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: I am married to my cousin (mother’s side) 6 years ago.This was a pure arranged marriage and neither of us had any likeness apart from the fact that we were cousins before marriage. We both try to make salaah on time and we take care of each other as well. My question is that what… read more »
I have a sister-in-law (unmarried) she does not have any brother nor any maternal uncle. She has uncle but cousin brothers are there. My mother-in-law has Hajj fardh and she want to go with me. She can go like she is my mother. But sister-in-law we do not have a mahram where she can stay… read more »
My cousin brother is poor and I wish to give some amount of my zakah to him. He is not sahib-e-nisab but his wife is having their marriage jewelry which makes her (the wife) sahib-e-nisab. The jewelry is in possession of the wife. So in such case is it fine for me to give zakah… read more »
My parents want to marry me with my cousin (khala’s son) but previously I have heard that my mom has breastfed him. Now we confirmed from my mother she is saying I don’t remember whether I have breastfed him or not, but I think I would not have breastfed him. In such circumstances can I… read more »
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 259/222/L=04/1435) These are satanic dreams. You should recite Ayatal Kursi and four Quls before going to bed and blow on your hands and pass your hands over your whole body. Do this thrice. Also try to go to sleep with wudhu and lay on your right side facing Qiblah. Allah… read more »
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 1262/1262/M=11/1434) If your grandmother suckled you while you were a baby then she became your foster mother and your phuphi became your foster sister and her daughter will be your foster Bhanji. Hence your nikah is not lawful with your phupi’s daughter as it is unlawful the nikah of real… read more »