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Hanafi Fiqh

Can women tie their hair with ribbons?

Please clarify that if a woman ties her hair with a hair tie (made of cloth elastic etc), is it that ok? jazaak allah In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer It is strictly prohibited to wear the hair of another human or to join human hair...

Hanafi Fiqh

Boxing

  Is boxing jaiz in Islam (intention is one self defence)     In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.     Answer   Islam encourages one to keep in good physical shape, however taking up boxing or any other physical activities will only be permissible...

Hanafi Fiqh

Bankruptcy

Is it allowed to file for bankruptcy in Islam? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. If the borrower is poor and does not possess the means to pay off the loan, then the Quran gives advice to the lender to give the debtor respite until he...

Hanafi Fiqh

Bank and Credit card loans

Around 5 to 6 years ago I took out a series of bank loans and credit cards and catalogue accounts but I did not pay any of them back. I am now trying to sort all my previous errors in life I have come across these debts now I think some have put ccjs on my name and...

Hanafi Fiqh

Are there more women in Hell than men

Are there more women in Hell than men In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Saaiduna Ibn Abbas Radiallahu Anhu narrates that the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam said: “I was shown the Hell-fire and that the majority of its...

Hanafi Fiqh

Announcing a lost object in the Masjid

Announcing a lost object in the Masjid In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer It is mentioned in a hadith that the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam forbade announcing lost items in the mosque. (Sunan Ibn Majah p.56 v.1- Under the...

Hanafi Fiqh

Allah Desends at Night

At what portion of the night does Allah come down to grant our prayers?  In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Answer Abu Huraira narrates that Allah’s Apostle said, “When it is the last third of the night, our Lord, the Blessed, the Superior,...

Hanafi Fiqh

Al-Maskh

Al-Maskh (Metamorphosis) In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.  Answer Al-Maskh refers to the changing of a person’s exterior appearance.  The majority of the scholars are of the view that the Maskh mentioned in the Holy Quran and Ahadith of...