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Is Bone Marrow Halal For Consumption?

Question: Can we eat bone marrow? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is permissible to consume the bone marrow of any halāl animal.[1] And Allah Ta’ālā Knows Best Mufti Faraz...

Will Ghusl be valid if one has to wear glued on braces?

Question: A person has braces, which involves metal being glued onto the surface of the teeth. Will this person’s [fardh] ghusl be intact if they do the necessary gargle but the water doesn’t touch the surfaces of the teeth which are covered by the glue? Answer: In...

What is the ruling on exchanging Rands for Rands?

Question: What is the ruling on exchanging rands for rands?  For example: Ahmad needs change for a R100 note, so Muhammad takes the note and gives him the only 3 R20 notes that he has with him and tells him he’ll give him the rest later on in the...

Are Vanilla Extract and Soy Sauce Halal?

Question: I would like to ask whether Vanilla Extract is halal because I read that the vanilla pods are soaked in alcohol. Also a lot of cakes and biscuits have Natural Vanilla flavour written on the packs these days. Would you say this vanilla flavour is halal...