611 fatwas

  • The three phases of Abu Al-Hasan Al-Ash‘ari Date: 12-12-2017

    Assalaamo alaykum, is Abu Al-Hasan Al-Ash‘ari from the Salaf (righteous predecessors) or the Khalaf (latter-day Muslims)? .. More

  • Ibraaheem disassociated himself from his father after he had died as a disbeliever Date: 21-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Did Prophet Ibraaheem (Abraham), peace be upon him, disassociate himself from his disbelieving father while he was alive or after he had died a disbeliever? I read the following: The father of Ibraaheem was a disbeliever and remained so until he died, and Ibraaheem disavowed himself of him,.. More

  • Biography of Prophet Yoosha’ ibn Noon Date: 14-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Who was Prophet Yusha’, may Allah exalt his mention? Is there any biography about him? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Brief biography of Imaam As-Sijzi Date: 7-11-2017

    Shaykh, who was Shaykh Abu Nasr As-Sijzee (d. 444 AH.)? What was his School of Thought and creed? .. More

  • Whether Imaam Al-Bukhaari married and had children Date: 24-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, dear Scholars. My question is about the married life of Imam Al-Bukhaari. There are conflicting reports about his marriage. The first report is that he was never married. The second report states that he did indeed get married but did not have any male children, as mentioned by Al-Haakim in Ma‘rifah ‘Uloom Al-Hadith. The third.. More

  • Muslim nation contains many Siddeeqs Date: 24-10-2017

    Who were all the Siddeeqs of history? Were ‘Aa’ishah and the other wives of the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam, Siddeeqs? And how about Fatimah, ‘Umar , ‘Uthman, and ‘Ali? And what about others from previous nations? And is there anything better than a Siddeeq besides a Prophet? .. More

  • Refuting the false claim that Mu‘aawiyah drank alcohol Date: 24-10-2017

    Some Shias present the following hadith to prove that Mu‘aawiyyah, may Allah be pleased with him, drank alcohol. ‘Abdullaah ibn Buraidah said, “I entered upon Mu‘aawiyyah with my father, then he (Mu‘aawiyyah) made us sit on a mattress, then he brought food to us and we ate, then he brought drink to us, Mu‘aawiyyah drank, and then he offered.. More

  • Holding on to Ahl Al-Bayt Date: 12-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,advised us to hold on to the Quran and Ahl Al-Bayt after him, but I do not know any shaykh that is a direct descendent of him. Can you tell me of any? Or can you tell me of a Haashimi shaykh whom I can contact? .. More

  • Not true that footprint of Aadam is in Sri Lanka Date: 12-10-2017

    Is it correct that the footprint of Prophet Adam, may Allah exalt his mention, is on a mountain in Sri Lanka? .. More

  • Non-Muslim colleague joking about Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam Date: 11-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. If a non-Muslim colleague makes a joke about the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam,(I ask Allah's forgiveness), would it be wrong to hate what they said, ignore their comment, and change the subject but continue laughing and joking about other (permissible) things for the sake of the team and then avoid them once the teamwork.. More

  • Why Aadam is called Abu Al-Bashar (Father of mankind) Date: 10-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I heard Prophet Adam, peace be upon him, was titled Ab Al-Bashar. Is that authentic? Why is he known as Abul Bashar? .. More

  • Ibn Hajar's book Hidaayat Ar-Ruwaat Date: 5-10-2017

    I am aware that there is a book called Takreej Al-Mishkaat by Al-Albani, but did Hafiz Ibn Hajar ever do work on the Mishkaat? Is it titled Hidaayat Ar-Ruwaat? .. More

  • Identity of murderer of Al-Husayn, may Allah be pleased with him Date: 2-10-2017

    Who was the killer of Al-Hussain, may Allah be pleased with him? .. More

  • Women reaching perfection of faith Date: 2-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. My question is whether women can reach perfection in faith as did Maryam (the mother of Jesus, peace be upon him), Aasiyah (the wife of Fir‘awn [Pharaoh]), Khadeejah (the wife of the Prophet,sallallahu ʻalayhi wa sallam), and Faatimah (his daughter). Also, can you give me ways on how to perfect one's faith and become like them;.. More

  • Sheeth (Seth) was prophet Date: 27-9-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. What does Islam say about Sheeth (Seth), peace be upon him, the third son of Adam and Eve, peace be upon them? .. More