118 fatwas

  • Reciting Surah al-Baqarah and Aal-‘Imraan every day alternately Date: 3-1-2018

    It is said that "Surats Al-Baqarah and Aal-‘Imraan come as flocks of birds and intercede for their people." So based on this, is it ok for me to recite Surat Al-Baqarah on one day and Surat Aal-‘Imraan on another day and repeat this process throughout my life. Can I read Surat Al-Baqarah to obtain blessings based on the saying, "Read Surat Al-Baqarah,.. More

  • Reason Surat Al-Kahf protects from Dajjaal Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Thank you for replying to me in a constant manner. May Allah reward you. I would like to know what the correlation is between reciting the last ten verses of Surat Al-Kahf and seeking refuge in Allah from the Dajjaal (the Antichrist). I read those verses, but there is no reference nor any mention of the Dajjal or his trial. So why.. More

  • Verses that temporarily blind enemy from seeing and harming a Muslim Date: 2-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. A friend of mine told me that her Shaykh knows Ruqyah (healing through Quranic recitation and supplication). Her Shaykh said that there is a surah or a verse (I cannot remember what she told me) that can make a person blind for a while (I cannot remember how long the duration is that she told me) if they say it a certain amount of.. More

  • Verse which Prophet would have concealed were he to do so Date: 12-12-2017

    What is the verse regarding which ‘Aa’ishah, may allah be pleased with her, said, "If Prophet Mohammed, sallallhu ‘alayhi wa sallam, would have hidden something from the Quran, he would have hidden that verse"? And what was the reason for the revelation of that verse? .. More

  • Whether story about reasons of revelation of Soorah Al-Kahf is true Date: 13-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Is the story of Quarysh consulting the Madinan Jews about Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, true?The jews gave them three questions. And in response, Allah sent down Surat Al-Kahf. Is that true? .. More

  • Reliability of Al-Waahidi's Asbaab An-Nuzool Date: 25-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. My question is about the book Asbaab An-Nuzool witten by ‘Ali ibn Ahmad Al-Waahidi. Is it a reliable book, and can we study and share knowledge from that book? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Letter yaa' at end of word in Quran may be dotted or undotted Date: 24-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. My question is in regards to particular words in the Quran. For example, in Surah Al-Baqarah, verse 26, in the word يستحى, the letter ى is without dots. I was told that this is due to the particular font, but what confuses me is: how were certain words chosen? In other words, why were not all the dots under the letter removed?.. More

  • Authenticity of ahaadeeth about merit of Soorah Al-Waaqi‘ah Date: 21-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I have a query about the virtues of Surah Al-Waaqi‘ah. I know that there are three hadiths about its virtue, and I used to know that all three are weak. For instance, 1) When Ibn Mas‘ood, may Allaah be pleased with him, was sick and he heard the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • Hadeeth on virtue of Aayat Al-Kursi Date: 12-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. It was narrated from Abu Hurairah, may Allaah be pleased with him, that the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,said, “In Soorat Al-Baqarah, there is a verse which is the best of all the verses of the Quran. It is never recited in a house but that the devil leaves it: Aayat.. More

  • Calling Mus-haf ‘Quran Shareef’ Date: 27-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it allowed to call the Mushaf (physical copy of the Quran) 'Quran Shareef'? I read somewhere that it is not allowed to say this and that we should say 'Quran Kareem' or 'Quran Majeed' and so on only. .. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth on Soorah Al-Baqarah Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. "The one who recites Surah Al-Baqarah and asks Allaah for anything with firmness of faith will be given what he asked for." I heard that this is a hadith; I want to know about its authenticity. May Allaah reward you, Shaykh. .. More

  • Reciting Soorah Al-Baqarah to expel the devil Date: 7-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I read your fatwa, No. 246460, praise be to Allaah, about Surah Al-Baqarah. I wish to know the following: in order to not have the devil near the house for three days or three nights, must Surah Al-Baqarah be recited in full? Or is reading part of it sufficient in order to obtain this benefit?.. More

  • Number of Soorahs revealed in Makkah and in Madeenah Date: 10-5-2017

    Please do not cite any other fatwa. May Allaah reward you for your time to resolve our matters. How many Surah(s) were revealed in Mecca and how many in Madina? Kindly do not forget to mention their names in the array. .. More

  • Books about biographies of Quran reciters Date: 3-5-2017

    I have read in books about the sciences of the Quran that the first condition for acceptance of a Qira'ah(method of narration) of the Quran as authentic is for it to be narrated in Mutawaatir (conveyed by narrators so numerous that it is not conceivable that they have agreed upon an untruth thus being accepted as unquestionable in its veracity) form... More

  • Weak hadeeth about virtue of last two verses of Soorah At-Tawbah Date: 30-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Your last answer to my question for a detailed explanation of a weak hadith regarding Surah Al-Waaqi‘ah helped me a lot, as well as others. May Allaah reward you. I have another query: Is there any virtue regarding the last two verses of Surah At-Tawbah? In addition, some also say that if.. More