Does pre-seminal fluid (madhī) break one’s fast and require Qadā: Shaikh Ibn ‘Uthaimeen

Question: Does the release of madhī (pre-seminal fluid) during the month of Ramadān necessitate making up the fast if its release is due to desire? … Continue reading

“There is no compulsion in Religion, guidance is distinct from falsehood”: Islamic view on forced conversions: Ibn Kathīr, At-Tabarī and others.

Allah, the Most High, stated: “There is no compulsion in religion. Verily, guidance has become distinct from falsehood. Whoever disbelieves in the false deities and believes … Continue reading

Pregnant and breastfeeding women: Make up the missed fasts or feed a poor person for each day?

The scholars have differed as to whether a woman who missed fasts due to her pregnancy or due to breastfeeding should make up the days … Continue reading

Giving Zakāh to one’s brother, or sister, or uncle, or aunt who are poor: Shaikh Ibn Bāz 

Shaikh Abdul-‘Azīz Ibn Bāz (rahimahullāh) said: “There is no harm in a man or woman giving their Zakāh to a blood brother or sister who … Continue reading

Important Ramadān, Fasting and Moonsighting questions to the Scholar, the Sheikh, Dr Sālih Al-Fawzān

Source: Sharh Akhsar Al-Mukhtasarāt fil-Fiqhi ‘alā Madhhab Al-Imām Ahmad Ibn Hanbal, explanation of Shaikh Al-Fawzān; Audio part 24, dated: 1428AH/2/16. The following is a series a questions and … Continue reading

Important Zakāt questions to the Scholar and Mujtahid, Shaikh Dr Sālih Al-Fawzān

Source: Sharh Akhsar Al-Mukhtasarāt fil-Fiqhi ‘alā Madhhab Al-Imām Ahmad Ibn Hanbal, explanation of Shaikh Al-Fawzān; Audio part 24, dated: 1428AH/2/16. The following is a series a questions and … Continue reading

Miscarriage of a foetus and the rulings related to the mother and child: Ibn Bāz and Ibn Uthaimeen.

حكم الجنين إذا سقط قبل الشهر الرابع Question: I was pregnant – then during the third month and a week, I miscarried. I don’t know which stage the … Continue reading

Young men who wear bracelets and strings on their wrists: Shaikh Sālih Al-Fawzān

Shaikh Sālih Al-Fawzān: Young men who wear bracelets and strings around their wrists? Answer: This is harām for males, it is imitation of women. The wearing … Continue reading

‛Āshoorā’: Is it disliked to single out the 10th day of Muharram for fasting on its own? By Ibn ‛Uthaimeen.

Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Sālih Al-‛Uthaimeen () was asked: “Is it disliked to single out the 10th of Muharram* for fasting?” He replied: “Some scholars have said: It is … Continue reading

Reproductive Cloning – Islamic views on ‘creation’ of an identical copy of an organism (Ethics 1.9)

Reproductive Cloning Reproductive cloning is the ‘creation’ of an identical copy of an organism, which could be an animal, a plant, or possibly even a … Continue reading