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Is this a valid contract?

Dear mufti saab, when I was not baaligh my friend at the same age as me encouraged me to join his Roblox (with voice) movie club. He made me make a script and then he started making the movie. However, the files were corrupted and he left it behind. For a long period...

Instructions for qurbani

Asalam-e-alikum, Sir i want your clarification about Qurbani in Islam ? I am asking this because i am working lady, still unmarried my parents are separated, mother is living with me and father is living with my brother, my father bear all my expenses on religious...

Marriage (edited and final ques version)

Salam brothers and sisters, Hope you well. Actually I’m so confused about a matter. That is: Recently I married a women whom I loved like 12 yrs. but I didn’t did any physical relationship except lipkiss 3 times. My parents are not agree with me at all to marry her....

COVID 19 South Africa – Taraweeh Rulings

Q. How should Taraweeh Salaah be performed in Ramadaan with the lockdown restrictions in South Africa? A. The performance of 20 Rakaats Taraweeh Salaah is an emphasised Sunnah (Sunnah Muakkadah) for both males and females during the month of Ramadaan. Given the...

Can ones immature nephew serve as ones Mahram?

Q. As salaam wa alaikum Insh I plan on goin for umrah with my sister and my nephew who is our mahram, however I hav a 10 year old son and an 8 year old daughter would my daughter be able to accompany us. The mahram of the trip for my sister and I would be my nephew...

Who is regarded to be an orphan in Islam?

Q. In Islam, who is an orphan and until what age is one regarded to be an orphan? A. A child (non-baaligh) whose father passes away is regarded to be an orphan until he/she reaches the age of maturity (Buloogh). Sayyiduna Ali Radhiyallahu Anhu reports the he memorized...

What is the exact age of maturity (Buloogh)?

Q. Salaah is compulsory on a person from the time of maturity. But how does one determine maturity? A. The maturity (Buloogh) of a male is determined by him experiencing a wet dream (Ihtilaam) or ejaculation (Inzaal). The maturity (Buloogh) of a female is determined...