Lawful & Unlawful

19th May 2021   Question: I am aware we can keep dogs only as guard dogs only, but can you explain for me as to why we (as Muslims) cannot keep them as pets inside
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7th December 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is one allowed to use CBD in infused skincare products or as drinking?   الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In the name of Allāh, the
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                     9th September 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: I have had a bank account and since a young age we received a lot of interest money which has reached to around
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13th August 2020   Question: What is the ruling on Shellac? Is it Halāl for consumption or not?   الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful  
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17th June 2020   Question: There is a Hadīth that was circulated that those who play dice have indeed disobeyed Allāh. Kindly elaborate on whether this is true or not and if playing a board
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9th June 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Are men allowed to wear rings other than silver eg. metal or steel, if not is their namaz accepted whilst wearing such a ring,
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26th February 2020   السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is using foot cream or any other cosmetics which contains Urea permissible? Urea contains traces of urine so if not permissible then what
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16th February 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: I use a fabric conditioner and I discovered it contains an ingredient called tallow. Upon contacting Unilever, a major company that deals with cosmetic
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16th February 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is it permissible to accept gifts from Non-Muslims? الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful  
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23rd January 2020 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: I am a 38 year old woman and been married for two years but not been able to conceive in that time. After undergoing
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15th July 2019 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question:  The Hadith prohibiting tattoos specifies women and not men. What is the evidence to suggest that tattoos are impermissible for men?   الجواب حامداً و
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                    13th July 2018   السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is it permissible to drink cough medicine containing ethanol alcohol? Is the ruling the same if found in other products like cosmetic
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25th November 2017 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: In the Hanafi madhab is permissible to engage in sports to pass time, or for leisure? Providing the satr is covered, deeni responsibilities are
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28th April 2017 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is it permissible to feed your pet cat meat slaughtered unislamaically, for instance Whiskas chicken, meat or rabbit.   الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In
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24th April 2017 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Could you please clarify if cochineal is permitted as it colours food such as yogurts pink or red and certain lipsticks. الجواب حامداً و
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16th August 2016   السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: What is the Islamic ruling regarding a person working in care home looking after the old which also requires cleaning their privates? Is
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19th December 2015 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: A family business based in England is involved in supplying and fitting kitchen units, as well as providing other services. The family is Muslim.
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6th August 2015 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Questions: Are guinea pigs allowed to be kept as pets?   الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most
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10th March 2015 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is it permissible to discipline a child below or after the age of seven through hitting if they refuse to pray Salāh? الجواب حامداً
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17th December 2014                                                                                        السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: What is it meant by castration of cats and what is the Islamic ruling? Vets generally recommend
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1st August 2014   السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: Is smoking Harām and where is the evidence.   الجواب حامداً و مصلياً In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
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6th January 2014                                                 السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Question: E-Cigarettes and E-Shisha pens are a popular trend amongst many youngsters. The justification that many youngsters give is that they are non-toxic
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