NewFatwas

1 Whoever adds or takes away a letter from the Qur’an deliberately has committed an act of kufr (disbelief)
2 Virtue of the month of Allah Muharram
3 What is the meaning of the hadeeth “Leave that which makes you doubt for that which does not make you doubt”?
4 Ruling on the prayer of one who says “Allahu akbar” when rising from bowing
5 Ruling on Muslim and Christian students coming together and reciting from the Qur’an and the distorted Gospel, then saying “ameen” to one another’s recitation
6 What is the ruling on playing “The Sims” (computer game)?
7 Are dogs and pigs najis (impure)?
8 If he gives his second wife the cost of tuition fees, is he obliged to give the same amount to his first wife?
9 The students in some schools stand up, clasp their hands and repeat the words “O our Father we thank you for the night…” What is the ruling on that?
10 If a woman touches her husband’s penis, does it invalidate her wudoo’?
11 Ruling on du‘aa’ after the Talbiyah in Hajj and ‘Umrah
12 Is it permissible for the husband to ask his wife for her phone password if he is suspicious about her?
13 It is not permissible for a girl to wear short clothes in front of her parents under any circumstances
14 Ruling on congratulating one’s mother on her birthday
15 How can I overcome waswaas? How can I be truly sincere towards Allah?
16 She feels that she is not happy in her marriage
17 The school is preventing them from praying Jumu‘ah and offering other prayers in congregation; what should they do?
18 Ruling on a drinker entering the mosque
19 It is not permissible for a Muslim to refer for judgement to man-made laws or to take more than he is entitled to
20 Her period is not regular
21 My husband is having an affair with a non-Muslim woman, and she has got pregnant from him
22 If his sister goes out wearing a hijab and pants, what should he do?
23 Will he be rewarded for memorizing the Qur’an if he memorizes it from an audio recording?
24 He is asking how he can be truly just in all things
25 Her mother bore her from a marriage to a Christian man, and she is asking about the ruling on her relationship with her father and her non-Muslim sisters
26 He committed zina with her, then he repented, and he is afraid that she may harm the baby; what should he do?
27 She wants to study gynaecology but that may require her to take off the niqab sometimes
28 If the imam says one tasleem, is it permissible for the one who is praying behind him to say two?
29 Concerning obedience to his disbelieving parents, and attribution of an illegitimate son
30 She hates her husband and is asking whether he or her father have the right to force her to stay with him, and what are his rights over her if she resents him??
31 What is the ruling on putting cream on the thighs to prevent chafing when in ihram?
32 He divorced her for a third time because he thought that she had been spying on him, but the second divorce came during a period of purity when he had had intercourse with her
33 Ruling on calling a child Rahmah, Aayah, Furqaan, Himmah, Bayaan, Taqiy or Mu’ayyad-Billaah
34 Ruling on a man tying up his long hair
35 Is it permissible to call Maryam, the mother of the Messiah (peace be upon him) a “saint”?
36 Ruling on fishing for sport
37 Is there any copyright on the Mushaf for the printer or programmer?
38 The book al-Fiqh al-Akbar that is attributed to Abu Haneefah (may Allah have mercy on him)
39 He was breastfed by his maternal grandmother, along with his maternal cousin; what is the ruling?
40 Difference of opinion regarding making a model of the Ka‘bah in order to teach children about the rituals
41 The punishment in the grave may happen to sinners among those who affirm the Oneness of Allah; the squeezing in the grave will happen to everyone
42 Can an unmarried woman offer the udhiyah (sacrifice) on her own behalf?
43 Is it prescribed to fast so that Allah will meet his needs?
44 Is it permissible for the one who wants to offer an udhiyah to comb her hair using a hairdryer?
45 Is it permissible to offer a pregnant animal as an udhiyah?
46 The story of Moosa (peace be upon him) with al-Khadr
47 If a person wants to delay the udhiyah until the days of at-tashreeq (11th, 12th and 13th of Dhu’l-Hijjah), is it haraam for him to remove anything of his hair and nails?
48 He entered ihram for Hajj then missed the standing in ‘Arafah
49 One udhiyah is sufficient on behalf of both spouses and the members of their household
50 Reason why men run in sa‘i between as-Safa and al-Marwah
51 He moved on from Muzdalifah to Makkah and did sa‘i, but he delayed tawaaf al-ifaadah so that he could combine it with tawaaf al-wadaa‘
52 Should he give precedence to his father over himself with regard to the price of the udhiyah so that his father can offer the sacrifice, by way of honouring him?
53 Is it mustahabb for everyone who wants to enter ihram for Hajj or ‘Umrah to stipulate a condition?
54 Can the pilgrim remove something from his hair if he wants to offer an udhiyah?
55 Combining making up a missed Ramadan fast with the fast of ‘Ashoora’ or ‘Arafah
56 Advice to pilgrims who annoy their neighbours with smoking and music
57 Should she appoint a company to do Hajj on her behalf when she does not know whether they will do the rituals as they should be done or not?
58 Does haraam wealth affect the acceptance of the sacrifice (udhiyah) if it was bought by a group, some of whose wealth is haraam?
59 If a woman wants to hasten (to leave Mina), there is nothing wrong with her appointing a proxy to stone the Jamaraat on her behalf, because of the severity of the crowding
60 Ruling on one who offers an udhiyah but does not pray
61 How ‘Umrah is to be done according to the Sunnah
62 He hastened to leave Mina then he found out that he had made a mistake in stoning the Jamaraat, so he went back and stoned them at night; is he still regarded as having hastened?
63 Guidelines on the definition of the household for which one udhiyah is sufficient
64 Is it acceptable to slaughter the sacrificial animal in the case of Hajj tamattu‘ on the day of at-Tarwiyah?
65 Ruling on sa‘i in the new Mas‘aa
66 They moved on from Muzdalifah at the end of the night, and stoned the Jamrah and did tawaaf and sa‘i before Fajr
67 Should he give up his place in the Hajj lottery to his father even though he has not yet done the obligatory Hajj?
68 It is not prescribed to face towards the grave of the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) when offering du ‘aa’ (supplication)
69 She vowed to fast the first nine days of Dhu’l-Hijjah but her husband did not let her
70 He entered Makkah without ihram, intending to do ‘Umrah
71 Is it permissible to give meat from the udhiyah to a non-Muslim neighbour?
72 She finished her ‘umrah and went to Mina with the people, and completed the rituals without entering ihram for Hajj
73 Is it permissible for the one who is going to offer an udhiyah to remove any of his hair before offering the udhiyah, if he has a legitimate excuse?
74 She did not complete sa‘i in ‘Umrah of tamattu‘
75 Is it permissible for a woman in ihram to put something under her khimaar (head cover) and let it fall over her face?
76 Detailed ruling on appointing a proxy for tawaaf or sa‘i
77 She did tawaaf in a state of minor impurity; does she have to do anything?
78 He had intercourse with his wife after the first stage of exiting ihram and before doing tawaaf al-ifaadah
79 Is the Hajj of one who has not paid off his debts valid?
80 Ruling on taking birth control pills before the farewell tawaaf
81 The virtue of an accepted Hajj that is mentioned in a hadith is general and is applicable to both obligatory and voluntary Hajj
82 What should the one who wants to perform Hajj or ‘Umrah do at the miqaat?
83 Ruling on adding to the Talbiyah
84 She intended to fast ‘Arafah to make up a missed (obligatory) fast one week before ‘Arafah, then she forgot that intention and fasted it as a voluntary fast; is that acceptable in order to make up the missed (obligatory) fast?
85 He did tawaaf al-ifaadah when he was junub
86 Is a woman obliged to sell her jewellery so that she can do the obligatory Hajj?
87 The wisdom behind the mention of “ten nights” instead of ten days
88 They did not reach Muzdalifah until after sunrise
89 Ruling on wearing ordinary clothing over the izaar and rida’ [ihram garments] before starting the rituals
90 Should she refuse to go to Hajj because she will go back to sin after Hajj?
91 Ruling on shaking hands with and kissing mahrams
92 Is it permissible to work as a butcher in a non-Muslim country where they do not slaughter the meat in the manner prescribed in Islam?
93 She used pills to prevent menses and had a brownish discharge
94 Joining Hajj with ‘umrah before shaving the head
95 How to reconcile between the reports from the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) which suggest that it is mustahabb to fast the first nine days of Dhu’l-Hijjah, and the reports which suggest that he did not fast on those days
96 He swore that he would never do a certain thing in his life, and stipulated that he would fast for thirty consecutive days if he did it, and if he did not fulfill that obligation, then he would fast for sixty consecutive days – and he has broken his
97 He passed his miqaat and did not enter ihram from there, then he entered ihram from the miqaat of Madinah
98 He stayed in Makkah for six months after Hajj, then he went to Madinah; does he have to do tawaaf al-wadaa‘ (farewell tawaaf)?
99 He left Mina, as he was “hastening on”, but he did not do the farewell tawaaf until the following day. What is the ruling on that?
100 He bequeathed half of his land to his sisters; should his will be executed?