Fatwa Of The Week

36 fatwas

  • Wife Uncovers Her Hair at Work and Refuses to Quit Date: 9-10-2019

    I have been married for about 2 years. Before marriage, I was not aware of the rules of Islam. My wife served as a nursing officer (from before marriage) in the Armed Forces Hospital. There they have specific uniform - such as shirts, pants and shoes, and there is no scope to cover head with cloths. I asked her to leave this job and to do a job where.. More

  • Direly Needs to Borrow Money with Riba Date: 8-10-2019

    Can I get loan for a short period from Bank by giving interest as I am in urgent need of money? .. More

  • Repetition of Al-Faatihah or Tashahhud Does Not Invalidate Prayer Date: 8-10-2019

    Assalam alaikum, Does repeating Fatiha or tashahud deliberately sometimes more than once invalidate Salah especially if the person suffers from doubts in nearly every Salah. Jazakallahu khair .. More

  • Was Bullied in High School and Wants to Retaliate Now Date: 8-10-2019

    Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Lately, I have been having waswas about taking revenge against a bully who beat me up in high school 6 years ago. At that time, I was very vulnerable and weak, but now I'm not that person anymore. So should I do it, or forget and forgive? This is really driving me insane. .. More

  • A Non-Muslim Seeking Guidance Date: 3-10-2019

    Non Muslim here, suppose if I wanted to receive to receive guidance, how shall I do it. Should I say "oh Allah if you exist guide me or what? Also perhaps it's true that i've spread anti-Islamic ideas, if we say that I do receive guidance how would I repent for that, is it necessary to refute all of those previous ideas or to simply announce my conviction?.. More

  • Karaamaat; Supernatural Abilities Date: 3-10-2019

    Alsalamu Alaykum, I am confused about the matter of karamas for awliya and transgression in dua. On one hand, the scholars say it is not permissible to ask for something impossible as that is transgression, and on the other I have heard that it is ok because some awliya of Allah have impossible things happening to them. For example, if a teen asks Allah.. More

  • Boundaries of the Face to Be Washed in Ablution Date: 3-10-2019

    Assalam Alaikum I posted this question not too long ago but I was referred to other fatwas that do not give my a proper answer. I would like a full response to my questions if possible. My question is about the proper way of washing the face and the head in wudu. When washing the face in wudu am I supposed to wash the hair that is next to my forehead.. More

  • Isbaal Applies to Shirt Sleeves Date: 3-10-2019

    Salam aleikum. What is rule of letting garments hang below the hands? Is this (izbal) forbideen only below the ankle or is it even with hands? .. More

  • Seeking Blessings By Making Pendants In The Shape of the Prophet's Sandals Date: 3-10-2019

    ASSALAAMU ALAIKUM Sheikh, is there any significance or evidence in the hadith seeking blessing from the Sandals of our Prophet or image of the sandals of our Prophet. They give reference of Hadiths such as that Ibn Masud would hold the sandals for the Prophet when he took them off and hold them under his arms, while after his death(?) Sayyidna Anas.. More

  • The Imam Standing Higher Than Those Behind Him Date: 2-10-2019

    Assalam 'alaykum, Please i need a comprehensive evidence that prohibits the Imam having an elevated platform higher than the rest of the congregation for Salah. .. More

  • Hates her Father For Killing Her Mother Date: 2-10-2019

    Assalamu alaykum, does a Muslim woman who's father killed her mother have to maintain ties with him and show kindness? This sister wanted her father to be executed after he had attacked and killed her mother in her sleep, and the execution was not carried out rather he was imprisoned in Somalia (their home country) for about a year, and thereafter he.. More

  • Girls Should not read Soorah An-Noor!? Date: 2-10-2019

    Assalamu Allikum . I have read somewhere that there is a hadith narrating that girls shoukd not read tafseer of Surah Yusuf 'Ali Ibn Abi Talib (AS) is reported to have said: "Do not teach your women Surah Yusuf nor let them recite it because there are temptations in it. Teach them Surah Nur because there are spiritual advices in it . Is this hadith.. More

  • Don't Like Her, Don't Marry Her Date: 2-10-2019

    When the scholars say that marriage is obligatory when one fears that he will fall into haraam, does this include masturbation? And also, does this mean that a man must accept the first woman he meets whom is willing to marry him, even if he doesn't like her that much? .. More

  • Etiquettes of Supplication Date: 2-10-2019

    Is it mandatory to praise Allaah and send salutation upon the Prophet (salla Allaahu 'alayhi was-sallam) each time before making du'aa in order for it (the du'aa) to be accepted? And, does wearing najis clothing (whether because of the presence of physical impurity or the clothes are inherently impure) affect the acceptance of du'aa"? May Allaah reward.. More

  • Refuses to Leave his Apostate Wife Date: 2-10-2019

    If a person's mother is an apostate and his father refuses to leave this woman, then is it mandatory on the son (or child) to always stay with them when the parents are together in order to break the seclusion (thus forbidding this evil)? And if the mother sometimes travels alone, then is it mandatory for the son to accompany her (so as to forbid evil.. More