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DISTRIBUTION OF DECEASED AUNT’S REMAININGS

MY AUNT EXPIRED WITHOUT CHILDREN AND I / MYSELF, BEING A FOSTER SON NEEDED TO DISTRIBUTE THE REMAININGS OF MY AUNT WHICH INCLUDE CASH, JEWELLERY, FURNITURE, CLOTHINGS & ETC., PLEASE GUIDE AS PER HANAFI MASLAK / MADHAB TO WHOM I SHOULD DISTRIBUTE Answer Wa’alaykum...

Regarding zakaah

Assalamu alaikum. I have gold jewellery gifted by my parents at my wedding. I haven’t paid zakaah on it for many years now and I intend to pay it all ASAP. My husband has always been working in software development companies untill few years back when he got a job to...

Plaited Rose gold

Question Assalam alaykum I wanted to ask if there is zakah on rose gold which is plated on womens rings? And are women allowed to wear rose plated rings? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Giving Zakaat to a person in debt

Q. Can a Muslim who is in debt be helped to pay of his debt with Zakaat? What if such a person has a house, car, jewellery, investments etc., can he/she still be helped to pay his/her debts with Zakaat money? A. In principle, if the debts of a person are equivalent to...

What rings are women permitted to wear?

Q. Respected Mufti Saheb, Kindly advise if women are allowed to wear 9 carat gold, silver or platinum rings? Moreover, are they allowed to wear imitation jewellery rings? Shukran Was Salaam A. A woman may wear rings made of gold and silver only. Rings made from other...

Ruling on exchanging gold jewelry

Q. When I go for Umrah to Makkah, I take my gold and exchange it for gold at the jewellery shops. If I exchange my gold chain that weights 100 grams for a gold ring and gold bangle that weights 150 grams, is this correct Islamically? A. In terms of Shariah, if one is...