1) The Fatwa
Committee shall adopt any advice and recommendation of the National Fatwa
Committee which affects any act or observance which has been agreed upon by the Conference of Rules as an act or observance which extends to the Federation as a whole pursuant to Article 38 (2)(b) of the Federal Constitution.
Interestingly, local Muslim militant groups were divided over the Mufti's fatwa
While highlighting the importance of Fatwa
in the Muslim societies Dr.
Elle a appele le Mufti a ouvrir des chaEnes de contact et des liens continus entre le Conseil et la Maison de Fatwa
, et ce dans le cadre des efforts engages par cette derniere pour lutter contre les vagues de fatwas
, souvent errones, et qui sont relatifs a la femme.
Abdullah bin Abdul-Mohsen Al-Turki highlighted Fatwa
's great importance in Islam for the lives of Muslims and explained that in the light of the evolution of information and communication technology and the proliferation of satellite broadcasting, Fatwa
is facing interpretation problems and needs rationalization so it remains well-protected from distortions.
Summary: The Fatwa
and Legislation Section of the Department of Judiciary- Abu Dhabi, announced that the first day of Muharram falls on Sunday November 27.
Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, the founder and the patron-in-chief of Minhaj-ul-Quran International, issued a detailed and comprehensive Fatwa
against terrorism and suicide bombing in March last year.
An Egyptian Muslim scholar has dismissed as fanatical a fatwa
(a religious edict) by a little-known cleric calling for the murder of Egyptian opposition figure Mohamed ElBaradei.
However, Al Azharconsidered issuing such fatwa
as "reckless" while the supporters of ElBaradei, who is considering running for the presidential election next year, warned of the the dangers of such fatwas
The King's "pleasant surprise for his people during the holy month of Ramadan", according to Shobokshi, "will go a long way to restoring the authority of the fatwa
eligible to be involved in the duty of fatwa
so that we allow them to carry out fatwas
," he added.
Speaking about the "adult breastfeeding" fatwa
, Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Obeikan reiterated the fatwa
of a scholar from Al-Azhar in regard to the activation of the "adult breastfeeding" issue mentioned by one of the female Companions of the Prophet.