The significance of Muharram & Aashura

From among the months of the Islaamic year, the “Ashurul Hurum” (Sacred Months) enjoy a greater significance. Hafiz Ibn Katheer (Radhiallahu-anhu) has quoted the...

Asking for an Increase in Repayment of Loan

Question: A few years ago I lent someone $200,000. The arrangement was that he would give me a parcel of land instead of repaying the...

Masah on Dexshell socks

Question: I will like to know if the Dexshell ultralite socks are proper for masah? I am going for hajj and will like to use...

Is it Permissible for Women to look at Men?

Question: 1. How does one reconcile the injunction in the Qur'an which tells the believing men & women to lower their gaze with the...

Is it compulsory for the seller to refund the customer?

Question: I sold a car to a customer stating on the contract sold as is. If the customer discovers a fault after 1 week is...

Qadha (make-up) for numerous missed Salaah

Question: My question is how do I pray the Salah that I have been missing? I know its a sin if one don't pray his...

Is Platinum Rings Permissible for Women?

Question: I bought my wife a platinum diamond ring a while ago, and would like clarification if platinum wedding ring is permissible for women to...

Turning off cell phone during Salaah.

Question: If one cell phone rings in Salaah in the Masjid, what should one do? Is it allowed to...

Following the ‘prophecies’ of Imran Hosein

Question: As Salaam Alaikum  I am a newer revert and I've come across your response from...

The Procedure of Istikharah (Seeking Allah’s guidance)

Question: I have been doing Istikhara for past 3 nights but have not had any such dreams which i could consider as an indication...

Visiting misguided ‘Aamils’ and permissibility of seeking medication.

Question: I have a present situation that I am trying to acquire more info and help with.  I was...

Is one’s Half sibling a Mahram?

Question: Assalaamualaikum, is brother and sister by same father but different mother mahram? Also is brother and sister by...

A Christian converted for Marriage to Islam, but never followed Islam,...

Question If a person was a Christian and converted for Marriage to Islam, never followed Islam but continued...

Can a Muslim to receive from the estate of a non-Muslim?

Question Is it permissible for a Muslim to receive from the estate of a non-Muslim if he is...

Salaah after undergoing a hysterectomy.

Question As salaamu alaikum. I have to undergo a surgery soon bcz I have cancer in...

Selling frozen goat semen for artificial insemination.

Question: Assalaamualaikum, hope all’s well. Would it be permissible to sell frozen goat semen? The process...

Dua in Sujood and before Salaam.

Question: Assalamu'alaikum..Can one make dua at the.last sujud, and At tahiyyat after darood too? Answer:

Is it permissible to hang Ayatul Kursi, in one’s vehicle?

Question: Is it permissible to hang a plaque containing Ayatul Kursi, in one’s vehicle? Answer:

Is arranging of Quran Khatams on behalf of the deceased permissible?

Question Salaams Mufti, I would like to know if a person can recite Quran and ask...

Is purchasing shares permissible? Zakaat on shares.

Question: Is purchasing shares in a foreign company permissible? Also would one have to pay Zakaat on the shares?

Where is Allah?What is the meaning of Allah elevated over...

Question 1: Where is Allah? Question 2: What is the meaning of the 5th Aayah of Surah Taa-Haa: ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنُ...

Are whales permissible to consume?

Question: The scientists have classified the whale as a mammal and not a fish. Does it mean that whales...

The ruling of Sweepstakes, Raffles prize draws.

Question: Assalamu alaikumFirst of all may Allah accept your endeavor on helping us out on our problems InshaAllah.My question...

Is the trending sou sou (gifting circle) permissible?

Question: salaam. is the gifting circle sou sou thing Halal?  Can we Muslim take part in it?It works like...

Rulings on Joint Tennance and Tennance in common

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Mufti SahibI need a favor from you pleaseCould you investigate for me the permissibility of :Joint...

Is the English Bayan given standing or sitting?

Question: Is the English Bayan given standing or sitting or is it a Sunnah to stand for the English

Will outstanding zakaat be part on the deceased estate, will a...

Question: Questions concerning inheritance. 1-Will outstanding zakaat, would not that be considered a debt and cant...