Wearing a Copper/Brass Bracelet for Curing Rheumatism – Imam Ibn Baz

Ibn Baz Fatwas - (Part No. 1; Page No. 206,207) Copper bracelets [1] [1]This is another answer to a question about copper bracelets made to cure rheumatism From `Abdul-`Aziz ibn `Abdullah ibn Baz to my honorable brother, may Allah safeguard you. As-salamu `alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh (May Allah's Peace, Mercy, and Blessings be upon you). I …

Averting Ghamm (Grief) and Hamm (Worry) – Imam Ibn al-Jawzi

Ghamm Occurs Due To Misfortunes that happened in the past while hamm occurs due to an expected misfortune in the future. When someone has the feeling of grief in regard to his past sins, his grief will benefit him, because he is rewarded for it. Whoever worries about a good deed he wishes to do, his …

How should the Sick person Purify Himself? – Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen

1. The Sick person is required to purify himself with water, performing ablution from minor impurity and Ghusl from major impurity. 2. If he is unable to purify himself using water, due to weakness or fear of increasing his illness, or delaying his recovery, then he may perform Tayammum. 3. The way to perform Tayammum …

Rulings on Purification for the Sick – Shaykh Ibn Baz

All praise be to Allaah, the Lords of the Worlds, and may peace and blessings of Allaah be upon the noblest of the Prophets and Messengers, our Prophet, Muhammad and upon all his family and Companions. As for what follows: Verily, Allaah, the Most Glorified, Most High has legislated purification for every prayer, because the …

Treatment for Psychological Depressions and Disorders – Permanent Committee

 Fatwa no. 3828 Q: I am a Muslim woman in my twenties. I was married about a year and a half ago and thanks to Allah, I had a baby six months ago delivered naturally. A week after delivery, I began to suffer from severe depression, which had never happened to me before. I lost …

How Allaah Ta’ala Regards Disability ? – Shaykh al-Albaani

By The Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasiruddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya The Shaykh was asked: ‘A woman went to the hospital and the doctors aborted her four month old fetus, with the argument that the woman had German Measles or measles and if we did not abort it, it would have come out …

Seeking Treatment for an Illness by Giving Charity

Compiled & Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – From Abu Umamah -Radi Allaahu anhu- who said: the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘Treat your sick by giving Sadaqah (charity).’ [Collected in Saheeh al-Jamia’ No. 3358 & declared Hasan by Albaani] 2 – From Ubadah bin Saamitt who said I heard the …

Undesirability of Reviling Fever

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 322 Undesirability of Reviling Fever 1726. Jabir (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) visited Umm Sa'ib (or Umm Musaiyyab) and asked her, "What ails you O Umm Sa'ib (or Umm Musaiyyab)? You are shivering.'' She replied: "It is a fever, may Allah …

Supplication for the Sick

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 145 Supplication for the Sick 901. `Aishah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: When a person complained to the Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) about an ailment or suffered from a sore or a wound, the Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) would touch the ground with his forefinger and then …

Recommendation of Inquiring the Family Members of the Patient about hisCondition

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 146 Recommendation of Inquiring the Family Members of the Patient about his Condition 910. Ibn `Abbas (May Allah be pleased with them) reported: When `Ali (May Allah be pleased with him) came out after visiting the Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) during his last illness, the people asked: "How …

Supplication when one is disappointed about his Life

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 147 Supplication when one is disappointed about his Life 911. `Aishah (May Allah be pleased with her) reported: While the Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) was reclining against me (during his last illness) I heard him saying: "Allahumma-ghfir li, warhamni, wa alhiqni bir Rafiqil-A`la (O Allah, forgive me, bestow Your Mercy …

Sahih Bukhari : Book 71: Medicine

Translation of Sahih Bukhari, Book 71: Medicine Volume 7, Book 71, Number 582: Narrated Abu Huraira: The Prophet said, "There is no disease that Allah has created, except that He also has created its treatment." Volume 7, Book 71, Number 583: Narrated Rubai bint Mu'adh bin Afra: We used to go for Military expeditions along …

* Sahih Bukhari : Book 70: Patients

Translation of Sahih Bukhari, Book 70: Patients Volume 7, Book 70, Number 544: Narrated 'Aisha: (the wife of the Prophet) Allah's Apostle said, "No calamity befalls a Muslim but that Allah expiates some of his sins because of it, even though it were the prick he receives from a thorn." Volume 7, Book 70, Number …

The Ruling on a Sick or Traveling Person Fasting : Imaam ibn Al-‘Uthaimeen

Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al-'Uthaimeen Fusool fis-Siyaam wat-Taraaweeh waz-Zakaat [Upcoming E-Book] Al-Ibaanah.com Lesson Three: The Ruling on a Sick or Traveling Person Fasting Allaah, the Most High, says: And whoever amongst you is sick or on a journey, then (he may make up) the same amount of missed days on other days. Allaah wants ease …

Ruling about life and property insurance : Ibn Baz

 Question: What is the ruling on Insurance, wether it be life insurance or property insurance? Answer: Insuring one's life and property is forbidden; it is not permissible due to the fact that Al-Gharar (Uncertainty, Risk or Speculation) and usury are involved therein. And Allah - the Almighty the All-Powerful - has forbidden all types of …

The Ruling Concerning Performing a Cesarean Section – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

The Ruling Concerning Performing a Cesarean Section This issue occurs in one of four situations: [1] That the mother is alive and the baby is alive:  In which case it is not permissible to do any surgical operation except under necessity such as when delivery becomes difficult, etc.  This is because it is not permissible …

Incantations and Amulets with Quranic Ayahs – Permanent Committee

Question: There are some people who write amulets for sick, insane, and psychiatric patients including in them parts of the Qurýan and Sunnah we never vouch for the sound creed of such people. We advised them against doing so, but they refused to listen, saying: We write only what is in the Book of Allaah …