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gold and silver

Wedding Rings

Question:Is it permissible to have a wedding ring in Islam? People these days marry and use wedding rings as a symbol of their commitment to each other and because it has now become symbolic of marriage.   Answer: There is no harm in women possessing rings...

Zakaat

Question:I have a friend who is working class. She has been working all her life, she is now almost 50. Her husband has not worked most of their married life and she has been the bread winner of her family. I met her a few days ago and she was crying of the...

Zakat on gold,silver

Meri ammi ke paas purana gold,silver hai uska zakaat abhi ka new rate see nikalenge ya phir Jo rate Mai wo bikri hoga uss rate Mai nikalenge…… Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If the weight of your mothers gold and silver reaches the Nisaab...

How much is zakat

How much is zakat in GBP? The nisab is 87.48 grams of gold and 612.36 grams of silver this means gold is worth £2783.96 and silver is worth £229.94 Is gold or silver the minimum amount of wealth a Muslim must possess before they become eligible to pay Zakat Answer...

Spending money while owing money to zakat

If you owe money to zakat is it haram for you to spend your money on things such as a car ( I am asking can you can spend money on things before paying your zakat you owe for over 5 years) Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, It is a major sin to...

Plaited Rose gold

Question Assalam alaykum I wanted to ask if there is zakah on rose gold which is plated on womens rings? And are women allowed to wear rose plated rings? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

How can I be a better Muslim? (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: What kind of good deeds should one do daily to be considered a good muslim, lately I think that I'm not doing anything as the only thing I do is the 5 prayers no other ibadat !A: The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “Shall I not tell you of...

What rings are women permitted to wear?

Q. Respected Mufti Saheb, Kindly advise if women are allowed to wear 9 carat gold, silver or platinum rings? Moreover, are they allowed to wear imitation jewellery rings? Shukran Was Salaam A. A woman may wear rings made of gold and silver only. Rings made from other...