1019 fatwas

  • Putting the Mus'haf on One’s Lap or Thighs Date: 21-11-2018

    السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاتهPlease can you state the guidelines on what constitutes respecting and disrespecting the Qur'an?e.g. the people don't let me keep the mushaf on my lap (i.e. my thighs) when i am sitting and reading Qur'an. What is wrong with that? .. More

  • A Person in Janaabah Reciting the Quran by His Heart Date: 15-11-2018

    Is it allowed to recite the Quran in a state of major impurity (Janaabah ) without touching the Quran i.e . reading it from a moblie phone or from memory? .. More

  • Is It Possible for the Sunnah to Abrogate a Verse of the Quran? Date: 14-11-2018

    As salaamu alaikum. I almost forgot to ask this question: I’ve had an argument with a friend and she said that the ayahs of the Qur’an cannot be abrogated by the Sunna of our Prophet (saws). I said that nikah mut’ah was forbidden by the Prophet (saws) in the Sunna and not in the Qur’an (i.e. there is no ayah in the Quran that says it is not.. More

  • Clarification about Verses 6 and 7 of Chapter Al-Faatihah Date: 11-11-2018

    As-salamu alaikum wa raḥmatullāhi wa barakatuhA Christian who is interested in Islam asked me once why do we curse Jews and Christians in sura 1:6-7. What should I answer? .. More

  • The Precise and Unspecific Verses Date: 4-10-2018

    assalam alikum in verse 3:7 when it says clear verses does that mean the clear verses cant have a different interpretation like for example scholors have a different interpretation for 33:59 some say this verse means niqab and some say it only means hijab so does this verse belong to the clear verses or ambigoty verse the non clear verses etc .. More

  • Collecting the Quran into One Mus-haf Date: 1-10-2018

    Assalam Alaikum,I write to you regards the early history of the Quran more specifically the era when Abu Bakr (RA) determined the Quran be complied in a book. It has come to my attention that not all the verses which were revealed and were not abrogated were actually complied in the book due to numerous reasons which I shall explain below. I would appreciate.. More

  • Forgetting the Quran out of Negligence is a Sin Date: 8-9-2018

    I memorised some Surahs and a few scattered sentences from the Quran but forgot them due to negligence. Recently I found that some scholars, like Ibn Taymiyyah and Abu Al-'Aaliyah consider this a grave major sin or a minor sin. I know that some modern scholars say the hadiths a weak but still it could be a sin. my question is: am I OBLIGED to re-memorise.. More

  • Unable to Correctly Recite The Quran Date: 8-8-2018

    Assalamualaikum i am from india and dont know peoper tajweed ...i didnt take tajweed classes,didnt search for a tajweed teacher ,i stay in hostel and its difficult to get a tajweed teacher i am planning to learn it after 6 months as my studies will be over in shaa Allah but my question is are my prayers valid till then ? As i may make mistakes in surah.. More

  • Touching the Quran while in the State of Ritual Impurity Date: 11-7-2018

    As salamu alaikum,My friend picked me up one day and I noticed that in her car was the Quran in the backseat. I did not have wudu so I didn't touch it to move it someheree else so I just left it there. It was in place the entire time until my friend did a sharp turn. The Qu'ran than fell onto the ground. I immediately turned towards the back seat and.. More

  • Linguistic Tafseer Of Quran In English Date: 10-4-2018

    I have 3 questions. I read tafsir ibn kathir which states a hadith which is "whoever explains the Quran with his opinion or with what he has no knowledge of, then let him assume his seat in the fire" Then how can i ponder over Quran. Is there any linguistic tafsir of quran in english. My family bought a receiver which has some paid channels like cricket.. More

  • Setting a Specific Time of the Year for Reciting the Quran: Innovation Date: 2-4-2018

    what are the implication fixing the date for the Quran reading or recitation in each and every year? .. More

  • Reciting the entire Quran vs repeating some chapters Date: 2-4-2018

    Assalamu Alaikkum Please give direct answer for my questions.I am a regular reciter of Quran finishing one Khatham per 8 days. My friend who also recites Quran but takes more days for one Khatham. He says he recites every day after Magrib prayer separately the Surahs “Thawba”, “Mulk” and “Vaqia”. Who is better in two of us? Is it better.. More

  • Verses 19 and 20 of Soorah Ar-Rahmaan Date: 1-4-2018

    Salam, could you translate the verse 19-20 from Surah Ar Rehman and respond what does mean by "marajal bahrain"? Does that mean a specific sea? .. More

  • Allah Prevents the Sky from Falling on the Earth Date: 27-3-2018

    By the name of Allah I had i questionthat why did Allah mentioned in surat alhajj verse 65 that( Do you not see that Allah has subdued to you all that is in the earth and the ships that sailthrough the sea by His command?He iswithholdingthe sky in away that itcannot falldown onthe earthwithout Hispermission;surely Allahis very kindandmerciful tomankind.)but.. More

  • The Story of Barsisa Date: 18-2-2018

    Assalamualaikum. I had heard many times the story of Barsisa. But I have some questions and confusions regarding the story. So I need a fiqhi analysis of the story, how can we apply the story to our day to day lives. Otherwise, there's no point in relating it! My questions are, 1) At first it says, the shaytan told barsisa, that he should take care.. More