953 fatwas

  • Wearing human hair wig and wiping over it during Wudhoo‘ Date: 1-5-2017

    I have been wearing wigs of natural, not artificial, hair for five years because my original hair entirely fell out. These wigs have temporary adhesives and they can be changed from time to time. People used to see me in this way and know that it is not my original hair. What is the Sharee'ah ruling on wearing such hair, wipe over it in wudhoo’ (ablution),.. More

  • Woman going out with clothes washed with fragrant washing powder Date: 1-5-2017

    As you know, fragrance-free washing powder is rarely found on the market today. My question is: What is the Islamic ruling if a woman goes out of her home while wearing clothes washed with fragrant washing powder, noting that those who pass beside her will smell the good smell of the clothes. Is such washing powder considered tempting to men; is a woman.. More

  • Man wearing colored underwear Date: 1-5-2017

    I have two questions: First: Is it permissible to wear colored underwear, I mean dark or simply not white? Second: My problem is that I wear my underwear today, for example, and then a day or two later I find a light yellowish spot in the front and a light brownish spot in the back of my underwear. I do my best to clean myself after relieving.. More

  • Man wearing gold-plated metal Date: 1-5-2017

    What is the Sharee'ah ruling on wearing a watch that is mostly made of metal but is gold-plated? It should be taken into consideration that the gold color could be removed by using water or by long-term use. .. More

  • Men wearing false gold Date: 1-5-2017

    What is the Sharee'ah ruling on wearing false gold jewelry (only the color of gold, but not the material) by men? .. More

  • Wearing wigs before non-mahram men Date: 1-5-2017

    I am a mother of two children; one is eight years old, and the other is two years old. I live in a country in Northern Europe. I have been wearing the hijab since last Ramadan. I have started working two months ago at a university (in the office of accounts). However, I feel strange, especially when I am in a meeting. I feel embarrassed because everyone.. More

  • Wisdom of forbidding men to wear rings on index and middle fingers Date: 1-5-2017

    Why did the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, forbid wearing a ring on the index and middle fingers? What is the wisdom behind this forbiddance? .. More

  • Woman goes out with child applying perfume Date: 1-5-2017

    What is the sharia ruling when a mother applies perfume to her child and then goes out with him? .. More

  • Ruling on woman wearing hair grip Date: 1-5-2017

    Is it permissible for a woman to wear a hair grip that does not show the size of the hair from behind the head cover? Is it permissible to wear a hair grip that shows the size of the hair before other women and mahram (permanently unmarriageable) men? In the later case, is it included in the Hadeeth in which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,.. More

  • Piercing different parts of body for beautification purposes Date: 1-5-2017

    My question is somehow embarrassing. Is it permissible for a wife to pierce different parts of her body, such as the underlap, navel, and tongue in order to attach earrings with her husband's permission? Please advise. Thanks for your efforts. May Allah help you work for the interest of the Ummah (Muslim community). .. More

  • Fixing artificial eyelashes is form of unlawful hair extension and constitutes changing Creation of Allah Date: 30-4-2017

    You have already mentioned in a fatwa that fixing artificial eyelashes is prohibited. What is the wisdom behind this prohibition? If I misunderstood the answer, could you please clearly correct me? .. More

  • Ruling on garments on which images are printed Date: 30-4-2017

    I am a merchant who imports clothes for women and children. These clothes contain images of celebrities. What is theSharee'ah ruling on my earnings? I have large quantities of this type of clothes. If trading in such clothes is unlawful, then what should I do with the clothes that I have? .. More

  • Ordering 'x' trainers Date: 26-4-2017

    Is there anything wrong with ordering shoes that are named 'x' trainers? Also, if a Muslim prays towards an idol, is that an act of disbelief? What about if he is praying in congregation and the person in front of him is wearing the brand Nike, or there are words of disbelief on that person's clothing, or photos, should he avoid praying behind that.. More

  • Cream containing stearic acid Date: 22-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Cosmetics like shaving cream or lotion contain stearic acid, which is a saturated fatty acid (most animal fats are saturated) with an 18-carbon chain with the IUPAC name octadecanoic acid. Is it halal to use that shaving cream on the skin given that all shaving creams contain stearic acid? Please.. More

  • Selling poultry fed with antibiotics Date: 16-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like to know whether my business is halal or not. I started a poultry business in my country. There is an issue of using antibiotics in chickens internationally due to antibiotic resistance in humans. We are trying to decrease the use of antibiotics by only using it when the birds need it. However, there is a small amount.. More