Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: Can a Muslim boy marry a non-Muslim (Hindu) girl after her accepting Islam? A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: Surprisingly, once I was prostrated to by one of my son’s Hindu friends as respect since his father is dead. I stopped him at once. Will I have to repent now or anything? A: No, since you stopped him you had done the right thing. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered… read more »
Q: Some people walk on fire on Aashuraa. Is it permissible? A: This is a Hindu practice. It has got nothing to do with Islam. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: Our society name starts with OM which is a Hindu word for beginning any work. Will it be shirk if I have to write a check with that name? A: Try your best to avoid this. If these words are symbols of Hinduism and have shirki connotations then obviously it will amount to shirk,… read more »
Q: I was a Hindu and have two daughters. After the death of my husband, I married a Muslim man. My younger daughter and I accepted Islam. My elder daughter is now eighteen years old and has not accepted Islam. My husband and elder daughter do not have a healthy relationship as a father and… read more »
Q: I’m a 26 year old Muslim man. I committed zina multiple times with a Hindu female friend after which I felt guilty and asked Allah for forgiveness. I stayed away from zina after that. Now my parents are searching for a good and practicising Muslim girl for my marriage but I am not sure… read more »