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COVID 19 – I’tikaaf & Eid Guidelines 1441/2020

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I’tikaaf during lockdown The performance of I’tikaaf is observed in the Masjid during the last 10 days of Ramadaan. However, this year, due to the restrictions of the COVID-19 lockdown, the performance of I’tikaaf in the Masjid may not be legally possible. Therefore, the performance of Salaah and other acts of worship should continue at… read more »

Making Wudhu in the state of menstruation

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Q. Is there any benefit for a menstruating woman to make Wudhu whilst in the state of menstruation?   A. The primary purpose of performing Wudhu is to gain cleanliness (Tahaarah) for the performance of Salaah and to perform other acts of worship. Whilst a person in the state of major impurity (Janaabah) or a… read more »

Questions concerning Fidya.

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Quesiton: Can the Fidya I am using to pay for the salaah and fast of my parents be used for the following: To write off bad cheques for prisoners for their release. To help poor family members to build a house. They also pay Zakaat but cannot afford to build a house. To send students… read more »

Married to someone who leaves Islam.

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Q. Can one follow another person in Salaah, who is married to a Christian woman who was previously Muslim and changed her faith to Christianity? A. A Muslim (male or female) who changes his/her religion from Islam to Christianity is an apostate (Murtad) in Islam, and marriage with such a person is totally haram (unlawful)… read more »

Importance of being humble.

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Q. What is the meaning and the importance of being humble? I would like to know everything about humbleness including Quranic Ayaats and ahadith that goes with it plus explanations. A. Humbleness is the opposite of pride. It is the ultimate form of respect towards others, honouring them, and not disgracing them with arrogance, without… read more »


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As Salaamu Alaikum, I have recently been informed of an opinion on circumcision in Islam that it is a Sunnah for both men and women. Does it mean, according to this opinion, that it will not be sinful for a man to choose not to be circumcised despite already being born as a Muslim since… read more »