35 fatwas

  • Rationale behind beginning the Surah of Ar-Room with Alif Laam Meem Date: 23-1-2014

    Why does the Soorah of Ar-Room begin with Alif Laam Meem? .. More

  • The secret behind mentioning 'wealth' before 'children' and vice versa in the Quran Date: 9-1-2014

    In the Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful, The Ever Merciful What is the rationale behind mentioning the love of wealth before the love of children in the verse (which means): {Wealth and children are [but] adornment of the worldly life.} [Quran 18:46]? Some people, especially, the wealthy people who have not been blessed with children, are ready to.. More

  • Why does the Noble Quran address its followers by: O believers? Date: 9-1-2014

    Why did Allaah The Almighty not address Muslims in the Noble Quran by “O Muslims” but rather He called upon them by “O believers”? Which is more superior, Islam or Eemaan (faith)?.. More

  • Two meanings of 'Alaqah in the Quran Date: 21-12-2013

    Assalaam alaikum What does The word Alaqa means, some people translate it as leech like substance, and in translations we see it as a "blood clot", The people say, blood clot is not scientific. As there is no blood clot in the formation of embryo... please explain... .. More

  • Meaning of 'mountains in the sky' in the Quran Date: 17-11-2013

    salaam alaykum, What is the tafseer of this aayah? "and He sends down from the sky hail (like) mountains, (or there are in the heaven mountains of hail from where He sends down hail), and strikes therewith whom He wills...." does it refer to commets containing ice Or is it like ibn abbas says, that there are mountains in the sky, But hail comes from.. More

  • Makkah is in the center point of the earth Date: 4-12-2011

    Asskmwlkm,Sheikh. I have been given to understand that the Kaaba[Mecca] is in the centre point of the hearth,how can that be proved? cause centre line of earth equetor passes from kenya E.Africa n the Kaaba is far above.pls need assistance in knowing the answr. rgds n ALLAH Bless you... More

  • Meaning of Quran 86: 6-7 Date: 10-3-2009

    Assalamu Alaykum Warmatullah Wabarakatuh! I'm a Muslim and i want to find out the real meanings of these verses in Surat Dariq [86:6-7] while i believe Allah's words contain no controdiction! Where the semen come from according to Qur'anic verses and give me more explaination inshaAllah? Thank you! May Allah bless you all! Aamin!.. More

  • Wants to write a book about the scientific signs of the Quran Date: 8-1-2009

    Assalamu alaikum Mufti Sahib Alhamdulillah I am confident that I can explain minfazlillah the whole working of Refrigerater and Air Conditioner by one ayat of Qur'an Hakeem. "QULNA YA NAARU KOONEE BARADAN WWA SALAMAN ALAAA IBRAHEEM" Can I write a syllabus book for engineering students mentioning this ayat's translation and hadith translation while.. More

  • The verse 2:259 is not related to the stages of the fetus development Date: 8-1-2009

    selamaleykum... a person today explained to me that human being 1st establishes bones and then gets clothed with flesh according to sura 2 verse 259 yet modern day science is supposedly in contradiction with this and that in actually it is the bone and flesh which progress at the same time? Please explain. Jazakum Allah.. More

  • Rhetorical inimitability of the heavenly Books other than Quran Date: 12-2-2008

    It is known that the Holy Quran has a high level of eloquence in a way Allah subhannahu wata'la challenged humankind and Jinns to write something similar. Do the original holy books (in the language they were revealed and uncorrupted as of today) the Injil, the Torah and other heavenly books have the same level of eloquence knowing they are also the.. More

  • Evidence on the integrity of the Quran Date: 10-11-2007

    What is the evidence that the Quran has been preserved against distortion? .. More

  • The literary aspect is not the only miracle of the Quran Date: 24-6-2007

    Is the miracle of the language of the Quran (style, meaning, grammar, sounding, etc.) the main miracle of the Quran (and that is why it is said that every Muslim must learn Arabic) or is it only one of many alongside the scientific miracles, miracles related to future events, etc.? If the language is the most important miracle, is there any proof.. More

  • Existence of life on other planets Date: 23-7-2006

    Scientists say there are other planets which may or may not have surviving forms of life. 1) I would like to ask if there is any mention of this in the Quran or Hadeeth (narration), or if it was mentioned by the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, that there are planets other than the earth where life can exist and survive. 2) Should we.. More

  • Using the third person singular instead of the first person singular is among the rhetorical styles of the Quran Date: 30-3-2006

    Why is it that Allaah speaks in the Quran with the following style (which means): {He is Allaah, beside whom none has the right to be worshipped but He.}[Quran 59:22], and does not say for instance "I am Allaah and there is none beside me who has the right to be worshipped." In most of the verses of the Quran, we find the same style even though the.. More

  • The miracles of the Quran Date: 21-3-2006

    Is the Quran miraculous with regard to its linguistic eloquence only or is it in all fields? .. More