Q: After the demise of Rasulullah (sallallahu alaihi wasallam), I was told that if the men needed advice they used to consult with Hazrat Aaishah (radhiyallahu anha) through a veil. Is this true?
A: She was amongst the people that used to be consulted.
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.