From the Fatwa Department
Q: I wanted to know if it is allowed in Islam to wear clothes upon which some cartoons or other faces are drawn? Is it allowed to gift these kind of dresses to our relatives or friends who like to wear such kind of clothes? Is playing with stuffed toys allowed or not?
Q: Is it permissible for a man to wear his pant below his ankles?
Our understanding is that Quran reading is discouraged because of the incorrect handling of the Quran as well as the Incorrect reading by some people, mistakes with tajweed , zabar ,zer etc? Please also advise specifically with regards to Quran readng at a funeral home.
Q: Is it necessary to shave from exactly below the belly button ( as if from milli meters below it ) and i wanted to know if we've to shave the hair which grow between the anus and genitals(bladder). Please explain which part are necessary to shave and which are not?
Q: I have no religious beliefs at this point but, I was raised as a Protestant Christian. I have begun to learn and study the Egyptian Arabic language and it has lead me to become interested in Islam.