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This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.

Studying the books of Maududi

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. I am revert now for 12 years and was previously Hindu. Please may I ask you a question about Moulana Maududi. I was recently given a kitaab to read by a brother titled ‘Towards Understanding Islam’. It’s my normal habit to find out about the author before I read any kitaab so I went… read more »

Islamic Education at Darul Uloom.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. I mean no offence in the following question but it is a concern as I had a conversation with a senior brother, who stated to me that he knew Mufti Shabeel. I was concerned as a respected Alim and active member of the Darul Uloom Trinidad’s son is attending the Darul Uloom of another… read more »

Halaal Certification process.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. Can you please respond to this e-mail and give me your opinion on content. Assalamu Alaikum, I contacted the certifying body regarding their Halal certification process and they put me on to a brother. This is the plant which is certified by an Islamic organization and is a supplier of chicken for outlets in Trinidad… read more »

Authencity of a hadith and books.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. What is the authencity of this hadith: A person neglecting his salaat (even though he makes it up later) shall remain in Hell for a period of one Haqb. A Haqb is equal to eighty years of three hundred and sixty days each, and a day in the Hereafter shall equal one thousand years… read more »


Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum. Are prawns and shrimps halal, haraam or makrooh? If it is makrooh, what should I do if someone offers me to eat those? ANSWER: As Salaamu Alaikum Wa Rahamatullah, With respect to the ruling on Shrimp, the three Imams of Fiqh, Imam Malik, Shafi and Ahmad (AR) have considered it to… read more »


Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Question: As Salaamu Alaikum. Is it permissible for one to wear (Ta’wez) a “guard” or “talisman in Islam? It’s a small piece of paper that has inscriptions on it perhaps in Urdu (I’m not sure) and it’s given to a person by a Maulana to wear? If  I am of the opinion that this item… read more »


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Question: As Salaam Alaikum, today in jumma salaat the congregation was inform by the shakyh 1 there is only one adhan for jumma salaat not two 2 the adhan was sounded in english not arabic 3 there is no sunnah salaat between the adhan an kuthba [thats the 4 rakaat ] can you please verify… read more »