390 fatwas

  • Obsessive fear of selling eggs because of salmonella Date: 8-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am from Ethiopia. I suffer from extreme OCD. My big problem now is that I want to start a bussiness, wich is selling chicken eggs, and, as we know, eggs transmit salmonella disease to people. So I fear that if you sell eggs, then you transmit the disease and people might die due to this, and then you will be responsible on the Day.. More

  • Marketing hotels that sell alcohol and pork and the like Date: 8-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question regarding affiliate marketing of hotels where they also sell haram things such as alcoholic beverages and pork. When a client comes to my website and clicks on the add to go to the hotel and book it, I get a commission of a certain percentag. The only thing that I wish to know is the following: if the hotel serves.. More

  • Selling goats for grand wedding feasts and to non-Muslims Date: 30-8-2016

    Assalaamu alaikum. A person is selling goats. In his area, the Muslims are not aware of the Sharia of marriage compelling the girl's family to provide a feast in marriage, and many are conducting a grand marriage. So can a goat seller provide goats for this kind of marriages? I heard that a person should pet a goat before slaughtering it for Eid Al-Adhha,.. More

  • Buying products from multi-level marketing network Date: 27-8-2016

    My question is about direct selling or multi-level marketing business. I saw many fatwas on your website that say that it is haram. However, I have some specific questions. So please do not give any question link. In our country, there is a company that uses a direct selling policy. Their product is very useful. So I want to buy their product. 1).. More

  • Brand name does not affect permissibility of using device Date: 11-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I bought a tea maker from a company called Satori, and I heard that this is a term from another religion, so is it okay to use it? .. More

  • Working for 'print on demand' workshop Date: 9-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like to know if this business model is halal or not. I work for a print on demand garment workshop, and we work with users who can design their own design (a logo on a t-shirt for example) and then sell them to their customers. When they make a sale, we print the custom clothes and send it to their clients. In return, the.. More

  • Making and selling bed phone holder Date: 22-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am planning to make a product called the zeno bed phone holder or something along those lines. If you search the phrase 'bed phone holder' on google, then there are plenty for sale already. However, the one I am planning to make is better and easier to use. It is a clear transparent shelf that you attach to the wall behind your.. More

  • Returning value of goods in invalid sale Date: 27-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. May Allaah be with you. I read in the book Risaalah of Al-Qayrawaani that anybody that conducted an invalid sale and then later the price of the goods changed has to pay the price that the goods had on the day on which he took possession of the goods and does not return the goods. Please explain this statement. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Membership in email marketing and advertising sites Date: 18-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaah wa barakaatuhu. There are sites that offer email marketing advertising and earnings. They are free to use and advertise and earn a commission. They also have memberships that are designed to give advertisers better advertising results, but they also give higher commission on sales (buyers that we bring to the site).. More

  • Selling buffalo pizzle for dog food Date: 17-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I sell buffalo pizzle for dog food. Is this haram or halal? Please give me a reply in the light of the Quran and the Sunnah. Regards. .. More

  • Job candidate giving up his right in return for compensation Date: 16-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am in the 1:2 selection list (my ranking is 5 out of 20) of a government job in which the candidates are selected through a competitive exam conducted by the governement. There are 10 vacant posts in which 20 candidates are shortlisted through competitive exam and 10 candidates are finalized in the counselling conducted by the authority.. More

  • Selling medical supplies to doctors who treat opposite sex Date: 11-5-2016

    I trade in medical and dental products like examination gloves. I sell these products to all doctors. Some of these doctors are women who treat men, and some are men who treat women. Am I sinful because I sell these things to them even though they may use them in a haram way? Please note that I live in a non-Muslim country. .. More

  • No harm in changing rupees to dollars for saving Date: 26-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have some savings in PKR and want to convert it into USD, also for saving. Please guide me and let me know whether it is halal or haram. What is the sharia ruling on this act? .. More

  • Money obtained from selling store that sells pork and alcohol Date: 6-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykom wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. My father, who is a Muslim, used to own 50% of a store that sold pork and alcohol, and his partner was also Muslim. He sold the business a while back but kept the property. His partner used to pay my father monthly rent. Now the property is up for sale and my dad is going to sell it. I now live with.. More

  • Selling poetry to music producers Date: 27-3-2016

    What does Islam say regarding selling poetry to music producers? .. More