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Is Udhiyyah/Qurbani necessary for children?

Question: Is Udhiyyah/Qurbani necessary for children? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Udhiyyah/Qurbani is not compulsory on children no matter how wealthy they may be.  Likewise,...

On which hand should I wear my watch?

Question: On which hand should I wear my watch? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, it is permissible to wear a watch on any hand.  It is down to personal...

Is contraception permissible in Islam?

Question: Is contraception permissible? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.  Contraception can be divided into two categories: 1)     Irreversible (or permanent)...

Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat?

Question: Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is preferable to distribute one’s Qurbani meat into three: a third for oneself, a third...