569 fatwas

  • She Suffers From Whispers about Divorce Date: 19-4-2018

    This is a follow up question 2696774 to my previous question which I am waiting for the response. If someone talks hypothetically about divorce using the pronouns I and you while referring to a hypothetical couple for the purpose of explaining divorce, What is the ruling on that type of scenario. Jazakallah for your help. .. More

  • Overcome by Waswaas and Imaginations Date: 5-4-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum,I have suffered from severe waswaas in the past.I have often felt unhappy and unsatisfied in my life. Although I have been blessed with so much by Allah swt.Sometimes my imagination runs wild and I fantasize about how my life would be if I had made different choices in my life. In my mind I see all these different scenarios playing.. More

  • This Is Nothing but Whispers Date: 28-3-2018

    I sometimes think/say a particular thing is not mentioned in Quran. Then I doubt what if it is in the Quran. So afterwards I get scared and say my shahadah that what if it is in the Quran and I've denied it. If that particular thing really is not mentioned in the Quran, would I be doing kufr since I might have added something in the Quran? Or is it.. More

  • Satan Whispers to Him that He Is Showing Off Date: 26-3-2018

    Salaam ‘Alaykum.Respected Mashaaykh, what should a muwaswis (person suffering from waswasah (devilish whispering)) do if whenever he tries to do an act of worship sincerely for Allaah, the Shaytaan comes to him and says that the ‘ibaadah (act of worship) is for the person/people or that the person/people are watching him or the Shaytaan always reminds.. More

  • Severe Whispers about Impurity Date: 26-3-2018

    Salaam,After I urinated and cleaned, I was going to the shower and noticed that there was sticky liquid which was mazi, I am strong doubts on whether any drops have fallen on the floor and before I could wash, the impurities transfers on to shoes, the hair on the floor and other places in the house before I could vaccum. I feel like I have become OCD.. More

  • Whispers about Hadeeth Terminology Date: 4-3-2018

    Scholars, I have some OCD regarding Hadith which have been bothering me. First, can we call hadiths: prophetic sayings? As well, is it correct to say something such as a "hadith from the prophet?" Is it wrong and changes the meaning of hadith? .. More

  • Affected with Whispers and Asks So Many Questions Date: 22-2-2018

    Assalamu-Aleykoom, I bought a bucket a while back and left it in the corner of my room. A few months ago I discovered there were ants in there who had either fallen in or climbed in and weren't able to get out, many were dead and others were probably dying of starvation. I decided to ignore it because it wasn't my fault they were in there. I was thinking.. More

  • Affected with Whispers Date: 22-2-2018

    I’m having confusion, as I have gotten waswas form the Shaytan to tell me that what if Allah was created and Allah is all powerful in our realm but the creator is even more powerful? It really pains me very much to right such a question as I feel it’s extremely ignorant but it is currently troubling me and I don’t know how to deal with it. .. More

  • Quitting smoking with nicotine gum and pills Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My friend wants to quit smoking, so he started taking nicotine gum and nicotine pills to lower the needs of smoking. Is that allowed as he is trying to quit? .. More

  • Taking medicinal marijuana to ease pain of fibromyalgia Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. My mother has been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and has been suffering from this condition for years now. She has been taking painkillers to ease the pain, but the constant use of painkillers is unfortunately destroying her organs, and she now has a stomach ulcer from the constant use of painkillers. Without it, however, she.. More

  • No artificial womb can replace woman's womb Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Sir, there is a thing called parturient pod ... an artificial womb of which they claim that babies can grow into by providing them with nutritions. Please, I am getting confused and am really damn sure that this cannot happen because the power of that is only with Allah. Nobody can do this thing except Him. Please guide me a little.. More

  • Dealing with continuous Waswasah Date: 3-1-2018

    Dear Brothers in Islam, assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. I request your clarification on the following: 1. How do you deal with Waswasah (devilish whisperings/obsessive doubts) which continually disturb a person during ablution and prayer/recitation of Quran and other daily activities by generating disgusting thoughts? 2.The.. More

  • Using product to strengthen vaginal muscles Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum! There is a product that women use to strengthen the muscles around the vagina and pelvic floor due to urinary problems or after childbirth. It is also recomended to use it in general as exercise for the vagina and pelvic floor, which may, for example, be good for one when giving birth, for one's health, and much more. The product.. More

  • Doubting having impurity on clothes as result of OCD Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I often put some toilet paper on my private part to prevent urine and Madhy (pre-seminal fluid) from getting in my clothes. However, some urine passed and left that paper wet, and it was torn into little pieces while I was moving. I fear that while taking my clothes off, some pieces with impurity on them got on my floor. At the end.. More

  • Having thoughts that sun revolves around earth Date: 1-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I experience thoughts which tell me that according to Islam, the Sun revolves around Earth. I try to expel these thoughts; sometimes I succeed, and sometimes these thoughts overpower me. I have been experiencing these thoughts for nearly three and a half years. I want to get rid of these thoughts, but I am unable to do so. I hope.. More