Religiously speaking, a Fatwa is a juristic ruling issued by an Islamic scholar concerning the Islamic law and its implementation. The person who issues a fatw? is called, in that respect, a mufti, i.e. an issuer of fatwa. However, what most people don’t know is that a fatwa may be non-binding.
Most Muslims argue that anyone trained in Islamic law may give an opinion, which might translate into a fatwa, on the Islamic teachings. So pretty much any Muslim “scholar” can create a fatwa, a religious based on their interpretation of the Quran.
What we have in the list, i s first of all, not a joke. They’re all real and they have been issued by people who call themselves authority on the Islamic law. But what they also are is very very bizarre.
Here are the top 5 fatwas that will end up freaking you out!