Archives: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments

Turning up the volume of music for one’s parents with a remote control

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

What is the ruling on handing the remote to your mother/father to put music on t.v? Praise be to Allaah. Turning up the volume of music for one’s parents with a remote control That is not permissible because it involves cooperating in sin, and Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “… but do not help • Read More »

It is not permissible to call kuffaar to Islam by means of religious songs (nasheeds) accompanied by musical instruments

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

When we want to attract Christians to Islam, is it permissible to use religious songs accompanied by music? Is it permissible to have a group called a religious group because they sing religious songs accompanied by musical instruments? Praise be to Allaah. In my opinion there is no need to attract people in this manner; • Read More »

Sounds produced by mouth which sound like musical instruments

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

Is it prohibited to listen to music which sound was produced by mouth but sounds like an instrument which is unspecific (i.e. no instruments are used)? Praise be to Allaah. We put this question to Shaykh ‘Abd-Allaah ibn Jibreen (may Allaah preserve him) who answered as follows: In our opinion it is haraam because it • Read More »

Ruling on religious songs; and is it a sin to listen to songs in stores and on public transport?

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

What is the ruling on singing? What is the ruling on listening to songs? If it is haraam, what is the ruling on religious songs? What is the ruling on listening to songs unintentionally (such as on the bus or in stores)?. Praise be to Allaah.   If singing is accompanied by musical instruments then • Read More »

Statement from the Standing Committee for Academic Research and Issuing Fatwas concerning the prohibition of singing and music

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

I read an article by some writer which said that singing and music are permissible, and refuted those who say that these things are haraam. He encouraged the broadcasting of recordings by dead singers as a means to preserve their memory and the art that they produced during their lives and lest the living be • Read More »

Using a bell in the house, alarm clocks or regular clocks

August 7, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Condemnation of Singing and Musical Instruments.

There are people who say that alarm clocks are haraam because they have music. Is this correct?. Praise be to Allaah.Muslim narrated in his Saheeh (2113) from Abu Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him) that the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “The angels do not accompany any • Read More »