1021 fatwas

  • 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

  • Meaning of Neither Drowsiness Overtakes Him nor Sleep Date: 18-2-2018

    Asalamo AlaikumIn Ayat ul kursi it says slumber does not overtake him.There is a hadith in which it says that "“A woman from the tribe of Bani Asad was sitting with me, and the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam, came to my house and said, ‘Who is this?’ I said, ‘She is so-and-so; she does not sleep at night because she.. More

  • Different Recitations Imply Different Meanings Date: 15-2-2018

    Assalamu Alaikum,Dear Sheikh,There is a group which says that Quran variants is with respect to pronounciation only and not related to variations in wordings.They say Imam Warsh is unreliable according to the science of hadith. If he is unreliable for hadith how can he reliable for Quran. Kindly clarify.Jazakallah .. More

  • Methods of Interpreting and Memorizing the Qur'an Date: 23-1-2018

    السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاتهThey say there is no order in the topics in the Quran and they find it difficult. .. More

  • No Contradiction at All between the Two Verses Date: 14-1-2018

    Assalam alikum there sounds like there is a contradiction between 7:54 and 36:40 in 7:54 it says night overtakes day but 36:40 says night can't overtake day .. More

  • Difference between 'rafath' and 'baashiroohunna' in verse 2:187 Date: 3-1-2018

    In Surat Al-Baqarah, two different words are used for sexual relations; one is rafath, and the other is baashiroohunna. Why were two different words used for the same act in the same verse? Or do they have different meanings, like one reffering to foreplay and the other to the actual act? .. More

  • Reciting Quran with Hafs except few words Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I follow the Hafs mode of recitation. However, if I use the Warsh mode to recite only a few words (i.e. reciting شأن as شان, reciting الذئب as الذيب, reciting البأس as الباس), is that allowed? Is my prayer valid if I recite like that during it? .. More

  • Were firstborns of Egyptians killed on night of Exodus? Date: 3-1-2018

    According to Islam, did God slay the firstborn children of the Egyptiansduring the plague of Egypt? I know that Jewish/Christian sources say this, but is this true according to Islam? .. More

  • Whether verses [55:56] and [56:35] refer to houris or women of this world Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering whether verse 55:56 talks about the houris or the female believers of this world, and the same with 56:35. Also, why does verse 55:56 say 'feehinna' instead of 'feehima'? .. More

  • The ‘early’ and ‘late’ people mentioned in Surah Al-Waaqi‘ah Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering; in chapter 56 of the Quran, it talks about the foremost and right hand, and my question is about the foremost; it says that there are more in the early generation than in the late, so does that mean that there will not be more than one hundred thousand people in that category because that was the population back.. More

  • Interpretation of verse [33:23] Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Verse 33:23 makes it sound like we, the Muslims, should wish to die, as if we want death. .. More

  • Hadiths about reciting Surat Al-Kaafiroon Date: 3-1-2018

    Kindly confirm if the following is true regarding Surat Al-Kafiroon: 1. Prophet Muhammad, sallallahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,recited this surah together with Surat Al-Ikhlaas, An-Naas, and Al-Falaq when he was bit by a scorpion. 2. Allah, the Exalted, will make someone happy and rich if they read these five surahs: the above mentioned together.. More

  • Dialect of Quraysh best of Arab dialects Date: 3-1-2018

    Was the dialect of Quraysh or of the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam,the best and most beautiful Arabic dialect at that time? And did the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam,have the noblest lineage of all people? I read in one of your answers that the Quran is not in the dialect of Quraysh. However, to me, it really matches the wording of how.. More

  • Chronological order of creating the heavens and the earth Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. There is something which I have been trying really hard to understand for years now; it is regarding the order of creation. I have seen the fatwas here say that the Earth was created, then the seven Heavens, and then the Earth was spread and everything within the Earth was created, including the mountains... More