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1. I am a member of a local government pension scheme. There is a death benefit for my wife if i pass away of a lump sum of many thousands of pound. Is this considered as a form of life insurance? If so, is the best thing to remove myself from the scheme? 2. What is the process of ghusl for a new born baby?

I am writing from Croydon, London, UK.  We are grateful for all the time that Mufti saheb has provided to us. I am a member of a local government pension scheme.  There is a death benefit for my wife if i pass away of a lump sum of many thousands of pound.  Is this...

For US muslims as well as muslims around the world. Many a time by us voting, we are somewhat pledging our allegience and support to a leader & party…So by you voting for a party, you indirectly are supporting these concepts which could make you accountable for this haraam?

For US muslims as well as muslims around the world. Many a time by us voting, we are somewhat pledging our allegience and support to a leader & party. Back here in South Africa, these parties approve & promote completely haraam concepts such as Riba, Alcohol,...