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Imam Abu Hanifa

Aqeedah from a scholar of Ahl al-Sunnah

As salamu alaykum what is the view of ulama about this, it’s very difficult to stay on the good way when some personality says that: https://islamqa.info/en/answers/93197/he-is-asking-about-al-aqeedah-al-tahhaawiyyah Fifthly: Despite what we have referred to of the...

Silk Clothing

How much Silk percentage does Imam Abu Hanifa allow to have in one’s clothes? Can I wear a shirt which has less percentage of silk in the fabric? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, It is not permissible to wear clothes which are made of fabric...

Yum Yum Sausage and Crab Meat.

Question: I would like to know if the YUM YUM Sausage coming from Trinidad is Halaal or Not. I would also like to know if it is that crab meat is halaal, and if it is, are all crab meat halaal? As you know there are two types of crab meat one that lives in the land...

Muslims eating shark.

Q. Can Muslims eat shark? A. According to the Mazhab of Imam Abu Hanifa and Imam Malik, shark is considered to be a fish and is permissible to consume. Imam Shafi and Imam Ahmad have considered it to be foul and not permissible. And Allah knows best. Mufti Waseem Khan...

Janaza prayer without Surah Fatiha.

Q. I was told that there is a hadith that said that “prayer without Surah Fatiha is invalid” and as such we should also recite it in the Janazah salaah although Imam Hanifa does not do it. I have heard that all the other schools of thought agree on this. Can you...

Istiwa Alal Arsh (Allaah rose above the throne)

After mentioning the creation of the heavens and the earth, verse 4 goes further to state, ‘then He (Allah) rose above the throne (istawa)’. Here, in this verse, it is mentioned that Allah rose above the throne. The Arabic word used to express this is ‘Istawa’ which,...

Imam Increase and decrease

Question: Salaam A brother informed me that Imam Abu Hanifa said, that iman don’t increase or decrease. Then he showed me that Allah said iman increase an decrease an also the prophet said so. So I started thinking why Imam Abu Hanifa will say that. If this is true or...