27 Muharram 1438
New issues and studies
Muslims around the world
Faith & Creed
Society & Family
A mistake in the marriage contract
If the case is as mentioned in the question, the second marriage conducted by virtue of an official document on 20 April 2004 is valid and is not affected by the non-documentation of the previous marriage in the marriage ...
How are the long chapters of the Qur`an arranged?
The arrangement of the Qur`anic verses is part of the revelation of the Qur`an. Indeed the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) received revelations of different surahs during the same period. None of these were com ...
Why Muslims are connecting the testimony of God's unity with the messengership of Prophet Muhammad?
The meaning of connecting “There is no god but God,” and “Muhammad is the Messenger of God,” is to make clear the accepted manner of worship. The phrase, “There is no god but God,” mea ...
Did Islam force Christians to pay jizyah to spare their lives?
Buraidah al-Aslami narrated that when the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him and his family) appointed a leader for an army or military expedition, he (pbuh) would commend him he and the rest of the army ...
Unethical conduct of employees
1-If the case is as mentioned in the question, the conduct of these employees is unlawful because it involves: • Lying to customers and wrongfully consuming their money. • Defaming and causing competitive h ...
Profit Sharing and Specifying Investment Rate
Mudarabah [En. Profit sharing] is legal in Islamic law - This type of contract is called mudarabah in Islamic law. There is no objection if the agreement between the investor and his partners states that he must pro ...
Designating Saturdays as a weekly holiday
Legal ruling It is legally established that the actions of a ruler are contingent upon the interests of the people; he is entitled to restrict the permissible. Holidays and designating certain days for them are a ...
Purchasing an apartment through a bank
In our present times, new transactions such as purchasing an apartment through a bank, have appeared. The buyer makes a down payment and the bank pays the rest of the price on his behalf ...
Following the motions of the imam through a loudspeaker
Fasting in countries where the nights are short
The translated fatawa are not a literal translation of the original Arabic texts. Rather, they might be restricted to the rendering of the overall content and meaning of the most important and unequivocal citations from the traditional sources. Please proceed to the Arabic texts for the complete version of the fatawa.