Fatwa Of The Week

38 fatwas

  • Wants to Save His Money in Insurance Company Date: 20-10-2019

    Asssalamu Alaikkum Just for saving purpose if I put money in Insurance company for a particular period of time is it acceptable? .. More

  • Reason for Obligatory and Optional Zakat Date: 20-10-2019

    What is the point of giving sadaqah when one can give zakaah instead? For example, if I see a poor or needy Muslim, then why shouldn't I always give him/her money with intention of zakaah instead of sadaqah? Why do people give sadaqah instead of zakaah? Because, if i am not mistaken, we get closer to Allaah and get more reward by performing the obligatory.. More

  • The Spread of Riba Is a Sign of the Hour Date: 20-10-2019

    Assalam aalekum sheikh I see that many people buy house on loan and they ask others to do .sheikh it is sign of end times .they buy house on loan and feel that they have achieved very great thing.how to prevent our self with the love of this world and prevent our thing from such things .. More

  • Mentioning Allah Whilst Eating and Using Miswaak Date: 20-10-2019

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Can a person do istighfar and other dhikr whilst eating and whilst using miswak? جزاك اللهُ خيرًا .. More

  • They Committed Zina and Married before Repentance Date: 20-10-2019

    May Allah forgive me and my wife to what we have done. Before getting married me and my wife had committed Zina. We are not aware that before getting married we have to repent first. I only came to know when I read a FATWA related to our situation. We have 3 children now and know I am so worried because according to the FATWA I read our marriage is.. More

  • Intention to Remove Socks Does Not Invalidate Tayammum Date: 20-10-2019

    As-Salaam Alaykum. If I make wudhu, put on my socks and later break my wudhu, then I intend to take off the socks but keep them on, can I still wipe over the socks. In other words, does the mere intention of removing the socks disqualify one from wiping over the socks? Jazakallah Khayran .. More

  • Draw Lots to Change Major Date: 20-10-2019

    Assalamualikum, I have a question regarding a policy in my college. As a a college student I would like to switch my major. In order to do so I have to take certain courses. After taking these courses I am then put in a lottery in which students are randomly select.ed to be able to switch majors. I would like to know if this lottery is considered gambling.. More

  • Exalting the Mention of the Prophet Whenever he is Mentioned Date: 20-10-2019

    We must do shalawat when rasulullah is mentioned or referred by other people, but how if it is us/myself who mention or refer it, do i have to do shalawat every time i mention/refer him?. .. More

  • Bankrupt and Wants to Borrow a Riba-Based Loan Date: 20-10-2019

    Assalamualaikum syekh. I was bankrupt and could not pay off my debt to the bank. I don't have anything to sell to pay off my debt. Which is better, whether to borrow from another bank with a lower interest rate or leave my debt until I can pay it off? Thank you. .. More

  • Offering The Funeral Prayer After Burial Date: 20-10-2019

    Assalaamu 'alay kum, We know it is allowed for someone who missed the janaazah prayer to go to the cemetery and offer it, even though the deceased has already been prayed over, like the Messenger of Allah (may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) did for the lady who used to clean the masjid. Is there a time limit for this? For example, if.. More

  • The People of The Right Date: 16-10-2019

    Ibn Katheer says in his tafsir for 56:11 that As-Suddi said that the people of the right hand comprise the majority of the people of Paradise. I am wondering what is the evidence for that? If it is true, does it mean that most Muslims will not go to Hell? Also, is there any evidence for what portion of Muslims will be punished at all, or in the grave? .. More

  • Drowsiness During the Friday Khutbah Date: 16-10-2019

    اسلام عل??م During the Jumuah khutbah,I felt little drowsy and sleepy.there were around 10 minutes left for the prayer and I was in the first row and I thought that if I go back to washroomحمام to make wudhu,I would miss the prayer because the masjid was full. then the Muazzin gave akamah and I pray in the first row without making wudhu.then.. More

  • Accidental Mistakes Are Predestined by Allah But Pardonable Date: 16-10-2019

    Asalamu alaikom I was asking myself if I accidently do something like I was using my phone and I accidently clicked on a video or something or I was on the bus and touched a stranger's hand by mistake... Are these things all the qader of Allah or are these Just mistakes from me ? .. More

  • Must Delete Chat and Video History on YouTube Date: 16-10-2019

    Does bad histories like chat history or video history in youtube has to be delete.d?. I mean example is like i ever have online chats that contain sin or even kufr, and of course the chat history is still there that i can look at it again. Or maybe i ever watch sinful video on youtube, and the history is there that i ever watched it. .. More

  • Wife Uncovers Her Hair at Work and Refuses to Quit Date: 9-10-2019

    I have been married for about 2 years. Before marriage, I was not aware of the rules of Islam. My wife served as a nursing officer (from before marriage) in the Armed Forces Hospital. There they have specific uniform - such as shirts, pants and shoes, and there is no scope to cover head with cloths. I asked her to leave this job and to do a job where.. More