NewFatwas

1 She did not observe ‘iddah following her husband’s death because she thought that ‘iddah was only required for a woman whose marriage had been consummated
2 A girl wants to become Muslim and conceal her Islam; how should she deal with issues of prayer, hijab and eating pork?
3 Is it to be understood from what Ibn ‘Umar and Abu Hurayrah did, and the fact that the people said takbeer when they heard their takbeer, that this was takbeer in unison?
4 Should he enjoin what is right and forbid what is wrong to someone who will not listen to what he says?
5 Dealing with a multilevel marketing company
6 Is it prescribed to bury animals when they die?
7 Commentary on the hadith: “the dearest of prayer to Allah is the prayer of Dawood (peace be upon him). He used to sleep for half the night, get up and pray for one third of it, and sleep for one sixth of it”
8 Her husband denounced her as a disbeliever because she will not denounce people as disbelievers
9 Did ‘Eesaa (peace be upon him) die? Where is he now? And a comment on what is mentioned in the Gospel of Matthew
10 I want us to get our own place but my husband refuses; what should I do?
11 Discussion of the verse “So stand firm and straight (on the religion of Islamic Monotheism) as you are commanded”
12 Guidelines on what constitutes consummation of the marriage and ruling on divorce of one whose husband has been alone with her, at the time of menses
13 Is it permissible to make the school mosque into a place in which children play at times other than the prayer times?
14 She intended to offer an udhiyah then she changed her mind; can she do that?
15 If a person vowed to give his child a certain name, is he obliged to fulfil that vow (nadhr)?
16 Biography of the Moghul ruler Aurangzeb; was he Salafi in his ‘aqeedah?
17 Why did the revelation to the Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) cease for a while at the beginning of his mission, and how long did that last?
18 Ruling on drinking kefir
19 Division of property that forms part of the estate, if some of the heirs raise objections
20 He missed Jumu‘ah and prayed Zuhr, then he found a mosque where they were praying Jumu‘ah
21 How can we reconcile between the permissibility of marriage to a Christian or Jewish woman and belief in al-wala’ wa’l-bara’?
22 Bilaal: “He did not care what happened to him for the sake of Allah and his people did not care what happened to him”
23 Is it permissible to use the public water supply for washing cars?
24 Ruling on using expense allowances for purposes other than those for which they were allocated
25 Pornographic animated cartoons: the reality, the danger and the ruling thereon
26 A munkar (odd) report accusing ‘Aa’ishah of killing ‘Uthmaan and wanting to kill ‘Ali (may Allah have mercy on them all)
27 Ruling on dealing with the Islamic Forex
28 Are there any guidelines or conditions with regard to using the black seed?
29 They forgot to remember Allah at the time of intercourse; what should they do to protect the child from the Shaytaan?
30 He did Hajj ifraad then he did ‘Umrah after Hajj from his city; does it count as Hajj tamattu‘?
31 Natural cause and effect, and cause and effect on the basis of shar‘i principles, and their connection to success, failure and provision
32 Should damage caused by misuse be included in the company's warranty?
33 When does the ‘iddah in the case of revocable divorce end? Is it when the menstrual bleeding ceases and the woman sees the tuhr (white discharge signalling the end of menses), or is it essential for her to do ghusl?
34 Is it permissible for him to go for ‘umrah when there is an unsettled dispute between him and his friend?
35 He wants to attribute his child from his second wife to his first wife, because she cannot have children. What is the ruling?
36 He died and left behind a wife and the sons of his half-brother through his mother only; are they entitled to a share of the inheritance?
37 Tafseer of the verse “Indeed your Lord is Allah, Who created the heavens and the earth in Six Days” [al-A‘raaf 7:54] and a discussion about the length of the day in this case
38 He sold some goods to a trader in his county’s currency, then the value (of that currency) dropped a great deal; in what currency should the price of the goods be paid?
39 What is the ruling on someone who causes trouble between an engaged couple so that he will call it off and she can snag him?
40 His wudoo’ was invalidated after saying the tasleem to his right; is his prayer valid or must he repeat it?
41 If the seller claims that he made a mistake about the price of the item, does the purchaser have to pay the difference?
42 Is baldness one of the defects that a suitor is required to disclose?
43 Ruling on calling a child Adam
44 He was the cause of his grandfather losing his Social Security pension; is he liable for that?
45 Will her deceased husband be punished because his mother delayed giving his wife her due share of the inheritance?
46 Ruling on administering anaesthesia at the time of death
47 Guidelines for distinguishing a saheeh hadeeth from a da‘eef one
48 Annulment of marriage before consummation or being alone together because of a defect in the woman; is the woman entitled to anything as a result of this annulment?
49 No one can pray istikhaarah on behalf of another
50 Ruling on rubbing the body with a sponge or loofah when doing ghusl?
51 Questions regarding divorce in return for letting the husband off the mahr or some other obligation, divorce during menses, and denying paternity of the child
52 He sweats and sees a trace of najaasah (impurity) on his underwear
53 How can I repent from buying shares in haram companies?
54 Do they have the right to declare their father legally incompetent and deny him access to his wealth, because he has grown old and senile, and he squanders the money?
55 How did the Sahaabah turn around during their prayer when news reached them that the qiblah had been changed?
56 If his partner is absent from work, is it permissible for him to deduct from his earnings for that reason?
57 If a woman did not cover her feet when praying, out of ignorance, does she have to repeat her prayer?
58 Can he pray Duha if he did not pray Fajr on time?
59 Is it permissible to work in a riba-based bank in which the people in charge are trying to turn it into an Islamic bank?
60 A servant is not getting her salary or food
61 Will Abu Bakr be admitted to Paradise without being brought to account?
62 There is nothing wrong with selling equipment that measures the levels of alcohol in the body
63 Warning against message that are spread on the Internet, for which there is no basis in Islamic teaching
64 Ruling on speaking whilst doing wudoo’
65 The qaadi (judge) granted his wife an annulment of the marriage by khula‘ in his absence without his knowledge
66 Will asking for ruqyah if one needs it rule out being admitted to Paradise without being called to account?
67 Martyrdom does not expiate rights owed to other people; it only expiate rights owed to Allah, may He be exalted
68 Can the telecommunications company stipulate in its contract that there will be a financial penalty for cancelling the contract?
69 Ruling on cooking chicken on which there is any trace of blood
70 She made a vow to her Lord, then she did not adhere to that vow for some time; what is the ruling?
71 He gave his infant grandson a car as a gift, but he did not give anything to his other grandchildren
72 A Christian woman is worried that her marriage to her Muslim husband may be invalid
73 Ruling on getting a loan from the bank in order to pay off a debt owed to another bank
74 She died and did not leave behind anyone but the daughter of a brother of hers; does (that niece) inherit from her?
75 He is 16 years old; his father told him to drive the car, and he hit a child, and the child died. What should he do?
76 During tawaaf he became unsure (of how many circuits he had completed), so he proceeded on the basis of what he thought was most likely to be the case. Is his tawaaf valid, or does he have to repeat it?
77 If an eclipse happens at the time of Jumu‘ah prayer, which prayer should be done first?
78 He gave one of his wives a house with the agreement of his children from his other wife; after he died, they objected. Is the gift valid or is it part of the estate?
79 He was late in delivering the money to the charity, and the money was stolen; is he liable?
80 He died and left behind a wife, a mother, and his brother’s children; how should the estate be divided?
81 He wronged himself by committing major sins; should he do Hajj on his own behalf or on behalf of his paternal aunt? He has done Hajj twice before
82 Status of Muhammad ibn Ishaaq, the narrator of al-Maghaazi, in the view of hadith scholars
83 Ruling on using a tasbeeh ring
84 Is al-Munji one of the names of Allah?
85 Ruling on giving the name Daiyaanullah
86 He is asking about a football computer game
87 She refuses to get married for fear that her husband might force her to work
88 Is the son of a half-sister regarded as a mahram?
89 He went to pay off what he owed to the telecommunications company, and they told him “You do not owe us anything.” Is his debt waived?
90 Ruling on setting a time for the iqaamah for prayer so that it will be no later or earlier than a specific time
91 Tafseer on the basis of narrated texts and tafseer on the basis of individual understanding
92 Her father is addicted to alcohol and works for a Christian who sells pork; does she have to inform her suitor of that?
93 What is the comfortable mount that is regarded as part of happiness?
94 The Tijani tariqah
95 Salary for one who is a partner in a business on the basis of his expertise and work
96 She has a strong desire to have a baby and is praying for that, but her husband wants to delay having a baby, and now she is frustrated
97 Ruling on the imam walking in the direction of the qiblah to reach the microphone so that the people can hear him
98 She is asking a number of questions about al-hoor al-‘iyn in Paradise
99 The difference between cooperative insurance and commercial insurance
100 Biography of Uways al-Qarni (may Allah have mercy on him)