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The significance of Muharram & Aashura (10th Muharram).

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Is sterilizing or neutering of animals permissible?

Question: As salaamu Alaikum,What is the islamic ruling on sterilizing pets? Answer: In...

Taking medical insurance in the US.

Question: I currently live in Bangladesh. My father suffers from Liver Cirrhosis. I have plans to do Masters or...

Performing Kaffarah for missed fasts.

Question: Assalamu Alaikum,I would like to make my intention to do Kaffarah, however I want to make sure that...

Salah with clothing containing logos.

Question: Assalaamu 'Alaikum.I wanted to know if our Salah will be valid with clothes that have words printed on...

Will one be a Musaafir (traveller) if he adopts a 2nd residency?

Question As Salamu AlaykumWhen the jurist puts the condition of  ومن قصده التعيش لا الارتحال with regards to a...

Online shopping rewards.

Question: Assalaamu 'Alaikum.There is an online shopping site called Flipkart which has a reward program called 'Flipkart supercoins'.In this...

Is purchasing expensive items Israaf (extravagance)?

Question: Selam Alaykum dear Mufti,I am from the Hanafi Madhab.Can a Muslim, who gives his Zakah and Al Fitr...

Hosay, NOT an Islamic festival

Several erroneous beliefs exist regarding the blessed Day of Ashura (10th of Muharram). Such incorrect practices are linked to the Shiaism cult...

Are Sheikh Imran Hosein’s teachings acceptable?

Question: Assalamualaikum wbtI would like to ask about Sheikh Imran Hosein who is a scholar in your country. I...