Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 26 Ramadan 1437
  •  Transferring zakat money from one country to another
    Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa issued a fatwa in which it said that it is permissible for citizens living abroad to send the money of their zakat ul-fitr to their homeland to be distributed among the eligible recipients outlined in the Quranic verse, more ...
  • Ramadan is the month of victories
    On the occasion of the Battle of Badr, Dr. Shawki Allam, the Grand Mufti of Egypt said that Ramadan is the month of victories in Islamic history. He added that all of the battles that the Messenger of Allah fought were for the sake of defending homeland; they were not in any way an attack against ot ... more ...
  • Egypt’s Grand Mufti’s Advisor commemorates Orlando shooting victims
    Dr. Ibrahim Negm, advisor to the Grand Mufti of Egypt, spoke yesterday during the memorial service held outside the New York Federal Hall to commemorate the victims of the Orlando shootings, saying that targeting human life through any means of attack is strictly prohibited in Islam. He said that th ... more ...
  •  Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa: The minimum sum for zakat ul-fitr
    Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa has determined the minimum sum for zakat ul-fitr for the year 1437 AH/2016 CE as 8 LE for every person. Dr. Shawqi Allam, the Grand Mufti of Egypt, said that this amount is equal to the value of 2.5 kg of grain. Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa follows the opinion of Imam Abu Hanifa more ...
  • Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa condemns the terrorist attack in Florida
    Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa strongly denounced the terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida that left at least 50 dead and 53 injured. In a press release, Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa said that such acts of terrorism are alien to the tolerant spirit of Islam that seeks to protect human life, whether it is the life of ... more ...
How to perform Wudhu (Ablution) Before we perform Salah we must first prepare ourselves. This preparation includes making sure that we are clean from any physical impurities and performing Wudu. more ...
Applying Shari’ah in Today’s World The issue of implementing the shari’ah needs to be understood in a broader manner than its restriction to the application of corporal punishments (hudud) for crimes as is ... more ...