Question: Can a woman take her ḥijāb off in front of a potential suitor? Answered by: Dr. Yasir Qadhi In the Name of Allāh ﷻ,… Read More »Can a woman take her hijab off in front of a potential suitor?
Question: What is the Islamic stance on withdrawing or withholding life sustaining care? Answered by: Shaykh Mustafa Umar The Fiqh Council recognizes that medicine is… Read More »What is the Islamic view on ending life support?
Question: Is female circumcision (Khitan al-Inath) permissible? Answer: All the various forms of female circumcision are not permissible. There is no definitive basis in the… Read More »What is the ruling on female circumcision?
May 2022 (Tentative draft submitted to the Fiqh Council, by Dr. Yasir Qadhi) All praise is due to Allah, and may peace and salutations be… Read More »What is Islam’s Position on Transgenderism?
The Fiqh Council of North America suggests using 15° for both Fajr and Isha in the USA and using 13° for both Fajr and Isha in Canada, throughout the year.
The Fiqh Council is praying with the Muslim Community that we all reach Ramadan in safety and with health. The blessing that the answered prayers… Read More »Fatwa Related to Ramadan and Eidul Fitr 1441
Question: How should Janazahs be conducted during COVID-19? Answered by: Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Shah We are at a loss to follow many Islamic customs and… Read More »How should Janazahs be conducted during COVID-19?
AUTHOR: Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Shah بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Islamic Economic Forum’s Declaration on Bitcoin No. 1/2018 Dated. 11/01/2018 الحمد لله رب العالمين، والصلاة والسلام… Read More »Islamic Economic Forum’s Declaration on Bitcoin
AUTHOR: Zainab Alwani بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Islamic Position Regarding the Care of Orphans and Abandoned Children The Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA)… Read More »FCNA Guidelines on Fostering and Guardianship
Question: I was told that Muslim women must cover their hair but I could not find where it says that anywhere in the Qur’an or… Read More »Does the Qur’an Tell Women to Cover their Hair?