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About Staff Dar al-Iftaa Al-Missriyyah

Dar al-Ifta al Misriyyah, (Center for Religious Verdicts of Egypt) is considered among the pioneering foundations for fatwa in the Islamic world.It has been the premier institute to represent Islam and the international flagship for Islamic legal research. It fulfills its historic and civil role by keeping contemporary Muslim in touch with religious principles, clarifying the right way, removing doubts concerning religious and worldly life, and revealing religious laws for new issues of contemporary life.

Using the Arabic term ‘Ishq to describe love for the Prophet (s)

Is it permissible to use the Arabic term ‘Ishq to describe our love for the Prophet (s)? Continue reading

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Is the deferred bridal dowry included in the estate of the deceased?

what is the legal ruling for the deferred dowry? Continue reading

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Caring for the financial needs of a widow’s children

who should look after my children — my late husband’s brothers and their children or my present husband? Continue reading

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Permissibility of congratulating non-Muslims on their religious festivals

Is it permissible to congratulate non-Muslims on their religious festivals like Christmas, Diwali, etc.? Continue reading

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What is the ruling of celebrating mother’s day?

What is the ruling of celebrating mother’s day?
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Celebrating Valentine ’s Day

I read on the internet and watched on TV that many traditional-minded people are totally against Valentine’s Day. Continue reading

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Recitation of Surat al-Fatiha during engagement ceremony

Is it permissible for us to recite the chapter of Fatiha during engagement ceremony or it is an innovation? Continue reading

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Jumping in hadrah

Do you suppose to jump at any time during the hadrah, actually both feet leaving the floor? Continue reading

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Ruling on ISIS

What is the ruling on following ISIS? Continue reading

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What does ihram for hajj ifrad, qiran, and tamattu` mean?

What does ihram for hajj ifrad, qiran, and tamattu’ mean?
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