30 fatwas

  • Condition of person who dies while indebted in grave Date: 1-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. If someone dies while indebted, we know that he will be a prisoner in his grave until his debt is paid. However, if his debt is not paid in this life, he will remain a prisoner in this grave until the last day without punishment nor reward. Can you confirm this point for me? Can you tell me that in this state, he is not suffering.. More

  • Delaying informing old parent of death of beloved grandchild Date: 26-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum Mufti. Yesterday, my brother's son expired. (To Allaah we belong, and to Him shall be our return). My mother is 90 years old. My other brothers in India did not tell my mother about the death of Bilal as my mother loves him much, and they fear that my mother will undergo a sudden, great shock due to his death and that she may not be.. More

  • Rejoicing upon death of enemies of Islam Date: 9-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it allowed to say 'Alhamdulillah' or become glad upon hearing the news of the death of a disbeliever who had enmity with the Muslims or that of a dangerous innovator who spread many forms of polytheism, disbelief, innovations, and misconceptionsamong the ordinary Muslims? .. More

  • Ordering dying person to say Shahaadah Date: 14-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I came to know from this site that we should order disbelievers to say the Shahaadah (the two Testimonies of Faith) when they are close to death. Should the same also be done with one who had done something that took him out of the fold of Islam (like mocking anything related to Islam, deeming something haram to be halal, believing.. More

  • What to do for dying person Date: 2-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. A relative is in their last stage of illness and has a few months to live. What can be read (from Quran) and done for them, and what could the patient do for themselves, as the patient is not a practising Muslim, and bearing in mind that they have no mobility. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Closing the eyes of the deceased Date: 8-11-2014

    why do decaesed people open eyes at the time of ghusul .. More

  • Is it due to inform the family of the deceased about excusing him from his debt? Date: 20-1-2014

    Concerning debt, someone died and owed me a debt and I intended to excuse him but have not yet informed his family about it.. More

  • Ruling on prompting the disbeliever to say the Shahaadah when death approaches him Date: 20-1-2014

    What is the ruling on urging a sick Christian woman to say the Shahaadah, "La ilaaha illa Allaah, Muhammadun Rasoolullaah (There is no god but Allaah, Muhammad is the Messenger of Allaah?) What if she indeed repeats it, but when we give her the remembrance beads she glorifies "in the name of the God, Jesus.".. More

  • A menstruating woman being in the presence of a dying person Date: 13-6-2013

    Is it permissible for a menstruating woman to be in the presence of her dying mother?.. More

  • It is not disliked to leave the deceased alone in the house before the burial Date: 13-6-2013

    An individual died at about 6pm but among his last requests was tonot place him in a refrigerator. So should someone sleep beside him in the room or should we leave him alone? .. More

  • How to ascertain someone's death before burial Date: 10-6-2013

    how is accidental premature burrial prevented in Islam? .. More

  • Teaching the dead Laa Ilaaha Illa Allaah Date: 31-10-2011

    As i have asked you allot qustion and got Satisfaction reply by you I woul like to really Thankfull to you and for your Patience. Regarding my Question. I would like to ask you that Can dead person hear us or not?Can we suggest to dead person about Kalima Or Shahadat Allah?Can we Instruct to any dead person about KALIMA SHAHDAT AFTER PUTTING IN GRAVE?.. More

  • Ruling on people who die in toilet Date: 1-6-2011

    as salam alai kum, please advise whats the ruling on people who die in toilet....recently my father in law passed away in the toilet while sitting on toilet seat ...please advise and is there any thing to be perfom for his soul ..as we all know in toilet there is always iblis .... please advise soon as possible .. More

  • Died while his last words were Allaahu Akbar Date: 4-11-2010

    assalamu alaikum wara matullahi wa barakatoh. whoever dies while his last word was the kalima will enter parasise.... what about allahu akbar? if it is his last word then dies, does he also enter paradise with that word? thank u.. More

  • Umm ‘Atiyyah, may Allaah be pleased with her, seeking permission to wail Date: 30-8-2010

    How authentic is the Hadeeth in which a woman came to the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, to convert to Islam and he stipulated that she must cease the practice of wailing [over the dead]. When she told him that there was a woman who once ululated for her [dead] and she wanted to return the favor, he remained silent. Is there a Sharee’ah.. More