Permanent Committee – alifta


Repaying a debt in the same currency no matter whether its value increases or decreases

Browse by Volume Number > Group 1 > Volume 13: Transactions 1 > Buyu` > Payment of the price > Repaying a debt in the same currency no matter whether its value increases or decrease Question: I borrowed 20,000 Pakistani Rupees, which were worth 7,000 Saudi Riyals at that time, from my brother. I now want to settle my debt, but the debt of(…)

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The so-called Salat Al-Fatih – The Permanent Committee for Scholarly Research and Ifta

Q 5: The Al-Tijaniyyah sect has their own supplication called Salat Al-Fatih, which they consider to be better than reciting the Qur’an. Is this true? Moreover, on Friday before Maghrib (Sunset) Salah and after Subh (Dawn) Salah, they circle around a piece of cloth on which, they claim, the Prophet (peace be upon him) and(…)

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Celebrating ‘Eid ul-Hubb (Holiday of Love, or Valentine’s Day) – Shaykh Muhammad Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen & Permanent Committee

 Celebrating ‘Eid ul-Hubb (Holiday of Love, or Valentine’s Day) Shaykh Muhammad Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah) Question: In the recent times there has spread the celebrating of ‘Eid ul-Hubb (Valentine’s Day) – particularly among the female students. And it is a holiday from the holidays of the Christians, and the clothing will be completely in red garments(…)

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Beware of Pokemon game, which involves many religious violations, including (Shirk) polytheism and gambling

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma ba’d Here is a fatwa from the Permanent Committee regarding the game, Pokemon. In the question, many evils of the game including its references to the Shinto religion is mentioned: a- The six-pointed star: You rarely find a card that does not contain such a star.(…)

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The One That Takes From His Beard is Not a Student of Knowledge – Shaykh Salih Al-Fawzaan

As Salaamu Alaikum The questioner says: It has spread amongst the students of knowledge, i.e. the taking (of hair) from ones beard, so some advice is desired. Ash-Shaykh Al-`Allaamah Salih Al-Fawzaan: They are not students of knowledge nor scholars, the ones that take (hair) from the beard are not students of knowledge, the students of(…)

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Evil Omens and pessimistic about one’s house – Fatwas of Nur `Ala Al-Darb

Fatwas of Nur `Ala Al-Darb Q: There are some people who have a house. They were in prosperity. Then, adversities inflicted them in this house until they were pessimistic and sold it. Some of the events that inflicted them in this house were temptations and suicide of some of the family members. Is this a(…)

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Ruqyah (Reciting Qur’an and Saying Supplications Over The Sick Seeking Healing) – Way Of Doing It – Permanent Committee

Reciting Surah Al-Ikhlas, Al-Mu`awwidhatayn, and Al-Fatihah as a cure for illness Fatwa no. 446 : Q: Is it lawful or not to recite Surah Al-Ikhlas, Al- Mu‘awwidhatayn (Surahs Al-Falaq and Al-Nas) and Al-Fatihah for the purpose of seeking healing? Did the Messenger (peace be upon him) or the Salaf (righteous predecessors) do so? Please, enlighten(…)

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Adopting Children in Islam – The Pemanent Committee, Fataawa Islaamiyyah

Question : All praise be to Allah and may blessings and peace be upon the Messenger , his family and companions. To commence : The Permanent Committee for Islaamic Research and deliverance of legal rulings has looked into the question posed by the Executive secretary of the Punjabi assembly for the welfare of children to(…)

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