Fatwa Of The Week

63 fatwas

  • The Sideburn Is Part of the Beard Date: 11-9-2019

    Is the upper part of my sideburn (to the level of ear hole) part of my beard? As this portion was there even when i was too young (i.e. before growing beard). .. More

  • Avoiding Recitation of Quran Due to Shyness Date: 11-9-2019

    Salamualikum! Hope you can clarify my confusion . I want to ask about to what extent does fearing people become shirk . They say that : if you fear people and stop you good deeds when people are not there is shirk . Such type of incidents happen with me . Example : The masjid where I go , sometimes I go before azan . I was sitting and waiting for iqamah.. More

  • No Hadeeth with This Meaning Date: 11-9-2019

    I heard that Al-Nawawi in his explanation of a hadith in Al-Bukhari 5241 said that it is haram for a man to touch another man except for handshaking. Is this true? Does that mean that if I touch another man's arm, I am sinning? .. More

  • Vinegar Deliberately Made from Khamr Is Impure Date: 11-9-2019

    I understand that vinegar which is deliberately made from alcohol is haraam for one to consume. But is it also najis? .. More

  • Boys and Girls Playing Together Date: 10-9-2019

    Assalamu Alaikum Varahmathullah At what age non-mahram family and nieghbour boys and girls to be splitted from playing together and talking together? .. More

  • She Wishes to Be Afflicted Date: 10-9-2019

    Asalamunaleykum, I am 17 years old and i am someone, who lost her iman 7 months ago and repented. I was watching a video on Youtube today and the scholar mentioned that Allah tests and gives difficulties to people he loves and the more he loves someone the more this person will face difficulties. As I did not have to experience losses and bad things.. More

  • Who Leads the Prayer if One of the Two is Praying an Optional Prayer Date: 10-9-2019

    If a person comes laye to the congregation and misses the prayer and then someone offers to pray with him, so as to give him "charity", then which one of them leads the prayer, can it only be two people, and is this valid for all of the 5 daily prayers? .. More

  • Found Dirt After Ablution But Does Not Know When It Occurred Date: 10-9-2019

    Salam aleikum wa rahmatu Llahi wa barakatu. After I did my wudu I find sometimes the presence of dust or small amount of dirt on the limbs or nails, is my wudu valid? .. More

  • Want to Pray in the Mosque Contrary to School's Instructions Date: 10-9-2019

    In the school where I teach, the principal asked the teachers to pray in congregation with the students in the school's premises instead of going to the nearby mosque so that the teachers would be able to guard the students. If there are already enough teachers to guard the students, do I have to go and pray in the nearby mosque or can I pray in the.. More

  • The Meaning of Mubaasharah in Sharee'ah Date: 9-9-2019

    What kind of sexual interactions are meant when using the word mubaasharah? Does it involve touching the skin of the woman by the private part of the men? .. More

  • Not Sure When He Discharged Mathi Date: 8-9-2019

    If I find mathy on my underwear after I finish the prayer, then must I repeat the prayer or prayers since the last time I was certain that my clothes were pure? I do not know when it came out as I did not feel it. .. More

  • Tortured by Her Husband and In-Laws and Wants Divorce Date: 8-9-2019

    Assalamualikum.I am from india.since the day of my marriage my in-laws satarted torturing me.they always abuse me without any fault.then my husband also started torturing me.i have tolerated so much both mentally and physically for 1 year.i got married on 10october 2015 and came to my parents home on 7october 2016.my husband never realised his mistakes.after.. More

  • Praying till Feet Get Swollen Is Acceptable Date: 5-9-2019

    assalaamu alaykum, if it is haraam to harm yourself then how did the prophet pray till his feet were swollen. Please explain .. More

  • Attending a Function When a Girl Reaches Puberty Date: 8-9-2019

    Assalamu alaikum In my village people have a practice of conducting functions when the girl attains puberty. They hold a grand feast and invite relatives and dress her up. Is this permissible in islam. Can i attend such a function? If i dont attend my family members say that i am breaking family ties. I told them that i woill not attend the function.. More

  • Lowering the Gaze from Women Wearing Niqaab Date: 8-9-2019

    Why do men have to lower their gaze from hijabi women who also cover their faces? I mean, aren't they fully covered? What is there left to lower one's gaze from? .. More