Fatwas


Ruling on missing the Fajr prayer due to practicing masturbation

I have neglected offering the Fajr (Dawn) Prayer at its due time for five times because of practicing masturbation, which brings about a feeling of laziness after which I...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on masturbation to prove the need to marry

I am a fifty year old man who does not have enough money to marry. However, I have married three times before but none of my marriages succeeded. I...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on masturbation during Ramadan

I am a young man in the habit of masturbating. I masturbated on one of the days of Ramadan. What should I do to expiate for my sin...

Muharram 10, 1442 // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on masturbation by means of pressing the prostate area

I would like to know the Islamic ruling on intentional rubbing of the prostate gland to discharge Maniy (sperm), as I always do this. Can this practice fall under...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Is having a wet dream similar to masturbation?

Repeated lustful thoughts may preoccupy a person’s mind thus driving them to discharge Maniy (sperm) as a result of being sexually aroused. Does this fall under the prohibited masturbation?...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Comparison between masturbation and looking at women

It is known that masturbation which is especially practiced among young men, is Haram (prohibited) in Islam. A person who has recently observed Salah (Prayer) is practicing this bad...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

The Ayahs that state the prohibited immoral sexual practices

What are the Ayahs (Qur’anic verses) that prohibit immoral sexual practices commonly spread in some countries? Answer: The Ayah that prohibits sodomy and masturbation, which is known as “the...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Administering the Hadd to the masturbator

Due to the high expenses of marriage, some youth resort to masturbation; what is the ruling on this? Will such a person be an adulterer and is there any...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on a wife practicing Qadhf with her husband

Is it permissible for a woman to accuse her husband of adultery when she sees any signs of it and what if she can not prove it, should she...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Qadhf of the wife

Due to a quarrel between someone and his wife, he insulted her with obscene language as he said to her: “O adulteress.” He claims that this word has come...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on following Malik in religious rulings as he derived them

What is the ruling on a person who strictly follows the Ijtihad (juristic effort to infer expert legal rulings) of Imam Malik, and not sticking to the exact ruling...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on acting in accordance with Imam Malik's School of Jurisprudence

A certain person strictly follows and urges others to follow the Madh-hab (School of Jurisprudence) of Imam Malik. He argues that: We are not qualified to examine evidence...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Lesbianism and its Hadd

What is the meaning of lesbianism? Is there any punishment for it? Answer: Lesbianism stands for homosexuality between females. It is forbidden and those who commit it have to...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Suing the one who does Qadhf

If a Muslim does Qadhf (falsely accusing a chaste person of involvement in prohibited sexual relations) against his Muslim brother saying: “You are an adulterer” without any shyness, is...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on sodomy and the effect on illegitimate children

A Muslim man had sodomy with a boy under the age of puberty with the boy’s consent and without any coercion; what is the ruling on both of them?...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on lesbianism

What is the ruling on lesbianism and masturbation? Answer: Lesbianism is Haram (prohibited), and is a major sin because it is an act that contradicts the Ayahs (Qur’anic verses):...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on intending to commit sodomy

I intended many times to practice sodomy, but I did not. Allah, all praise and thank are due to Him, has protected me against this heinous crime. After repenting,...

Muharram 10, 1442 AH // Aug 29, 2020

Ruling on wearing something bearing a cross while praying

What is your opinion concerning performing Salah (Prayer) while wearing a watch that has the sign of the cross on it? Is this permissible, or not? Answer: It is...

Muharram 9, 1442 AH // Aug 28, 2020

Should all the Salahs prayed after a forgotten Salah be repeated when this Salah is remembered?

What is the ruling on a person who forgets, or is asleep at the time of one of the Five Obligatory Daily Prayers, such as the Fajr (Dawn) Prayer,...

Muharram 9, 1442 AH // Aug 28, 2020

Salah of a person who drinks intoxicants

What is the ruling on a person who drinks Khamr (intoxicants) at night and offers Salah (Prayer) during the day? As Salah should prevent a person from committing immoral...

Muharram 9, 1442 AH // Aug 28, 2020