Find answers to your Islamic questions 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.
Q: Is it permissible to transport the mayyit away from the place of death to another country, for example, to bury the mayyit close to the family? A: It is best to bury the deceased in the place that he has passed away. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim… read more »
Q: I live with my non-Muslim mother and non-Muslim step father. Currently, my step father provides so he does not buy halaal meat and it’s cooked in my home. I talked to my mom, but because she is not the one who pays, and in this country halaal meat is more expensive, she says that… read more »
Q: Is it permissible: 1. For a person to stand in respect for a national flag? 2. For a person to sing the national anthem of a country? 3. To listen to the national anthem of one’s country which contains music, and women are singing along with men in the recording? A: 1. It is… read more »
Q: My question is about gambling. In my country, we have something called Big Sweep. How to play:1. Buy a ticket at $3 each.2. Draws on every first Wednesday of each month at 6pm. Results:If your ticket number matches any of the 133 winning seven-digit numbers drawn, you win a prize of at least $1,000… read more »