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Can a Child Wear a Necklace With the Verse of the Throne on It?

Answered by Shaykh Umer Mian Question: As Salam Alaykum, Is it permissible for a child who is not yet toilet trained (i.e. wears nappies) to wear a necklace with the verse of the Throne (ayat ul kursi)? Answer: Wa alaikum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu A Qur’anic verse written on a piece of paper (or […]

Is Using a Ta’wiz (Amulet) Permissible?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Some people say ta’wizes [amulets] are impermissible and entail disbelief. What is the view of Sunni Islam regarding this matter? Answer: Assalamu alaikum, In the Musannaf of Abu Bakr ibn Abi Shayba, the permissibility of hanging a ta`wiz is reported from many of the Companions and early Muslims (Salaf), […]

Are Formulas Recommended by Scholars to Achieve Some Goals Permissible to Use?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: The book ‘Remedies from the Quran’ contains different types of dhikr that can be done to achieve certain goals. For example it says that if you write Surah Yusuf on a piece of paper and wear it, your wife will increase in love for you. Is it something permissible? […]