953 fatwas

  • Mincing meat before washing it to remove blood Date: 30-3-2000

    In the country that I live in some people are used to taking the meat without extra washing and put it in to the machine for mincing. Does the blood that may be mixed with meat (which can be washed) make it Haram? Thank you .. More

  • Separating connected brows over nose Date: 4-3-2000

    My daughter has connected brows over her nose. Is she allowed to separate them? .. More

  • Alcohol in Pizza Date: 26-2-2000

    There are some food (like pizza) where we can find 0.5 % of alcohol, is it forbidden to eat it ? .. More

  • Cheese from calf rennet Date: 11-2-2000

    Is it HARAM to have CHEESE made from CALF RENNET?.. More

  • Eating Food Prepared and Served by Non-Muslims in US Date: 2-2-2000

    I live with a non-Muslim. Is it permissible for me to eat what he cooks knowing that he only cooks Halaal (lawful) meat. There is unlawful meat like pork? .. More

  • Eating Food in England Date: 31-1-2000

    Is it allowed to eat food in England? .. More

  • Eating in Fast Food Restaurants in US Date: 23-1-2000

    There were a couple of times I ate something and after a couple of bites, I remembered to check for gelatin and there was a couple of times I found that there was gelatin in it. I said -alstagfurallah-, and I was wondering if I had to do anything else as a -kaffarah- or anything like that. Is it ok to eat from fast food restaurants in the U.S? Mostly,.. More

  • Removing hair from chin of older women Date: 20-1-2000

    Sometimes females, when getting older, grow hair on or under the chin, 4 or 5 strands or so. Is it wrong to pluck this hair?.. More

  • Alcohol in perfume Date: 20-1-2000

    I AM IN PERFUME/ATTAR BUSINESS. I WANT TO START A NEW BUSINESS MAKING SPRAY PERFUMES BY USING ETHYL ALCOHOL OR METHYL ALCOHOL. PLEASE CLARIFY WHETHER ISLAM PERMITS THIS BUSINESS... More

  • Sea creatures being Halal Date: 17-1-2000

    I know that fish is Halal for Muslims. Please tell me if shrimp, clams, crab meat and sea foods are also Halal. Let me know specifically which is Halal and which is Haram... More

  • Meat slaughtered in Europe and America Date: 29-12-1999

    I would like to ask about the new fatwa of Halal meat (chicken and/or beef) that all meat chicken or beef slaughtered in Europe/ America is not Halal. This matter is important, and needs to be sorted out once and for all, since we last year heard Sh. Qaradawi say, that if electric shock does not kill the animal then it is used as an anesthetic to.. More

  • Women wearing kohl out of the home Date: 16-11-1999

    Can kohl be worn out of the home by a woman? .. More

  • Food Additives in Halal Foods Date: 10-11-1999

    How do you check the halal food among the commodities coming from different countries? Can you also name the so-called additives that are haram but are added to the foodstuffs that every Muslim must be careful of and avoid. .. More

  • Eating Meat of Doubtful Slaughtering Date: 9-11-1999

    Can we eat meat in this country even if we don't know if its halal? .. More

  • Musk in Islam Date: 8-11-1999

    Is musk allowed in Islam?.. More