Imam Abu Hanifa Archives - IslamQA

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.

Touching one’s mother with lust

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Q: I am 20 years old and I was lying next to my mother while my legs were touching her legs (out of compassion) though I didnt have any bad intentions. Suddenly a very little bit movement occured in my penis. I mean a very little bit erection. I am very worried whether hurmat musahara… read more »

Sunnat Muakkadah of Jumuah Salaah

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Q: I try to follow Imam Abu Hanifa’s (rahimahullah) madhab here in USA. Please provide reference for my heart to be satisfied. The following are my questions 1. How many Sunnah mu’akkadah are there in Salat ul Jummah? My understanding is 4 before the fard and 4 after the fard. 2. Can we pray Salat… read more »

Following one Imaam of Fiqh

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Q: There are four schools of thought in which there are many differences, like Imam Shaafee says that one should recite Surah Fatiha behind the Imam whereas Imam Abu Hanifa says no to this. There is almost a difference of timing for asr salah. Where should one go, what must one do, who should he… read more »

Using a Aamil

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Asalamualikum,   From my childhood I’m suffering from one or the other diseases like fits, kidney stones, migrane and backpain.  And in the last  month i got admission in Australia for masters but it got cancelled and this sought of things happen most of tge time at the last moment, so… read more »

Zakat Queries

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One person has $1,000 in savings for the year, but has a long-term debt of paying off a house mortgage ($5,000 per year). Would they qualify to receive zakaat? Please explain which types of loans and debts will be used in zakat calcualation . in taleemul haqq 3 types are mentioned: qawee, mutawassit,… read more »

Preservation of Imam Sahebs Narrations

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Hazrat, I wanted to ask, all the narrations of Imam Abu Hanifa, how were they preserved? From my understanding, he didn’t compile a book like the other 3 Imams? Answer Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Kitāb al-Āthār… read more »

Leasing to a Bank or Insurance Company

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Assalammuallakkum, My name is Ansary,India. I had one Building in the heart of my home town. Now I am seeking rental clients. Can it permissible  to give to Banks, Inssurance companies.Please reply as early as possible. Regards Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful…. read more »

Janazah Salah in Saudi Arabia

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in the janazah namz at mecca , we offer salaam only to the right side………..may u kindly provide the HADITH in support of the same??????????? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. There are differences of opinion among the Imams… read more »