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Qurbani of one seventh of an Animal

Qurbani of 1/7 of an Animal Answer: In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Any person who has in his ownership wealth equivalent to 612.36g of silver or 87.48g of gold on the Day of Eid is compelled to give Sadaqatul Fitr for Eidul Fitr or...

Fighting with a brother by mistake

I seen a family member fighting with 2 guys, and therefore got involved into the fight, but due to my adrenalin and anger i did not realise the other guy NOT fighting back …when i stopped i realised that 1 guy was trying to stop the situation and the other person...

Hijab trends

Assalamu alaykum, I just wanted to ask regarding the new hijab trend that has become increasingly popular amongst my fellow sisters. I am referring to the style where the hair is arranged in such a way that it looks like a big hump (or done using clips or excess...

Tawakkul

Q) I and my family has different views. I “Tawakal” on Allah and don’t want to save something for tomorrow. But my family love to do that. If family is insisting to buy plot, for kids. They say plot is better than money. Money can be spend, but plot wil be saving....

Hypoglycemia and Ramadan

Answered by Dr. Asim Yusuf Question: As-salaamu Alaykum, I am hypoglycemic. The past few years I have fasted Ramadan but I wasn’t work during Ramadan. This year I will be an intense work during Ramadan which has made me concerned. I have noticed that I can get...

Fiqh of The Islamic Month of Muharram

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: What is the fiqh of the Islamic month of Muharram? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Merciful. Duties of the Month of Muharram 1. It is the best of months for general voluntary fasts, after Ramadan. 2. It is especially...

How to Approach Getting Married

Answered by Shaykh Rami Nsour Question: I’m 31 years old and still not married. My younger sister and younger brother are married which stressed me out. Also, I have two suitors who I’m not interested in due to age, maturity and religiosity. I know that I won’t find a...