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  • The Jizyah Was not Imposed before the 9th year of Hijrah Date: 27-3-2018

    Assalamu Alaikum,Dear Sheikh,Can you please provide the reference in books regarding the letters sent by the Prophet Mohammed to the rulers to either accept Islam or pay Jizya. Can you please provide references from authentic ahadith sources. Jazakallah khair. .. More

  • Artificial Plants Are Permissible Date: 27-3-2018

    AsalamualikumWhat is the islamic ruling on keeping fake (artificial) plants for decorative purpose? .. More

  • The Arabic Letter Is Not Inviolable Date: 27-3-2018

    In "Fatwa No : 363655" It is mentioned that we should respect Arabic words. Please advise that now a days Arabic words are written on even Juices, Pepsi, Cigarette, tea glass, on food items. It is impossible to avoid trashing them.Can you please clarify whether you are referring to only scared words on that Allah, Prophets etc.JazakAllah .. More

  • Getting the Reward for good Deeds When ill Date: 27-3-2018

    Assalamualikum wa rahmatullahi wabarakaatuhI am sick, and so I feeling more lazy than ususal, so i am abandoning many sunnah. Will I get the reward of those acts because I would have done them had I not felt extra lazy due to illness ( And Allah knows best) .. More

  • An Unclear Question Date: 26-3-2018

    Is this hadees authentic Salman al-Farsi (r.a.) narrates that the Messenger of Allah (s.a.w.s.) used to say regarding Imam Ali (ra), “He was the first to bring faith on me, he would be the first to meet me on the Day of Judgment, and he is ‘Siddiq-e-Akbar’ and ‘Farooq-e-Azam’ and the Master of the faithful ones while wealth is the master of.. More

  • Taking Excess Petrol Price from Government Car Date: 19-3-2018

    Asalamu Alaikum.I am asking this question on behalf of my brother who is a Government driver. He wants to know that Government has fixed mileage 10 km per 1 petrol litre but the vehicle run by him gives mileage 11 km per 1 petrol litre. this 1 km accumulates to 15-20 kms costing to Rs. 100 per day and he wants to know is that money halaal for him or.. More

  • Accepting Researches prepared by Non-Muslim Date: 13-3-2018

    can we accept result of scientific research /study/statistics/analysis/evidence etc done by non Muslim & sinner,non hijabi female & male scientist if the result is reliable & based on facts? please note that those research are not about religion. those research are about worldly beneficial subjects & all other types of topics . As those.. More

  • Performing Hajj while suffering from Urine Incontinence Date: 13-3-2018

    as salam aleykumThere is a brother in his middle 20's and he thought he may need to apply for hajj as he has the means for it and he thought it might be good to go with his parents instead of going alone later. But of course he doesnt know when they would be selected, this year or in future.His concern is that he has some sickness with his urinary/prostate.. More

  • Explanation of Qur'aan (5:44-45) Date: 27-10-2004

    Explain the Ayat 44 and 45 Surah Ma'idah, please. .. More

  • Dealing with banks Date: 27-12-2001

    1) Is medical insurance Haram or Halal?2) Is the transaction with banks Haram or Halal? How we can solve this issue as life is changing and without banks for interest, business is very hard and Islamic banks not everywhere. On the other hand, sometimes you might pay fees to banks for many transactions. So what is the Hukum in that? Please let the answer.. More

  • Date: 26-8-2001

    1-Is it allowed to use a postage stamp that has an image of the idol god Baal whom the prophet Elias (PBUH) opposes in the Koran (37:125-126)?.. More

  • Date: 21-8-2001

    1-AS SALAMU ALAIKUM VA RAHMATULLAH VA BARKATUH IN LIGHT OF QURAN, AND HADITH, PLEASE ADVISE WHAT IS THE RULING REGARDING AN INDIVIDUAL ARRIVING FOR CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER AND FINDING THERE IS NO SPACE LEFT IN THE ROWS, AND HAS TO COMPLETE HIS PRAYER STADING ALONE. IS HIS PRAYER VALID? IF NOT, WHAT IS REQUIRED TO BE DONE? REGARDS... More

  • Date: 4-8-2001

    1- One of your answers to Q 2473,is in arabic. I dont speak Arabic and I would appritiate if you could translate it into english. (It is about wether or not women are allowed to be leaders of a country) Thanx.. More

  • Date: 17-2-2001

    1-My sister works in an American school and she has sent me some money as i do not have a job and I desperately need money. Should I take it or refuse. Should she work there anyway?.. More

  • Father neglecting Salat Date: 8-2-2001

    MY FATHER IS NOT REGULARLY PERFORMING FIVE TIMES SALAT BUT HE HELPS POOR AND IS VERY KIND, WILL HE GO TO HELL OR PARADISE ACCORDING TO SHARIA?.. More