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Knowledge of the unseen

Question  An Article on a site speaks about ‘knowledge of the unseen’ for the Prophet (SAS). Can you refer to the site and explain the position of the Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah on this issue? Answer  The unanimous position of the Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah is that Allah...

Can a servant of Syed be given zakat ?

I am from a Syed family and my father’s family claim that, we are the descendants of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Our family even keep a family tree (a list of the name of our ancestors) where the first name is of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Allah knows...

Removal of Taweez from the House

Answered by: Maulana Naieem Mohammad Question Assalamulaikum A brother reached out to me saying he found a taweez in his car and one in his office. Should he open them and see what’s written inside or should he do anything in...

Can a woman become a mufti?

Answered by: Maulana Imran Mughal Question: Asalamualaikum. I am doing research regarding female muftis in Pakistan but I am unable to find female muftis so can you tell me if Shariah allows women to become a mufti or to be appointed...

Disputes in inheritance

Answered by: Maulana Imran Mughal Question AsslamAlikum I have a question regarding inheritance according to Sharia. My Father died a couple of years ago and left only me and my sister. We lived a very beautiful...

Interest based student loan

Question: Assalamu Alaikkum warahma tullahi wabarakatu All praise is due to Allah peace and blessing be upon our beloved Prophet Mohamed. I wanted to enquire on what could be a major issue here in the U.K for many students. As you may be aware that...

Necessity of Taqleed (following a Madhab).

Question: Assalamu alaikum wr wb, I have gone through the detailed article on the purposes, benefits and necessity of taqlid recently uploaded on your website. It was truly enlightening mashaAllah. I just request you to clarify one tiny confusion for me. While I...