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Wearing Sandals on Hajj

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Answered by Ustadha Shaista Maqbool Question: Wearing Sandals on Hajj In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful, Most Kind. Answer : The upper part of the foot (around the cuneiform bones of the foot, see: http://encarta.msn.com/media_461566263/Bones_of_the_Foot.html must be uncovered during ihram. The sandals that you wore have a strap on top of this very part… read more »

The Fiqh of the Marriage Feast (Walima)

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Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question: Can you please explain the various aspects related to Walima (marriage feast) in detail?Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, The Arabic word Walima (marriage banquet) is derived from the root word Walam, which literally means to gather and assemble. The Arabs used it for… read more »

Is There a Difference of Opinion on Whether Slaughtering (Qurbani/Udhiya) is Necessary, and How Does One Deal With Years of Makeups?

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Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: Assalaam-u-alaykum, My understanding is that with regards to qurbani on Eid Al-Adha, in the Hanafi school, it is wajib upon everyone who: 1) is baaligh, 2) is sane, and 3) possesses wealth greater than or equal to nisaab However, I rarely came across a household where more than… read more »

Hoarding and Giving Away Others’ Possessions

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Answered by Sidi Wasim Shiliwala Question: If someone in your family has the habit of holding on to things (i.e. hoarding), is it permissible to dispose/donate their things without their permission? Answer: Walaikum As-salaam wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu, May Allah reward you for your concern regarding your relative. However, disposing of or donating others’ property… read more »

Zakat on Camels

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Question: As-salamu ‘alaykum, My in-laws have a history of herding livestock in Arabia, camels included. Could you please outline the Shafi’i schools position on the zakat of camels? Also, with charts/tables if that isn’t too much to ask. Jazakum Allahu khayran. Answer: Zakat on animals is restricted to livestock, meaning camels, cattle, sheep, and goats…. read more »