103 fatwas

  • Husband Became Agnostic and No Longer Believes in Islam Date: 14-4-2019

    Hi, Assalaamualaikum Warahmathullahi WabarakaathuhuMy husband has recently (about 8 months ago) declared that he no longer believes in Islam and infact calls himself an Agnost wanting to be a true rationalist. He follows alot of scientist, believes man came from evolution and is part of a rationalist forum. He advises me to listen and understand the.. More

  • Wife Wants to Stay Far from Him After Miscarriage Date: 19-2-2019

    Assalamu Alaikum Sheikh,I recently married to my second wife last year (without the knowledge of first one as she is against this) on the condition that she will give up her rights but I put the condition at the time of nikah that I will do whatever I could with my own will to give her what she needs and we agreed to this in front of an imam. She is.. More

  • Islam Valid at All Times and Places Date: 4-2-2019

    What is the ruling in the following case: a Muslim claims that some of the Quran' orders and prescriptions have to be regarded in the light of historical context and should not be practiced today since in our times they are not valid anymore. In other words: what if a Muslim claims that things like carrying out hadd punishment for zina or apostasy,.. More

  • The Issue of Marriage with a Slave Woman Date: 20-11-2018

    Asalamu AleikumIs it necessary to marry a slave (woman) in order to have intercourse with her? .. More

  • Buying Women in Modern Times as Slaves Date: 15-11-2018

    أسلام عليكم Dear Sir, I would like to ask a question about buying women in modern times as slaves from human traffickers. Is it permissible in Islam? .. More

  • Islam Was Not Spread by the Sword Date: 5-6-2018

    Assalaamu Alaykum. Many of my colleagues say that islam was spread by sword. Are there any instances where our prophet fought /attacked without being provoked? Please, give the reply as early as possible. .. More

  • Not Jealous If Her Future Husband Marries Another Wife Date: 5-6-2018

    Salam. Is it permissible for me who is a female to hate women who has jealousy towards their husbands who married a 2nd, 3rd, and or 4th wife? I am not married, but I submit to Allah's rules and I do not see a problem if I had a husband who married others after or before me. I also know some Non-Muslim women who are married to the same husband and they.. More

  • Slave women did not walk bare-breasted during lifetime of Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam Date: 3-1-2018

    In your fatwa, you said that slave women never walked around bare-breasted, but I found this statement in Kitaab Al-Jami‘ of Al-Imam Ibn Abi Zayd Al-Qayrawani Al-Maliki (died 386 AH): He said, "He (i.e. Al-Imam Malik ibn Anas) strongly disapproved of the behaviour of the slave women of Madinah in going out uncovered above the lower garment." He.. More

  • Islam religion of all Messengers Date: 2-1-2018

    What is the religion known as Haneef? Should it be followed after Islam was introduced? I know that it is related to Ibrahim(Abraham), may Allah exalt his mention. There is a website that says that we should follow Haneef Islam (the religion of Ibrahim). At that moment, I felt disgust and angrily thought that there should be no other religion in Islam.. More

  • Refuting claim that Islam is a difficult religion Date: 22-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. This question is about buying items from a seller when we do not know for sure about the origin of the products. I am a programmer; a lot of my business concerns computers. Here, spare parts are imported from another country. There are rumours that one of the parts which I got was imported from the.. More

  • Understanding Islam itself should precede trying to understand Islamic law Date: 5-11-2017

    I am researching Islam. I feel attracted by it. I have a question related to Qisaas (retaliation). What is the Qisaas law in case of killing a slave? Thank you .. More

  • Owning slaves was common in past Date: 22-10-2017

    Did ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattaab have any slaves? .. More

  • Questions about slavery are futile Date: 24-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. My question was the following: I know that it is permissible to engage in ‘Azl (coitus interruptus) with a slave woman without her consent, and I read a few hadiths that say that during the campaign of Banu Al-Mustaliq, some of the Companions got female captives and wanted to perform ‘Azl in order to be able to sell them.. More

  • Prophet Ibraaheem (Abraham) was Muslim Date: 20-12-2016

    {Indeed, the most worthy of Ibrahim among the people are those who followed him (in submission to Allaah) and this prophet, and those who believe (in his message). And Allaah is the ally of the believers.} [Quran 3:65-68] Is this verse telling us that we are more entitled to claim Ibrahim as our prophet than the followers of Jesus and Moses? Please.. More

  • Islam does not forbid its followers from making peace Date: 23-11-2014

    Salam, I want to ask a question that has really confused me. Christian missionaries quote some verses of the Holy Quran and say that these verses promote terrorism and stop Muslims from asking for peace. They quote one verse of the Quran and say that this verse prohibits Muslims from asking for peace from non-Muslims. This is the verse they quote:-.. More