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Question Assalamalaikum Is it ok to give your workers some rice, sugar oil etc. today since you cannot give them for xmas or new year Jazakallah Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The exchanging of Christmas… read more »
Is it permissible for a Muslim to sell items related to other religions, for example diyas? Answer: بسم الله الحرمن الرحيم If the items are specifically connected to their false and baseless beliefs and practices then it would not be permissible for trade. i.e. the items are a symbol of their falsehood and… read more »
Question: Can a Muslim male/female celebrate Christmas with extended family if they are a revert? Jazakallah Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. As Muslims we are sensitive to our belief of pure Tawḥīd (Oneness of Allah Taʿālā). This requires us to… read more »
Question: Assalamu alaykum, islamically is it permissible to give cards on any occasions for example wedding,congrats,get well soon. Also are decoration permissible for such occasions for example balloons ect. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. As Muslims we should endeavour to practice the Sunnah… read more »
Question: As salaamu alaykum, Mufti sabh there is this imam during christmas time he celebrates the event and even dress as santa. recently i’ve heard that he buys the nutrina chicken to eat. is it jaaiz to pray behind him because the imam of my masjid usually let him give khutba by me Answer: In… read more »
Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Is it permissible to accept and use a gift given from a non-Muslim specifically on the event of one of their celebrations such as Christmas? Answer: In the Name of God, Most Merciful, Most Compassionate Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your question. Accepting a gift from a non-Muslim… read more »