Fatwa Related to Ramadan and Eidul Fitr 1441

Fiqh Council of North America The Fiqh Council is praying with the Muslim Community that we all reach Ramadan in... Read More

Janazah during COVID-19

Default Janazah rulings are not possible at this stage.Janazah can be done by one person.It can be held at a funeral... Read More

Washing the Deceased during COVID-19

Mass Janazahs and burials are permitted. Currently CDC allows Ghusal with standard precautions. Tayammum can b... Read More

Prayer and Funeral Issues Pertaining to COVID-19

Prepared by Dr. Yasir Qadhi– Adopted by the Fiqh Council General Body Meeting on March 24, 2020 Fiqh Council of No... Read More

The Underlying Fiqhi Basis for Masjid Closure dur...

All over America, many masjids are closed for all activities including daily prayers, Juma’, Janazah and Eza... Read More

Prophetic Supplications for Epidemics

The victims of Coronavirus pandemic are multiplying exponentially. Mosques, schools, restaurants and many other publi... Read More

Fiqh Council Guidelines for Coronavirus Epidemic

The Fiqh Council of North America is recommending the following: 1: Elderly adults, mothers with small children, ... Read More

ورقة مختصرة في منهجية الفت...

د. محمد قطناني بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله رب العالمين و... Read More

Introduction to Fatwa Methodology

Author: Dr. Mohammad Qatanani September 2019 New Jersey   Introduction to Fatwa Methodology   ... Read More

The Moral Status of Organ Donation and Transplant...

  The Moral Status of Organ Donation and Transplantation Within Islamic Law: The Fiqh Council of North Americ... Read More

General Body Meeting of the Fiqh Council

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله رب العالمين والصلاة والسلام عل... Read More


بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Islamic Position Regarding the Care of Orphans and Abandoned Childre... Read More


Fiqh Council of North America: ON ORGAN DONATION AND TRANSPLANTATION Question: What is the Islamic stance on orga... Read More

On the Use of Marijuana

Fiqh Council of North America: On the Use of Marijuana Question: What is the Islamic stance on using marijuana fo... Read More

Does the Qur’an Tell Women to Cover their Hair?...

The Question Question: I was told that Muslim women must cover their hair but I could not find where it says that ... Read More

أحكام الطلاق الشرعي في ضوء ...

د. محمد قطناني إمام المركز الإسلامي لمقاطعة باسيك ورئيس معهد ال... Read More

Islamic Economic Forum’s Declaration on Bitcoin

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Islamic Economic Forum’s Declaration on Bitcoin No. 1/2018 Dated. 1... Read More

Wiping Over Socks By Shaikh Mustafa Umar

A Lesson in Fiqh: Wiping Over Socks Introduction A common misconception among many people is that they believe... Read More

Prohibition of Dead Body’s Transportation

The Prophet (SAW) never moved a dead body from one location to another; he buried the person in the graveyard of the ... Read More

Being Faithful Muslims and Loyal Americans

Resolution of the Fiqh Council of North America Adopted in its General Body Meeting held in Virginia on September 24... Read More

Sharia: Analysis & Autocriticism

Sharia recently became a hotly debated subject. Archbishop of England made a statement at the middle of many statemen... Read More

Should Muslims in the North Fast 23 Hours a Day?

Should Muslims in the North Fast 23 Hours a Day? Dr. Jasser Auda Summary This article surveys the different ... Read More

Every Soul is Entitled to a Dignified Burial

Every soul deserves a dignified burial. Salat al-Janazah (funeral prayer) is an Islamic obligation and must be perfor... Read More

The Quranic Concepts on Gender Relations

The essence of the Islamic paradigm is grounded in the concept of tawhid, the Oneness and Uniqueness of God. The cohe... Read More

Fasting [Siyam] in Islam

Introduction Siyam is the one of the main pillars of Islam. It is mentioned in the Qur’an and Sunnah.1 In the Qu... Read More