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Women Patrolling And Standing Guard

Question:Am I allowed to go for guarding (just one night) with a mahram so that I may attain the virtue of Jannah becoming waajib upon me?I will be sitting in the car, driving around the area for the duration of the shift unless there’s action which I highly doubt...

Wasiyyat (Bequest) With Conditions

Question:A person makes Wasiyyat that a certain percent of his wealth is for his grandchildren. However he attaches a condition that it should be used for their education.If the grandchildren have completed their studie, how should the Wasiyyat be fulfilled? Answer:...

Interpretation of Hadith

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Respected Mufti Sahab, Can you please explain the meaning of the following hadith: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: Whoever dies without having gone out for jihaad or having thought...

Understanding of a Hadith on Jihaad

Question: Salaams Hazrat Can you provide the correct understanding of this narration? The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: Whoever dies without having gone out for jihaad or having thought of doing so, dies on a branch of...

The practice of joint waleemahs

Q: In today’s times, we find the practice of a joint waleemah prevalent where the expenses of the waleemah are shared between the boy’s and girl’s party. Is this a Sunnah practice? In the Hadith of Tirmizi Shareef, it is mentioned that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alayhi...

The law of nafeer-e-aam in jihaad

Q:1. When will Jihaad be “Fardh Ayn”(obligatory on every Muslim)?2. What is the meaning of “Fardh Ayn”?3. What is the purpose of Jihaad? A:1. When there is one ameerul-mumineen and he declares nafeer-e-aam.2. The command is compulsory on every individual.3....

Is doing tableegh one kind of jihaad?

Q: Is doing tableegh one kind of jihaad? A: Tableegh is different and jihaad is different.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source Link

Going out in jamaat

Q: Is there any proof to show that a person should go out in jamaat for three days, forty days and for an Aalim to go out for one year?Also, is mastoorat jamaat proven and can a person use the hadeeth of jihaad where Nabi (sallallahu alaihi wasallam) went with few...

Jihaad and respect for women

Q: These are the few questions I have in mind:1. Why does Islam have the concept of Jihad? Is it necessary?2. Are Islamic Laws compatible in today’s world? Why?3. Does Islam disrespect women?A:1. A Muslim cannot ask these types of questions. All he needs to knows is...