This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Bitten by a spider in an Istikhara dream

Answered by Askimam.org

Salaam. I am trying to make sense of something that happened recently. I met a girl and was speaking to her for marriage (through parents’ permission) and we talked for a few weeks and then I did istikharah. The very first night after doing istikharah, I got a dream. I was sitting in my living… read more »

Replacement of carpets by tenant

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A tenant wishes to renew his lease for an apartment and has requested the landlord to replace the carpet in the bedrooms with a plush kind. He offered to pay an increased rental. The landlord declined due to the tenant’s lack of care and maintenance of the current carpet. The tenant, desiring comfort, then offered… read more »

A flying carpet used during Mi’raj?

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

Kindly provide the Hadith where mention is made of the transport ‘raff raff’ [A silken green carpet which was used to transport Nabi sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam] during the Mi’raj, its description and the reference please.   Answer In a lengthy narration regarding the Mi’raj, mention of  a ‘carpet’ being used as a means of… read more »

Praying on a Carpet with Impurities

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuhu There are two incidents that took place in our mosque, once a child urinated in a corner inside the mosque and a similar incident where a baby’s diaper leaked. We understood that those areas of the mosque became napaak (filthy). There is a vacuum, which dispenses water into the surfaces like the… read more »