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Hanafi Fiqh

Can We Keep Two Names for a Child

Answered by: Mufti Maruf Ahmed Question Last year on 24th Feb 2016, Allah SWT blessed us with a baby boy and we named him Muhammed Huzaifa Khan after consulting Maulana Kamruzzama Saheb of Allahabad. However, Allah took his Amaanat back on 14th Oct 2016 (Friday...

Hanafi Fiqh

Can an Animal For Aqeeqah be Sold?

Answered by: Shaykh Umer Khan Question Assalamualaikum, A person purchased an animal for Aqeeqah. Is he allowed to sell that animal? بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Answer: ʻAqīqah refers to the...

Hanafi Fiqh

The Day On Which To Do Aqeeqah

Question:If a baby is born on Wednesday at 11pm. Then the aqeeqa has to take place on the 7th day. So when will the 7th day be. Is it next tuesday or does a person have time till 11pm of next wednesday since technically that is when the 7th day will end? Answer:...

Hanafi Fiqh

Aamil and Ruqyah

Question:My mother was very concerned regarding my siblings and is convinced that someone is doing black magic and insisted that we call an Aamil. The Aamil doesn’t charge but asks us to do certain things like sacrifice an animal. the patient must touch the animal and...

Hanafi Fiqh

Aqeeqah at a later Age

Question Assalamualaikum Mufti Saheb. Someone has never done “Akikah” for their children. Can they do it now? They  have 6 children. Do we have to give the names of the children for their Akikah? Please advice. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the...