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Property distribution after fathers death

My father passed away last year leaving behind some property, We’re 4 sisters, 3 brothers & our mom. Two of Four houses from father property are occupied by brothers & mother , while the rest is on rental basis. All rent goes to brother & mother. I would...

DEBTOR DEFINATION

I have a relation who was sick and has passed on. At a point during his illness he was unconscious and we the family members decided to take him to Hospital were he was admitted and eventually died. My question is we want to know islamically who the debtor is in this...

Making up missed obligatory fasts for my deceased father

Assalamoalaikum, My father was a bit careless during his early years and missed a few obligatory fasts. Given the hadith in Bukhari (link below), should i make up these fasts on his behalf? https://sunnah.com/bukhari/30/59 JazakAllah khair. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam...

Placing finger in the Qabr after burial

Question Assalaamualaikum, my question is after tadhfeen of mayyat in the qabar,  & covering the whole with mud, is it authentic to recite awwal & aakhir ruku of surah bakr by inserting the tip of  index finger at the both sides up side & down...

Seeing the spouse after his/her demise

Question Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. Hope mufti saheb is well If a man dies, is his wife allowed to see him before burial and vice versa. Kindly advise. Jazakallah khairan Wasalam. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful....

Feeding the deceased’s family before burial

Q. My father passed away and his family and friends travelled from across the country to attend his funeral. Before the funeral, there was confusion regarding feeding his family and friends attending the funeral. Some people were saying that we cannot feed family and...