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The significance of Muharram & Aashura

From among the months of the Islaamic year, the “Ashurul Hurum” (Sacred Months) enjoy a greater significance. Hafiz Ibn Katheer (Radhiallahu-anhu) has quoted the saying of Hadhrat Qatadah (Radhiallahu-anhu) in his famous tafseer. He...

Asking for an Increase in Repayment of Loan

Question: A few years ago I lent someone $200,000. The arrangement was that he would give me a parcel of land instead of repaying the loan. After two years he is saying he cannot sell...

Masah on Dexshell socks

Question: I will like to know if the Dexshell ultralite socks are proper for masah? I am going for hajj and will like to use them.  Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most...

Is it Permissible for Women to look at Men?

Question: 1. How does one reconcile the injunction in the Qur'an which tells the believing men & women to lower their gaze with the narration that A'isha Radiallahu Anha was permitted to watch some...

Is it compulsory for the seller to refund the customer?

Question: I sold a car to a customer stating on the contract sold as is. If the customer discovers a fault after 1 week is it compulsory for me to take back the car and...

Qadha (make-up) for numerous missed Salaah

Question: My question is how do I pray the Salah that I have been missing? I know its a sin if one don't pray his Salah on time and he have to ask for forgiveness...

Is Platinum Rings Permissible for Women?

Question: I bought my wife a platinum diamond ring a while ago, and would like clarification if platinum wedding ring is permissible for women to wear? I have heard from various non-qualified sources that it...

Qurbaani (Udhiya) guide (2021)

Jaamia Madinatul Uloom DARUL IFTAA (Department of Islamic Jurisprudence) EID - UL-ADHAA 1442/2021 Download a...

Making a Wasiyah (bequest) for an heir.

Question Assalamu alykum It’s mentioned in the book “Islamic inheritance “by Jaamia madinatul uloom (mufti kaleem) that if a person makes a wasiyya for an inheriting...

Transgenders and related rulings.

Question: Are transgender females (those who were born males but later transitioned into females) considered to be females with regards to the laws of Islaam? Answer:

Conditions that make Qurbani wajib upon a person differs from Zakaah

Question I learnt that the conditions that make Qurbani wajib upon person are the same conditions that make Zakah obligatory. Is my understanding correct? Answer

Hajj al Badal due to travel restrictions

Question A person 55 to 60 years of age, hajj has become compulsory upon him this year as he has the means. However, due to the closure of the...

Permissibility of life support and Passive euthanasia.

Question: Needed some advice, if a brother has a disease, which is a degenerative disease last few years he have been in a vegetative state and bed ridden, his...

Investing and trading in Bitcoin and similar crypto currencies.

Question:Is investing and trading in Bitcoin and similar crypto currencies permissible according to the laws of Sahari'ah? Answer: In the Name...

Printing cakes with animate images

Question I would like to inquire about the permissibility of doing screen printing on cakes with human or animal printing also to make cakes in that manner as well...

Are crabs (sea, land, mangrove, etc.) permissible?

Question: Are crabs (sea, land, river, blue, mangrove, etc.) permissible? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.