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Is cheese halal or haram?

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Answered by:  Moulana Muqtaur Rahman Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Is cheese halal or haram? Answer: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. It was narrated by Abdullah ibn Umar: The Prophet… read more »

The status of the book Fiqhul Akbar amongst the scholars of the past.

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Answered by: Moulana Tahsin Alam Question: Asalamualaikum please an “alim” munajid says on his website:   I am currently studying Tawheed. Is the book AL FIQH AL AKBAR connected to Imam Abu Hanifah? and what is the status of this book amongst the salaf? By… read more »

changing madhab for convenience

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Answered by: Mufti Muhammad Adnan Question: I wanted to find out if it’s permissible for someone who habitually has been following one madhab to change madhabs on the grounds of convenience? If so, does he need to specific consent from a particular scholar, or many ‘Ulema? Also if so, I take… read more »

Alcohol Products for external use

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Answered by Moulana Javed ibn Nazir Kachhalia Question: Is it true in the hanafi fiqh non khamr alcohols such as ethanol (corn derived) are permissible for external application e.g in creams and internal consumption e.g in sweets as long as they are in minute quantities barely there, not meant for intoxication… read more »