117 fatwas

  • Why Muslims rejoiced for victory of Romans over Persians Date: 20-12-2016

    Why did the Muslims rejoice at the Christians' victory in Soorah Ar-Rum? And did Allaah say that he helped the Christians? .. More

  • First revealed verses of Quran Date: 14-12-2016

    Yahya reported, “I asked Abu Salama what was revealed first from the Quran. He said, ‘O the shrouded one.’” (Muslim) Does this narration not contradict the fact that the verses of Surah Al-‘Alaq were the first ones to be revealed (and not the above-mentioned verse of Surah Muddaththir)? .. More

  • Hadeeth about healing effect of Soorah Ash-Sharh Date: 4-12-2016

    Is there any weak or fabricated hadith to suggest that Soorah Alam Nashra has any healing effect? .. More

  • Division of Quran into parts Date: 21-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Can you please help me understand the idea behind the starting verses of certain parts of the Quran being different in the old prints and the new ones being published. For example, the starting verse of part 23 is verse number 28 now. If I look up an old Quran, the starting verse is 22. Thank you .. More

  • When to recite end of soorah Al-Baqarah and soorah Al-Mulk Date: 12-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Regarding the virtues of the last few verses of Surat Al-Baqarah and Surat Al-Mulk at night, does this start at the time of Maghrib or only after the Isha? .. More

  • Soorah Luqmaan revealed before Soorah Al-Kahf Date: 27-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want which of the following Surahs was revealed first: Surah Al-Kahf or Surah Luqmaan? .. More

  • Command not to despair of mercy of Allaah addresses all Muslims Date: 18-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. It was related in Sahih Al-Bukhari that Ibn Abbaasstated that the verse, {O my slaves who have transgressed against their souls, despair not of the mercy of Allaah, for Allaah forgives all sins} was revealed because of the pagans at the time. So in his opinion, this verse does not apply to the Muslims, is this true? What is your evidence.. More

  • The hadeeth 'I wanted one thing, but Allaah has willed another ...' is mursal Date: 11-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear scholars. My question is in regards to the following Quranic verse: {Men shall take full care of women with the bounties which God has bestowed more abundantly on the former than on the latter, and with what they may spend out of their possessions. And the right­eous women are the truly devout ones, who guard the intimacy which.. More

  • Changes in Arabic dialects do not affect Quran recitation Date: 27-4-2016

    We know that dialects of languages change with the passage of time. Does the dialect of the Quran also change if the spoken Arabic in dialects changes nowadays? .. More

  • Criticism of Hafs as a weak reporter of hadeeth Date: 17-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it true that Hafs ibn Sulaymaan, the reciter, was considered a weak reporter of Hadith? Some of the criticism that I read in Tahdheeb al-Kamaal seems to be attacking the trustworthiness of Hafs. If it is correct that he was considered a liar, then how then can we trust him in narrating the Quran as he could have lied in it as well?.. More

  • The Quran was in the Preserved Tablet before creation of Earth Date: 19-1-2016

    Is it true that Surah Taha and Surah Yaseen were made before the creation of Earth? .. More

  • Wisdom behind the Quran being revealed in stages Date: 21-7-2015

    I have a question that why quran revelead in stages? .. More

  • Ahaadeeth about the virtue of reading Soorah Al-Kahf Date: 20-4-2015

    Assalaamualaikum wa Ragmatullahi wa Barakaatuh,Please authenticate the following for me regarding Surah Kahf (18):'And as narrated by Sayyidna Abu Sa'id, the Holy Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, “Whoever recites Surah al-Kahf in full on the day of Jumu'ah will have light for him until the next Jumu'ah.” [Hakim and Baihaqi in al-Da'awat.. More

  • Why the Prophet delayed response when idolaters requested he worship their gods Date: 26-10-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I am confused about something I heard. I heard that once some polytheists came to the Messenger of Allah, salla Allahu 3laihi wa salam, and said that they would worship Allah alone for one year if he would worship their gods for one year. I heard that the Messenger of Allah, salla Allahu 3laihi wa salam, told them to wait and see.. More

  • Issues related to the Preserved Tablet and modes of recitation Date: 11-10-2014

    Bismillah, Assalaamu ‘Alaykum, Jazakallah khayr for the response to my question (Fatwa No : 259588), however there are some parts unanswered because I was not clear in the way I asked the question, I apologise. My question is the relationship between the Mushaf, Ahruf/Qira’ah and the Lawh al-Mahfuz. According to the belief of Ahl as-Sunnah, the.. More