404 fatwas

  • Asking Allaah to respond quickly to one's supplication Date: 20-10-2013

    Assalam alaykum. My question is this: is it good during (Duaa) supplications to be urging God to quickly accept the prayer and grant the wish? I.e. Using words/phrases like "Oh God, pls quickly grant me a good job" .. More

  • Reading Aayatul-Kursi after the obligatory prayers Date: 24-9-2013

    Assalaamualaikum wa Rahmatullaahi wa Barakaatuh. Is there an authentic hadith that states that one should recite Suratul Faatihah, Ayatul Kursi, Shahidallaah and Allaahumma Maalikal Mulk after every Fard Salaah? Thank you. Jazakallaahu khayran. .. More

  • Supplicating Allaah for a good voice in Quran recitation Date: 7-9-2013

    I love to recite the Koran. I often listen to Quran recitations and find the voices of the reciters (Qurra) very nice. But I do not find my voice so beautiful. Is it permissible to make dua that Allah gives me a beautiful voice like the famous reciters (Shuraim, Mishary, Saad al-Ghamdi, etc.)? Can this end in shirk ar-riya? please reply in detail. .. More

  • Reported supplications for the newlyweds Date: 28-7-2013

    Asslam O Alaikum, Respected Sheikh, I want to know if there is any supplication or supplications made/taught by Prophet for bride and groom who are going to be wed? Please do mention the Dua (supplication) in Arabic as well as its translation in english and refer me the hadith book in which the said supplication may be found. eg I am not sure but heard.. More

  • Frequent urges to pray and say Thikr are not paranoia Date: 29-5-2013

    AOA, Sometimes when I am about to sleep or am sitting I have sudden urges to read 2 Rakat of Namaz Nafl and sometimes when I read them and go back to bed I again have urges to read 2 Rakat of Namaz Nafl. Is this wrong? Since sometimes even during my Exams I tend to stop writing and start reciting Durud and Surahs in my heart. Is it wrong to be paranoid.. More

  • Unintentional mistakes in supplication are pardoned Date: 26-4-2013

    Salaam, I was supplicating to Allah and was also glorifying him and I said "exalted is he high and above with what they associate with you oh mighty Allah" by this I meant that Allah is the most high, and above all and everything people associate with him and he is one and has no partners and associates. However I think I worded it wrong and it's been.. More

  • She suspects her gold ring was stolen Date: 25-4-2013

    I have lost my Gold ring which was my Husband gifted me at first night....as far as i remember I kept it in my almiera along with my husband's and my son's ring. i could not wear the ring because its stone was came out, so i kept it so that later i will repair it and will wear. Now in the almira two rings one my husbands and another my sons ring and.. More

  • Needs a supplication to facilitate weaning her child Date: 2-4-2013

    Can you tell me what to recite to stop breastfeeding. Because my daughter does not want to leave it. She cry too much and create the scene. In the end I have to give. She also need good food. But still need mine. I don't want to angry with her. Please tell me something so my child automatically leave it. .. More

  • Thikr in a certain manner not reported in Sunnah is an innovation Date: 21-3-2013

    Assalamu alaikum. I would like to thank you for accepting my mail. My name is isma'il.I am a nigerian. Here in nigeria we have a lot of muslims that are well learned in the quran. I have been given lots of thikrs and du'as by different people. For eg "waman yattaqillaha yaj'allahu' till the end of the verse ,1000 times. For fullfillment of need from.. More

  • Reward of saying Subhaan Allaah 200 or 300 times Date: 11-3-2013

    Asalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakaatahu, I would like to ask about the multiplication of rewards. According to an authentic hadith, if someone glorifies Allah ('Azzawajal) 100 times a day, he gets 1000 rewards or 1000 sins will be wiped away. What if he recited it (SubhanAllah) 200 times or 300 times? Will he get 2000 or 3000 rewards/sins forgiven?.. More

  • Saying Sayyidina when invoking blessings upon the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 23-2-2013

    can we use the word sayyidina in durood for Prophet Muhhamed (P.B.U.h) .. More

  • Saying Basmalah 21 times before sleeping is not authentic Sunnah Date: 23-2-2013

    asalamu aleikum. i have a question that goes , saying bismilah 21 times before sleeping, is it from an authentic hadith? i will be grateful for the answer. jazakAllah. .. More

  • Refuting Sufi innovations in Thikr Date: 29-12-2012

    Assalaamualikum some people follow "silsila" and also "murshid-mureed" concept they say ..a type of zikr was given to our prophet SAWS at miraaj. they say becoming mureed is of great benefit, like when person becomes mureed, he is taught this zikr by murshid (by blowing into his ear) and this zikr (after practising) becomes fixed in his breath.. More

  • Evaluation of Al-Hisn Al-Haseen by Al-Jazari Date: 16-12-2012

    Can we rely on the book 'Hisn e Haseen" of Muhammad bin Al-Jazri?.. More

  • Group supplication after delivering a speech (lecture) Date: 10-12-2012

    I learned from you, group dua after each prayer is not acceptable. Also in our mosque, on every Friday after the speech by the Imam (before the Kutba) he used to make dua for the people who died and hospitalised during the week and for the people who donate money for the students in the Quran Class. Can I join that dua?.. More