Is It Permissible to Play Chess?

Fatwa ID: 02659 Answered by: Aalimah Sabrina Saidova Question: Assalamu alaikum, I know that according to the Hanafi Mazhab playing chess is prohibited and there are various ahadith to support their verdict whereas ...

Existence of dinosaurs and aliens

Fatwa ID: 02631 Answered by: Ustaadha Bint Salih Question What is the Islamic view regarding the existence of dinosaurs and aliens? Answer There is a possibility that dinosaurs did exist. However, Islam neither nega...

Evil thoughts

Fatwa ID: 02629 Answered by: Molana Eunus Ali​ Question Asak. I am facing a very unique kind of problem. I stay alone at home in a foreign country. My husband is at work most of the time. I get negative thoughts all...

Evil thoughts about blasphemy

Fatwa ID: 02628 Answered by: Ustadha Sabrina Saidova Question God has forgiven my ummah whatever crosses their mind as long as they don't speak or act upon it. Does this mean that we are free to think about and ...

Is clapping allowed in Islam

Fatwa ID: 02621 Answered by: Maulana Maruf Ahmed Question Is clapping (as a way of applauding) allowed in Islam Answer According to the majority of scholars, it is disliked to clap and should be avoided, as it may a...

Ruling on Masturbation

Fatwa ID: 02610 Answered by: Molana Eunus Ali Question Assalaam Alaikum, 1. Is masturbation allowed in Islam? 2. I have read that masturbation causes memory and eyes to become weak etc....

Ruling of keeping a beard

Fatwa ID: 02607 Answered by: Maulana Imran Mughal Question Assalamualaikum. Hope you are well? I just wanted to ask about the ruling of the beard. Specifically the neck area. I have heard that the hair under the Ada...