970 fatwas

  • Wants to learn Qur'an and prayers Date: 14-4-2002

    I just became Muslim and I have a fiance in Jordan and because we are so many miles apart, he always wants to break up! I am faithful. I praise Allah, but do not know the prayers yet as I do not have the Qur'an. It's impossible to get one where I live as there are no Muslims here! I have never met Nasr personally but have seen him only on the Net through.. More

  • Islam, Christianity and Judaism Date: 10-4-2002

    What are the similarities and the differences between Islam, Christianity and Judaism? .. More

  • Ibn Arabi, the Sufi Date: 9-4-2002

    I have read three of Ibn Arabi 's books and I found them very interesting. I would like to know what is your opinion about Ibn Arabi 's mysticism... More

  • Implementing Islam in its entirety Date: 6-4-2002

    Is it Fard to have Islam implemented in its entirety? How is this achieved and what should we as Muslims do about it?.. More

  • Calling Muslim Girl to Sharee’ah Date: 10-3-2002

    My question is as follow. If a Muslim man who is following the Islamic Sharia is attracted by a girl of Muslim background (I mean she is not following the Sharia, but she believes in Allah and Islam, but she is clothing herself as non-Muslims, Mutabarijjah) His love should be in the first place for Allah (SWT) and Rasuel Allah Muhammad (Sallallahu Alaihi.. More

  • Attending Nakshbandi lectures on your site Date: 27-2-2002

    I read the article about the Nakshbandiah. I am a university student and the only Islamic lecture that is being held near my university is the Nakshbandi one. I have attended a few of them and I have realized that what you have mentioned in your article is right. However, my question is it better for me not to attend their lectures and instead study.. More

  • Answering Some Questions Asked by Christians Date: 5-2-2002

    I live in a country where the majority, in fact all of them are Christian. I am married to Christian lady and she is almost ready to convert to be Muslim. But there are some points I am not able to answer her based on religious and logical approaches:- What do we answer the Christian when they claim that Jesus is the son of God, that God sacrifice his.. More

  • Prophethood of Muhammad Date: 5-2-2002

    Was Muhammad the Prophet sent for all people or just for Arabs? .. More

  • Slavery and Islam Date: 28-1-2002

    I am doing research on slavery in Islam. Is there slavery in Islam? What is the Fatwa for owning a slave nowadays? .. More

  • Slavery and Islam Date: 27-1-2002

    Why did Islam not ban slavery? During the days of the holy Prophet, Muslims used to force the prisoners of war into slavery. They even dealt the female captives among themselves as war-booty. The Qur'an even gave permission to Muslim men (the owner of the captives)to have sex with them (See Surah An-Nisa). Why is this? Is such practice still valid? .. More

  • Prefers Male Companionship and Wants to Become Muslim Date: 26-1-2002

    Thanks a lot for your reply to my question, may God reward you for your good work. But you said to me that one of the ways out of what I am in is marriage. In my question I recall telling you that the female body makes me feel disgusted. So I really can't touch a woman plus that would be unfair for her too because there won't be any kind of physical.. More

  • Non-Muslim Man Loves Muslim Girl Date: 26-1-2002

    I am non-Muslim and in love with a Muslim girl who is my relative. Tell me what in Islam I must look into and give priority. .. More

  • Are the Ahmadiya Muslims? Date: 23-1-2002

    Are the Ahmadiya believers, i.e. seen by Islamic rules as Muslims or non-Muslims? They believe that Muhammad is not the last prophet. They also believe that Jesus will not return before judgement day because raised means to them raised body and soul, i.e. a natural death. They claim a man named Ahmad Mirza is both the Messiah and Imam Mahdi. How can.. More

  • Misconception of Islam Date: 20-1-2002

    The Christian God forgives His followers because of the sacrifice of the son. Why is it said of yours that he will not forgive even if you ask 70 times?.. More

  • Sufi Groups and Their Hierarchy Date: 16-1-2002

    I have questions about the Sufis, their groups and the hierarchy within their groups.1) Are these Sufi groups included in Islam - Dessoekya, Badawya, Rifaya, and Shadhelya?2) Is Sheikh Abdul Qadr the supreme authority (Qutub)?3) How many Sufis have this high rank - one or up to four?4) If there are four, who is the leader? .. More