951 fatwas

  • Writing to TV channels to deny evils they show Date: 21-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. If I see something haram being shown on TV, like women or music, is it obligatory upon me to send an email to the TV channel telling them that it is haram and to stop this? Should I do this every time I see a channel doing this? Or should I only tell them once? Should I send emails to all the channels.. More

  • Reading Al-Hikam by Ibn ‘Ata'illah As-Sakandari Date: 14-6-2017

    I would like to know if the book Al-Hikam written by Ibn ‘Ata'illah As-Sakandari is a good book? Did any of the scholars recommend it? .. More

  • Sister insults parents and does not pray Date: 7-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. I have a sister who is very bad. She does not pray, she treats my parents as animals or even worse, and so on. One day, I heard her say an insult. I think that she insulted my father, but she denied that she insulted my father and said that the insult was directed to me. It was strange that the insult would have been directed.. More

  • Remaining silent while someone says wrong things about Islam Date: 17-5-2017

    If someone has a wrong understanding of Islam and teaches it and a Muslim is there and knows that it is wrong but does not say anything, has he commented Kufr (disbelief)? .. More

  • Muslim man trying to convert girl to Islam Date: 9-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum Brothers and Sisters and whoever reads my question. Please do not quicklyjudge me, and be merciful in your answer. I love a girl; we met online four years ago, and she lives in the USA. She is a very polite girl with good manners, and the only thing she is missing is to convert to Islam. She loves me as well, and I have promised her.. More

  • Secretly converted to Islam and cannot wear Hijab Date: 1-5-2017

    I secretly converted to Islam and cannot wear the hijab. I reviewed fatwa no. 12498 as it handles a problem similar to mine. This was your advice to the questioner: "If you can immigrate from this country to another, then it is obligatory for you to do so in order to maintain your Islam." In the country where I live, there are Muslim groups, but I cannot.. More

  • Bragging about belonging to Islam Date: 30-4-2017

    Can we brag about what we have waiting for us in the Hereafter? Can we brag about our God? I want to show that Islam and God are better. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Video of Shaykh being interviewed by unveiled woman Date: 14-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question. I watched a video of a Sheikh being interviewed by a non-Muslim who was not covering her hair. I also watched a video of an Islamic speaker who was advertising a phone company which he works for, and the video contained a picture of women who were not covered. Both of these two videos are supposed to be beneficial,.. More

  • Waswasah about words in Bible Date: 10-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. A few days ago, I sent a question and got an answer with links to similar questions that you have previously answered. However, I want to ask you to answer my question because I really suffer from big Waswasah (devilish whisperings) and your answer will help me negate such things. My question was: Assalaamu alaykum, Shaikh... More

  • Mixing with person wearing clothes with words of disbelief written on them Date: 8-4-2017

    If a person has something written on their clothing that represents disbelief and another person socializes with that person, are they doing anything wrong? .. More

  • Forbidding evil after person stops committing it Date: 3-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Should I still forbid evil if the evil thing already ended? For example, the cigarette was completely used up, so the smoker stopped his current smoking session, or the music concert is over and the people are leaving, or the gang has stopped beating the innocent girl. Should I still advise them about.. More

  • Islamic perspective on 'Karma' Date: 13-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Is there anything in Islam about karma, the belief that the things you do come back at you, so if I misbehave with people or cheat them, I will also suffer their pain later on. As a muslim, should I believe or disbelieve in this ideology? .. More

  • Helping in haraam is haraam Date: 10-3-2017

    What is meant by helping in haram? If a person does not directly help in haram but his action allows someone else to use it to do something haram, will he share in that sin? .. More

  • Leaving place where evil is expected to be committed Date: 18-2-2017

    Can I leave a place where evil will most likely occur? Or do I have to wait for the evil to take place? I share my room with my brother; if I know that he will come and play a PS3 game that has music in it, can I leave the room 10 minutes before he comes so that I do not witness it? .. More

  • Advising someone who propagates false claims about matters of religion Date: 14-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. There is a girl in my locality who says that there is no problem with taking selfies if you are wearing a hijab (covering the hair only). She rejects face covering and calls it an 'Arab tradition'. A friend of her once said that she wants to marry a boy who has a beard and is religious committed, so the girl insulted her in front.. More