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Property in name of mother

Assalaamualikum My name is (removed, in order to post publicly) and currently I am living in Germany -we are 1 brother and 3 sisters , there is been dispute going in my family in Hyderabad regarding the property left behind by my father . He has build and purchased it...

Family Matter

Salaam alaykum Ya shaykh Please i need ur advice. My family is Christian. (American) my mother past away a week ago and just 2 days later I gave birth. It was such an emotional time for me . I was blessed with my third son and my husband told me I could decide on the...

Inheritance

My mother passed away last year she was a retired teacher from government school she did’nt make any will we are three sister and my father is alive so how do we share her estate and she was terminally ill in which the medical expenses were way too much to bear so...

Inheritance rules on mother’s earnings

Asalaamalaikum warahmatullah, I would like to ask a question regarding inheritance especially in the modern day and age where women are now also more often then not, earning money from their own occupations. I know in Islam traditionally a boy receives 2 shares and a...

Zakat on Child Trust Bonds

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah I apologise in advance for the long question that I am about to ask. It is related to Zakat and I will try to make it as short as possible. I have been paying Zakat on off just to stay safe, even though I don’t work, I do have a little...

Property distribution after fathers death

My father passed away last year leaving behind some property, We’re 4 sisters, 3 brothers & our mom. Two of Four houses from father property are occupied by brothers & mother , while the rest is on rental basis. All rent goes to brother & mother. I would...

DEBTOR DEFINATION

I have a relation who was sick and has passed on. At a point during his illness he was unconscious and we the family members decided to take him to Hospital were he was admitted and eventually died. My question is we want to know islamically who the debtor is in this...

Making up missed obligatory fasts for my deceased father

Assalamoalaikum, My father was a bit careless during his early years and missed a few obligatory fasts. Given the hadith in Bukhari (link below), should i make up these fasts on his behalf? https://sunnah.com/bukhari/30/59 JazakAllah khair. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam...

PARENTS WILL

My grand father (maternal) has 3 daughters and 1 son, he recently received funds from the sold property of his own father, most of his brothers have already distributed these funds among his daughters and sons, but my grand father claim is that he will not distribute...