Fatwas

  • Deep sleep probably invalidates Wudu'

    Question : Some people may fall asleep while engaged in Dhikr (Remembrance of Allah) in the Masjid (mosque) using Misbahah (counting beads).Do they have to perform Wudu’ (ablution) before the...

  • Certainty is not removed by doubt

    Question : If I perform Wudu’ (ablution) and then offer Maghrib (Sunset) Prayer and after a while the prescribed time of ‘Isha’ (Night) Prayer becomes due and I want to...

  • Breaking wind invalidates Wudu'

    Does breaking wind nullify Wudu’? Should a person perform Istinja’ (cleansing the private parts with water after urination or defecation) after it? Or is it sufficient to perform regular...

  • The bitter liquid vomited after eating or drinking

    Question : Concerning the bitter-tasting liquid that may regurgitate into the mouth after drinking or eating but is a little quantity that does not fill the mouth or may come...

  • Belly noise does not invalidate Wudu'

    If a person performs Wudu’ (ablution) and hears his stomach rumble, but does not pass wind from his back passage, what is the ruling on this? Does he still...

  • Allah creating all things in general

    I entered into a long discussion with a Muslim brother about who created evil. I told him that it is Allah (Exalted be He) who created evil as well...

  • The meaning of Tawhid-ul-Rububiyyah and Tawhid-ul-Uluhiyyah

    What is the meaning of Tawhid-ul-Rububiyyah and Tawhid-ul-Uluhiyyah? Answer: The meaning of Tawhid-ul-Rububiyyah (Oneness of Allah’s Lordship) is the ascription of all Acts of Allah (Glorified and Exalted be...

  • Eating With Fingers

    Is eating with one’s fingers a custom or a Sunnah (supererogatory act of worship following the example of the Prophet)? Answer: Eating with one’s fingers or using...