Questions regarding Blood Transfer (Blood Transfusion) / Blood Donation – alifta

Ruling on blood donation Q 43: What is the ruling on blood donation? [1] A: There is no wrong in doing so, especially at times of necessity and need. [1] Published by Al-`Arabiyyah Magazine, Rajab, 1420 A.H. Fatwas of Ibn Baz>Volume 20>Chapter on Gifts and Grants http://alifta.net/Fatawa/FatawaChapters.aspx?languagename=en&View=Page&PageID=3891&PageNo=1&BookID=14 What is the ruling on non-Muslims donating blood …

Sujud-ul-Tilawah (Prostration of Recitation)

The following Question and Answers are extracted from the Fatwa from The Permanent Commitee ( Link Here) & Fatwa of Ibn Baz.. Download the PDF of these Fatawa Here What is the ruling on Sujud-ul-Tilawah (Prostration of Recitation)? Sujud-ul-Tilawah is an act of Sunnah. When someone is reciting the Qur'an and does Sujud-ul-Tilawah (Prostration of Recitation), should …

Priority to make up for missed days of Ramadan over fasting the six days of Shawwal – alifta

Fatwas > Shawwal Fatwas > Priority to make up for missed days of Ramadan over fasting the six days of Shawwal It is prescribed to give priority to make up for missed days of Ramadan over fasting the six days of Shawwal Q: Is it permissible to observe Sawm (Fasting) for six days in Shawwal …

Must the six days of Shawwal be fasted directly after Eid day? – Permanent Committee

The fourth question of Fatwa no. 3475 Q 4: Should the voluntary Sawm (Fast) of the six days of Shawwal be observed directly after Ramadan, following the day of `Eid-ul-Fitr (the Festival of Breaking the Fast), or is it permissible to start observing it several days after `Eid-ul-Fitr, during the month of Shawwal? A: It …

Is it permissible for a woman to have the right to divorce? – Fatwas of the Permanent Committee

Fatwas of the Permanent Committee Browse by Volume Number > Group 1 > Volume 20: Divorce > Wisdom behind granting the right to initiate Talaq to men > Is it permissible for a woman to have the right to divorce? Fatwa no. 5245 Q: Many people from neighboring countries ask me about the issue of …

Ruling on Muslims’ following the Kafir (disbelievers) in their Special occasions, propagating and celebrating them – Alifta

Statement from the Permanent Committee for Scholarly Research and Ifta’ concerning the ruling on celebrating the Gregorian Year 2000 and related issues All praise be to Allah, Alone, and peace and blessings be upon the Last of the Prophets. .. The questioners have asked about the ruling on dedicating attention to the Gregorian millennium, celebrating …

Ruling on the Call for Rapprochement between Religions (Islam – Christianity – Judaism) – alifta

The second question of Fatwa no. 7807 Q 2: Is the call for rapprochement between religions (Islam - Christianity - Judaism) a legitimate one? Is it permissible for a Muslim believer to support it? I heard that this is done by some scholars in Al-Az-har and other Islamic institutions. Is the call for rapprochement betweenAhl-ul-Sunnah …

Wiping the Face with the Hands After Du’a – alifta

Fatwa no. 2396 Q: Some callers to Allah (Exalted be He) told us that a Muslim should not wipe over his face after making Du`a' (supplication), because this is a form of Bid`ah (innovation in religion), as they say. They further say that if the Mu'adhin (caller to Prayer) says while performing Iqamah (call to …

Ud-hiyah (Sacrificial Animal offered by Non-Pilgrims) on behalf of the Dead – Permanent Committee

The second question of Fatwa no. 1474 Q2: Is it permissible for a person to offer an Ud-hiyah (sacrificial animal offered by non-pilgrims) on behalf of a dead person? A: All Muslims have agreed upon its permissibility. So, it is permissible to offer Ud-hiyah on behalf of a dead person because of the generality of …

The Correct Creed Regarding Karaamaat and Miracles (Mujizat ) – Dr. Saleh As-Saleh [Audio|En]

– [Alternative Download Link] Posted from : Audio Series :  The Correct Creed – Based upon the book of Shaykh al Burjiss -- Karamat-ul-Awliya’ The fourth question of Fatwa no. 9027 - http://alifta.com Q 4: Do the Awliya' (pious people) perform Karamahs (extraordinary events caused by Allah for or through a pious person)? Can they change …

Salah at workplace despite a nearby Masjid – Permanent Committee for Scholarly Research and Ifta’

Q: An employee works at a company surrounded by more than three Masjids (mosques). He always offers Salah (Prayer) at the Masjid, but his colleagues offer it in the company. They urge him to join them rather than go to the Masjid. Some Muslim brothers advised him to offer Salah with them to preach and …

Al-Fajr-ul-Kadhib (false dawn) and Al-Fajr-ul-Sadiq (true dawn) – Dr Saleh as Saleh [Short Clip|English]

The first question of Fatwa no. 10666 Q 1: What is meant by Al-Fajr-ul-Kadhib (false dawn) and Al-Fajr-ul-Sadiq (true dawn)? According to which one of them do we offer Salah (Prayer)? How can we calculate the time of Al-Fajr-ul-Sadiq? A: Al-Fajr-ul-Kadhib appears as a rectangle in the sky from the top to the bottom of …

Ahmad Deedat’s “Al-Qur’an the Miracle of Miracles” Number 19 study – Al-Batiniyyah Al-Baha’iyyah

Fatwas of the Permanent Committee>Group 2>Volume 2: `Aqidah>The Sects>Ahmad Deedat's "Al-Qur'an the Miracle of Miracles" Fatwa no. 19040 Q: Ahmad Deedat said in his book "Al-Qur'an the Miracle of Miracles" that Qur'an includes many references to the number 19 and its multiplications. He gave many examples and here are some of them:  - The word …

Attending Mushriks’ Weddings & Funerals – Fatwas of the Permanent Committee

Q 5: Is it permissible for a Muslim who believes in one God to participate in the wedding ceremonies of Mushriks (those who associate others with Allah in His Divinity or worship), and help them arrange such ceremonies on account of a blood or marriage relationship, or the like? Also, is it permissible to attend …

Daily horoscope in newspapers – The Permanent Committee

Fatwa no. 17727 Q: Some Arab newspapers and magazines dedicate pages to the horoscope, talking about zodiac signs such as Aries, Taurus, Gemini and others. They claim that people born under these signs will probably be moody because the zodiac conflicts a lot during this period. There are many things written in these pages, a …

The Imam Supplicates After the Prayer and the Followers say “Ameen” – Permanent Committee

Q 5: Is it permissible for the Imam to perform Du`a' (supplication to Allah) after performing the prescribed prayer while all the people are still present? A: Acts of worship are Tawqifiy (bound by a religious text and not amenable to personal opinion). Therefore, it is not legally permitted to say that this act of …

Can I use the Credit Card, if I duly pay the Bills without Paying Interest (Riba) ?

The first question of Fatwa no. 7425 Q 1: There is a card which facilitates financial transactions in Western countries, as it helps a person to do without carrying cash with them. A person can purchase any goods they want with this card, then at the end of each month they receive a bill with …

Experiencing Istihadah during the daytime in Ramadan – Permanent Committee

The second question of Fatwa no. 6495 Q: What is the ruling on the blood that comes out of a woman outside the menstrual or post-partum period? Should she make up later for the days in which she experiences such blood during the daytime of Ramadan?  A: All praise be to Allah Alone, and peace …

Zakah is calculated according to the Hijri calendar – Permanent Commitee

Fatwa : 19665 Q : Should the Hawl (one lunar year calculated from the time a property reaches the minimum amount upon which Zakah is due) for the Zakah (obligatory charity) on money and commercial commodities be considered according to the Hijri (lunar) year or the Gregorian solar year, as there is a difference of …

Sha’ban Fatwas – alifta

Source: alifta.net Knowing the first day of Sha‘ban The Hadith: “Rajab is the Month of Allah and Sha‘ban is my month” Sha‘ban, an overlooked month Slaughtering a sacrifice in Sha‘ban Missed fasts must be made up for before the next Ramadan Ruling on fasting in Muharram, Sha‘ban, and the Ten Days of Dhul-Hijjah Visits made …