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Reciting Quran in form of a Group

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah Is it considered bi‘at to perform a group recitation of Quran upon someone’s death (or at a later point)? Even if the intent is not to perform a death anniversary for someone. Walaikumassalam Warahmatullah الجواب وباللہ التوفیق It is not considered a bid‘at to read Quran for eesal-e-thawab without specifiying the day or… read more »

Spreading Fabricated Ahadith

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Respected mufti sahib, we have been receiving a lot of these messages from a lot of different people during this blessed month of Ramadhan. The message is stating that by using the method below, all of one’s Qadha salah will be fulfilled. The thing that saddens me the most is, a lot of people who… read more »

People to Whom Zakat Can be Given

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah Mawlana  Can you please provide a list of individuals who Zakat can be given to and the ones it should not be given to? Can we spend Zakat money for drilling borewells in areas with drought or in helping poor girls get married? Jazak Allah Khair الجواب و باللہ التوفیق Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah Wabarakatuh In… read more »

The Concept of Rukhsati in Islam

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah What is the meaning of Rukhsati under Islamic law? If the marriage is not consummated because the husband and wife were living separately until Rukhsati is formally performed, will it affect their marriage status under Islamic law. الجواب وباللہ التوفیق The meanings of the word Rukhsati is to depart or leave. After the… read more »

Divorce in Unconsummated Marriage

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah My husband has such a disease due to which he is not able to consummate our marriage. After some differences arose he sent me a divorce paper prepared by a lawyer and signed by my husband from Pakistan which states that he has divorced me three times, further explaining by showing the following… read more »

Parents’ Approval for Marriage

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah I am in love with a girl who also is in love with me. She is a person with really good habits and belongs to a good family. We love each other so much that we cannot live without each other. My parents are not agreeing for this marriage though. They finalized my… read more »

Half Brother’s Share in Inheritance

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Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah Our father had two wives. We are four brothers and a sister, one of our brothers is from a different mother. When our father died, the property was divided among our four brothers and a sister after our mother share of one-eighth (1/8) as follows: Mother – 1/8 Each Brother – (2/9) x… read more »