5492 fatwas

  • Polygyny in Islam Date: 3-1-2001

    Is it possible for Muslim men to marry more than one and up to four wives without any reason? .. More

  • Divorced Woman Prevented from Remarrying by Her Parents Date: 2-1-2001

    Can a divorced woman with a child get married without the consent of her parents? What is the ruling when the parents object and prevent their divorced daughter (after the Iddah period) from getting married to one whom she likes? Are there any virtues of a girl marrying a man who has embraced Islam? What is the ruling of marrying a person whom you have.. More

  • Muslim women working with men to help parents Date: 1-1-2001

    My question is about the Muslim woman and work in a society where people have lost their faith and where there's a lot of corruption. I'm afraid of the "fitna" and I've choosen to stay at home, but my parents want me to work in order to help them. We are not very poor, but my father has a lot of debts. I don't wear the "nikab", only hair-scarf. When.. More

  • An Adulterer Marrying a Chaste Woman Date: 1-1-2001

    Is it right for the one who commited ZINNA to get married to a girl who has not commited ZINNA? .. More

  • Reason Why Muslim Women Cover their Body and Hair Date: 1-1-2001

    What is the reason Muslim ladies need to cover the body and hair? .. More

  • Status of women in Islam Date: 1-1-2001

    Is it true that Prophet Muhammad said that women are short of mentality? If yes, explain this point of view, because I have been talking with someone who thinks that Islam does not respect women. .. More

  • Wearing Hijab in USA Date: 1-1-2001

    I live in USA in a small town; I can't go to school or work because of my Hijab. Can I remove my hair cover?.. More

  • Muslim Woman Uncovering before Christian Woman Date: 1-1-2001

    Is it possible for a Muslim woman to take of her scarf (Hijab) in front of Christian women? .. More

  • Muslim man living away from his wife for one year Date: 1-1-2001

    How does Islam support the living of a man away from his wife for one year; these rules are applied in the K.S.A?... More

  • Messy Wife Wants To Delay Having another Child Date: 1-1-2001

    I am a messy housewife. I clean things, but am very disorganized. I have a 5 month-old baby and want to know if it was OK to use condoms to prevent having another child because of my inability to take care of the house. Thank you. .. More

  • New born child Date: 1-1-2001

    My question is about the sunan for a new born child. "Abu Burdah reported from Abu Musa, who said: `I had a new-born baby; I took him to the Prophet Muhammad, upon him be peace and blessings, who called him Ibrahim. The Prophet chewed a date then he took it and rubbed the inside of the baby's mouth with it.' I've heard that it's not necessary to do.. More

  • Sex before Marriage and Reconstructing Hymen Date: 1-1-2001

    Assalamu Alaikum, I have been having such a hard time in finding someone to help me out in answering my questions, but, Alhamdu lillah, a friend recommended your site and I will, Insha Allah, finally be at rest with answers and, Insha Allah, be able to change my life for the best. I am a Muslim girl, 25 years old. I spent my adolescence and adult life.. More

  • Who is homosexual? Date: 26-12-2000

    Dear brother I want to know what is a homosexual? Is the man whose sex is changed or the person who do bad evil thing (zinha) with his hand? .. More

  • Father using daughter's dowry or children's income Date: 26-12-2000

    Can the father take some of his daughter's Mahar money and use it for his wedding party? Can the father take some of his kid's income if needed? .. More

  • Ceremony Performed Before Birth of First Child Date: 21-12-2000

    It has been a practice in my place, that the first delivery of a woman should be in his parents' home to which I have no objection as it is not way contrary to Islam to my knowledge. They usually send the wife to her mother's house after 7 months. Before she is sent they do a kind of ceremony called Satwasa, which I feel is a practice of Hindus. I.. More