lyk boys nor remove my hate. i hope u could.. More