Fatwa Of The Week

55 fatwas

  • Request for Water or Food Is Not Blameworthy Begging Date: 23-9-2020

    Assalaamu AlaikumI am 16 and have seen the fatwa on begging. Is asking someone for something or requesting something such as asking your mother for water or drink or if you can eat some of the food or asking your sister if you can eat some of her chips and your uncle for a charger or requesting that your sister buy you something begging? .. More

  • A Girl and Her Brother Praying in the Same Row Behind an Imaam Date: 23-9-2020

    AssalamualaikumIs it accepted to pray salah in congregation alongside younger brother who probably didn't reach puberty yet or should i pray next to him while leaving a gap between our bodies and with prayer mats next to each other? .. More

  • Mother Gifted Her House to Widowed Daughter in-Law Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalamoalakum, with all due respect I have a question regarding the property of my mother. My brother died due to cancer a few years ago. My mother was having a house and after few days of death ho gifted that house to my brother wife. Is it according to Quran and Sunnah. We are 3 daughters of her however she didn't even discuss with us . We came to.. More

  • Offering Sacrifice Is Not Conditional on Performing the Rituals of Hajj Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalamu alaikum wa rahamathullahi wa barakathahu. We follow Hanafi fiqh. I understand that due to corona pandemic Hajj has been cancelled this year except for the locals. I would like to know whether we may offer animal sacrifice this year also as was done during the yester years. Allah Hafiz .. More

  • Naming A Baby Girl Zukhruf Fatimah Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalaam o Alaikum. Can we give our baby girl the name "Zukhruf" like in 'Surah Al-Zukhru'? The Arabic word has different meanings, and I heard that it also means "(Pure Gold, A thing of real and unalterable value, Richest, Wealth, Decoration)". If yes, then can you please tell me all its possible meanings? May Allaah reward you.I'm waiting for your.. More

  • Repentance from Disbelief Date: 22-9-2020

    Aslamu alykum,I am Rizwan from India , my question is how to repent from kufr what are Arabic Duas and prayers for its repentance? .. More

  • Not Disbelief to Love or Admire the Character of a Disbeliever Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalamu alaikumIf there is a non muslim who is generally friendly and polite to muslims but on one occasion he made fun of Islam, if you have like a little liking for him still because he still respects you mostly, is this kufr or not?Jazak Allah khair .. More

  • Giving Voluntary Charity in Addition to Obligatory Zakaah Date: 22-9-2020

    When giving charity, should one give without fearing poverty i.e. should they give excessively, or should it be more moderate and taking into account how much you may need in the future etc? .. More

  • Inauthentic Ahaadeeth about the End of Time Date: 22-9-2020

    Can you mention the hadiths that are dhaif or maudhu about the end of time, because I am confused about which one is strong and which is dhaif or maudhu? .. More

  • Woman Staying Alone in Same House with Brother-in-Law Who Is 15 Years Old Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah Sheikh. I have a question on the staying in same house with a brother in law who is 15 years old same small house, are there any exceptions for his stay? Thank you .. More

  • Took a Riba-Based Loan and Is Unable to Repay Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalaamu Alaykum,I used to live in Uk. My visa expired and i had to leave the country . while coming back i took out a loan of £20k from UK bank to do some business back home . I always intended to payback the bank once i have the business established.My partner cheated on me and stole all of the money and ran abroad. Now i am broke and i fear if.. More

  • Not Forbidden to Apply Body Creams or Oils for Men As Long As They Are Not Specific to Women Date: 22-9-2020

    I have read a fatwa with regard to permissibility for men to use things that improve skin and mositurizing it on Fatwa 360625. However, on Fatwa 22657, it seems to be stated that it is more prudent to avoid creams like whitening cream as to soften or whiten the skin. So I am a little bit nervous if it leads to imitation of women if I am using serums.. More

  • Buying and Saving Gold Coins Is Not Forbidden If Zakaah Is Paid on Them Date: 22-9-2020

    Assal?m alaykum warahmatullahi wabarak?tuh Beloved Shaykh I'd like to be adviced about investing in gold coins is it permissible to buy the coins and hedge them against the currency when the price goes up then i sell them to the coin shops ?My second question about this type of investment can you please clarify for me does this fall under hoarding or.. More

  • People Whom the Message of Islam Has Not Reached Date: 22-9-2020

    Assalamualaikum, I’ve been asked by a non muslim the following question; why do such people exist that don’t even know about Islam, Allah and Muhammad (SAW). He’s basically asking why Allah doesn’t inform everyone about Islam because there’s some people that live in isolated areas that have never heard about Islam. I understand that Allah.. More

  • Ranks of People of Knowledge Who Can Make Ijtihaad Date: 22-9-2020

    3) A: How many types of people in islam in terms of knowledge. I know only 2 type. Lay man and scholar. [As far as I know, scholar can do ijhtihad/qiyas. And the lay man have to follow the scholar].Is there a third type (for example of student of knowledge)? If yes, can they make ijhtihad? .. More