This answer was collected from Askimam.org, which is operated under the supervision of Mufti Ebrahim Desai from South Africa.
I am currently working in a department store. They sell many different items like food, clothing, medicine, jewellery, electronics, etc… I work mostly in the electronics area as a cashier, and advise customers on all products in this area. Here are some of the issues: -The electronics area sells tv, vcr, musical instruments, movies, animated… read more »
slmz Is the feaces of a sheep paak if its on the clothing or body? Answer The dung of sheep is definitely impure according to all Hanafī Imāms. However, there is a difference of opinion among them as to whether it qualifies as Najāsah Ghalīdhah or Najāsah Khafīfah. According to Imām Abū Hanīfah رحمه الله,… read more »
My first question is: I’m married person with a child (female) of two years. Other family members are my mother, father has passed away, and two young brothers. One is in sweden for higher studies and other is doing his job supporting our mother. What are the rights due on me to support my mother?… read more »
I need advise on the following concerning nikkah. 1) What is the Islamic Ruling on the Mendhi Ceremony? 2) Is it permissable to exchange gifts before the nikkah? (Eg. Boy’s family giving of presents to the bride to be) 3) After nikkah & walimah, does the groom take his bride to his parent’s house and… read more »
I had made an agreement with a friend of mine making ALLAH as witness that we would not commit some particular sins and wrote it down on a piece of paper and both agreed on it. Also we mentioned that if one commits the particular sin, he would be punished by 100 belt lashes. After… read more »
I have a few question regarding zakat. 1) Zakat can be given to the miskin. How do we define who is a miskin? 2) Zakat can be given to new muslims. How do we define ‘new’? One mth, one yr? 3) Also Zainab radiallahu anha was given permission to give zakat to her husband Abdullah… read more »