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Can I Shake Hands with My Wife’s Mother?

Can I Shake Hands with My Wife’s Mother?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is nothing wrong with shaking hands with wife’s mother because she is a mahram, Answering your question, Sheikh Salih Ibn Fawzan Al-Fawzan, A member of …

Taking Off Hijab in front of a Non-Muslim Uncle

Taking Off Hijab in front of a Non-Muslim Uncle: OK?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- If this uncle is your mother’s or father’s brother he is mahram to you and you may remove your …

Illegitimate Brother One of My Mahrams

Illegitimate Brother: One of My Mahrams?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- Islam gives due attention to the family ties, especially among brothers and sisters. 2- Therefore, you are highly encouraged …

What Are the Regulations of Waiting Period for Widows?

What Are the Regulations of Waiting Period for Widows?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- A widow should observe `Iddah for four months and ten days. 2- In case the widow is pregnant then her `Iddah should continue until she delivers. 3- During …

Should I Leave My Job

Should I Leave My Job?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear questioner, we would like to thank you for the great confidence you place in us, and we implore Allah Almighty to help us serve His cause and …



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