953 fatwas

  • Forbidden Images on Clothes Date: 19-3-2018

    Asslamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakaatuhIs there consencus that it is haram to wear clothes with images?Because I see many people doing it and also rickshaws have pictures of human/bird etc painted on them. i understand that printing pictures is an issue of dispute but what about painting?Because I read your fatwa that one cannot enjoin good in ijtehadi.. More

  • Can Men Wear Bracelets? Date: 6-3-2018

    Assalamualikum wa rahmatullahi wabarakaatuhI see many men wearing metal or plastic or rubber rings on their hands/wrist/arm. In my country women do not wear rubber rings on their arms.What is the ruling on this?? .. More

  • Wearing Good Clothes is not Minor Shirk Date: 15-2-2018

    Is dressing good to impress people an act of minor shirk? Question 2:What is meant by doing good deeds for the dunya? And how is it a form of shirk? Some ahadith mention the wordly benefits of doing good deeds. Question 3:Is praying the hanafi way the wrong way? There are ahadith about it. Question 4:What is the ruling on choosing a less authentic hadith.. More

  • Butter Made from Cows’ Rennet Date: 6-2-2018

    i started seeing in the internet that some butter may be haram in europe . do i have to search and call the company even though i don't know which butter is haram and i don't know language ? .. More

  • Beautifying Oneself When Going Out Date: 16-1-2018

    Asaalamo aleikoum scholar. If a person amuses himself when he he is going to a place where people will se him more than when he goes to pray to the mosque or when he prays to Allah a nafil praye in home has he commited shirk? As amusing onself when prayer is an act of worship. For example when going outside he wears his best thobe and he uses perfurme.. More

  • Eating half-chicken half-vegan pizza in the West Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Someone got me a half-chicken/half-vegan pizza, which was kind, but is having chicken only on half a side while the other side does not have chicken halal? I did not eat the pizza as I think that it is haram, but I am unsure of it. .. More

  • Whether henna blocks water from reaching skin Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am referring to the question I sent in earlier; question No. 2683980. I asked about henna and the validatity of ablution and Ghusl (ritual bath). You referred to some other similair questions and answers. Now I am not sure whether I got the exact answers to my questions. So, if a henna product coats the hairline but does not get.. More

  • Wearing rubber wristbands Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Shaykh, I would like to know if it is haram to wear a round-shaped wristband made of rubber like those worn nowadays by the male youth in support of their favourite football clubs and such? Does this pertain to imitating woman or the disbelievers? Women usually wear bangles. I am confused. Please take.. More

  • Male giving his jacket to female colleague to wear Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was on the bus home from school and a friend of mine who is a girl was cold and kept asking me to give her my jacket, which I did. The jacket was not anything manly; it was just a simple gray jacket. .. More

  • Wearing garment that has ‘Yahya’ or Hijri date written on it Date: 2-1-2018

    Is it permissible to wear clothing for the lower body [from navel to feet] bearing the name Yahya or a Hijri date or the like? .. More

  • Eating food containing animal fat of unknown origin Date: 31-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. 1. I would like to know if there is a tolerable/permitted quantity or percentage of haram meat or meat extracts in food. There is a tolerance of alcohol up to a "rate of 5 in ten thousand" according to http://www.irfi.org, so does this go for meat too? 2. If the packaging used for a halal food product contains extracts of animal.. More

  • Wearing clothes bearing Illuminati ‘Okay’ sign Date: 31-12-2017

    I have a jacket which has the "okay" sign on it. This sign is used by the Illuminati for the number "666". So some people could think that the company who has made this jacket is from the Illuminati, but no one would resemble the one who is wearing this to the Illuminati or to the disbelievers. What is the ruling on wearing such jacket? If it is forbidden,.. More

  • Killing lizards and crows for reward Date: 28-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, my dear respected Shaykh. I had a question about which animals one is rewarded to kill. I know that the killing salamander is rewarded, but does that include the lizard too? I read that one scholar said that killing the lizard is rewarded, but then I read one of your fatwas that said that it is okay to keep a lizard as a pet. I also.. More

  • Wearing qamees is a recommended Sunnah Date: 26-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Was the clothing of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, Sunnah or just a customary practise of the Arabs? I watched a video of Dr. Yasr Qadhi in which he says that the Sunnah, when it comes to dressing, is to accommodate the culture of your people as much as possible, as long as the Shariah allows you to do so. Link:.. More

  • Full body waxing for men and women Date: 11-12-2017

    Is one allowed to full-body wax themselves, whether male or female? .. More