All posts tagged: Q&A

Q&A: The Resumption of Dialogue Between the Libyan Parties

Question: on Monday 23/11/2020, the dialogue in a second round between the Libyan parties resumed through video conference technology. It focused on the mechanisms for running for the new government and the Presidential Council. The first round was held on Sunday, 15/11/2020, and it was announced that an agreement had been reached on certain points, […]

Q&A: The Use of Animal Parts, Organs and Bones

Question: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, I noticed some shops selling rosaries/masabih necklaces, bracelets, etc. from animal bones. My question is about animals, is it permissible to use animal parts and organs? The Prophet ﷺ said: «من يرد الله به خيراً يفقهه في الدين» “The one for him Allah wills good (Khair), He grants […]

Q&A: Zakat on Honey and other Trading Merchandise

Questions: Question by Amel Ht‎‏: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, May Allah bless your efforts and make the Ummah benefit from you, our eminent Ameer, and support you with victory, empowerment, and make this in the scale of your good deeds, InshaAllah. I have a question if you allow me. My question: Is there […]

Q&A: The Principal “The Lesser of Two Evils or Lesser of the Two Harms”

Question: Assalamu Alaikum, our Sheikh. I have a question related to the two principles: “The Lesser of Two Evils or Lesser of the Two Harms”, quoted by many Dawah carriers and Islamic movements to participate in the legislative and presidential elections. Are they both Shariah principles? Did some of the jurists adopt them? What are […]

Q&A: The Events in Kyrgyzstan

Question: [“Earlier on Friday, the Kyrgyz Parliament approved the resignation of President Sooronbay Jeenbekov, and cancelled the state of emergency, which was declared a week ago in the capital, Bishkek…” (www.yenisafak.com/ar/,16/10/2020)]. The Kyrgyz capital has witnessed violent protests; protesters took control of government headquarters, demanding the dismissal of President Sooronbay Jeenbekov, who is loyal to […]

Q&A: Turkey-Greece Conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Question: On 8/10/2020, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu revealed that he had reached a new agreement between his country and Greece. The minister said in his statements, according to Turkey Now website: [“That he agreed with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias to conduct exploratory talks between the two countries. This came […]

Q&A: The Guidance (Al Huda) and the Misguidance (Al Dhalaal) in the Science of Usul Al-Fiqh

Question: Bismillahi Ar-Rahman Ar-Raheem, My question to our Sheikh; in the book of The Islamic Personality Vol. III, page 301 (Arabic edition) third line it states: The second: As for the branches, the failure to follow them is considered disobedience (fisq), and so it is not called guidance. I was told that the word “misguidance” […]

Q&A: Gold and Silver are the only Two Currencies the Islamic State Should Adopt

Question: Assalamu alaykom wa rahmatullah wa barakatuhu, May Allah (swt) bless and protect you our Shaykh… Question: Some thinkers in our country, Indonesia, refuse to return to the use of gold and silver currencies, and say that Shari’ah does not dictate that specific money be used, using the evidence that Umar ibn al-Khattab intended to […]

Q&A: Various Usul Al-Fiqh Issues

Question: Bismillahi Ar-Rahman Ar-Raheem, Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Subject: Questions in Usool AlFiqh First: It was mentioned in the book of The Islamic Personality vol. III, page 182 (Arabic edition) “The requirement denotation is that which the required matter in it is denoted from the meanings of the expressions by being a condition […]

Q&A: Ijmaa’ is a Hadith which the Sahaabah did not Narrate

Question: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Our Sheikh, may Allah open at your hands, may He accept your obedience, and hasten us with victory and empowerment. I have a question regarding inferring from the consensus (Ijmaa’) of the Sahaabah with evidence from the Qur’an and Sunnah; as came in the Islamic Personality, Volume III […]

Q&A: The ‘Idda (waiting period) of an Engaged Woman whose Husband Passed Away

Question of Malek Salem: My Sheikh, please allow me, a question please: the engaged woman, if her husband died, does she have a ‘Idda? Does she inherit her fiancé’? May Allah reward you the best of reward. Question of Abu Bakr Al-Fuqahaa’: May Allah reward our sheikh, is the ‘Idda observed after the consummation of […]

Q&A: The Political Developments in Iraq and Al-Kadhimi’s Role in Serving America

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Question: As is well known, Al-Kadhimi won the confidence of the pro-Iranian Parliament majority, even though he is accused by parties loyal to Iran and its men in Iraq of colluding with America in the Soleimani assassination, and some Iranian men describe him as America’s man. So does this mean that […]

Q&A: Takhreej (Extraction and Authentication) of the Hadith “Take the Gift as long as it is a Gift”

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, We ask Allah to grant you health and success in pleasing Allah (swt) and bring victory and empowerment and glory of the Deen by your hands Can you please give an extraction and authentication of this Hadith in terms of its correctness, strength, weakness, and using it as […]