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Giving zakat money

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In our family and friends, there are some poor but maintaining their living standard like normal families, by putting children in a private English school, living in a high rent house, etc,. But we know that they are suffering. Can I give zakat to them ? بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 1149/965/H=09/1440)   Being in… read more »

Paying back student loan

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Answered by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah Question: Salaam, I have a question and would appreciate it if someone can answer. I had applied for student loan while I was at university, this is then paid back when you start working and until then small amount of interest is applied. I have recently… read more »

MLM Netorking

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Answered by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah Question: Assalamu Alaikum, In India and probably in many countries, there are many companies doing business and promoting MLM networking methods with lucrative returns. I wanted to know whether it is permissible in accordance to the Shariah. Kindly revert, Jazakallah. Answer: … read more »

Social Media Messages with Haraam Content

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Question Majority of the forwards circulating on WhatsApp are of animate & illicit nature, Videos containing non mahram, videos with background music (including some bayans), videos of prominent scholars giving bayans and these videos watched by muslim women, clips of news broadcasts by women, etc.        By forward the above… read more »