338 fatwas

  • Writing the Name of Allaah on mugs Date: 14-12-2014

    What is the ruling of writing the name of Allaah and other Islamic quotings on Mugs, Cups etc??? .. More

  • Waiting until the end of a chapter or verse to switch off the Quran Date: 13-10-2014

    Asala-muailykum May Allah bless you all for the wonderful website. I have a question please - when I listen to nazisms or qaseeda's or any Quraan recital on a CD. Am I allowed to put off the track during the nazisms or qaseeda's or any Quraan recital? or do I have to listen to the full track? e.g. if its a recital of a surah, and I switch off the CD.. More

  • Pronouncing the name of Allaah with a soft/thin Laam in the Athaan Date: 26-9-2014

    Assalamualaikum va rahmathullahi va barakaathuhu. Many of our Urudu speaking brothers pronounce "Allah" as though in 'Bismillah'. When they do the Azan or stand as Imam for prayers, we can make out the big difference in pronounciation. I spoke to one of my such friend and I was told that it is OK. I would like to know the ruling on that. .. More

  • Placing Arabic books on the ground Date: 25-9-2014

    Can one put an Arabic book on the floor eg Arabic dictionary, or any books (with the exception of the Qur'an)? And if the books have the name of Allah in it? Jzk .. More

  • The reward for reciting the Quran is in proportion with the hardship involved Date: 24-8-2014

    Asalamu 3laykom, id like to ask about reading surat al kahf every friday.. Im not very good at arabic, im a very slow reader and even the english translation confuses me, and so every time i read i get very tired and less motivated at aya 15-30. I usually take breaks but never go back to reading out of lack of motivation. Would it be permissible to.. More

  • Forgetting what one memorizes from the Quran Date: 11-7-2014

    Asalam o Alaikum!!! I learned a Quranic verse but forget it a little. And recited that whole day. At night I saw that there were mistakes in it. Then I learned it completely. Was I sinful for forgetting it and reciting some of its words wrong? .. More

  • Reciting the Quran without knowning its meaning is less serious than reciting it in an incorrect manner Date: 6-7-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, Some people were recently arguing about which is a more serious problem: people reciting Qur'an with the wrong pronunciation and not learning to correct it, or people reciting it without having any idea what it means and not trying to learn about the meanings? Both these problems are present in some communities and obviously they.. More

  • Reciting the Quran from beginning to end then resuming from the beginning Date: 8-3-2014

    Assalaamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. Please provide me with the hadith that states that when one completes reciting The Quran, that one should start reciting The Quran from the beginning again. Jazakallahu khayran. Thank you. .. More

  • Name of Allaah kept in wallet in back pocket of pants Date: 6-3-2014

    My name is Abdullah, when it is written in urdu, the name Allah is also written. I have my CNIC in urdu which I put in my wallet, and my wallet used to be whole time in my back pocket of my pant. I just want to know, isn't this disrespect to Allah's name ? I have become delusional. help me .. More

  • Finding difficulty in memorizing some Soorahs of the Quran Date: 18-2-2014

    Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, I had a question regarding surahs. I happen to dislike a surah (for example, I try to run away from memorizing it or reading it) and then there are other surahs that I love. Is it because that surah is hard or is it because I have been afflicted with a disease in the heart? I'm scared because I don't know.. More

  • Making up for Sujood At-Tilaawah Date: 10-2-2014

    ASSALAMUALAIKUM WA RAHMATULLAHI WA BARKATAHU RESPECTED SIR, 1.I READ QURAN EVERY DAY IN MY OFFICE WHILE READING I CAME ACROSS THE VERSES OF SAJDA(PROSTRATE).I DONT HAVE ANY PLACE TO PROSTRATE I DECIDE TO PROSTRATE AFTER THE PRAYER BUT I FORGET THAT NOW I DONT KNOW HOW MANY PROSTRATE I HAVE TO DO THIS HAPPEN FROM THREE MONTHS I HAVE COMPLETED TWO QURANS... More

  • Finding papers with Name of Allaah in the street Date: 9-2-2014

    salam alaykum.please sheikh,it is not uncommon to find some newspapers and products which on it the manufacturer write their address and this addres may contain a holy name such as Allah's name or prophet.after consumption they are disposed everywhere such as the street and dustbin.when i walk the street i do see these products.am i obliged to pick.. More

  • How to dispose of papers with any reference to Allaah Almighty Date: 8-2-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I have thousands of papers and books from before I became Muslim that I have to throw out. I know that if we find a paper containing the name of Allah we must burn it or cut it up so the name is erased before disposing of the paper. My question is, does this apply to adjectives, pronouns and verbs referring to Allah as well (like.. More

  • Entering the toilet with a CD containing the Quran Date: 28-1-2014

    Is it permissible for me to enter the toilet having an audio CD containing the Quran along with the text as well as interpretation of the meaning? Is the Quran recorded on the CD treated like the Quran written on paper? .. More

  • Entering the toilet with a cell phone containing Quranic verses Date: 26-1-2014

    What is the Sharee‘ah ruling on entering the toilet with a cell phone containing some Quranic verses? .. More