Usool and Furoo’

Q: Can you please tell me in detail what are usool and furoo’ in usoolul fiqh?


A: Usool refers to the principle laws which govern situations and furoo’ refers to the individual situations that fall under the scope of the principle.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)