Fatwa Of The Week

57 fatwas

  • Prayed 2 Years Without Ritual Purity Date: 11-12-2019

    As Salamu alaykum wr wb, this issue has been bothering me for some time. I'm a revert and started praying my salah maybe 2 years ago. In the beginning there were some things I did wrong during salah like not covering my head properly and not pronouncing the Arabic correctly, however I was still learning. There was this one period of time I would do.. More

  • 'You' in ‘there is no deity except You’ Refers to Allah Date: 11-12-2019

    If i want to say the du’aa' of Yoonus, peace be upon him (la ilaaha illa anta subhaanaka inni kuntu minaththaalimeen), must I first mention the name of Allaah? Because if i don’t, then it sounds like it doesn’t make sense if i only say “there is no deity except You” because who is you? I didn’t clarify beforehand .. More

  • Great Reward for Praying In The Mosque Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamu alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakathuhu My home is far away from masjid, usually adhaan I will not be audible in my home,Am I obliged to pray in masjid? I know the adhaan and salaat times. it will take 5 minutes to go masjid in vehicle. Will I get extra rewards I pray in masjid .. More

  • What Matters is Leaving The Mus-haf in The Mosque Date: 11-12-2019

    If i borrow something from place A and then i put it back on other place but still in the same area, is that okay?. Example is in a masjid i took a quran from a shelf in the right side of the masjid. But after finished using it, i put it in another shelf but still in that masjid. .. More

  • Proper Meaning of Sufism Date: 11-12-2019

    Salam. Some Muslims claim to follow sufism only and not any madhab. Are they allowed to say something like this? .. More

  • Agreed To Marry Him and Contract was Conducted without Her Knowledge Date: 11-12-2019

    Salam alaikum, A sister agreed to marry a man. They came and did the engagement. But later she's told by that man that they already did "fard nikah" while she, the bride has no knowledge of it even. First off what is "fard nikah"? Is there a thing as such in Islam? Second, can whatever kind of nikah be it, happen without even the knowledge of the bride.. More

  • Raising the Hands When Supplicating Date: 5-12-2019

    Assalamu Alaikkum My friend says when we make Dua’a we should raise the hands and keep both hands together. Other wise it is not good. Also we should not keep both hands down keeping right hand over left hand. Is he right? .. More

  • Government Employee Wants to Avail of Medical Insurance Date: 5-12-2019

    Assalaamoalaikum I have problem of mild fecal incontinence that is even after washing too much i still see stains on tissue and my clothes. I also have OCD for impurity. I am a government employee and have medical insurance and want to pursue surgery for incontinence. Please reply my following queries: 1. If surgeon feels surgery is not necessary,.. More

  • Cannot Remove The Color of Impurity Date: 5-12-2019

    Salam aleikum. When I wash my clothes from a najasa (impurity), but the colur remains, is it forgiven? How a muslim must wash the najasa from his clothes? .. More

  • Purifying The Mouth or Nose from Impurity Date: 5-12-2019

    What one will do to remove any najis thing that enters into ones mouth and nose .. More

  • Boundaries of Pubic Hair Date: 5-12-2019

    Do the pubic hairs begin right below the navel? As in, when shaving the pubic hairs, do we have to start from right below the navel? .. More

  • Difference In Classifying A Given Hadeeth Date: 5-12-2019

    Assalamu Aleikum. In fatwa 7230 you have quoted a hadith by At-Tirmithi which Al-Albaani classified as hasan. But on sunnah.com the same hadith from At-Tirmidhi is classified da'if (please see Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2641 or Vol. 5, Book 38, Hadith 2641). Please clarify why it is classified as da'if on sunnah.com. (https://sunnah.com/tirmidhi/40/36) .. More

  • Selling Trees To Non-Muslims Date: 5-12-2019

    Can i sell trees used for timber abd electricity poles in my country to non muslims? In case of timber it's used in building houses and the poles for electricity will i be held accountable for what the sins they commit in their houses or the electricity they receive through the poles. .. More

  • Working In An Institution Whose Income Has Haraam Date: 1-12-2019

    Assalamo alaykom, Kindly I need clarification about following, I got job offer in one financial institution that have mix income money of halal and haram (Ribaa). I don’t know much about the percentage of haram compared to halal in total institution wealth. Given that I already have job but not satisfying my financial required needs, please advise.. More

  • Mount of Temptation: No Basis in Islam Date: 1-12-2019

    One question I had is that is there any authenticity regarding the mount of temptation in Islam which is based in Palestine. In Christian sources it states that Prophet Isa (AS) fasted here for 40 days and meanwhile was being tempted by shaytaan. Does this have any basis in Islam and is it correct for Muslims to just this place? Jazakallah khair. .. More