Q: Is it permissible for a baaligh male to receive maths tuition from a 60 year old ghair mahram woman?
A: If it is with all purdah requirements and not in seclusion and there are at least two or three people around it is permissible.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.