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Asking someone for forgiveness

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Q: Since a year I’m asking for forgiveness. I scolded a person very badly. I didn’t receive an apology. Kindly let me know what to do as without forgiveness I can’t move ahead.


A: Asking for forgiveness is sufficient.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

Answered by:

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.