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The right way of getting out of a mortgage…

Answered by Mufti Yusuf Mullan I bought a house some time ago for 100 thousand pounds using a mortgage. I am determined to extricate myself from this situation because of the prohibitions against riba and am now going to sell the house. The value of the house has...

Is Smoking Permitted? Is it a Munkar?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani In the Reliance, Sh. Nuh translated a fatwa stating that smoking cigarettes is haram because it is like committing suicide on oneself due to the fact that doctors have come out and said that smoking does kill. What about smoking the...

Permissibility of food of the people of the book

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Permissibility of food of the people of the book Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate May His blessings and peace be on His Beloved Prophet, the best of creation, and his family, companions, and followers...

Pendant with Qur’an for a menstruating woman… 

Answered by Mufti Yusuf Mullan Is it permissible for a woman to wear a pendant with the Ayat-ul-Kursi: 1) during menstruation? 2) entering the toilet/bathroom? Answer: In the name of Allah, ar-Rahman, ar-Raheem and may his abundant blessings be showered on his beloved...

Eating non-halal meat with non-Muslim relatives

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Can I eat non-halal meat when visiting my non-Muslim relatives in South America? (I'm a convert, and they don't understand Islam) Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate May His blessings and peace be on His...

Renunciation and Scrupulousness

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Renunciation and Scrupulousness [from the SunniPath Academy Course on Imam Bayhaqi's 77 Branches of Faith] Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate. May His blessings and peace be on His Beloved Prophet, the best...