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Are women allowed to wear imitation rings?

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Q. Are women allowed to wear imitation rings? A. It is permissible for women to wear gold and silver rings only. Hence, it is not permissible for women to wear rings made from other metals or plastic. (Shaami 6/360) Since ‘imitation rings’ are not made from real gold or silver, it is not permissible for… read more »

Paying Zakaah on jewelry.

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Q. Do you have to pay Zakaah on your Jewelry separate from your normal Zakaah? How do I calculate what my Zakaah should be? How am I sure I am paying the right amount of Zakaah? I usually take two and a half percent of my salary every month towards Zakaah is this right? A…. read more »

Mother-in-law Hugging Her Son-in-law

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Q: Assalaamu Alaikum. Can a mother-in-law hug her son-in-law for special occasions like Eid day and even kiss him? Also, along with giving money or jewellery as a mahr, can a groom recite a part of Qur’aan to his bride as part of his mahr to her? A: Wa Alaikum As salaam, Yes, a mother-in-law… read more »

Calculating Zakaah for business stock.

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Q. I am a businessman and pay zakaat at the beginning of Ramadhan. I total all cash, jewellery and debtors and subtract the creditors to get my zakatable income. With regards to the business stock, I have heard two opinions. Many have mentioned that you have to calculate it at the cost price. Many have… read more »

Is a ring necessary for Nikaah?

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Comment: Assalam U Alaikum. I am getting nikkah in July Insha Allah.  My question is, 1) do I have to present a ring for the nikah or the walimah? Looking forward to a reply as soon as possible. Thank you. Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق No it is not essential for you to present… read more »

Can men wear stainless steel rings?

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Message: salaams, can men wear stainless steel rings? Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق Men should not wear rings made with stainless steel. According to the accepted verdict given by the majority of scholars, men must only wear rings made of silver. This is based on a tradition in which it is stated that a… read more »

What is the nisaab of gold?

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Q:Salaams, Is there a nisaab for gold in order to pay zakaat? Can you explain what is the correct way to go about weighing your gold jewellery? Jazakallah. Wa Alaikum Assalaam, A: Yes, there is a nisaab for gold. With respect to the gold in jewellery, take it to a jeweller and ask them to… read more »