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Shafi'i Fiqh

Converting To Islam

Question: I am a woman who is looking to revert to Islam soon but I have some questions: 1. I know Muslim women who wear hijabs and long tops or dresses. Is it obligatory to cover below the waist and if so to what extent? 2. Is the celebration of the Prophet...

Shafi'i Fiqh

Food in the shape of animate life

Question: Is it permissible to make and sell food in the shape of human or animals? Answer: Wa alaykum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Dear questioner, Thank you for your important question. There are opinions that allow both the making and selling of food...

Shafi'i Fiqh

Ishraq, Chasht, and Awwabin Prayers

Shaykh Jamir Meah explains the prayers of ishraq, duha, and awwabin, their virtues and rewards. What is the difference between the ishraq, chasht, and awwabin prayers. Why are these separately described in hadiths? When should we pray the ishraq, chasht, and awwabin...

Shafi'i Fiqh

Homeopathy and Animal Products

Shaykh Jamir Meah clarifies the rulings on the permissibility of using homeopathic medicines that contain animal products. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I would greatly appreciate it if someone can answer the question in regards to homeopathy...