611 fatwas

  • Two scholars known as Ibn Rushd Date: 7-6-2017

    Who was Ibn Rushd? What was his work? What did he contribute to Islam? What are his teachings? What are the Concepts of Ibn Rushd? .. More

  • Hadeeth about Zaahir the Bedouin Date: 23-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, dear Scholars. What is the authenticity of the following narration? The narration goes as follows: Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, once hugged Bilal from behind out of love. On doing this, Bilal, may Allaah be pleased with him, said, “Who is it? Umar? Abu Bakr? Uthmaan? ‘Ali?” Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu.. More

  • Ruling on mocking Arabs Date: 17-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it Kufr (disbelief) to insult the breed of someone who is Arabic. Sometimes, I would make a joke about the Arabs or insult and say bad things about the Arabic breed. I am trying to stop doing this and lose this habit. I do not target the Prophets, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, by it. However, someonetold me that this is an act.. More

  • How Yazeed became ruler after Mu‘aawiyah Date: 16-5-2017

    I wanted to know, why didMu‘aawiyahstart the concept of the Umayyad dynasty by helping his son Yazid I into governorship? We had not seen any dynasty before his Umayyad dynasty in the Muslim age. Why did he start it? What was the aim? .. More

  • Why some Prophets are not listed among descendants of Noah in Quran Date: 5-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering, why does the Quran not mention ‘Aad, Thamud, and Shu‘aib among the decentants of Noah? .. More

  • The four Imaams got married and had children Date: 4-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Were the four Imams - Imam Abu Haneefah, Imam Maalik, Imam Ash-Shaafi‘i, and Imam Ibn Hanbal - married? .. More

  • Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, foretold that Al-Hasan would reconcile between two great groups Date: 4-5-2017

    Who is the person about whom the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said the following: "Verily, this son of mine is a Sayyid (chief), and Allaah will reconcile between two great groups of Muslims by him"? What is the story of what the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,is speaking about? .. More

  • Not all Muslims in Egypt were hostile to ‘Uthmaan Date: 3-5-2017

    Why did Caliph ‘Uthman encounter hostility from the Muslims in Egypt? .. More

  • Companions promised with Paradise who embraced Islam through Abu Bakr Date: 2-5-2017

    One of the ten Companions who were promised Paradise is accredited with bringing 6 of those 10 Companions to the greatness of Islam. Please, name him as well as the other 6. .. More

  • Pouring Zamzam water down drain Date: 12-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I poured a bit of Zamzam water along with some purified water that was boiled and contained medicine. I could not finish the last gulp, so I poured all of it down the drain. Is it haram to pour a bit of Zamzam water mixed with other ingredients down the drain? .. More

  • Aadam’s sin drove his offspring out of Paradise Date: 11-4-2017

    Is it true that had Prophet Adam, peace be upon him, not eaten from the tree, then all of us would have been in Heaven? .. More

  • Companions promised Paradise other than the ten Date: 11-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I heard that there are people of Paradise other than the ten who were promised it. Please tell me who they are? Are all the Companions of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,people of Paradise? What about the wives of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? They are.. More

  • Biography of Abdur-Rahmaan Ibn Muljam Date: 13-3-2017

    Who was Abdur-Rahmaan ibn Muljam? Was he the cousin of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam? What wrong had he done? .. More

  • Faatimah was eighteen when she married ‘Ali Date: 27-2-2017

    When the Companions asked for Fatimah, the daughter of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,in marriage, why was she considered too young? Was she only five? I am asking because Islamqa.info says that you can marry at six, but this seems to contradict that if she was six or older. Also, some of the Companions said not to marry your young.. More

  • Biography of Abd Al-Malik ibn Marwaan Date: 23-2-2017

    Who was ‘Abd Al-Malik ibn Marawan? .. More