This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered 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.

Maintaining a balance in one’s life

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Q: Many family people justify long working hours or the many more working hours than they give to Taleem, Dhikr, Salah, Qur’an recitation, Dawah, Majalis, Khidmat of Deen etc by saying the following: “It’s a Shar’i command to earn and we have to live in this world.” Is this correct? A: Not maintaining a balance… read more »

Making jamaat

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Q: Is it permissible for a mother and son to perform Salaah together in Jamaat? If so, where should the mother stand and is it necessary for the mother to give the iqaamah? A: 1. It is permissible. 2. The mother will stand at the back. 3. The son will recite the iqaamah. And Allah… read more »


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Q: Being Associated with Tablighi Jamaat, can I practise Raf-e-yadain in Salaah? A: If you follow the Hanafi mazhab, then you should not make Raf’ul Yadain besides at the beginning of the Salaah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) … read more »

Marrying a Barelwi or Ahle Hadith

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Q: Can I marry a girl associated with the Barelwi Jamaat or the Ahle Hadith Jammat? A: If she pledges firmly committing herself to the ways of Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaa`ah, it is permissible. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source Link

Husband going for one year jamaat

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Q: A sister is asking that her husband wants to go for jamaat for one year and she can’t even stay away from him for two months without being close to him at night. She does bad things alone without her husband when he is not there. She can’t control herself. She tried to fast… read more »

Making Jamaat on an aeroplane

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Q: A person is on a plane with his wife, and the time for salaah sets in. There are no other Muslims visible that would be able to perform salaah with the man in jamaat. In this case 1) Would it be better that the husband and wife perform salaah with jamaat or better individually?… read more »